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5 Deadpool Friends & Frenemies We Gotta See in the Sequel

5 Deadpool Friends & Frenemies We Gotta See in the Sequel

With another "Deadpool" movie already in the works, here are five characters the Merc With a Mouth need to cross paths with next.

"The X-Files" Lone Gunmen Return, Robbie Amell Makes His Debut

TV

The next episode of "The X-Files" introduces "The Flash's" Robbie Amell and Lauren Ambrose, as well as returning fan favorites, The Lone Gunmen.

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COMIC REEL: Shirtless Power Rangers, James Gunn Praises

COMIC REEL: Shirtless Power Rangers, James Gunn Praises "Deadpool", Zoom is Unmasked

TV, Film

New trailer for '"The Flash" sees Zoom unmasked, "Guardians" director James Gunn praises "Deadpool", and the Power Rangers pose shirtless.

1 hour ago
by Lauren Gallaway

"When Did Rocket Raccoon & Groot Become Best Friends?" & More Questions Answered

Comic Books

These besties go together like peanut butter & jelly and share an ongoing series, but where did it all begin? CSBG has the answers.

2 hours ago
DC Comics Releases New

DC Comics Releases New "Super League" Details and Art

Comic Books

Check out the covers for "Super League," the eight-part "Superman," "Batman/Superman," "Superman/Wonder Woman" and "Action Comics" crossover series.

2 hours ago
by Lauren Gallaway
TOYING AROUND: Everything <i>Before</i> New York Toy Fair Edition!

TOYING AROUND: Everything Before New York Toy Fair Edition!

TV, Comic Books, Video Games, Film

DC Collectibles, Diamond Select Toys, Hot Toys and more showed off killer new collectibles before the show even started!

3 hours ago
by TJ Dietsch

"Deadpool" Shatters February Box Office Records With Huge Friday Opening

Film

"Deadpool" is having an incredible weekend at the box office, breaking "Fifty Shades of Grey's" record for biggest Friday opening in February.

3 hours ago
by Lauren Gallaway
EXCL. PREVIEW: Image's

EXCL. PREVIEW: Image's "The Rattler" is One Man's Brutal Journey to Save His Wife

Comic Books

Check out Jason McNamara and "Airboy" artist Greg Hinkle's new Image Comics OGN and discover its real-life inspiration in an exclusive essay.

4 hours ago
You'll Find Great

You'll Find Great "Swordplay" in the New Cover Contest

Comic Books

It slices, it dices -- it's this week's all-new CBR Community Cover Contest, featuring swords galore! Do you have the skills to win?

4 hours ago

"Will Anybody Remember Our Justice League?" & More Meta-Messages

Comic Books

CSBG's latest instance of creators taking shots at other creators sees Dick Grayson and Donna Troy worrying about their legacy before the New 52.

5 hours ago
5 Deadpool Friends & Frenemies We Gotta See in the Sequel

5 Deadpool Friends & Frenemies We Gotta See in the Sequel

Comic Books, Film

With another "Deadpool" movie already in the works, here are five characters the Merc With a Mouth need to cross paths with next.

6 hours ago
by Brett White
Make Following @CBR on Twitter a Part of Your Weekend

Make Following @CBR on Twitter a Part of Your Weekend

Comic Books

If you're not following @CBR on Twitter you're missing out on breaking news, interviews, previews, exclusive contests and tons more.

7 hours ago
EXCL. PREVIEW: Dirk Gently Comes Up

EXCL. PREVIEW: Dirk Gently Comes Up "A Spoon Too Short" in New IDW Series

Comic Books

Douglas Adams' holistic detective returns to IDW for his most puzzling and whimsical mystery yet involving dreams, childhood memories and spoons?

8 hours ago
Deadpool's Word Balloons are Yellow -- but Since When?

Deadpool's Word Balloons are Yellow -- but Since When?

Comic Books

CSBG looks at when the Merc with a Mouth's speech pattern took on a certain hue and stopped looking like everyone else's.

9 hours ago

"Twin Peaks" Revival Adds Ashley Judd

TV

Ashley Judd has joined the revival of "Twin Peaks," but the details of her role -- like most everything involving the show -- are under wraps.

19 hours ago
How Many Faces Can You Recognize From Mike Allred's

How Many Faces Can You Recognize From Mike Allred's "Silver Surfer" #5 Cover?

Comic Books

Artist Mike Allred drew dozens of recognizable faces from the comics industry for the cover of May's "Silver Surfer" #5 -- how many can you name?

20 hours ago
by Albert Ching
REVIEW: Snyder & Paquette's Gut-Wrenching

REVIEW: Snyder & Paquette's Gut-Wrenching "Batman" #49 Proves Bruce Wayne's Mettle

Comic Books

Scott Snyder, James Tynion and Yanick Paquette prove that "even without the tragedy in his heart, Bruce Wayne is still a great man" in "Batman" #49.

21 hours ago

"Madballs" Land New Four-Issue Miniseries at Roar Comics

Comic Books

Brad McGinty and Brian Smith will bring a new comic series about Madballs, "sculpted rubber balls sporting outrageously gross faces," to Roar Comics.

21 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
Waid Discusses All-New Wasp's Connection to Hank Pym, Janet van Dyne's Legacy & More

Waid Discusses All-New Wasp's Connection to Hank Pym, Janet van Dyne's Legacy & More

Comic Books

Though he wouldn't reveal All-New Wasp's identity, Waid promised, "We're not in any way trying to replace Janet [van Dyne]."

22 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
Atom and Heat Wave in Chains in New

Atom and Heat Wave in Chains in New "Legends of Tomorrow" Photos

Comic Books

It's Cold War calamity on "DC's Legends of Tomorrow," and The CW has released 15 new images from "Fail-Safe," which takes the team to a Russian gulag.

22 hours ago
by Albert Ching
REVIEW:

REVIEW: "Jem and the Holograms: Valentine's Day Special" is a Sweet Holiday Treat

Comic Books

"Funny and frolicsome, Kelly Thompson and Jen Bartel's 'Jem and the Holograms' special costs less than a box of chocolates and is way sweeter."

23 hours ago

"LEGO Star Wars: The Resistance Rises" Short-Form Series To Air On Disney XD

TV, Film

The series will feature characters from "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," including Rey, Finn, Poe Dameron, Kylo Ren, Captain Phasma and more.

23 hours ago
Funko Offers Peek at

Funko Offers Peek at "Suicide Squad" and Spider-Gwen Pop! Figures

TV, Comic Books, Film

In a preview of this weekend's Toy Fair, Funko reveals a first look at its "Suicide Squad," Spider-Gwen and "Ghostbusters" Pop! vinyl figures.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
Reedus Says Daryl Will 'Make Merle Proud' When

Reedus Says Daryl Will 'Make Merle Proud' When "The Walking Dead" Returns

TV

"The Walking Dead's" Norman Reedus explains why Daryl Dixon comes back more aggressive and headstrong than ever in the back half of season six.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
by Meagan Damore
REVIEW: Kelly & McGuinness'

REVIEW: Kelly & McGuinness' "Spider-Man/Deadpool" #2 Has Some Real Depth

Comic Books

Joe Kelly and Ed McGuinness' "Spider-Man/Deadpool" #2 shows "why these two should have a series together with long-term, patient storytelling."

Fri, February 12th, 2016

"Deadpool's" Weekend Box Office On Record Challenging Pace

Comic Books, Film

Ryan Reynolds persistence in getting "Deadpool" made is paying off, as the film's opening weekend estimates continues to track higher and higher

Fri, February 12th, 2016
by Stephen Gerding
Langridge, Hirsch Give Sherlock Holmes a Supernatural Spin in

Langridge, Hirsch Give Sherlock Holmes a Supernatural Spin in "Baker Street Peculiars"

Comic Books

Roger Langridge & Andy Hirsch tell CBR about reinventing Arthur Conan Doyle's characters as supernatural mystery solvers in London at BOOM!

Fri, February 12th, 2016
by Michael C Lorah
Bushido Batman is the Spiky Hero Feudal Japan Deserves

Bushido Batman is the Spiky Hero Feudal Japan Deserves

Comic Books

Square Enix has debuted the latest entry in its Play Arts Variant Kai "Batman Timeless" series, a sword-wielding Bushido Batman.

Fri, February 12th, 2016

"xXx: The Return of Xander Cage" Adds Donnie Yen, Loses Jet Li

Film

"xXx" lead Vin Diesel has shared a production photo featuring himself alongside Yen and the sequel's director.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
Merc With A Movie: The 16-Year Odyssey of the

Merc With A Movie: The 16-Year Odyssey of the "Deadpool" Film

Film

"Deadpool" may already be breaking box office records, but it's no overnight success: The Marvel-based movie has been in the works since 2000.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
by Albert Ching
REVIEW:

REVIEW: "Deadpool" #7 Celebrates the Character's 25th Anniversary with Absurd Fun

Comic Books

"There's a lot of great entertainment between the covers" in "Deadpool" #7 by Gerry Duggan, Scott Koblish, Phil Noto, Tim Seeley and more.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
New

New "Abattoir" Poster Wants to Know How to Build a Haunted House

Film

Based on the Radical Comics series of the same name, "Abattoir" follows a reporter who discovers a house made of rooms where tragedies have occurred.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
by Meagan Damore

"Transformers" Bumblebee Spinoff Confirmed For 2018

Film

Hasbro has confirmed that one of the three announced "Transformers" sequels will be the rumored Bumblebee spinoff.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
New

New "Gods of Egypt" TV Spot Pits God Against God

Film

Only wars can save Egypt from descending into chaos in the latest TV trailer for "Gods of Egypt," which pits god against god in a mythic battle.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
PREVIEW: Betty Does a Number on Archie in Waid & Fish's

PREVIEW: Betty Does a Number on Archie in Waid & Fish's "Archie" #6

Comic Books

Betty swings for the fences and Archie Andrews pays the prices as Mark Waid & Veronica Fish continues the wildly popular "Archie" reinvention.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
TOY FAIR EXCLUSIVE: McFarlane Toys Debuts All-New Spawn Figure

TOY FAIR EXCLUSIVE: McFarlane Toys Debuts All-New Spawn Figure

Comic Books

Todd McFarlane's toy company returns to its roots with a brand new Spawn action figure.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
by TJ Dietsch
Tom Hiddleston Faces Off Against Hugh Laurie in

Tom Hiddleston Faces Off Against Hugh Laurie in "The Night Manager" Trailer

TV

The "Thor" star must infiltrate the a black-market arms ring in AMC's adaptation of John le Carre’s 1993 spy novel.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
Damon Wayans Sr. to Star in Fox's

Damon Wayans Sr. to Star in Fox's "Lethal Weapon" Pilot

TV

The "In Living Color" veteran will play veteran detective Roger Murtaugh in Fox's reboot of the classic buddy-cop action franchise.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
Dark Horse May 2016 Solicitations Feature

Dark Horse May 2016 Solicitations Feature "Lobster Johnson's" Return, Gene Ha's "Mae"

Comic Books

John Arcudi & Tonci Zonjic fight the "Metal Monsters of Midtown," Kenji Tsuruta releases his first new work in 20 years and tons more.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
by CBR News Team
Tom Welling Explains Why

Tom Welling Explains Why "Smallville" & "Supergirl" 'Have Nothing in Common'

TV

Despite being a fan of the show, Tom Welling thinks "there are no parallels at all" between "Supergirl" and "Smallville."

Fri, February 12th, 2016
by Meagan Damore
TOY FAIR EXCLUSIVE: Harley Quinn Joins NECA's Quarter Scale Line

TOY FAIR EXCLUSIVE: Harley Quinn Joins NECA's Quarter Scale Line

Comic Books, Video Games

Harley's popular "Batman: Arkham City" incarnation gets the quarter scale treatment from NECA, and CBR has the exclusive first look!

Fri, February 12th, 2016
by TJ Dietsch

"Smurfs" Movie Adds Jack McBrayer, Danny Pudi and Joe Manganiello

Film

The three actors will lend their voices to Clumsy, Brainy and Hefty in Sony's fully animated "Smurfs: The Lost Village."

Fri, February 12th, 2016
Comic Book Legends Revealed: Was Deadpool Based on DC's Deathstroke?

Comic Book Legends Revealed: Was Deadpool Based on DC's Deathstroke?

Comic Books

Did Mark Waid try to get out of writing the second Deadpool miniseries after taking the gig? And does Alan Moore really not like any adaptations of his work?

Fri, February 12th, 2016
Rob Liefeld On Reuniting With Deadpool For Film & An All-New Comic Adventure

Rob Liefeld On Reuniting With Deadpool For Film & An All-New Comic Adventure

Comic Books, Film

Liefeld talks to CBR about the character's enduring popularity, reveals which movie prop he pondered stealing, and shares details for his new Deadpool tale.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
by Scott Huver
Hasbro Debuts 12-Inch Marvel Legends Figures

Hasbro Debuts 12-Inch Marvel Legends Figures

Film

Hasbro's new line of fully articulated 12-inch figures debuts this fall with Captain America and Iron Man from "Captain America: Civil War."

Fri, February 12th, 2016

"Deadpool" Banned In Uzbekistan Over "Ethical" Concerns

Film

The Central Asian country is the second to prohibit the release of the R-rated Marvel/Fox movie.

Fri, February 12th, 2016
by Brett White