Executive Producer/Publisher
Los Angeles, CA
Northridge, CA
Nov 23

I'm the guy who runs this joint. It began in 1995 when it was just a site with links to other comic sites. Then in 1996 I launched a "Kingdom Come" fan site that grew a really cool community. I later combined the links site with the message boards and CBR was officially named.

Prior to dedicating myself to CBR, I worked in Los Angeles radio. I was Phil Hendrie's producer/comedy writer for his first three years in Los Angeles and worked with Dr. Laura Schlessinger, LA afternoon talk show hosts John & Ken and numerous other hosts. My first job in radio was as an intern at KIIS FM, working primarily with Magic Matt Allen and Bruce Vidal.

I live in Toluca Lake, CA with my dog Yeager -- named after Chuck, not the alcohol.

FIRST COMIC: Whitman "Looney Tunes." First Super Hero comics was DC Comics "Green Lantern" #203 and I admit it's because based on the cover I thoughy Mickey Mouse was getting a Green Lantern ring!

FAVORITE CHARACTER: Green Lantern (Hal Jordan), Wesley Dodds

Articles By Jonah Weiland

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CBR TV: Cliff Chiang on "Wonder Woman's" Design and his Almost Law Career

Wed, May 21st, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

"Wonder Woman" artist Cliff Chiang stopped by the CBR Tiki Room at WonderCon to discuss the critically acclaimed take on the Amazon.

CBR TV: Dylan O'Brien & James Dashner Bring "Maze Runner" to Life

Wed, May 14th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Star Dylan O'Brien and author James Dashner visited the CBR Tiki Room to discuss adapting Dashner's young adult trilogy to film with a rookie director.

CBR TV: Luc Besson on "Lucy" and Taking Creative Risks

Mon, May 12th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Director Luc Besson discusses his upcoming film "Lucy," selling a story to "Metal Hurlant," taking creative risks in Hollywood film and more.

CBR TV: Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa Gets Creative, Horrific with Archie

Thu, May 8th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Archie Comics CCO Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa on growing the brand, "Afterlife with Archie's" success and its new Sabrina-starring companion series.

CBR TV: Payton, Jelenic & Horvath Get Wacky with "Teen Titans Go!"

Wed, May 7th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Producers Michael Jelenic & Aaron Horvath and Cyborg voice actor Khary Payton discuss the evolution of "Teen Titans Go!" as it enters Season 2.

CBR TV: Jim Lee on His Future in Comics; DC's Weekly Series & More

Mon, May 5th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Jim Lee stopped by the CBR Tiki Room at WonderCon 2014 and discussed DC's current slate of weekly series, his future in comics and more.

Out With the Old: Introducing the New CBR Community

Wed, April 30th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Jonah Weiland introduces the new CBR Community, an inclusive and welcoming place, with a message explaining what it is and why it has replaced the CBR Forums.

CBR TV: Talking "Lumberjanes" With Noelle Stevenson

Wed, April 30th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Creator Noelle Stevenson discusses the incredibly positive reaction to "Lumberjanes," taking advantage of opportunity and social media.

CBR TV: Braga & West Bring Witches to TV in "Salem"

Sun, April 27th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Co-creator Brannon Braga and star Shane West put WGN America's first scripted series, "Salem," on trial at WonderCon, opening up about their bewitching new show.

CBR TV: Manapul Injects Mystery Into "Detective Comics"

Fri, April 25th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

New "Detective Comics" writer/artist Francis Manapul stopped by the CBR Tiki Room at WonderCon to discuss his take on Batman and more.

CBR TV: Waid on "Daredevil," "Hulk" & Return of "Empire"

Wed, April 23rd, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Mark Waid stopped by the CBR Tiki Room at WonderCon to discuss his Marvel work, the challenge of owning a comic shop and new announcements for Thrillbent.

WonderCon 2014 Photo Parade: Friday

Mon, April 21st, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

WonderCon took over Anaheim last weekend, and as always, CBR News was there, documenting the show, top to bottom!

CBR TV: Katt & Folino Talk "Sparks," "Greatest American Hero's" Influence

Sat, April 12th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

"Greatest American Hero" star William Katt and writer/director Christopher Folino visited the CBR Speakeasy to talk about their new film "Sparks."

CBR TV: Ashley Bell, Clint Howard Discuss the Draw of "Sparks"

Thu, April 10th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Ashley Bell and Clint Howard discuss working on "Sparks," the noir superhero film based on the Christopher Folino and JM Ringuet graphic novel.

CBR TV: Adam Glass Talks "Supernatural" and His Comics Future

Wed, April 9th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

"Supernatural" executive producer Adam Glass discusses the long-running CW series's early Season 10 pick up, creator-owned comic projects & more

CBR TV: Markus & McFeeley on the Challenges of "The Winter Soldier"

Mon, April 7th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

"The Winter Soldier" scribes Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely tease prep for "Captain America 3" and discuss the game-changing reveal of Marvel's latest film.

CBR TV: Edmondson on "Punisher" and His Epic "Rizzoli & Isles" Story

Sun, April 6th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

"The Punisher" scribe Nathan Edmondson discussed his love of Los Angeles, moving Frank Castle to the West Coast and an incredible "Rizzoli & Isles" story.

Evan Dorkin Talks Comics - Among Other Things - with CBR TV

Sat, April 5th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

During New York Comic Con, Eisner Award winning cartoonist Evan Dorkin stopped by the CBR skybox to talk comics. This is what happened.

Marc Silvestri Reflects on Breaking Into Comics, Creates Magic with "Rise of the Magi"

Tue, March 25th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Top Cow founder Marc Silvestri discusses his experience breaking into comics, his time as an altar boy and his upcoming series "Rise of the Magi."

CBR TV: Nicholas Brendon & James Marsters On "Buffy Season 10"

Fri, March 21st, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

"Buffy the Vampire Slayer" actors Nicholas Brendon and James Marsters discuss writing their own characters in Dark Horse's "Buffy Season 10" and more.

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