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Loveness Explores the Roots of the Friendship Between Rocket & "Groot"

Loveness Explores the Roots of the Friendship Between Rocket & "Groot"

Marvel's mighty oak of a hero steps into the spotlight with his own series, and writer Jeff Loveness spoke with CBR about exploring Groot's mysterious past.

#C2E2: Momoa Talks

#C2E2: Momoa Talks "Game of Thrones," Bringing Aquaman to Life

TV, Film

Jason Momoa appeared at C2E2 to discuss playing Khal Drogo on "Game of Thrones" and some hints at his approach to playing DC's Aquaman.

19 minutes ago
by Amy Ratcliffe

"Fun Home" Musical Adaptation Earns 12 Tony Nominations

TV, Film

The musical, based on Alison Bechdel’s acclaimed 2006 graphic memoir, scored 12 Tony Award nominations, including Best Musical.

33 minutes ago
C2E2: CM Punk talks

C2E2: CM Punk talks "Drax" Ongoing, UFC Training and Frank Castle

Comic Books

Former WWE superstar CM Punk discussed his first ongoing series at Marvel, his UFC debut and why he wouldn't say no to playing the Punisher.

1 hour ago
by Alex V. Hernandez

"Batman: Arkham Knight" Announces "Season Pass," "Premium" Editions

Video Games

The "Season Pass" version of "Arkham Knight" will offer players access to new content for six months after the game's initial release.

1 hour ago
by Brett White
Disney, Marvel Settle Spider-Man Dispute with Theater

Disney, Marvel Settle Spider-Man Dispute with Theater

TV, Comic Books, Film

Disney and Marvel have reached a settlement with a theater in a case that unexpectedly turned into another front in their legal battle with Stan Lee Media.

1 hour ago
CBS's

CBS's "Flash" Cast, Crew Reminisce Over Groundbreaking 1990 Series

TV

John Wesley Shipp, Mark Hamill and more gathered with fans to watch and discuss episodes from the canceled-too-soon 1990 series.

1 hour ago
by Mike Pallotta
Kirby & Steranko

Kirby & Steranko "Return" to the Pages of "SHIELD" in August

TV, Comic Books

A never before printed story by Jack Kirby and Jim Steranko is just one of the ways Marvel is celebrating 50 years of SHIELD.

2 hours ago
by CBR News Team
COMIC REEL:

COMIC REEL: "Fantastic Four" Writer Clarifies Reed's Powers; New "Age Of Ultron" Stills Include Vision

TV, Film

Simon Kinberg gives a firm description of Mr. Fantastic's powers; Hulk and Hulkbuster bro out in new "Age of Ultron" still and more.

2 hours ago
by Brett White

"Dragon Ball" Scores First New TV Anime in 18 Years

TV, Film

The wildly popular “Dragon Ball” franchise will return in July with its first new, original television anime series in 18 years.

2 hours ago
Stan Lee Teaches Cameo School in Hilarious Audi TV Spot

Stan Lee Teaches Cameo School in Hilarious Audi TV Spot

TV, Film

“I didn’t get to be the world’s greatest cameo actor overnight,” Stan Lee explains. “It took years of hard work.”

2 hours ago
Russian Bookstores Pull

Russian Bookstores Pull "Maus" Amid "Nazi Propaganda" Crackdown

Comic Books

Moscow bookstores have quietly removed the Pulitzer Prize-winning graphic novel out of fear the swastika on the cover will violate a new law banning "Nazi propaganda."

3 hours ago
Loveness Explores the Roots of the Friendship Between Rocket &

Loveness Explores the Roots of the Friendship Between Rocket & "Groot"

Comic Books

Marvel's mighty oak of a hero steps into the spotlight with his own series, and writer Jeff Loveness spoke with CBR about exploring Groot's mysterious past.

3 hours ago
by Dave Richards

"Gotham" Recap: Houses of Ill Repute

TV

With its penultimate episode, "Gotham" disrespects its women characters and its audience's intelligence in equal measure.

9 hours ago

"Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2" Casts a New Shredder

Film

2016's "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" sequel looks to bring new life to the famed villain, with actor Brian Tee cast in the role.

16 hours ago
by Albert Ching
Adam Wingard Joins

Adam Wingard Joins "Death Note" Film Adaptation

Film

Wingard is on board to direct the film, based on a Japanese manga where a student discovers a book that kills anyone whose name is written in it.

16 hours ago
Team

Team "Arrow" Tries to Move On in New Clip, Photos

TV

Life without Oliver isn't easy for Felicity, Diggle and Thea, as seen in a clip and photos from this Wednesday's episode, "Al Sah-Him."

16 hours ago
by Albert Ching
EXCL. PREVIEW: Bleed Out with Heavy Metal's

EXCL. PREVIEW: Bleed Out with Heavy Metal's "Hoax Hunters" #2

Comic Books

A team of investigators go after a brutal serial killer in this exclusive preview of "Hoax Hunters" #2 from Michael Moreci & Steve Seeley!

17 hours ago
Cylcops, Jean Grey, Jubilee & Nightcrawler Step Out in

Cylcops, Jean Grey, Jubilee & Nightcrawler Step Out in "X-Men: Apocalypse" Set Photos

Film

In a handful of photos that have surfaced online, Cylcops, Jean, Jubilee and Nightcrawler appear on the "X-Men: Apocalypse" set.

17 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
ADV REVIEW: Thompson & Campbell's

ADV REVIEW: Thompson & Campbell's "Jem and the Holograms" #2 Sparkles

Comic Books

Kelly Thompson and Sophie Campbell's "Jem and the Holograms" #2 "is shaping up to be one of the brightest, most beautiful books on the shelves."

17 hours ago
REVIEW: Colinet & Charretier's

REVIEW: Colinet & Charretier's "The Infinite Loop" #1 is "Glossy & Confident"

Comic Books

Pierrick Colinet and Elsa Charretier's "The Infinite Loop" #1 "is a lovely addition to the science fiction landscape."

18 hours ago
EXCL. PREVIEW: Enjoy the (Crazy) Good Life in Zdarsky & McLeod's

EXCL. PREVIEW: Enjoy the (Crazy) Good Life in Zdarsky & McLeod's "Kaptara" #2

Comic Books

Keith Kanga tries to enjoy life on Kaptara, despite Manton's attempts to send him back to Earth in Chip Zdarsky and Kagan McLeod's "Kaptara" #2.

18 hours ago
Soule Discusses Taking

Soule Discusses Taking "Lando" Solo for Marvel's "Star Wars" Comics

Comic Books

Charles Soule channels Billy Dee Williams and Danny Ocean in "Lando" and tells CBR about his five-issue Marvel miniseries debuting in July.

19 hours ago
by Jeffrey Renaud
This Iron Man Helmet Is Actually A Bluetooth Speaker

This Iron Man Helmet Is Actually A Bluetooth Speaker

Film

The life-size replica of the Iron Man XLIII helmet will do more than gather dust on your shelf -- it'll blast music from your smartphone.

19 hours ago
REVIEW: Rucka & Lark's

REVIEW: Rucka & Lark's "Lazarus" #16 is "Ingeniously Constructed & Ambitious"

Comic Books

Greg Rucka & Michael Lark's "Lazarus" #16 "advances the plot, enriches the world-building and provides a quiet beat in the larger arc."

19 hours ago
The Original Team Reunites in New

The Original Team Reunites in New "Agents of SHIELD" Clip

TV

In "The Dirty Half Dozen," Coulson's original team must reunite in order to rescue Deathlok from Hydra's grasp.

19 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
EXCLUSIVE: Grodd Strikes in New

EXCLUSIVE: Grodd Strikes in New "The Flash" Photos

TV

Gorilla Grodd is set to finally be fully unleashed next week on "The Flash" -- and CBR has exclusive images from the episode.

19 hours ago
by Albert Ching
C2E2: Paul Feig And The Crew Explore

C2E2: Paul Feig And The Crew Explore "Other Space"

TV

The director of the "Ghostbusters" reboot was joined at C2E2 by cast members of his sci-fi parody “Other Space” to discuss the show’s origins and new frontiers.

19 hours ago
REVIEW: Brubaker & Epting Continue to Dazzle in

REVIEW: Brubaker & Epting Continue to Dazzle in "Velvet" #10

Comic Books

Ed Brubaker and Steve Epting's "Velvet" #10 "is what all spy stories should aspire to be."

20 hours ago
Living in “The Age of Selfishness” With Darryl Cunningham

Living in “The Age of Selfishness” With Darryl Cunningham

Comic Books

British cartoonist Darryl Cunningham discusses the root of today’s extreme conservative political thought in this conversation about his latest book.

20 hours ago
by Michael C Lorah
Fabian Nicieza's Five Favorite Issues of

Fabian Nicieza's Five Favorite Issues of "Justice League"

Comic Books

As Fabian Nicieza spotlights Justice League Detroit in "Convergence: Justice League of America," we learn some of his all-time favorite JL issues.

20 hours ago
CW Pushes Towards Season Finales with

CW Pushes Towards Season Finales with "Flash" Trailer, Black Canary Poster

TV

As the march towards the "Arrow" and "Flash" season finales continues, The CW has released a new Black Canary poster and a "Flash" trailer.

21 hours ago
by Albert Ching
BOOM! Studios Announces

BOOM! Studios Announces "Peanuts" 65th Anniversary Hardcover Anthology

Comic Books

"Peanuts: A Tribute to Charles M. Schulz" will feature work from creators like Matt Groening, Stan Sakai, Jeff Lemire and more.

21 hours ago
by Brett White

"Lando" Arrives, "Godzilla" Goes to Hell & More in July 2015's Buzzworthy Books

Comic Books

Marvel's "Star Wars" line grows, the Green Lantern Corps meets "Star Trek," "Barb Wire" returns and more!

21 hours ago
by Marc Buxton

"Avengers: Infinity War" to Film Parts 1 & 2 Back-to-Back

Film

"Captain America" star Chris Evans revealed that both parts of "Avengers: Infinity War" will shoot back-to-back over a nine month period.

21 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
REVIEW:

REVIEW: "Convergence: Swamp Thing" #1 is "One of the Best Issues" of DC's Event

Comic Books

Len Wein and Kelley Jones' "Convergence: Swamp Thing" #1 is "an adventure worth seeking out for fans of Swamp Thing, Len Wein or Kelley Jones."

21 hours ago
C2E2: Ming-Na Wen & Hayley Atwell Celebrate SHIELD's Kick-Ass Women

C2E2: Ming-Na Wen & Hayley Atwell Celebrate SHIELD's Kick-Ass Women

TV

Two of Marvel's biggest agents discuss the past, present, future and importance of "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." and "Agent Carter."

21 hours ago
by Amy Ratcliffe
REVIEW: Squirrel Girl Faces Galactus in Adorable

REVIEW: Squirrel Girl Faces Galactus in Adorable "The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl" #4

Comic Books

Ryan North and Erica Henderson's "The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl" #4 "is a fine example of what comics should be."

22 hours ago
EXCLUSIVE: Alex Ross Homages Original

EXCLUSIVE: Alex Ross Homages Original "Secret Wars" in New Variant

Comic Books

In a new variant cover, Alex Ross looks back three decades and presents an alternate take on Mike Zeck's cover from the original "Secret Wars" #1.

22 hours ago
by Albert Ching

"Secret Wars" and Guggenheim Feed "Squadron Sinister's" Power Addiction

Comic Books

"Arrow" EP Marc Guggenheim discusses his latest Battleworld domain, one dominated by a ruthless, power hungry gang of supervillains.

23 hours ago
by Dave Richards