Kevin Melrose

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DC Introduces Students Of "Gotham Academy" In New Promos

Wed, August 27th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

DC Comics introduces the students of "Gotham Academy," debuting in October from Becky Cloonan, Brenden Fletcher, Karl Kerschl and Romain Gaschet.

"Looney Tunes" Spinoff "Acme" Orders Up "X-Men: First Class" Writers

Wed, August 27th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

"X-Men: First Class" scribes Ashley Miller and Zack Stentz are set to pen Warner Bros. "Looney Tunes" spinoff, "Acme."

San Diego Convention Center Expansion Goes Back to Drawing Board

Wed, August 27th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

San Diego City Council won’t appeal a court ruling that struck down the hotel tax devised to fund most of the planned expansion of the San Diego Convention Center.

Lois Lane Getting Her Own YA Novel by Author Gwenda Bond

Tue, August 26th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Lois Lane will star next year in her own young-adult prose novel written by Gwenda Bond, author of "The Woken Gods" and the upcoming "Girl on a Wire."

EXCLUSIVE: James Stokoe's Monstrous Movie Poster for "Ragnarok"

Tue, August 26th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

ROBOT 6 has the exclusive first look at "Wonton Soup" creator James Stokoe‘s poster for the Norwegian action adventure "Ragnarok."

Donald Glover Cast as Disney's Ultimate Spider-Man

Tue, August 26th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Actor Donald Glover's wish comes true as he lends his voice to Miles Morales in Disney XD's "Ultimate Spider-Man" animated series.

Stan Lee Takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge (Well, Sort Of)

Mon, August 25th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

During a weekend appearance, the legendary creator happily agreed to undergo the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

Pristine Copy of "Action Comics" #1 Sells For Record $3.2 Million

Sun, August 24th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

The finest known copy of the first appearance of Superman fetched $3.2 million at auction, smashing the previous record of $2.16 million set in 2011.

Marvel Honors 3-Year-Old Jacoby Latta, 'A Fallen Avenger'

Fri, August 22nd, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Marvel will pay tribute next week to Jacoby Latta, a 3-year-old who died May 31 after being struck by a falling tree limb during a church picnic.

Henry Cavill Dons New Costume in Photo From "Batman V Superman" Set

Thu, August 21st, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

A photo from the Detroit set of Zack Snyder’s "Dawn of Justice" provides a good look at Henry Cavill in the Man of Steel’s new costume.

At Halfway Point, Bidding for "Action Comics" #1 Closes In On $2 Million

Tue, August 19th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Halfway through the 10-day eBay auction, bidding for the finest known copy of "Action Comics" #1 has surpassed $1.95 million dollars.

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson Confirms "Shazam" Role

Tue, August 19th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

FINALLY! The Rock has arrived in the DCU! Dwayne Johnson has confirmed that he will star in Warner Bros.' "Shazam," but not whether it will be as hero or villain.

How Comic-Con’s "Batman v Superman" Footage "Should Have Ended"

Sat, August 16th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

The "How It Should Have Ended" crew have an alternate, animated take on the "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" clip shown at Comic-Con.

NBC's "Constantine" Finds Its Papa Midnite

Fri, August 15th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Michael James Shaw will have a recurring guest role as the voodoo king of New Orleans in the upcoming supernatural drama.

"Action Comics" #1 Rockets to $1.6 Million in First Day of Bidding

Fri, August 15th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Just one day into the auction, bidding has already surpassed $1.6 million for the finest known copy of 1938's "Action Comics" #1, the first appearance of Superman.

Here's the Dancing Baby Groot Scene From "Guardians of the Galaxy"

Thu, August 14th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Fans calling for more Dancing Baby Groot can now (legally) watch that "Guardians of the Galaxy" scene over and over … and over.

Auction Starts Today for Finest Known Copy of "Action Comics" #1

Thu, August 14th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Today marks the beginning of the 10-day eBay auction of comics' Holy Grail: the finest known copy of "Action Comics" #1.

Remembering Robin Williams, Comic Book Fan

Tue, August 12th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

ROBOT 6 recalls a 2010 interview with the late Robin Williams, where he discussed his love of comics and some of his favorite reads.

Kirby Museum Refutes Claim It Stole Photocopied Art

Tue, August 12th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

The Jack Kirby Museum & Research Center denies the allegation it stole photocopies of the legendary artist’s pencil work, insisting they were donated, not loaned.

SDCC Sues Salt Lake Convention Over "Comic Con" Name

Mon, August 11th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

A lawsuit filed by CCI accuses the fledgling Utah convention of trademark infringement and attempting to "confuse and deceive" with its use of the term "Comic Con."