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Wolfman on "Green Lantern/Plastic Man" One-Shot

Writer Marv Wolfman told CBR News he loves writing Plas in his and Brent Anderson's one-shot and updates fans on the status of his and co-creator George Pérez's "Teen Titans: Games."

CBR TV: Paul Cornell

CBR TV: Paul Cornell

DC Comics exclusive writer Paul Cornell spoke with CBR TV about making the jump from Marvel to DC, the growing popularity of "Doctor Who," his current run on "Action Comics," "Knight and Squire" and much more.


NYCC: "DC Universe Online" Demo

CBR met with Sony Online Entertainment for a private demonstration of “DC Universe Online's” newest features, including a comprehensive character creation system, a boss fight with Scarecrow and new images.

Collect This Now!

Collect This Now! "The Shadow"

ROBOT 6's Chris Mautner takes a look back at "The Shadow," published by DC Comics in the 1980s, and declares it is time for the publisher to bring it back into print.

Schwentke & di Bonaventura Work

Schwentke & di Bonaventura Work "RED"

Director Robert Schwentke and producer Lorenzo di Bonaventura describe the process of moving from Warren Ellis and Cully Hamner’s dark comic book miniseries to the light-hearted ensemble action comedy that is “RED."

Malkovich Sees

Malkovich Sees "RED"

Veteran actor John Malkovich spoke with reporters about "RED," the important role costuming plays in his process as an actor and director Robert Schwentke’s similarities to acclaimed filmmakers Joel and Ethan Coen.

NYCC: DC Nation Town Hall Meeting

NYCC: DC Nation Town Hall Meeting

DC Co-Publishers Dan Didio and Jim Lee opened the floor to fans on the business side of the publisher's policies at NYCC, discussing the challenge of digital, the future of print, the popularity of Vertigo and more.


REVIEW: "The Return of Bruce Wayne" #5

CBR reviewer Chad Nevett gave DC Comics' "Return of Bruce Wayne" #5 a 4.5-star review calling Grant Morrison, Ryan Sook and Pere Pérez's issue "definitely worth the wait."

Mary-Louise Parker Talks

Mary-Louise Parker Talks "RED"

"Weeds" star Mary-Louise Parker is yanked into the world of covert ops as the fish out of water character in "RED," the big screen adaptation of the Warren Ellis/Cully Hamner DC Comics/Wildstorm miniseries.

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Jimenez Returns to DC with "Legion of Super-Heroes"

Phil Jimenez returns to DC next week, illustrating a co-feature in "Legion of Super-Heroes" #6, written by industry legend Paul Levitz and re-introducing the Legion Academy to current continuity.

Morgan Freeman Discusses

Morgan Freeman Discusses "RED"

Veteran actor Morgan Freeman discussed working on the movie adaptation of DC Comics' "RED," the challenges of making an action movie at his age, the likelihood of returning to the stage and working with Bruce Willis.

THE BAT SIGNAL: Grant Morrison

THE BAT SIGNAL: Grant Morrison

Grant Morrison stops by THE BAT SIGNAL for a two-part talk on where Batman has been and where he's going, the mythic elements driving the sci-fi ending of "Return of Bruce Wayne"and the revelation of Doctor Hurt's identity.

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Helen Mirren's "RED" Inspiration

Academy Award winning actor Helen Mirren spoke with the press and revealed the inspiration behind finding the voice for her "RED" character, her biggest problem in filming her scenes involving guns and more.


PREVIEW: "Green Lantern" #58

DC Comics has released a preview of today's "Green Lantern" #58 by Geoff Johns and Doug Mahnke where as the Red Lanterns weigh down on the GL Corps, a young girl is chosen to be the vessel for the Hope Entity Adara.

PRESS RELEASE: Bob Wayne Named SVP, Sales at DC Comics


EXCLUSIVE PREVIEWS: "Jonah Hex," "Doc Savage"

Courtesy of DC Comics, CBR presents exclusive looks at October 13's "Doc Savage" #7 with Brian Azzarello joining Ivan Brandon as co-writer and "Jonah Hex" #60.

"Smallville" Turns 200

Producers Brian Petersen and Kelly Souders spoke with CBR News about the 200th episode of "Smallville" while teasing at some of the things in store for the remainder of the tenth and final season of the series.

NYCC: The DC Artist Showcase

NYCC: The DC Artist Showcase

DC Comics artists Jim Lee, Francis Manapul, David Finch and Tony Daniel showed off their talent and answered questions during a special NYCC panel that allowed the audience to watch every step in the artistic process.

NYCC: Didio & Lee Talk $2.99

NYCC: Didio & Lee Talk $2.99

In a weighty interview on DC Comics big announcement of the show, Co-Publishers Dan Didio and Jim Lee tell CBR News their broader plans for pricing monthly comics at $2.99, how it affects fans and creators and how they hope it makes DC #1.

NYCC: Golden/Silver Age Living Legends

NYCC: Golden/Silver Age Living Legends

Golden and Silver Age creators John Romita Sr., Jerry Robinson and Al Jaffee talk about their years in the comic book industry and the mentors and peers they have worked with at the New York Comic Con.


REVIEW: "American Vampire" #7

Ryan Lindsay gave Scott Snyder and Rafael Albuquerque's "American Vampire" #7 4 stars, saying, "you’re going to wish you were reading [this title] when it hits issue 50 and you’re still catching up through trades."

NYCC: Talking

NYCC: Talking "RED" with Cully Hamner

Artist and series co-creator Cully Hamner and editor Ben Abernathy discussed the past, present and future of "RED," in both it's comic book and film forms, in front of an audience during their NYCC panel.

NYCC: Jim Lee Spotlight

NYCC: Jim Lee Spotlight

DC Comics Co-publisher Jim Lee was the focus of a special NYCC spotlight panel on Saturday where the creator discussed his work and career, offered advice and presented his new book "ICONS" to attending fans.

NYCC: Kanalz Promoted to VP of DC Digital

NYCC: Kanalz Promoted to VP of DC Digital

Hank Kanalz, former vice president and general manager of WildStorm Productions, has been promoted to vice president-digital of DC Comics, based in Burbank, CA where he will also oversee DC Kids. ROBOT 6 has details.

NYCC: DCU Online -

NYCC: DCU Online - "Creating The Next Legend"

Jim Lee, Chris Cao and art director Mark Anderson hosted a panel dedicated to the "DC Universe Online" video game, specifically highlighting the game's Character Create function.

SPINOFF: What <i>Don't</i> We Know About Superman's Movie Return?

SPINOFF: What Don't We Know About Superman's Movie Return?

Now that we know that Zack Snyder will be directing the new Superman movie, David Goyer has written the script and General Zod is likely the villain, SPINOFF asks what remains to be revealed.

NYCC: Green Lantern Panel

NYCC: Green Lantern Panel

DC Comics' Green Lantern panel at New York Comic Con saw Geoff Johns, Peter Tomasi, and Tony Bedard and the rest of the team sharing news about the animated series, a new Corps title, and the return of a classic team-up.

NYCC: DC Universe

NYCC: DC Universe

At New York Comic Con's DC Universe panel, the publisher announced "The Death of Oracle" in "Birds of Prey," a new comedic space heroine from Kevin Maguire, and, very accidentally, a new Hawkman project from James Robinson.

NYCC: DC Nation

NYCC: DC Nation

The DC Nation panel at New York Comic Con was full of laughs, surprises, and a few announcements, including the return of Milestone's "Xombi" and the fate of co-features. Find out what Dan DiDio, Jeff Lemire and a feisty fan had to say.


REVIEW: "Brightest Day" #11

Doug Zawisza gave DC Comics' "Brightest Day" #11 a 4.5-star review saying Geoff Johns, Peter J. Tomasi, Ivan Reis, Joe Prado and the rest of the creative team "have definitely found a groove."


VIDEO: "Smallville" 200th Episode Teaser

The CW has released information about and video teaser for the upcoming 200th landmark episode of "Smallville," featuring James Marsters as Braniac 5 and a potential glimpse of Clark as Superman.

NYCC: Spencer, Chang Take Over

NYCC: Spencer, Chang Take Over "Supergirl"

DC Comics has announced that Nick Spencer and Bernard Chang will become the creative team on "Supergirl" with January’s Issue 60, replacing Sterling Gates and Jamal Igle. ROBOT 6 has details.

NYCC: Spotlight on Geoff Johns

NYCC: Spotlight on Geoff Johns

New York Comic Con's Spotlight on Geoff Johns panel found DC's CCO and star writer of "Green Lantern" and "Brightest Day" answering (and not-answering) a full hour's worth of fan questions during which he let some secrets slip.

The CBR Review:

The CBR Review: "RED"

"RED," the latest love letter to action and caper films of a bygone era, features strong performances from a cast of Oscar notables and an adaptation that expands the world far beyond the comic upon which it is based.

Bob Wayne Promoted to DC's Senior VP Sales

Bob Wayne Promoted to DC's Senior VP Sales

Bob Wayne, DC Comics’ vice president of sales and marketing, has been promoted to senior vice president of sales as part of the company’s restructuring. ROBOT 6 has details.

DC Releases Dual Advance Batman Previews

DC Releases Dual Advance Batman Previews

DC Comics has released a pair of Batman-themed advance previews, offering early looks at November's heavily anticipated "Batman Inc." #1 and "Batman: The Dark Knight" #1.

PRESS RELEASE: WB Animation Offers "Green Lantern" Foursquare Badge at NYCC

DC Cuts $3.99 Ongoing Series to $2.99

DC Cuts $3.99 Ongoing Series to $2.99

DC Comics has announced that as of January, 2011, the publisher wll be decreasing prices on their standard length $3.99 titles to $2.99 citing the long term health of the industry as their reason for the new pricing

CBR TV: Sterling Gates

CBR TV: Sterling Gates

DC Comics writer Sterling Gates stopped by CBR TV to discuss his time spent working on "Supergirl," what it was like working on "War of the Supermen," the challenges of writing "Bizzaro-speak" and much more.

NYCC: Beechen Takes Batman

NYCC: Beechen Takes Batman "Beyond"

With the continuing adventures of future Dark Knight Terry McGinnis officially on the slate for January, the writer behind the hit mini, Adam Beechen, explained his plans for expanding the world of "Batman Beyond."