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Loner: HBO Developing Series Pilot for Teddy Wayne Novel Adaptation

'Loner': HBO Developing Series Pilot for Teddy Wayne Novel Adaptation

Though its Television Critics Association (TCA) winter press event is over, that doesn't mean HBO is finished boosting its programming slate – announcing early pilot development on Loner, a drama based on author Teddy Wayne's 2016 award-winning novel published by Simon & Schuster. Wayne is expected to both write the pilot and executive produce the project. […]

Review: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild—Creating a Champion

Review: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild—Creating a Champion

The latest and probably last Zelda extended tome to be released by Dark Horse Books was The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild—Creating a Champion The company has already done a fantastic job in creating three volumes that go over pretty much everything you need to know about the series in detail From the original[...]

You Season 2 Moves to Netflix Lifetime to Focus on Original Movies

You Season 2 Moves to Netflix; Lifetime to Focus on Original Movies

Developed by Sera Gamble and Greg Berlanti based on the book by Caroline Kepnes, You would be a natural fit for Netflix for two reasons: the streaming service is already an international partner on the series (with Deadline Hollywood reporting a possible move to Netflix was a factor in the second-season renewal); and the serialized[...]


Theres a Kickstarter Funding a SEGA Arcade Pop-Up Book

There's a Kickstarter Funding a SEGA Arcade Pop-Up Book

This particular project is kind of awesome as they are pitching a coffee table book that will document the history of Sega's entire line of classic arcade games throughout the years, and show off the machines by creating a pop-up book version of them within the page descriptions Here is a quick example of what[...]

Lend Me Your Ears: We Review Chuck Palahniuks Adjustment Day

Lend Me Your Ears: We Review Chuck Palahniuk's 'Adjustment Day'

So I was excited to get a chance to read his first original novel in nearly four years when Adjustment Day came our way.WARNING: We're going to keep this as spoiler-free as possible, but please be aware, we are going to talk about the book and the premise So if you want nothing to do with[...]


Dan Taylor Unveils Sci-Fi Noir Novella Pi Private Eye

Dan Taylor Unveils Sci-Fi Noir Novella 'Pi Private Eye'

Writer and former IDW editor Dan Taylor has launched a new Kickstarter for a science-fiction noir robotic detective story called Pi Private Eye: The Immortal Coil. Dan has totally embraced the Pi part of the title, launching the campaign on Pi Day (March 14th) and stating that the project is a novella that will clock […]

Shorthand History Lessons with DK Books Justice League: The Ultimate Guide

Shorthand History Lessons with DK Books' Justice League: The Ultimate Guide

Making sense out of it is a challenge for anyone, and DK Books has certainly tried over the years with a couple different guides, including The DC Encyclopedia As part of a tie-in with the recent Warner Bros film, the company released a brand-new guide in the form of Justice League: The Ultimate Guide We took off our[...]

Reviewing Wonder Woman: The Ultimate Guide to The Amazon Princess from DK Books

Reviewing Wonder Woman: The Ultimate Guide to The Amazon Princess from DK Books

DK Books recently released a brand-new guide revolving around the character for those wishing to find out more about her in Wonder Woman: The Ultimate Guide to The Amazon Princess.[caption id="attachment_812159" align="aligncenter" width="600"] credit//DK Books[/caption]Like a couple of the DK guides we've reviewed, this one is divided up into sections with the hope of introducing you[...]

Searching the Pages of DK Books Ultimate Marvel for Anything New

Searching the Pages of DK Books' Ultimate Marvel for Anything New

Every couple of years it seems that DK Books comes out with a new all-things-Marvel guidebook, some of them containing character info, others containing canon info, and some being a mesh of the two The most recent addition to this library is Ultimate Marvel, which covers the basic things you need to know within the Marvel[...]

Jeffrey Smith On Drawing the Fire And Fury of Donald Trump for New York Magazine

Jeffrey Smith, On Drawing the "Fire And Fury" of Donald Trump for New York Magazine

But what they also brought to the party, absent from Woolf's text, were illustrations of some of the scenes portrayed in the book, by one Jeffrey Smith. One of which is on the cover of the print edition, out today.Smith is an established and award-winning illustrator As well as major advertising campaigns, he has specialised in[...]

American Gods Season 1: A Look Back at a Season of Gods and Monsters

American Gods Season 1: A Look Back at a Season of Gods and Monsters

Okay, I know it's been a while since we've heard any new American Gods news — well, any new American Gods news that doesn't put me into a Level 8 panic mode — but that's still no reason to not get excited for 2018. A new year means a new season of Starz's critically acclaimed adaptation […]

Hulus 9/11 Series The Looming Tower Examines CIA FBI Rivalry

Hulu's 9/11 Series The Looming Tower Examines CIA, FBI Rivalry

Based on Lawrence Wright's Pulitzer Prize-winning account, the series will examine how a lack of communication and not intelligence stifled law enforcement's ability to predict and stop the attack.[caption id="attachment_764273" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: JoJo Whilden/Hulu[/caption]Hulu has released an official synopsis and a number of pics from the series, as well as a new featurette that[...]

CW Taps The Skinnys Jessie Kahnweiler to Adapt The Viagra Diaries

CW Taps The Skinny's Jessie Kahnweiler to Adapt The Viagra Diaries

Based on Barbara Rose Booker's popular 2009 novel, Kahnweiler will write the series adaptation; and serve as executive producer with Erwin More and Brian Medavoy (American High, Just Shoot Me). Alan Nevins and Suzy Unger will also serve as producers.The CW's adaptation of The Viagra Diaries centers on Kit, a gorgeous intern new in town who gets[...]

New The Alienist Trailer Shows the Method Against the Madness

New The Alienist Trailer Shows the Method Against the Madness

At the turn of the century, a new kind of evil stalks the streets that requires a different approach to law enforcement and criminal investigation — a new way to look at the criminal mind. As we see from the newest trailer for TNT's adaptation of Caleb Carr's The Alienist, police commissioner Theodore Roosevelt (Brian […]

Pulse Films Goes Nuclear with Series Adaptation of The Atomic Bazaar

Pulse Films Goes Nuclear with Series Adaptation of The Atomic Bazaar

Television is heading for a different type of "nuclear age," with Pulse Films optioning Vanity Fair journalist William Langewiesche’s book for new scripted series The Atomic Bazaar Set in the shadowy world of nuclear trafficking — from the compounds of wealthy drug lords to secret CIA and MI6 bases — the series is set to be[...]

The Terror: AMC Releases Teaser New Images for Ridley Scott Series

The Terror: AMC Releases Teaser, New Images for Ridley Scott Series

AMC is taking to the high seas for their next tale of terror, confirming a release date for Ridley Scott's thriller series The Terror, while also releasing a teaser trailer and first-look images. Based on Dan Simmons's novel and executive produced by Scott, David Kajganich, and Soo Hugh, the two-hour season premiere of the historical drama […]

Highway 59: FX Adapting Attica Lockes Bluebird Bluebird To Series

Highway 59: FX Adapting Attica Locke's Bluebird, Bluebird To Series

Darren must solve the crimes--and save himself in the process--before Lark's long-simmering racial fault lines erupt.A rural noir suffused with the unique music, color, and nuance of East Texas, Bluebird, Bluebird is an exhilarating, timely novel about the collision of race and justice in America.Earning the honor of being a New York Times Book Review[...]

Dietland: Julianna Margulies Returns In AMC Revenge-Fantasy Series

Dietland: Julianna Margulies Returns In AMC Revenge-Fantasy Series

The Good Wife's Julianna Margulies is wading back into the turbulent waters of series television, tapped for a major role in Marti Noxon's upcoming AMC drama Dietland. Based on the 2015 novel by Sarai Walker, the 10-episode revenge-fantasy drama has Margulies as magazine editor Kitty Montgomery opposite Joy Nash's (Twin Peaks) Plum Kettle in a story […]