Posts by Haley Rose-Lyon

About Haley Rose-Lyon

Bleeding Cool Assistant Editor and occasional writer of things. Nice Guy™.


8 Songs from 2006 That Would Make a Better TV Show Than Hey There Delilah

8 Songs from 2006 That Would Make a Better TV Show Than 'Hey There Delilah'

By now you've no doubt heard the news: the Plain White T's song 'Hey There Delilah' is being developed as a TV show. Pitched as a "contemporary fairy tale", the series will expand upon the song's themes and story. But what sounds like a songwriter's adorable ode to his long-distance girlfriend is in reality something […]

Tongal: A New Media Company Elevating Diverse Voices

Tongal: A New Media Company Elevating Diverse Voices

Madeline Potts writes: You may have not heard of them, but most likely you have watched content from the groundbreaking media company Tongal. With over 150,000+ filmmakers, Tongal is creating fresh video content that connects brands like Disney and Unilever with new and unique voices — or, as Tongal likes to call them, Tongalers. Through […]

DC Super Hero Girls: Legends of Atlantis Review – A Clean Fun Adventure [SDCC]

DC Super Hero Girls: Legends of Atlantis Review – A Clean, Fun Adventure [SDCC]

[rwp_box_recap id="0"] Erin Wilhelm writes: DC Super Hero Girls: Legends of Atlantis starts out with a flashback to Wonder Woman's (Grey Griffin) childhood on Themyscira. Diana is playing on the beach while, unbeknownst to her, a sea witch named Mera (Erica Lindbeck) is using the magical Book of Legends to open an underwater trench filled […]

Impulse Star Maddie Hasson Was Totally Wrong for the Part – So They Changed It to Fit Her

'Impulse' Star Maddie Hasson Was "Totally Wrong" for the Part – So They Changed It to Fit Her

Words and photos by Hilton Collins: In Impulse, the 10-episode YouTube Premium series about a troubled teleporting teen, Maddie Hasson plays the titular character, Henrietta "Henry" Coles. Fans, cast, and crew loved Hasson's performance, but Thursday morning during the Impulse panel at San Diego Comic-Con executive producer Doug Liman stunned everyone when he told the audience […]

Cosplay Gallery from Thursday at SDCC: Star Wars Galore

Cosplay Gallery from Thursday at SDCC: Star Wars Galore

They're terrifying. They're adorable. They're hilarious. They're downright mind-blowing. Here's some more of the absolutely insane cosplay San Diego Comic-Con has to offer! And if you missed them, check out our first batch of amazing cosplayers. All photos courtesy of Danny D Photography.

Charmed Reboot (Mostly) Wins Fans Over at SDCC Screening and Panel

Charmed Reboot (Mostly) Wins Fans Over at SDCC Screening and Panel

Words and photos by Alex Arevalos, on site at San Diego Comic-Con 2018: The screening of the new Charmed reboot's first episode opened to a packed room of fans expecting something that would take up the mantle of the original. The crowd reacted to the writing with a fair number of chuckles and a couple large […]

29 Cosplay Shots from Wednesday at SDCC 2018 – Pennywise to Pokémon

29 Cosplay Shots from Wednesday at SDCC 2018 – Pennywise to Pokémon

It's no secret that San Diego Comic-Con features some of the most impressive, dedicated cosplayers the nerd world has to offer. Here are just a few that Bleeding Cool's on-the-scene photographer Alex Arevalos caught up with on Wednesday. Stay tuned for much, much more over the course of the weekend!

Childish Gambino Goes Back in Time for 2 Summery New Songs

Childish Gambino Goes Back in Time for 2 Summery New Songs

This is not 'This Is America'. Childish Gambino, aka rapper/singer/writer/actor/enigma Donald Glover, dropped two new songs on streaming services Wednesday morning that scream (or rather, leisurely utter) "summer vibes". Which makes sense, since the tracks are called 'Summertime Magic' and 'Feels Like Summer', with the EP's title being Summer Pack. Have you heard that it's summer? The […]

Gorillaz Release Beachy New Video Humility Starring Jack Black

Gorillaz Release Beachy New Video 'Humility' Starring Jack Black

Much-loved virtual band Gorillaz (aka the very non-virtual Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett) have released a brand-new video for the song 'Humility' off their upcoming album The Now Now, out June 29th. The beachy video and road trip-worthy tune give off some serious Cali vibes. No doubt this track will be on many a summer playlist. On top […]

First Look at Mondos Batman: The Animated Series Art Show at SXSW

First Look at Mondo's Batman: The Animated Series Art Show at SXSW

Brandon Wainerdi writes from South by Southwest: A continuation of the incredible series that began in 2013, Phantom City Creative and Mondo have teamed up again for a retrospective show at South by Southwest. Tonight is the Austin, TX opening of the gallery, which highlights some of the best moments of the Bruce Timm classic […]

[#SXSW] Walk Through the Real-Life Westworld at South by Southwest

[#SXSW] Walk Through the Real-Life Westworld at South by Southwest

Brandon Wainerdi went to Westworld for Bleeding Cool… or had he been there all along? He writes: After going to South by Southwest (SXSW) for the past five years, it is very tough for an activation to impress me. This year, however, HBO pulled out all the stops, taking their much-hyped San Diego-Comic Con Westworld […]

Black Panther: The Album Review: Unprecedented and Uncompromising

'Black Panther: The Album' Review: Unprecedented and Uncompromising

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Of all the Marvel Cinematic Universe films so far, six have soundtracks apart from their scores. Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 1, GOTG Vol. 2, and Iron Man 2 had soundtracks solely featuring previously released music, while Black Panther joins The Avengers and Iron Man 3 as the three that feature contemporary music. The Avengers […]

Sick of All the Holiday Cheer Meet Poppy Your New Dark Obsession

Sick of All the Holiday Cheer? Meet Poppy, Your New Dark Obsession

New pop star/internet sensation/definitely not a cult leader Poppy is, as she would tell you, Poppy. In fact, she tells you upwards of 600 times over 10 minutes in one of the first videos uploaded to her YouTube channel. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fpCXxqiTjqEVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: I'm Poppy. (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fpCXxqiTjqE) So who — or what — […]

Bleeding Cools Non-Traditional Holiday Traditions

Bleeding Cool's Non-Traditional Holiday Traditions

The holidays are a time of sweet scents wafting in from the kitchen, snowflakes falling softly outside the window, and waiting to hear the sound of hooves click-clacking on the roof… for many, but not all. We here at Bleeding Cool have compiled some of the more offbeat traditions we hold for the holidays. Enjoy, […]


Ninjak Vs. The Valiant Universe Cast Talks The Upcoming Web Series At NYCC 2017

'Ninjak Vs. The Valiant Universe' Cast Talks The Upcoming Web Series At NYCC 2017

Octavio Karbank writes from New York Comic Con 2017: Featuring vibrant characters and storylines that defy the typical superhero conventions, you'd be hard-pressed to pick up a Valiant comic and not experience inspiration at reading these emotionally complex, yet equally bombastic stories. Founded in 1989, Valiant Comics' unique flavor generated an entirely new group of […]

Image Comics Takes A Look At Their Upcoming Titles At NYCC 2017

Image Comics Takes A Look At Their Upcoming Titles At NYCC 2017

Octavio Karbank writes from New York Comic Con 2017: In the past two days, Image Comics and Skybound have already had multiple panels, leaving their Friday night panel with little to no new material to discuss. While there were plenty of creators on the Image Comics: The Future of the Genre panel, it wasn't so […]

First Impressions Of Syfys Happy Pilot And More From NYCC 2017

First Impressions Of Syfy's 'Happy!' Pilot And More From NYCC 2017

Danielle Mick writes from New York Comic Con 2017: If you were able to attend the SyFy Panel at New York Comic Con, I am obligated to remind you that @HappySYFY wants to know what you thought about the pilot episode in exactly six words. I'll kick us off: Give me more to see, please! […]

Robot Chicken Crew Talks Walking Dead Special And More At NYCC 2017

Robot Chicken Crew Talks 'Walking Dead' Special And More At NYCC 2017

Richard Epstein writes from New York Comic Con: After a year hiatus spent working on a movie they refused to comment on, the Robot Chicken crew were at New York Comic Con this year to poke fun at each other and the crowd — and occasionally promote the new season and the Walking Dead special. […]

Hulu and Seth Rogens Future Man Screens Pilot Episode for NYCC 2017

Hulu and Seth Rogen's 'Future Man' Screens Pilot Episode for NYCC 2017

Amanda Gurall writes from New York Comic Con 2017: Does knowing you are only one of millions of players who have beat a video game take away some of the excitement for you? How about being the only person on earth to beat the world's most impossible game? It may lead to to you being […]