bernie wrightson Archives

Hellboy, The Goon, and Frankenstein: Three Tales to Chill Your Holiday Spirit
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley's book has seen many printings, but not a single one of them compares to the volume that the late Bernie Wrightson illustrated. Wrightson is a legend in the realm of horror comics, having cut his teeth in titles like House of Mystery and Chamber of Darkness His distinctively intricate pen work breathed life[...]
Swamp Thing: The Strain's Kevin Durand Set as Jason Woodrue/Floronic Man
Durand stars opposite Derek Mears, Andy Bean, Crystal Reed, Jennifer Beals, Maria Sten, Jeryl Prescott, Virginia Madsen, and Will Patton on the streaming service's upcoming drama series adaptation based on the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson. FX Written by showrunner Mark Verheiden and Gary Dauberman, and directed by Len Wiseman (The Gifted, Lucifer), the series stems from James Wan's Atomic Monster in association with Warner Bros[...]
'Swamp Thing' Casts Derek Mears as Title Character, Andy Bean as Alec Holland
Mears and Bean star opposite Crystal Reed, Jennifer Beals, Maria Sten, Jeryl Prescott, Virginia Madsen, and Will Patton on the streaming service's upcoming drama series adaptation based on the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson. Credit (left, Mears): Ian Aberle / (right, Bean): Starz Written by showrunner Mark Verheiden and Gary Dauberman, and directed by Len Wiseman (The Gifted, Lucifer), the series stems from James Wan's Atomic Monster[...]
Swamp Thing: Virginia Madsen Cast as Maria Sunderland in DC Universe Series
Actress Virginia Madsen (Sideways, The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair) is set to star opposite Crystal Reed, Jennifer Beals, Maria Sten, and Jeryl Prescott as a series regular in DC Universe's Swamp Thing, the streaming service's upcoming drama series adaptation built around the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson[...]
Swamp Thing: The Walking Dead's Jeryl Prescott Set for Madame Xanadu
The Walking Dead's Jeryl Prescott is expanding her genre universe into the swamps of Louisiana as blind fortune teller Madame Xanadu in DC Universe's Swamp Thing, the streaming service's upcoming drama series adaptation built around the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson Prescott's mystic with a mysterious past and supernatural perceptions that reveal the future joins Jennifer Beals, Crystal Reed, and  Maria[...]
Swamp Thing: Jennifer Beals Joins DC Universe Live-Action Series
NBC Jennifer Beals (Taken, After) is being tasked with bringing a little law and order to DCTV, cast in a key recurring role alongside Crystal Reed and Maria Sten in DC Universe's Swamp Thing, the streaming service's upcoming drama series adaptation built around the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson[...]
DC Universe's Titans and Swamp Thing Shared Universe "Not Mandated"
Written by Dauberman and Mark Verheiden, directed by Len Wiseman (The Gifted, Lucifer), and based on the DC Comics characters created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson, the series is expected to premiere in 2019 Produced by James Wan's Atomic Monster in association with Warner Bros Television, Swamp Thing is executive prodcued by Wan, Verheiden, Dauberman, Wiseman, and Michael Clear. https://youtu.be/pzD9zGcUNrwVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled:[...]
Gotham's Crystal Reed Joins DC Universe's 'Swamp Thing' as Dr. Abby Arcane
DFree/Shutterstock.com Gotham's Crystal Reed is returning to DC's small screen universe – but not to Batman's old stomping grounds – as the female lead in DC Universe's Swamp Thing, the streaming service's upcoming drama series adaptation built around the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson. Written by Mark Verheiden and Gary Dauberman, and directed[...]
Bernie Wrightson's Frankenstein Gets the Artist's Edition Treatment at IDW
Bernie Wrightson's Frankenstein is the latest classic comic book to get the Artist's Edition treatment from IDW Announced at San Diego Comic-Con, Frankenstein: Artist's Edition will hit stores in late 2019 A press release provides more details: Bernie Wrightson is universally regarded as the finest horror artist of the last 50 years, and Frankenstein was his[...]
Swamp Thing Winter Special #1 cover by Jason Fabok and Brad Anderson
Jones and Madsen's artwork bring it to life wonderfully with enough weirdness infused in the visuals to be truly fitting. The Swamp Thing Winter Special is a beautiful love letter to both Swamp Thing and the creators, Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson It's a shame the story at the end could never be finished, but this[...]
Swamp Thing
🤘🏻✏️🤘🏻 https://t.co/fjEnYOYZot — Greg Capullo (@GregCapullo) September 13, 2017 Adding fuel to the fire here. Capullo seems to be dropping heavy hints now that his next major project will be Swamp Thing. Interestingly, Swamp Thing started in the New 52 under the writing of Snyder as well, then with artist Yannick Paquette. Dark Nights: Metal #2 art by Greg Capullo Swamp[...]
IDW's Big Damn Book WonderCon Panel
The biggest announcement, and previously covered by Bleeding Cool here, was the Bernie Wrightson Artifact Edition, which would include various pieces Wrightson did for DC and two complete stories, one from House of Mystery and one from Plop! The panel also said that the Frankenstein Alive, Alive! series that Wrightson created with Steve Niles will[...]
The Walking Dead Pays Tribute To Bernie Wrightson
Last night, during the seventh season finale of The Walking Dead, the show paid tribute to comic and horror legend Bernie Wrightson who passed away on March 18th This isn't the first time the show paid homage to the talented artist Back in 2015 a Wrightson zombie was designed by Greg Nicotero.   BEFORE! Something I've wanted[...]