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X-POSITION: Nicieza Body-Slides From "Age of Apocalypse" to "Deadpool & Cable"

X-POSITION: Nicieza Body-Slides From "Age of Apocalypse" to "Deadpool & Cable"

"Age of Apocalypse" and "Deadpool & Cable: Split Second" writer Fabian Nicieza answers your questions about his two mutant series for Marvel.

Fanning, Cooke & Kirke on Spielberg's Reported

Fanning, Cooke & Kirke on Spielberg's Reported "Ready Player One" Shortlist

TV

Elle Fanning, Olivia Cooke and Lola Kirke are reported to be on the shortlist for Steven Spielberg's adaptation of "Ready Player One."

8 hours ago

"Batmetal Returns," with Lots of Head-Banging (and -Smashing)

Comic Books

Backed once again by his band the Children of Batman, the Dark Knight has returned to kick butt and belt out metal.

9 hours ago
REPORT: Gina Rodriguez, Tatiana Maslany, Olivia Cooke on

REPORT: Gina Rodriguez, Tatiana Maslany, Olivia Cooke on "Star Wars: Episode VIII" Shortlist

Film

Rian Johnson's "Star Wars: Episode VIII" will reportedly feature a new female lead and Rodriguez, Maslany and Cooke have made it to the shortlist.

9 hours ago
Kermit the Frog's New

Kermit the Frog's New "Muppets" Girlfriend Revealed

TV

Kermit the Frog has apparently moved on from Miss Piggy, and will have a new love interest on the forthcoming ABC series "The Muppets."

10 hours ago
Follow the Further

Follow the Further "Avatar: The Last Airbender" Adventures in Dark Horse's Timeline

Comic Books

Dark Horse's "Avatar: The Last Airbender" comics pick up where the TV show left off, and here's a look at how the story has progressed so far.

10 hours ago
by Albert Ching
Villains New & Old Rise in First

Villains New & Old Rise in First "Gotham" Season 2 Premiere Photos

TV

In a slew of new photos from the season two premiere, new villains like Theo and Tabitha Galavan arrive and young Bruce Wayne explores a cave.

11 hours ago
by Meagan Damore

"Supergirl" Casts Red Tornado and T.O. Morrow in Dual Role

TV

Iddo Goldberg has landed the role of Dr. T.O. Morrow, who creates the advanced android Red Tornado for the U.S. Army, on CBS' "Supergirl."

12 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
Reginald Hudlin and David Hill to Produce 88th Oscars

Reginald Hudlin and David Hill to Produce 88th Oscars

TV, Film

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has tapped the industry veterans to produce the Academy Awards telecast, airing on Feb. 28.

12 hours ago
Wrestling Legend Jimmy

Wrestling Legend Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka Charged with Third-Degree Murder

TV

The WWE Hall of Famer has been charged with third-degree murder and involuntary manslaughter following the 1983 death of his girlfriend.

12 hours ago
X-POSITION: Nicieza Body-Slides From

X-POSITION: Nicieza Body-Slides From "Age of Apocalypse" to "Deadpool & Cable"

Comic Books

"Age of Apocalypse" and "Deadpool & Cable: Split Second" writer Fabian Nicieza answers your questions about his two mutant series for Marvel.

12 hours ago
by Brett White
Office Workers Awaken The Force With

Office Workers Awaken The Force With "Star Wars" Post-It Murals

Film

Inspired by Ben Brucker's superhero murals, a team of employees from Viking Direct used the Force, and several thousand Post-It notes, to brighten their own office.

12 hours ago
Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Greg Berlanti Bring Brides of Dracula Drama to NBC

Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Greg Berlanti Bring Brides of Dracula Drama to NBC

TV

Titled "Brides," Aguirre-Sacasa and Berlanti's family drama posits what would have happened if Van Helsing hadn't killed the brides of Dracula.

12 hours ago

"Star Wars" Facebook Page Shuts Down Sexist Commenter

Film

When one fan commented that Captain Phasma's armor wasn't feminine enough, the official "Star Wars" Facebook page had a Forceful response.

13 hours ago
What's in Your Personal Canon?

What's in Your Personal Canon?

Comic Books

Fans of any comic or movie franchise eventually come up with their own personal canon of what "counts" and what doesn't, so what's in yours?

13 hours ago
BBC to Adapt China Miéville's

BBC to Adapt China Miéville's "The City & The City"

TV

Tony Grisoni will write the four-part adaptation of the award-winning 2009 novel.

13 hours ago
Abrams Praises Ford's

Abrams Praises Ford's "Remarkable" Han Solo Return In "Force Awakens"

Film

"Star Wars" director J.J. Abrams reveals what it was like to look C-3PO in the eye and give him directions on the "Force Awakens" set.

13 hours ago
120,000-Brick LEGO Erebor will Tower Over Any Hobbit (or Dwarf)

120,000-Brick LEGO Erebor will Tower Over Any Hobbit (or Dwarf)

Film

The replica of the Dwarven kingdom of Erebor from "The Hobbit" stands 7 feet tall and weighs nearly 300 pounds.

13 hours ago
Kirkman's Skybound Hires Marvel Editor Jon Moisan

Kirkman's Skybound Hires Marvel Editor Jon Moisan

Comic Books

Jon Moisan, who's worked at Marvel since 2011, is headed to the west coast for a new position at Robert Kirkman's Skybound Entertainment.

14 hours ago
by Albert Ching
James Bond Makes His Move in New

James Bond Makes His Move in New "Spectre" Images

Film

Stars Daniel Craig and Léa Seydoux are showcased in the latest images from the 24th James Bond film, the Sam Mendes-directed "Spectre."

14 hours ago
CBR TV: Working on

CBR TV: Working on "March" Has Changed Artist Nate Powell

Comic Books

Illustrator Nate Powell discusses telling Congressman John Lewis' story in Top Shelf's "March" and how the experienced has transformed him.

14 hours ago
by Jonah Weiland
Boba Fett Sets Sights on a New Republic in

Boba Fett Sets Sights on a New Republic in "Star Wars" Fan Short

Film

Even after his backstory was revealed in the "Star Wars" prequels, Boba Fett retains a mystique that proves irresistible to fans -- and fan filmmakers.

15 hours ago
Joe Mad Taking to Kickstarter to Fund

Joe Mad Taking to Kickstarter to Fund "Battle Chasers: Nightwar" Game

Comic Books, Video Games

Joe Madureira's studio, Airship Syndicate, will soon launch a campaign to crowdfund their upcoming JRPG.

15 hours ago
by Stephen Gerding
EXCL. PREVIEW:

EXCL. PREVIEW: "Dark Tower: The Drawing of the Three - Lady of Shadows" #2

Comic Books

Stephen King's "Dark Tower" story continues in an all-new series by Robin Furth, Peter David and Jonathan Marks.

15 hours ago
Chloe Grace Moretz Fights Back in Trailer For Alien-Invasion Thriller

Chloe Grace Moretz Fights Back in Trailer For Alien-Invasion Thriller "The 5th Wave"

Film

The "Kick-Ass" veteran is out to find her brother and save the world in this latest adaptation of a young-adult sci-fi novel.

15 hours ago
Suspects in Alleged Pokemon Plot Will Remain in Jail

Suspects in Alleged Pokemon Plot Will Remain in Jail

TV, Video Games

Two men suspected of planning a mass shooting last month at the Pokemon World Championships in Boston will be held without bail for the next four months.

16 hours ago

"James Bond" Author Calls Idris Elba "Too Street" for the Role, Apologizes

Film

Anthony Horowitz, the latest "James Bond" novelist, said that Elba is "a bit too rough" for the suave character and later apologized for his comments.

16 hours ago
Mavis Catches Air in New

Mavis Catches Air in New "Hotel Transylvania 2" Clip

Film

Mavis pulls off some impressive BMX stunts in this new clip from director Genndy Tartakovsky's "Hotel Transylvania 2."

16 hours ago

"Attack On Titan" Publisher Kodansha Comics Debuts On comiXology

Digital Comics

ComiXology has announced a deal with the U.S. imprint of Japanese publisher Kodansha Ltd. to bring its manga titles to the digital platform.

16 hours ago
by Kevin Melrose

"Batman: Second Chances" Writer Recalls Editorial Clashes, Reaction to Robin's Death

TV, Comic Books

Max Allan Collins explains why he's one of the "most hated" "Batman" writers ever, his amusement at Jason Todd's fate and his upcoming TV series.

16 hours ago
by Alex Dueben
WATCH: Gamora's Past Revealed in

WATCH: Gamora's Past Revealed in "Guardians of the Galaxy: Origins" Short

TV, Comic Books, Film

The latest prologue to Disney XD's upcoming "Guardians of the Galaxy" animated series focuses on Gamora's mysterious past.

16 hours ago
by Stephen Gerding
Comics A.M. - Neighbors Throw Young Fan His Own Comic Con

Comics A.M. - Neighbors Throw Young Fan His Own Comic Con

Comic Books

12-year-old boy missed out on Tampa Bay Comic Con, but got his own mini-con! Ben Hatke talks "Little Robot"! Liz Suburbia chats about "Sacred Heart"! Plus more!

17 hours ago
Star Destroyer Arrives in San Andreas with this

Star Destroyer Arrives in San Andreas with this "GTA V" PC Mod

Video Games, Film

There have been a lot of PC mods for "Grand Theft Auto V," but none will likely be more pleasing to "Star Wars" fans than these two.

17 hours ago
Daniel Craig Suggests

Daniel Craig Suggests "Spectre" Could Be His Last Bond Film

Film

With his fourth James Bond film opening in November, star Daniel Craig doesn’t seem particularly excited for a fifth.

17 hours ago
Batman Back in Action in New

Batman Back in Action in New "Suicide Squad" Photos, Video

Comic Books, Film

The Dark Knight continues his hunt for the Joker and Harley Quinn in new images and video from the DC Comics film.

17 hours ago
by Stephen Gerding
COMIC REEL: Isaac Compares

COMIC REEL: Isaac Compares "X-Men: Apocalypse" And "Star Wars" Roles; "Wonder Woman" Location Info Revealed

TV, Film

Oscar Isaac talks bringing Apocalypse to life; "Wonder Woman" gains the production name "Nightingale" and more.

18 hours ago
by Brett White
EXCL. PREVIEW:

EXCL. PREVIEW: "Avatar: Smoke & Shadow" TPB Threatens the Fire Nation

Comic Books

Zuko must be removed from the throne or the country will perish in Dark Horse's latest "Avatar: The Last Airbender" story by Gene Yang & Gurihiru.

18 hours ago
Activision's

Activision's "Deadpool" is Heading to PlayStation 4, Xbox One

Video Games

The 2013 third-person shooter is coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in November with a $50 re-release.

18 hours ago
by Kevin Melrose
Hayao Miyazaki To Build Children's Nature Retreat

Hayao Miyazaki To Build Children's Nature Retreat

Film

The beloved animator, whose films include "My Neighbor Totoro" and "Spirited Away," is paying for the construction of the nature retreat on Japan's Kumejima Island.

19 hours ago
Scott McDaniel Announced As

Scott McDaniel Announced As "I.T." Writer/Artist

Comic Books

The influential "Nightwing" artist will next turn his attention to the corrupt world of modern banking in a new independent series.

19 hours ago
by Brett White
New Live-Action

New Live-Action "Attack On Titan" Teaser Trumpets North American Ticket Sales

Film

As tickets go on sale for the North American theatrical release, Funimation has debuted a new teaser for the two-movie adaptation of the bestselling manga.

19 hours ago
Shannon Confesses To Fibbing About Zod's

Shannon Confesses To Fibbing About Zod's "Batman v Superman" Flippers

Film

Michael Shannon clarified that he only participated in the upcoming Zack Snyder film by way of voice over work.

20 hours ago
by Brett White
Ryan's

Ryan's "Nova" Sees Two Generations of Human Rockets Take Flight

Comic Books

Sean Ryan spoke with CBR about the "All-New, All-Different" volume of of "Nova" which features a partnership between Sam Alexander and his father.

20 hours ago
by Dave Richards
Last Week's Comics Reviewed:

Last Week's Comics Reviewed: "Stringers," "Batgirl" & More

Comic Books

"Grayson" #11 is fun and action-packed, "Hank Johnson, Agent of HYDRA" #1 is hilarious, plus "East of West," "Lumberjanes" and many more.

21 hours ago

"Mad Max: Fury Road" Warboys Rode Through Seattle as Uber Drivers

Film

For the past four days, Uber Seattle offered rides in cars modeled after those from the blockbuster summer film "Mad Max: Fury Road" -- for free.

Mon, August 31st, 2015
Marvel Studios, Feige No Longer Under Perlmutter's Purview

Marvel Studios, Feige No Longer Under Perlmutter's Purview

Comic Books, Film

A Marvel Studios reorganization leads to president Kevin Feige now reporting to Disney chief Alan Horn instead of Marvel CEO Ike Perlmutter.

Mon, August 31st, 2015
by CBR News Team