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Rosemann Details the "Guardians of the Galaxy" Comic Book Origin

Rosemann Details the "Guardians of the Galaxy" Comic Book Origin

Marvel editor Bill Rosemann discusses the early days of the 2008 "Guardians of the Galaxy" comic book series that inspired the hit film.

BOOM! Studios, 20th Century Fox Extend Relationship to TV

BOOM! Studios, 20th Century Fox Extend Relationship to TV

Comic Books

BOOM! Studios and 20th Century Fox TV have signed a first-look deal, similar to the publisher's existing relationship with Fox's film division.

4 hours ago
by Albert Ching
Milo Manara's

Milo Manara's "Spider-Woman" #1 Variant Cover Draws Criticism

Comic Books

Multiple outlets have criticized Marvel's recently released "Spider-Woman" cover by Milo Manara, for an argued sexualization of the character.

7 hours ago
by Albert Ching
SDCC: Romita Jr., Scott and Bermejo Examine the Artistic Process

SDCC: Romita Jr., Scott and Bermejo Examine the Artistic Process

Comic Books

Artists John Romita Jr., Nicola Scott & Lee Bermejo strutted their stuff and discussed how they work with writers and interpret scripts.

7 hours ago
by Greg Burgas
THE WORTHY: Which Woman Will be Thor?

THE WORTHY: Which Woman Will be Thor?

Comic Books

Writer Jason Aaron has dropped hints that we have already met the lady who will wield Mjolnir in the pages of the new "Thor" - we present some worthy candidates.

9 hours ago
by Marc Buxton
Is Scoot McNairy Playing the Flash in

Is Scoot McNairy Playing the Flash in "Batman V Superman?"

TV/Film

A photo leaked from the set of director Zack Snyder’s DC sequel may provide evidence the "Halt and Catch Fire" star is playing the Scarlet Speedster.

9 hours ago
TV Legends Revealed: Is Laverne Cox Really the First Openly Transgender Emmy Nominee?

TV Legends Revealed: Is Laverne Cox Really the First Openly Transgender Emmy Nominee?

TV/Film

This week, we celebrate Laverne Cox's historical Emmy nomination by revealing an unsung transgender nominee from 30 years ago.

9 hours ago
EXCL PREVIEW:

EXCL PREVIEW: "Angel & Faith Season 10" #6 Runs Into Old Friends

Comic Books

Faith takes on a mission to get rid of some guilt while Angel gets knocked around in Victor Gischler & Will Conrad's "Angel & Faith Season 10" #6.

10 hours ago
Matthew Lillard Gets Serious For Meaty Role on FX's

Matthew Lillard Gets Serious For Meaty Role on FX's "The Bridge"

TV/Film

The actor discusses his character on the crime thriller, MTV's planned "Scream" TV series, and his desire to appear in "Guardians of the Galaxy 2" -- or, well, any movie.

10 hours ago
Remember to Forget: Mr. Fantastic, Iron Man & Yellowjacker's Thor Clone Killing Goliath

Remember to Forget: Mr. Fantastic, Iron Man & Yellowjacker's Thor Clone Killing Goliath

Comic Books

In the latest look at stories that are better off retconned, CSBG examines Goliath's death at the hands of a clone of Thor created by three Avengers.

11 hours ago
Alfred Molina Wants to Play Doctor Octopus Again

Alfred Molina Wants to Play Doctor Octopus Again

TV/Film

"Spider-Man 2" actor Alfred Molina declares his desire to play Doc Ock again, despite knowing his chances are slim to none.

11 hours ago
Rosemann Details the

Rosemann Details the "Guardians of the Galaxy" Comic Book Origin

Comic Books

Marvel editor Bill Rosemann discusses the early days of the 2008 "Guardians of the Galaxy" comic book series that inspired the hit film.

11 hours ago
by Albert Ching
5-STAR REVIEW: Brubaker & Phillips'

5-STAR REVIEW: Brubaker & Phillips' "The Fade Out" #1

Comic Books

Ed Brubaker & Sean Phillips' debut issue of "The Fade Out" has "careful attention to detail and craft that quickly becomes a hallmark of the issue."

12 hours ago
Gordon-Levitt, Brolin & Green Discuss Their Moves to

Gordon-Levitt, Brolin & Green Discuss Their Moves to "Sin City"

TV/Film

Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Josh Brolin and Eva Green share their tales of joining the black-and-white world of Frank Miller's deadly burg.

12 hours ago
by Scott Huver
CBR TV: Humberto Ramos Talks Slott, Silk and

CBR TV: Humberto Ramos Talks Slott, Silk and "Amazing Spider-Man"

Comic Books

Fan-favorite artist Humberto Ramos spoke to CBR in San Diego about the comics he grew up with, working with Dan Slott and creating new characters.

13 hours ago
by Jonah Weiland
COMIC REEL: Gregg on

COMIC REEL: Gregg on "Agents of SHIELD" Season Two; Johnson Teases DC Film Role

TV/Film

Clark Gregg discusses the status of Coulson in "Agents of SHIELD" season two; Dwayne Johnson teases his possible DC film role and more.

14 hours ago
by Steve Sunu
PREVIEW:

PREVIEW: "Death of Wolverine" #2 Takes the Fight to Madripoor

Comic Books

Logan's last stand continues in Charles Soule and Steve McNiven's "Death of Wolverine" #2!

14 hours ago
Frank Miller Can't Watch

Frank Miller Can't Watch "The Dark Knight," or Any Other Batman Movie

TV/Film

The "Sin City: A Dame to Kill" For co-director explains why he’s not able to enjoy the Caped Crusader on film, even in the hands of Christopher Nolan.

14 hours ago
Richardson, Creators & Editors Weigh In On

Richardson, Creators & Editors Weigh In On "Dark Horse Presents" Relaunch

Comic Books

President Mike Richardson, editor Jim Gibbons and the creators involved in "Dark Horse Presents" #1 discuss what's to come from the acclaimed anthology series.

14 hours ago
by Steve Sunu
SDCC:

SDCC: "Once Upon a Time" Teases "Frozen" Storyline, Regina's Dark Path

TV/Film

The cast and producers discussed the power struggles and tangled relationships in the upcoming fourth season of ABC's fantasy drama.

14 hours ago
CNN's Anderson Cooper to Appear in Edmondson & Noto's

CNN's Anderson Cooper to Appear in Edmondson & Noto's "Black Widow" #12

Comic Books

CNN's Anderson Cooper will make his Marvel Universe debut in Nathan Edmondson and Phil Noto's "Black Widow" #12 as he investigates Natasha Romanov.

15 hours ago
by Steve Sunu
Cory Michael Smith Is All Answers About

Cory Michael Smith Is All Answers About "Gotham's" Take On the Riddler

TV/Film

The up-and-coming young actor is quite serious about puzzling out a new take on the classic Bat-villain -- just don't expect the question mark covered unitard.

15 hours ago
by Scott Huver
Comics A.M. - Egyptian Cartoonist Mostafa Hussein Passes Away

Comics A.M. - Egyptian Cartoonist Mostafa Hussein Passes Away

Comic Books

Controversial cartoonist was 79. For the first time, women win the Award for Courage in Editorial Cartooning! Oeming and Soma talk "Sinergy"! Plus more!

16 hours ago
Vidaurri Gets The Cauldron Roiling With

Vidaurri Gets The Cauldron Roiling With "Jim Henson's The Storyteller: Witches"

Comic Books

"Iron: Or, The War After" creator S.M. Vidaurri discusses his folktale fusion contribution to the upcoming witch-themed "Jim Henson's The Storyteller."

16 hours ago
by TJ Dietsch
SDCC: New Documentary Tries to Capture Gaiman's Creative Spark

SDCC: New Documentary Tries to Capture Gaiman's Creative Spark

TV/Film

The filmmakers behind Sequart's new Neil Gaiman documentary brought clips from their film to San Diego to explore a year in the life of the acclaimed creator.

17 hours ago
by Anastasia Betts

"Angry Birds/Transformers," Joe Hill's "Shadow Show" Headline IDW's November Solicitations

Comic Books

Joe Hill's latest series, avians in disguise and Nancy A. Collins' "Sunglasses After Dark" are just some of the big titles IDW Publishing offers in November.

18 hours ago
by CBR News Team
PREVIEWS: New Comics on Sale August 20, 2014

PREVIEWS: New Comics on Sale August 20, 2014

Comic Books

Scroll through this week's extensive previews -- more than 100 in all -- from Marvel, DC, BOOM!, Dark Horse, Image Comics, IDW and more!

18 hours ago
PREVIEW:

PREVIEW: "Prometheus: Fire & Stone" #1 Searches for Answers

Comic Books

Investigators travel to planet LV-223, to investigate what happened to Prometheus in Paul Tobin & Juan Ferreyra's "Prometheus: Fire and Stone" #1.

Tue, August 19th, 2014
SDCC: DC Puts Familiar Comic Book Faces in New Places

SDCC: DC Puts Familiar Comic Book Faces in New Places

Comic Books

DC's VP of Talent Relations Larry Ganem assembled John Romita Jr., Patrick Gleason and David Finch to discuss the creative process, new assignments and more.

Tue, August 19th, 2014
by Anastasia Betts
Abandoned Love: Isn't Cyclops' Dad Dead?

Abandoned Love: Isn't Cyclops' Dad Dead?

Comic Books

CSBG has the latest installment of their look at abandoned comic book stories. Learn how the death of Cyclops' father, Corsair, was overturned!

Tue, August 19th, 2014
Detective Frank Doberman Kicks Ass in IDW/Darby Pop's

Detective Frank Doberman Kicks Ass in IDW/Darby Pop's "Doberman"

Comic Books

The hard-as-nails cop steps in for "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" writers Scott Marder & Rob Rosell, revealing the best way to shotgun a beer and more.

Tue, August 19th, 2014
by Karl Keily
X-POSITION: Guggenheim Takes

X-POSITION: Guggenheim Takes "X-Men" For a Space Adventure

Comic Books

Marc Guggenheim joins X-POSITION to discuss his "X-Men" arc that brings back Deathbird and the Sidri, taking the team into outer space.

Tue, August 19th, 2014
by Steve Sunu

"Agents of SHIELD" Looks to Rebuild in Season Two

TV/Film

Jeph Loeb, Jeffrey Bell, showrunners Maurissa Tancharoen & Jed Whedon and star Clark Gregg talk the new challenges facing "Agents of SHIELD."

Tue, August 19th, 2014
by Albert Ching
CBR TV: Becky Cloonan on the Broad Appeal of

CBR TV: Becky Cloonan on the Broad Appeal of "Gotham Academy"

Comic Books

Becky Cloonan spoke with CBR about writing for other artists, her Image series "Southern Cross" and the gateway drug that is "Gotham Academy."

Tue, August 19th, 2014
by Kiel Phegley
Matt Ward Cast as Komodo on

Matt Ward Cast as Komodo on "Arrow" Season Three

TV/Film

"TRON: Legacy" actor Matt Ward will join "Arrow" season three as Simon Lacroix, better known as villainous archer Komodo.

Tue, August 19th, 2014
by Steve Sunu
PREVIEW:

PREVIEW: "All-New X-Men" #32 Faces Off with Miles Morales

Comic Books

Brian Michael Bendis and Mahmud Asrar bring the time-traveling X-Men team to the Ultimate Marvel U in "All-New X-Men" #32.

Tue, August 19th, 2014
Fraction's

Fraction's "Odyc," "Savage Dragon" #200 Lead Image Comics' November 2014 Solicits

Comic Books

Image Comics launches seven new series in November, while Erik Larsen's "Savage Dragon" reaches its second centennial in November.

Tue, August 19th, 2014
by CBR News Team
Marvel’s Kevin Feige 'Absolutely' Wants to Make

Marvel’s Kevin Feige 'Absolutely' Wants to Make "Captain Marvel," "Black Panther"

TV/Film

The Marvel Studios mastermind has heard your pleas for movies based on T'Challa and Carol Danvers -- and he wants exactly what you want.

Tue, August 19th, 2014
Palicki Joins

Palicki Joins "Agents of SHIELD" as Mockingbird

TV/Film

Marvel Television has cast Adrianne Palicki as Bobbi Morse, better known as Mockingbird, for the second season of "Agents of SHIELD."

Tue, August 19th, 2014
by Steve Sunu
Dennis Haysbert Takes Up the Mantle of

Dennis Haysbert Takes Up the Mantle of "Sin City's" Manute

TV/Film

The imposing, deep-voiced actor assumes the role of the brutal bodyguard of the film's "Dame to Kill For," with a tip of the hat to the late Michael Clarke Duncan.

Tue, August 19th, 2014
by Scott Huver

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