Erik Amaya

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Tim Kring Talks "Heroes" History

Tue, November 18th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

"Heroes" and "Crossing Jordan" creator Tim Kring educated the audience at last Saturday's Screenwriter’s Expo on the process of creating a television show, managing the writing, and the constraints of the serialized format.

On Set with Brubaker's Angel of Death

Wed, October 29th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

CBR’s exclusive visit to the set of "Angel of Darkness" reveals the Ed Brubaker-written internet series starring Zoë Bell is a labor of great excitement and enthusiasm for everyone involved.

Comics to Console

Fri, October 3rd, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

"Prince of Persia" creator Jordan Mechner, "Bionic Commando" comics writer Justin Marks and game designer Flint Dille gathered at the West Hollywood Book Fair to discuss the cross-pollination between games, comics and film.

GAME PREVIEW: "Spider-Man: Web of Shadows"

Thu, October 2nd, 2008 | Category: Video Games

CBR News gets a hands-on feel for the anticipated new video game “Spider-Man: Web of Shadows,” in which a symbiote army invades Manhattan,with guest stars Black Cat, Luke Cage and Wolverine.

The Many Loves of Ray Bradbury

Wed, October 1st, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

Legendary Science Fiction author and playwright Ray Bradbury entertained the crowd at Sunday’s West Hollywood Book Fair, discussing works like "Fahrenheit 451," the EC Comics adaptations of his work and more.

Len Wein: Watching The Watchmen

Tue, September 30th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

“Watchmen” editor Len Wein discussed at the West Hollywood Book Fair editing the classic graphic novel,working with Moore & Gibbons, writing the video game, and which of his comics creations looks best on screen.

CCI: BOOM! Studios

Mon, August 4th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

Mark Waid and BOOM! Studios talked to fans at Comic-Con International about the successes of the past years and look into the publisher's future, with new projects including Disney/Pixar comics, "Farscape" and more.

CCI: Mike Mignola

Thu, July 31st, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

Hellboy creator Mike Mignola entertained questions from fans last Saturday at Comic-Con International in San Diego. He discussed the necessity for mystery in his stories, why the films follow a different story, and what's next for Hellboy.

CCI: Battlestar Galactica

Thu, July 31st, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

Kevin Smith and the cast and crew of Sci Fi's “Battlestar Galactica” entertained fans at Comic-Con International with recollections and insights into previous seasons and a tease of the final episodes of the popular cable series.

CCI: David Mack - Dreaming "Electric Ant"

Fri, July 25th, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

CBR News talked with writer/artist David Mack about his upcoming adaptation of Philip K. Dick's "The Electric Ant" for Marvel, announced this weekend at Comic- Con International.

From "Stumptown" to San Diego with Southworth

Tue, July 22nd, 2008 | Category: Comic Books

CBR News talks with “Stumptown” artist Matthew Southworth about his and Greg Rucka's upcoming Oni Press private-eye series and its special preview available this week at Comic-Con International in San Diego.

Djimon Hounsou: Thulsa Doom Speaks

Tue, July 22nd, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

Djimon Hounsou talked with CBR News about his new role as Thulsa Doom. The actor tells us about developing the story, inspiration from Robert E. Howard and James Earl Jones, and his fearlessness about the green screen.

HELM THE DARK KNIGHT: Christopher Nolan

Mon, July 14th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

Director Christopher Nolan talks with CBR News about the challenges of technology and casting in “The Dark Knight,” shares his designers' reactions to the notion of the Batpod, and talks Harvey Dent.


Tue, July 8th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

“The Dark Knight’s” Christian Bale talks once more to CBR about Batman’s discipline and intensity, Heath Ledger, and the importance of Christopher Nolan to the reborn film franchise.


Mon, July 7th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

The new Rachel Dawes, Maggie Gyllenhaal, talks with CBR News about taking over the role from Katie Holmes, the differences between "The Dark Knight" movies and independent films, and 300-storey drops.


Thu, July 3rd, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

CBR News speaks once more with "The Dark Knight" co-star Gary Oldman, this time about the appeal of Jim Gordon, his upcoming “A Christmas Carol,” and his thoughts for a third Batman film. SPOILER WARNING.


Wed, July 2nd, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

“The Dark Knight” producers Charles Roven and Emma Thomas tell CBR News about the benefits and difficulties of using IMAX cameras to film the Batman sequel, including what sequences were shot in the oversized format.


Mon, June 30th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

David S. Goyer and Jonathan Nolan tell CBR News of the tragic and elemental forces at work in their script for "The Dark Knight," from which comics they took inspiration, and who the film's true protagonist is.

The Dark Knight: The CBR Review

Sun, June 29th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

Christopher Nolan's second Batman outing is a dark, haunting vision that reveals to a mass audience what fans of the characters have known for years - the Joker is nothing to laugh at.

WANTED: The CBR Review

Thu, June 26th, 2008 | Category: TV/Film

With two reviews -- one to read if you love the comic and one to read if you've never read it -- CBR takes a close look at "Wanted," the new film based on the Top Cow comic by Mark Millar and JG Jones.