Jeffrey Renaud

Staff Writer
London, Ontario, Canada
Windsor, Ontario, Canada
May 5, 1972

My childhood revolved around three things: “The Super Friends,” “Star Wars” and Wayne Gretzky. Not much has changed (some 30 years later) except that I now have an awesome wife, three wonderful children and a full-time job, so my hours with the three previous loves of my life – television, movies and hockey – grows smaller and smaller with each passing year. And that’s a good thing. But thanks to the fine folks at CBR, SFX, Chill, The Hockey News, Dobberhockey and the now deceased, Geek Monthly, Starlog and Cult Times, I still manage to find a few hours each day for Aquaman, Obi-Wan Kenobi and the Coolest Game on Earth.

FIRST COMIC: With my own money, “The Super Friends” #44 (May 1, 1981)

FAVORITE CHARACTER: Superman, The Flash, Aquaman, Bigby Wolf and Dr. Singh

Articles By Jeffrey Renaud

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GOLDEN AGE JAMES ROBINSON I: Justice League

Thu, May 22nd, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

In the first of a two-part series, superstar writer James Robinson discusses his upcoming “Justice League” title and sheds some light on a new project featuring one of his beloved “Starman” characters.

Bagley Bags Bizarro “Sports Illustrated” Cover

Tue, May 20th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

With the heavy schedule of weekly series “Trinity” ever present, superstar artist Mark Bagley managed to knock a “Sports Illustrated” cover out of the park this week and we've got the story behind the Bizarro cover. UPDATED

DCU's Timestream Gets a "Booster" from Dixon

Mon, May 19th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

Veteran Bat-book writer Chuck Dixon will pen a two-part arc for “Booster Gold” in issues #11 and #12, following the exit of co-writers Geoff Johns and Jeff Katz. We spoke with Dixon about the book, of which he is a huge fan.

Sable Puts a Dent in “Two-Face: Year One”

Fri, May 16th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

With eclectic nods to “Dexter” and “The Untouchables,” Mark Sable talks (out of just one side of his mouth) about “Two-Face: Year One,” its place in the Batman mythology, and his ideas for expanding Gotham City.

"Manhunter" Lives to Fight Another Day

Wed, May 14th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

"Manhunter" and its cult favorite protagonist Kate Spencer have received not one but two stays of execution. Writer Marc Andreyko tells CBR News why and shares news on what readers will see in the revived series.

Batgirl and Beechen Seek Redemption

Tue, May 13th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

Adam Beechen has a history with Cassandra Cain, and in the upcoming six-issue miniseries “Batgirl,” the writer plans to resolve every question left outstanding regarding the troubled character.

McDuffie Confirms No "Crisis" For “JLA”

Wed, May 7th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

"Justice League of America" writer Dwayne McDuffie teases CBR readers wth what’s next for DC’s top-selling comic, and details exactly how "Final Crisis" will influence the book.

Sturges is Big Brother of Vertigo’s “House of Mystery”

Tue, May 6th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

Following the likes of Cain, Abel and Elvira, Matt Sturges and Bill Willingham are the new caretakers of Vertigo’s “House of Mystery.” We spoke with Sturges about the series, which debuts this week.

Palmiotti & Conner Bust Out on "Power Girl"

Thu, April 24th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

DC Comics' fan-favorite heroine Power Girl finally gets her own solo title, and CBR News spoke with co-writer Jimmy Palmiotti and artist Amanda Conner about the long-awaited new monthly.

NYCC: “Greatest Hits” Gets a Ticket to Ride at Vertigo

Wed, April 23rd, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

Bite Club co-creator David Tischman and artist Glenn Fabry give Vertigo its first superhero team in nearly a decade with his own version of the fab four, The Mates, in the six-issue Greatest Hits.

NYCC Exclusive: Dark Horse Runs Wild with "Solomon Kane"

Sun, April 20th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

"Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Season 8" editor Scott Allie is writing Robert E. Howard's "Solomon Kane" for Dark Horse and CBR has an exclusive first look at superstar artist John Cassaday's cover for #1.

ALL STAR MORRISON III: Superman

Thu, April 17th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

In the third and final part of CBR's series, superstar writer Grant Morrison speaks of his oneness with the Man of Steel in All Star Superman and hints at the possibility of some upcoming All Star one-shots. Oh, and more Seaguy too.

Nicieza Navigates DCU's Backstory in "Trinity"

Thu, April 17th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

Veteran comic writer Fabian Nicieza is showcasing one of his old favorites, Hawkman, in the early issues of "Trinity," DC's forthcoming year-long, weekly event series. CBR News spole with him about that and much more.

ALL STAR GRANT MORRISON II: Batman

Wed, April 16th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

In the second part of a weeklong series, superstar writer Grant Morrison discusses with CBR Bruce Wayne’s last stand in “Batman R.I.P.” and handicaps three of his possible replacements: Nightwing, Robin and Damian.

ALL STAR GRANT MORRISON I: Final Crisis

Tue, April 15th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

In the first part of a weeklong series, writer Grant Morrison discusses with CBR News the finality of "Final Crisis," the fates of Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman, and teases The Flash, Martian Manhunter and the tie-in specials.

Sturges Picks Up the Scarab Running in "Blue Beetle"

Mon, April 14th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

Matthew Sturges (Jack of Fables, House of Mystery) steps in to save the day and, more importantly, the scarab as the new writer of DC's Blue Beetle beginning with July's issue #29.

Wagner Saws Madame Xanadu in Half with Vertigo

Fri, April 11th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

The creator of Mage and Grendel is bringing DC's modern mystic to Vertigo for a brand new series this June. We spoke with Matt Wagner about Madame Xanadu, forthcoming Grendel stories and a new secret project.

Producer James Tucker Looks Back on "Legion Of Super-Heroes"

Wed, April 9th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

The veteran TV producer leaves Brainiac 5 battling some inner demons as “The Legion of Super-Heroes” comes to an end while preparing himself for DC’s latest animated venture, “Batman: The Brave and the Bold.”

INFINITE GEOFF JOHNS IV: Booster Gold

Fri, April 4th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

This just in: Geoff Johns is staying on “Booster Gold” through issue #1,000,000! We’ve also got some bonus coverage of “DC Universe: Zero" in the final chapter of our weeklong spotlight on the superstar writer.

Guggenheim is Going “Nowhere Man”

Fri, April 4th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

"Wolverine" writer Marc Guggenheim has teamed with none other than Wolverine himself to create “Nowhere Man," a new series from Virgin Comics, and speaks with CBR News about the Jackman-fueled project.

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