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Harry Shearer To Return To "The Simpsons"

Harry Shearer To Return To "The Simpsons"

"Simpsons" actor Harry Shearer, the voice behind Mr. Burns, Ned Flanders and numerous other characters, has signed a deal to return to the animated series.

X-POSITION: Nicieza Returns to the All-New

X-POSITION: Nicieza Returns to the All-New "Age Of Apocalypse"

Comic Books

This week "Age of Apocalypse" writer Fabian Nicieza answers your questions about the series and, yes, Deadpool.

4 minutes ago
by Brett White
It's Hulk Vs. Hulkbuster In LEGO's Comic-Con Sculpture

It's Hulk Vs. Hulkbuster In LEGO's Comic-Con Sculpture

Film

Master Builders used more than 100,000 LEGO bricks to recreate a memorable moment from "Avengers: Age of Ultron" for Comic-Con International.

21 minutes ago
RUMOR: Darth Vader To Appear in

RUMOR: Darth Vader To Appear in "Star Wars: Rogue One"

Film

The Empire's reign is strong in "Star Wars: Rogue One," and it seems as though Darth Vader may just put in an appearance.

32 minutes ago
OFFICIAL: 'LEGO Movie's' Lord & Miller Helming Han Solo Spinoff Film

OFFICIAL: 'LEGO Movie's' Lord & Miller Helming Han Solo Spinoff Film

Film

Phil Lord and Christopher Miller will direct a Star Wars spinoff film focused on a young Han Solo and scheduled for release in 2018.

40 minutes ago
Rick Geary Spins the Fictional Mystery of

Rick Geary Spins the Fictional Mystery of "Louise Brooks: Detective"

Comic Books

The acclaimed cartoonist, long known for his nonfictional comics about historical mysteries has now crafted a fictional one starring actress Louise Brooks.

1 hour ago
by Alex Dueben
Fox Teases

Fox Teases "X-Files" Revival With Glimpse Of First Footage

TV

A video announcing Fox "201 Days of 'The X-Files'" promotion offers the first fleeting footage from the highly anticipated revival.

1 hour ago

"Walking Dead" Co-Creator Robert Kirkman To Miss SDCC 2015

Comic Books

Following a minor throat surgery, Kirkman will have to sit out this year's Comic-Con International, as he did with Image Expo 2015.

1 hour ago
by Meagan Damore
Arthur Suydam Issues Statement on Montreal Comiccon Controversy

Arthur Suydam Issues Statement on Montreal Comiccon Controversy

Comic Books

Zombie artist Arthur Suydam has issued a statement on this past weekend's table-stealing controversy, though it's unlikely to win over his critics.

1 hour ago
by Albert Ching
Screen Junkies Get Candid about

Screen Junkies Get Candid about "Iron Man" in New Honest Trailers Video

Film

The first "Iron Man" film gets the Honest Trailers treatment by Screen Junkies, who pick out the formula that has influenced every MCU film since.

1 hour ago
by Meagan Damore
EXCL. PREVIEW: Prepare for Battle in Gage & Isaacs'

EXCL. PREVIEW: Prepare for Battle in Gage & Isaacs' "Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 10" #17

Comic Books

Buffy devises a plan for defeating Archaeus in Christos Gage and Rebekah Isaacs' "Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 10" #17 from Dark Horse.

2 hours ago
Ming Doyle Talks

Ming Doyle Talks "Constantine," Writing and Collaboration

Comic Books

Ahead of "Constantine: The Hellblazer" #2, Ming Doyle talks about embracing her desire to write more and the storytelling influence of her parents.

2 hours ago
Harry Shearer To Return To

Harry Shearer To Return To "The Simpsons"

TV

"Simpsons" actor Harry Shearer, the voice behind Mr. Burns, Ned Flanders and numerous other characters, has signed a deal to return to the animated series.

2 hours ago
CBR's Safety & Resource Guide: SDCC 2015 Edition

CBR's Safety & Resource Guide: SDCC 2015 Edition

TV, Comic Books, Digital Comics, Video Games, Film

Comic-Con International arrives this week, and CBR presents the latest in our series of guides to having a fun, healthy and safe time!

3 hours ago
by Casey Gilly
EXCLUSIVE: Dark Horse's October 2015

EXCLUSIVE: Dark Horse's October 2015 "Hellboy" & "BPRD" Solicitations

Comic Books

Hellboy goes on his first ghost hunt this October plus more in this exclusive first look at the new Mignolaverse titles from Dark Horse.

3 hours ago
by CBR News Team
Tatiana Maslany, Stephen King and More Star In

Tatiana Maslany, Stephen King and More Star In "Locke And Key" Audio Book

Comic Books

The adaptation of Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez's horror comic will also feature the voices of Kate Mulgrew and Haley Joel Osment.

3 hours ago
by Brett White
Admit It, Batman's Fighting Style is Pretty Ridiculous

Admit It, Batman's Fighting Style is Pretty Ridiculous

Comic Books

A new video from Corridor Digital takes a humorous look at the Dark Knight's combat technique, from the "Classic Backhand" to the "Around the World."

4 hours ago
Remender's Nomad Assaults Battleworld's Evil Empire in

Remender's Nomad Assaults Battleworld's Evil Empire in "Hail Hydra"

Comic Books

Rick Remender tells CBR News about his "Secret Wars" set in the Hydra Empire and starring Ian Rogers that bookends his "Captain America" Run.

4 hours ago
by Dave Richards

"Ghostbusters" Reboot Casts its Villain

Film

Comedian Neil Casey, who previously worked with "Ghostbusters" director Paul Feig on "Other Space," has been cast as the film's antagonist.

4 hours ago
Dark Horse Comics, Universal Cable Productions Team Up to Produce Comics-Based Shows

Dark Horse Comics, Universal Cable Productions Team Up to Produce Comics-Based Shows

TV

"Harrow County," "The Umbrella Academy," "Back Up" and "Concrete" are just a few series that have gone into development through the new deal.

4 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
Comics A.M. - Bechdel's

Comics A.M. - Bechdel's "Fun Home" Soars Up Bookstore Chart

Comic Books

Alison Bechdel's 2006 graphic memoir benefits from a "Broadway bump"! Comic-Con, by the numbers! The hurdles convention-goers face! Plus more!

4 hours ago
Dynamite Announces Kevin Eastman-Developed MMA Series

Dynamite Announces Kevin Eastman-Developed MMA Series "Cage Hero"

Comic Books

In collaboration with Surge Licensing, Inc., Dynamite Entertainment is introducing a new MMA superhero this November in a four-issue series.

5 hours ago
by Brett White
WATCH: Behind the Scenes Video Shares New

WATCH: Behind the Scenes Video Shares New "Fear the Walking Dead" Footage

TV

Robert Kirkman, Gale Ann Hurd and more offer fans a sneak peek of AMC's anticipated zombie-fueled spinoff.

5 hours ago
by Stephen Gerding
COMIC REEL: Singer Rumored For

COMIC REEL: Singer Rumored For "Fantastic Four 2"; Pine May Be Up For Two Different DC Roles

TV, Film

Fox may want Bryan Singer to direct "FF2" and a FF/X-Men film; Chris Pine could be in "Green Lantern" or "Wonder Woman" and more.

5 hours ago
by Brett White
Producer Brian Grazer Regrets Making

Producer Brian Grazer Regrets Making "Cowboys & Aliens"

Comic Books, Film

The Sci-fi/Western mash-up is a film that producer Brian Grazer, for one, would like to forget.

6 hours ago
DC Comics is Recruiting for Gang of Harleys at Comic-Con

DC Comics is Recruiting for Gang of Harleys at Comic-Con

Comic Books

"Harley Quinn" collaborators Amanda Conner and Jimmy Palmiotti will host the first "Great Harley Quinn Cosplayer Showdown" at SDCC.

6 hours ago
IMAGE EXPO: Steven Seagle Gets on the Bus to

IMAGE EXPO: Steven Seagle Gets on the Bus to "Camp Midnight"

Comic Books

Steven T. Seagle gives CBR a peek into the spooky world of summer camp in his all-ages original graphic novel with artist Jason Adam Katzenstein.

6 hours ago
by Casey Gilly
AfterShock Comics Enlists Garth Ennis, Neil Gaiman And More

AfterShock Comics Enlists Garth Ennis, Neil Gaiman And More

Comic Books

Ahead of Comic-Con International, the publishing startup has announced its first wave of writers.

6 hours ago
by Kevin Melrose
SDCC: Paolo Rivera Talks Joining Mignola, Roberson on

SDCC: Paolo Rivera Talks Joining Mignola, Roberson on "Hellboy & The B.P.R.D."

Comic Books

The artist talks about his work as the ongoing artist for the Mignolaverse period piece, drawing the red guy and teaming with Chris Roberson.

7 hours ago
by Kiel Phegley
Unable Find His Daughter A Ms. Marvel Costume, This Dad Made One For Her

Unable Find His Daughter A Ms. Marvel Costume, This Dad Made One For Her

Comic Books

When the stores failed his daughter's costume wishes, this dad broke out the sewing machine and made a Kamala Khan outfit himself.

7 hours ago
Robert Downey Jr. Earns Hefty Sum For

Robert Downey Jr. Earns Hefty Sum For "Age Of Ultron," "Civil War"

Film

The actor may not be Tony Stark rich, but he's getting there thanks to his "Avengers: Age of Ultron" and "Captain America: Civil War" earnings.

7 hours ago
by Brett White
Dynamite Entertainment Launches All-Ages Line with

Dynamite Entertainment Launches All-Ages Line with "Betty Boop"

Comic Books

The comic publisher teams with Fleischer Studios and King Features Syndicate to bring readers a new line of titles for fans of all ages.

8 hours ago
by Kevin Mahadeo
SDCC: Legendary Enters the Rift with Con-Exclusive

SDCC: Legendary Enters the Rift with Con-Exclusive "Pacific Rim" Variant

Comic Books, Film

Legendary Entertainment celebrates SDCC with a Whilce Portacio-drawn variant cover for its new comic based on the kaiju vs. mecha franchise.

8 hours ago
by Stephen Gerding
Venditti & Irwin Take a 'Renegade' Hal Jordan Solo in

Venditti & Irwin Take a 'Renegade' Hal Jordan Solo in "Green Lantern"

Comic Books

Robert Venditti & Mark Irwin tell CBR about Hal's extreme makeover, plus making Krona's gauntlet his new weapon of choice and Black Hand's return.

8 hours ago
by Jeffrey Renaud
Last Week's Comics Reviewed:

Last Week's Comics Reviewed: "Secret Wars," "Midnighter" & More

Comic Books

"We Stand on Guard" lives up to expectations, "A-Force" gives readers plenty to enjoy and more from Marvel, DC, Image, Dark Horse and BOOM!

9 hours ago
New

New "Ant-Man" Featurette Introduces Scott Lang's Crew

Film

Meet Kurt, Luis, Hope and Dave as they attempt to break into Pym Technologies in the latest featurette for "Ant-Man."

21 hours ago
by Meagan Damore

"Ant-Man" Director Talks the Quantum Realm, Avengers Cameos & Sequel Potential

Film

"Ant-Man" director Peyton Reed provided more details about the MCU's quantum realm, the chances of seeing a sequel and more.

21 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
PREVIEWS:

PREVIEWS: "Strange Fruit," "Clarence" & More BOOM! Comics on Sale July 8, 2015

Comic Books

Plum's world is attacked in "Bravest Warriors" #34, zombies invade Earth in "George Pérez's Sirens" #4 and many more from BOOM! Studios.

22 hours ago
by CBR News Team
REVIEW:

REVIEW: "American Vampire: Second Cycle" #8 Opens with Action & Ends with Suspense

Comic Books

Scott Snyder and Rafael Albuquerque's "American Vampire: Second Cycle" #8 is "full of critical moments and developments."

23 hours ago

"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" Won't Debut New Trailer Or Clips At Comic-Con

Film

If you were expecting a new trailer or the first clips to trickle out of Friday's "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" presentation, we have bad news for you.

23 hours ago