Kevin Melrose

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Warner Bros. CEO Announces Layoffs

Fri, September 5th, 2014 | Category: TV, Film

Warner Bros. CEO Kevin Tsujihara confirmed impending layoffs across the studio in a memo sent earlier this week.

Receiving Cap's Shield Was One of Colbert's "Proudest Moments"

Thu, September 4th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Speaking with "Late Night" host Seth Meyers, Stephen Colbert discussed his Falcon variant cover and how it felt getting Captain America's shield.

Disney Bringing "Big Hero 6" and "Tomorrowland" to NYCC

Wed, September 3rd, 2014 | Category: TV, Film

The directors and producers of both films (plus special guests) will headline special presentations Oct. 9 at New York Comic Con.

Japan's "Chibatman" Revealed, but Not Unmasked

Tue, September 2nd, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

The Batman of Japan's Chiba Prefecture -- or "Chibatman" -- discussed his reasons for donning the cape and cowl, but his identity remains secret.

Comics A.M. - Books-A-Million Sees Growth in Graphic Novel Sales

Tue, September 2nd, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Book chain says "The Walking Dead," manga driving sales increase! What's the economic impact of Salt Lake Comic Con? Alan Moore talks Lovecraft! Plus more!

Legendary Archie Comics Artist Stan Goldberg Passes Away

Mon, September 1st, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Stan Goldberg, legendary Archie Comics artist and Silver Age Marvel colorist, passed away Sunday at the age of 82.

Canada Introduces Superman Coins Featuring Iconic DC Covers

Fri, August 29th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

The Royal Canadian Mint has introduced four new Canadian collector coins featuring iconic Superman comic book covers, including "Action Comics" #1.

Six Flags Unveils Justice League, Joker & Harley Quinn Rides

Thu, August 28th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Six Flags has announced a 2015 slate of new attractions at its 18 theme parks that includes Justice League, Joker and Harley Quinn-themed rides.

Bryan Singer Accuser Drops Sex-Abuse Lawsuit

Thu, August 28th, 2014 | Category: TV, Film

A federal judge has allowed a former child to withdraw his lawsuit accusing the "X-Men: Days of Future Past" director of sexually assaulting him when he was a teenager.

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.