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DC Comics Looking For A New Director Of Marketing
I'm going to suggest that given that IDW in San Diego basically just fired its marketing department, this is quite good timing for DC Comics as they have a plethora of talented folk on hand when they are looking for a new Director of Marketing at Burbank in Los Angeles Here's what the job entails…[...]
DC Comics Big Moves Around The Warners Lot
The comic book publisher, owned by Warner Bros and currently headquartered in their Burbank offices in Los Angeles, has been mostly working from home from the last two years Bleeding Cool reported that employees had been invited into the offices to clear their desks as DC Comics moves locations within Warner Bros, and will be[...]
DC Comics Moving Offices Yet Again, To A "Hot Desk" Model
Wall, a couple of weeks ago, I got the word that over the past few weeks DC Comics staff, who had still been working from home, had been allowed into the Burbank headquarters building to retrieve their belongings which they couldn't get at during the lockdowns That they had been told that Warners was to[...]
JobWatch: DC Comics Intern Positions In Burbank For The Summer
Want to work for DC Comics? Want to give up your summer? Can you get to Burbank, California and stay with someone for free, living off ramen and sunshine? Well, here are three opportunities for you, that you will have to apply for by the end of the month. DC Logo   Summer 2022 Hybrid Intern, Talent Services[...]
Disney's 'Zeke and Luther' Star Adam Hicks Arrested in Armed Robbery Case
The Burbank Police Department reports that the 25-year-old actor was accused of robbing several people on the street Wednesday morning Court records show that Hicks was formally arrested around 2 p.m and is currently being held on $350,000 bail. He is due to appear in court on Friday. TMZ was the first to break the news, reporting[...]
45 Photos From The 43rd Annual Saturn Awards
True, in the past few years the categories have grown to include some projects that aren't quite as genre as others, but popular culture is flush with heroes and aliens lately. President and Executive Producer Robert Holguin, along with Producer/Writers Bradley Marcus and Kevin Marcus (The Marcus Brothers) were on hand for another year of awesomeness[...]
A More Right-Wing DC Comics For 2016?
The books remain conservative in nature but in individual execution can be very liberal in message. I understand that at a recent mini-summit for DC Comics writers at the Burbank offices, politics came up There was a recognition that DC's audience had expanded with newer, more progressive titles, such as Batgirl, Prez and Gotham Academy. But there[...]
DC Comics Responds To Bleeding Cool Via The LA Daily News (VIDEO)
Burbank, CA 8/28/2015 (photo by John McCoy Daily News)" Ex-CBR writer Beau Yarbrough ran a relatively-puff piece about DC Comics move from New York to Burbank for the LA Daily News. During which, DC co-publisher Dan DiDio responds to recent stories on Bleeding Cool reporting a financial shortfall, a change in approach to publication and planned new[...]
Today, For The Comic Industry, Is #ThankYouBob Wayne Day
Today is DC Comics' last day in New York City as the offices on 1700 Broadway close, the publisher relocating to Burbank/ It is also the last day for 77 DC employees who have declined to make the move west to Burbank One is Bob Wayne, Senor VP Sales, leaving the company after twenty-eight years. A comic[...]
70 DC Comics Staff Move To Burbank, 77 Will Leave The Publisher
And shows that 70 will be joining the publisher as it moves from New York to Burbank and that 77 are not Their positions will be effectively terminating with the move in April – if they haven't left already – though there are generous terms, and many will be on gardening leave for a year, effectively[...]
As DC Comics Prepares To Leave New York, They Smash Up Their Own Offices
And right now it looks like it needs a Band-Aid. Next month, DC Comics says goodbye to those offices, moving to Burbank in Los Angeles But on the way out, it appears they are laying waste to them in fiction, even Superman having difficulty keeping up the towering behemoth. Maybe if Man Of Steel had been a[...]
As The DC Comics Summit Ends…
We ran a couple of pieces as the DC Comics creators headed to Burbank for a creative summit Their names were in lights and everything So we got a little peek via Twitter through the heavy security demands… as ever, Scott SNyder seemed to be having the most fun! On my way to the DC talent[...]
More DC Comics Creators Get Ready For Burbank
So comic creators are heading to Burbank for the DC creative summit Of course, some are already there… Amanda and I are in Burbank for the DC summit Came a few days early to see some friends and enjoy some Downtime pic.twitter.com/VpK21tzNoe — Jimmy Palmiotti (@jpalmiotti) February 7, 2015 Some are kicking their heels… What is there to do[...]
DC Comic Creators On Their Way To Their Creative Summit In Burbank
We told you that DC Comics was having a three-day Creative Summit starting tomorrow in Burbank Well, Scott Snyder has been rallying the troops. And… I just bought my ticket to @DCComics first big talent summit in Burbank next week Looking forward to tanning with many creator friends — Scott Snyder (@Ssnyder1835) February 6, 2015 Though not everyone is[...]
The DC Comics June Mini-Relaunch Teased With New 8 Page Stories In Convergence Titles
A shot of 'Doomed' from yesterday's retailers meetings at Burbank Revealed at yesterday's DC Comics retailer meeting in Burbank, every one of the forty Convergence comics in May will feature a new eight page insert of an upcoming June mini-relaunch comic book. Not a preview, these will be original stories by the title's creative teams and will[...]
Half Of The June DC Mini-Relaunch Titles Will Still Be $2.99
Jim Lee during the DC retailer meeting at Burbank, yesterday. There has been some concern regarding the eventual creep of the $3.99 comic book, with Marvel currently only having one remaining $2.99 Marvel Universe title. With all the Convergence titles moving to $3.99 for April and May, it was assumed by some that this would be it,[...]
DC Comics Freelancers To Spend 3 Days In Burbank, Some Expenses Paid
I understand that next Sunday, a bunch of DC Comics creators have been told to come to the new offices in Burbank, California for three days of meetings with DC executives and staffers. It'll be a bit of a meet and greet, and to familiarise creators with the new look of the company, their upcomings and[...]
Batman Editor Mark Doyle Is Going With DC Comics To Burbank After All
Photo by Fiona Wilson for Comics Anonymous. Earlier this year, when DC Comics announced the publisher was moving from New York to Burbank, DC Vertigo editor Mark Doyle told his bosses that he was not going to move with them A New York native, his family are based in the state, and moving them was just not[...]
Today Is D-Day For DC Comics' June Mini-Relaunch
After the Convergence event comes to an end and DC Comics has moved from New York to Burbank, expect a bunch of new ongoing comics and some relaunches. They will need to get started soon if they are going to have get ahead of production for June Is this just smart planning… or is this the first signs[...]
Ellie Pyle Moves From Marvel In New York To DC/Vertigo In Burbank
But now that's happened and I've had it confirmed, Marvel's Ellie Pyle is moving from Marvel in New York to work at Burbank for the Vertigo imprint of DC Comics. Currently Pyle works as an associate editor for Marvel, including working on Spider-Man books, Daredevil and launching Silk[...]
Who Wants To Be A DC Comics Vice President?
Bleeding Cool ran a list of DC Comics people moving to Burbank… and a lot of people who are not Warners have begun advertising positions that will be filled in Burbank, and this is just the start However, of the eighty-possibly-plus positions that will be vacated at DC Comics, not all will be filled in[...]
Today DC Comics Staff Learn Details About The Big Move West
I am told that just over a week ago, DC Entertainment President Diane Nelson sent out an e-mail sent to New York DC Comics staffers. Telling them that today, DC Comics will reveal details regarding the move from New York to Burbank next April. Including exactly when the different departments will be packing up and moving.  Six months to go[...]
Two DC Comics Editors Leave – One To Marvel, One To Valiant (UPDATE x2)
I'm told of two more DC Comics editorial staff who won't be making the move from New York to Burbank – and, indeed, won't be spending any more time at DC Comics And both let DC Comics know yesterday. I'm told that newly promoted editor Katie Kubert of Batman, Detective Comics and Batman Eternal will be[...]
The Comic Industry Reacts To… Bob Wayne's Departure
Yesterday, Bleeding Cool broke the story that DC Comics' longest standing executive, Bob Wayne, would be stepping down from the publisher when it moves from New York to Burbank. Reaction was swift, Bob Wayne and I started one week apart at DC back in '87 I know how tired I am now, and he's WAY older, so[...]
Bob Wayne, Senior VP DC Comics To Leave After Twenty-Eight Years At The Company
When he had newcomers hired above him, both Stephanie Fierman and Steve Rotterdam, he survived when they were dismissed and when DC Comics then reorganised, was promoted to Senior VP Sales where he has remained since. But I understand at the Diamond Retail Summit in Las Vegas, that he told folk that he would not be joining[...]