Kevin Melrose

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Robert Kirkman Explains Governor's Absence on "The Walking Dead"

Fri, November 8th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

Wondering where The Governor's been in Season 4 of "The Walking Dead"? Creator Robert Kirkman explains and says his return will be "a really big, memorable moment."

Smulders Confirms Maria Hill is in "The Avengers: Age of Ultron"

Fri, November 8th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

Cobie Smulders, who recently reprised her role as Maria Hill on "Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," says she’ll appear in "The Avengers: Age of Ultron."

Vertigo Debuts "The Sandman: Overture" Television Spot

Fri, November 8th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Vertigo has debuted the television commercial for "The Sandman: Overture" by Neil Gaiman and J.H. Williams III.

"Star Wars: Episode VII" to Open Dec. 18, 2015

Thu, November 7th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

Disney has set a Dec. 18, 2015 release date for "Star Wars: Episode VII," directed by J.J. Abrams from a script he co-wrote with franchise veteran Lawrence Kasdan.

Superman's a Pain In the Neck In "Man of Steel: The Animated Series"

Wed, November 6th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

A parody "Man of Steel: The Animated Series" video combines the morality and logic of the film with the tone of the cartoon with hilarious results.

Sued by Disney, Theater Claims it Licensed Spider-Man From Stan Lee Media

Wed, November 6th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

Sued for using Spider-Man in a stage production, a theater claims it has legally licensed several Marvel characters - from Stan Lee Media.

Jackman, Mangold In Sequel Talks for "The Wolverine"

Tue, November 5th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

"The Wolverine" star Hugh Jackman and director James Mangold are in negotiaions for another movie starring the loner X-Man.

Marvel and LEGO Assemble "Maximum Overload" Web Series

Tue, November 5th, 2013 | Category: Video Games

Loki will unleash mischief in "LEGO Marvel Super Heroes: Maximum Overload," a 10-episode web series launching today on, the Disney YouTube channel and elsewhere.

"The Simpsons" Pays Moving Tribute to Marcia Wallace

Mon, November 4th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

"The Simpsons" bid a touchingly appropriate farewell to actress Marcia Wallace, and her character Edna Krabappel, with a somber chalkboard gag.

"Justice League Canada" to Introduce Young Cree Superheroine

Thu, October 31st, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Jeff Lemire's upcoming "Justice League Canada" will introduce a new superheroine whose background and powers are tied to the Cree culture.

Batman Steals the Spotlight in New "LEGO Movie" Trailer

Thu, October 31st, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

Will Arnett’s Batman introduces the new trailer for "The LEGO Movie," the upcoming 3D-animated adventure from the directors of "Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs."

"The Simpsons" To Retire Edna Krabappel

Tue, October 29th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

The producers of "The Simpsons" plan to “retire” Bart’s jaded yet hopelessly romantic teacher Edna Krabappel following the death of voice actor Marcia Wallace.

First Trailer for "X-Men: Days of Future Past" Debuts

Tue, October 29th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

The first trailer for Bryan Singer's "X-Men: Days of Future Past" has been released, offering glimpses of Blink, Bishop, Wolverine, Rogue and more.

Disney Bringing An End to Marvel & "Star Wars" Slot Machines

Mon, October 28th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Disney is bringing to an end slot machine and lottery ticket licensing deals that have been viewed as hypocritical to its anti-gambling stance.

Universal Studios Axes "Bill & Ted" Show with Gay, Mincing Superman

Thu, October 24th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Universal Studios Hollywood has canceled its Bill and Ted Halloween Horror Nights show, which featured a Man of Steel who is a mincing gay stereotype.

Loki Will Be Bisexual, Occasionally Female in "Agent of Asgard"

Thu, October 24th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Answering fan questions on Tumblr, "Loki: Agent of Asgard" writer Al Ewing revealed that the title character is bisexual and will "shift between genders."

Cartoon Network: "'Beware the Batman' Is No Longer On Our Air"

Thu, October 24th, 2013 | Category: TV/Film

In a move frustratingly familiar to DC Nation fans, Cartoon Network has abruptly and completely removed "Beware the Batman" from its line-up.

Appeals Court Refuses Rehearing in Jack Kirby Copyright Battle

Wed, October 23rd, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

The Second Circuit Court of Appeals ends the effort by Jack Kirby's children to gain a copyright stake in Marvel characters he created or co-created.

Stan Lee Media Loses Appeal in Conan the Barbarian Rights Battle

Tue, October 22nd, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

A judge has delivered the deathblow to Stan Lee Media’s attempt to claim ownership of the Cimmerian known as Conan.

Blast from the Past: Liefeld-Illustrated Ad for Youngblood’s Planned 1987 Debut

Tue, October 22nd, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Check out a rare ad from 1987 for what was supposed to be the first appearance of "Youngblood," by a 19-year-old Rob Liefeld and Hank Kanalz.