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"Rowdy" Roddy Piper Reported Dead at 61

"Rowdy" Roddy Piper Reported Dead at 61

Pro wrestling legend and "They Live" star "Rowdy" Roddy Piper has died of natural causes at age 61.

EXCL. PREVIEW: The Relationship Hits a Speed Bump in Zahler's

EXCL. PREVIEW: The Relationship Hits a Speed Bump in Zahler's "Long Distance" #3

Comic Books

Lee's career goals could cause problems for her relationship with Carter in this first look at Thom Zahler's "Long Distance" #3 from IDW.

22 minutes ago
27 Gambit Covers That Will Convince Channing Tatum To Stay

27 Gambit Covers That Will Convince Channing Tatum To Stay

Film

With Channing Tatum reportedly splitting from "Gambit," we've compiled a list of covers to remind the actor of what he'll be missing out on.

1 hour ago
by Brett White
CBR's YouTube Channel Features the Greatest Video Interviews

CBR's YouTube Channel Features the Greatest Video Interviews

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

Follow CBR's YouTube channel for in-depth discussions with top comic book creators, actors, directors, writers, gag reels, sneak peeks and more!

2 hours ago
What is the Greatest Joker Story Ever Told?

What is the Greatest Joker Story Ever Told?

Comic Books

CSBG's countdown of your picks for the greatest Joker story ever has come to an end! Will it be "Laughing Fish," "Killing Joke" or "5-Way Revenge"?

3 hours ago
EXCL. PREVIEW: IDW's

EXCL. PREVIEW: IDW's "My Little Pony: Friends Forever" #19 Takes the Cake

Comic Books

Rarity helps the Cakes expand their business in Christina Rice & Brenda Hickey's "My Little Pony: Friends Forever" #19 from IDW Publishing.

4 hours ago

"Entourage" Producer Developing Sci-Fi Franchise "Alien Bounty Hunter"

Comic Books, Film

"Entourage" and "Ballers" producer Stephen Levinson plans on kicking off the new potential franchise with a comic book series from CME Comics.

7 hours ago
by Kevin Mahadeo
AMC Gives

AMC Gives "Fear the Walking Dead" 15-Episode Second Season Order

TV

"The Walking Dead" spinoff, which announced a second season back in March, has officially been given a 15-episode order for season two.

16 hours ago
by Meagan Damore

"Rowdy" Roddy Piper Reported Dead at 61

TV, Film

Pro wrestling legend and "They Live" star "Rowdy" Roddy Piper has died of natural causes at age 61.

17 hours ago
Marvel Addresses

Marvel Addresses "Hercules'" Sexuality

Comic Books

Marvel has answered speculation on the sexual orientation of "Hercules," following the announcement of a new series by Dan Abnett and Luke Ross.

18 hours ago
by Albert Ching
Alonso Confirms Second Bendis-Written

Alonso Confirms Second Bendis-Written "Iron Man" Series in the Works

Comic Books

Marvel Comics Editor-in-Chief Axel Alonso revealed that Brian Michael Bendis will pen a sister-title to "Invincible Iron Man."

18 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
SDCC:

SDCC: "Mike Tyson Mysteries" Cast, Crew Talk Big Reactions To Small Situations

TV

The cast and crew discuss forming the Adult Swim series around Mike Tyson, and unpack the former boxer's reservations about becoming an animated mystery-solver.

18 hours ago
Marvel Reveals New

Marvel Reveals New "Jessica Jones" Logo

TV

With "Jessica Jones" recently announced to be debuting on Netflix later this year, Marvel has released a new logo for the live-action series.

18 hours ago
by Albert Ching
Marvel Announces

Marvel Announces "Invincible Iron Man" Launch Parties

Comic Books

Participating retail locations will receive exclusive Iron Man items, including a "Build Your Own Iron Man" promo piece.

19 hours ago
by Brett White
Live-Action

Live-Action "Attack on Titan" Director, Stars Talk Characters, Special Effects

Comic Books, Film

Director Shinji Higuchi and stars Haruma Miura and Kiko Mizuhara discuss bringing Hajime Isayama's popular manga to live-action life.

19 hours ago
Lionsgate Gears Up For

Lionsgate Gears Up For "Naruto" Movie

Film

Lionsgate is reportedly in talks with Michael Gracey to direct an adaptation of Masashi Kishimoto's bestselling manga turned blockbuster anime franchise.

20 hours ago

"Vacation's" Christina Applegate Talks Comedy, Working With Kids And That Car

Film

The “Anchorman” veteran admits she may have accidentally taught her young "Vacation" co-stars a few lessons in foul language.

20 hours ago
REVIEW: Aaron & Bianchi's

REVIEW: Aaron & Bianchi's "Star Wars" #7 Provides Excellent Backstory

Comic Books

Jason Aaron and Simone Bianchi's "Star Wars" #7 is "yet another fantastic chapter in the relaunched series."

20 hours ago
CBR TV: Palahniuk & Mack Talk

CBR TV: Palahniuk & Mack Talk "Fight Club 2," Sensitive Subjects & Cover Controversies

Comic Books

Author Chuck Palahniuk and cover artist David Mack spoke with CBR TV about the "Fight Club" sequel, learning to write comics and pushing the envelope.

21 hours ago
by Jonah Weiland
POLL: Do You Want Stephen Amell to Grow A Goatee for

POLL: Do You Want Stephen Amell to Grow A Goatee for "Arrow"?

TV, Comic Books

The "Arrow" star may have given a firm answer on Oliver Queen's facial hair future, but would you like to see the DC Comics hero go full goatee?

21 hours ago
Tieri & Pizzari Bring

Tieri & Pizzari Bring "Black Knight" to All-New All-Different Marvel

Comic Books

The Black Knight will return to Marvel Comics in his very own post-"Secret Wars" series from Frank Tieri and Luca Pizzari.

22 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
Robbins Salutes

Robbins Salutes "Babes in Arms," World War II's Female Cartoonists

Comic Books

Trina Robbins' new book is a celebration of four great women who spun tales of female heroes battling the Axis powers during WWII.

22 hours ago
by Alex Dueben
Comic Book Legends Revealed: Did Marvel Once Plan Its Own

Comic Book Legends Revealed: Did Marvel Once Plan Its Own "Crisis on Infinite Earths"?

TV, Comic Books, Film

This week, learn if Marvel nearly rebooted in the 1980s with a brand-new line of comics! Plus, what came first, "Ghost World" or Daria?

23 hours ago
Comics A.M. -

Comics A.M. - "Shonen Jump" To Publish "Boruto" Manga One-Shot

Comic Books

Masashi Kishimoto teams with Kenji Taira for "Boruto: Naruto the Movie" manga tie-in! This weekend, it's Boston Comic Con! A look back at Dell's pioneering "Lobo"!

23 hours ago
Kevin Conroy Sends Up Batman -- with Affection -- on Netflix's

Kevin Conroy Sends Up Batman -- with Affection -- on Netflix's "Turbo FAST"

TV

The legendary voice of the Dark Knight, Kevin Conroy, plays things a little more lighthearted on Netflix and Dreamworks' animated series.

23 hours ago

"Arrow" Adds Ryan Robbins as Recurring Villain

TV

Robbins will play a Shadowspire member named Conklin, who will appear as a villain alongside Baron Reiter in Oliver Queen's flashback sequences.

23 hours ago
by Meagan Damore
Bruce Boxleitner Says He's

Bruce Boxleitner Says He's "Done" With "Tron" Franchise

Film

Following Disney's abrupt cancellation of the sequel to "Tron: Legacy," franchise actor Bruce Boxleitner says he's moved on: "I don’t really care anymore."

23 hours ago
PREVIEW: Things Look Grim in Mignola's

PREVIEW: Things Look Grim in Mignola's "Hellboy in Hell" #7

Comic Books

Even though he's dead, sickness plagues Hellboy in the new issue from Mike Mignola and Dave stewart.

23 hours ago
WATCH: Cobra and

WATCH: Cobra and "Assassin’s Creed" Join the Fight in "Toy Soldiers: War Chest"

TV, Comic Books, Video Games

Ubisoft has released a trailer trumpeting the addition of new armies to a game already starring He-Man and the Masters of the Universe and G.I. Joe.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
The Line it is Drawn - Star Trek Comic Book Team-Ups!

The Line it is Drawn - Star Trek Comic Book Team-Ups!

TV, Comic Books, Film

In honor of the Star Trek/Green Lantern series, here are some other Trek/comic book team-ups, from Harley Quinn/Spock to "Batman '66"/"Star Trek '66!"

Fri, July 31st, 2015
EXCL. PREVIEW:

EXCL. PREVIEW: "King Tiger" #1 Brings Dark Magic to Dark Horse

Comic Books

Blood, death and fire rain down in Randy Stradley and Doug Wheatley's "King Tiger," launching August 12 from Dark Horse Comics.

Fri, July 31st, 2015

"Spider-Gwen" Artist: Says 'No Rule' Against Creating New Characters [UPDATED]

Comic Books

"Spider-Gwen" artist and co-creator Robbi Rodriguez says movie rights keep wholly original characters from popping up in the book. UPDATED with new comment from Rodriguez.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
by Brett White
WATCH:

WATCH: "Attack on Titan" Live-Action Series Unveils Trailer

TV, Comic Books, Film

The live-action "Attack on Titan: Counter Rockets" will debut the first of three 30-minute episodes on Aug. 15.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
AfterShock Comics EIC Marts Talks Leaving Marvel & DC Behind, His Creative Future

AfterShock Comics EIC Marts Talks Leaving Marvel & DC Behind, His Creative Future

Comic Books

Veteran Marvel and DC Comics editor Mike Marts spoke with CBR about his new comics venture, the creators he's bringing along and the why of it all.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
by Tim O'Shea

"Peanuts" Declares Today National Franklin Day

TV, Comic Books, Film

"Peanuts" is celebrating the 47th anniversary of the beloved comic strip’s first African-American character by declaring today National Franklin Day.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
COMIC REEL:

COMIC REEL: "Deadpool" Redband Trailer Gets Release Date; Gustin Shows Off New "Flash" Suit

TV, Film

"Deadpool's" trailer will debut during Ryan Reynolds' "Conan" appearance; Grant Gustin poses for a pic in his new uniform and more.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
by Brett White
Animated

Animated "Guardians of the Galaxy" Clip Introduces Star-Lord to Yondu

TV, Comic Books, Film

Will Friedle's young Peter Quill meets James Arnold Taylor's Yondu - and "friends" - in the first clip from Disney XD's "Guardians of the Galaxy: Origins."

Fri, July 31st, 2015
by Stephen Gerding
Kirkman, Gimple Discuss Negan's

Kirkman, Gimple Discuss Negan's "Walking Dead" Debut

TV

Robert Kirkman and Scott M. Gimple say the anticipated villain and fan-favorite hero Jesus may appear in Season 6. Or maybe not.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
by Stephen Gerding
Lucy Lawless, Renee O'Connor Have a Heartwarming

Lucy Lawless, Renee O'Connor Have a Heartwarming "Xena" Reunion

TV

It may not be the "Xena: Warrior Princess" revival fans were hoping for, but a new photo of stars Lawless and O'Connor together will thaw even the iciest hearts.

Fri, July 31st, 2015
Hot Toys'

Hot Toys' "Age of Ultron" Hulkbuster Gets A Serious Upgrade

Comic Books, Film

When Hot Toys teased it had more in store for its 1/6th-scale "Avengers: Age of Ultron" Hulkbuster figure, that wasn't mere marketing hype.

Fri, July 31st, 2015