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Watchmen Creator Damon Lindelof Reveals How Comics Influenced Him

Watchmen Creator Damon Lindelof Reveals How Comics Influenced Him

To be honest, barring anyone taking up series creator Damon Lindelof's challenge to jump into HBO's Watchmen universe sandbox, we figured the Emmy Awards would be the final chapter on our coverage And a great note it would be to end on, with major wins for the series overall, for actors Regina King and Yahya[...]

Watchmen: Can Someone Please Take Damon Lindelof Up on Season 2

Watchmen: Can Someone Please Take Damon Lindelof Up on Season 2?

In Damon Lindelof's defense? He's been saying all along that he had no intention of coming back to craft a second season of HBO's Emmy Award-winning series Watchmen- but that didn't mean the series' universe shouldn't continue to be explored Now, we're on record saying that we feel Lindelof should go the Fargo route and[...]

Watchmen: HBO Reminds Everyone Why Emmy Winner Regina King Is Queen

Watchmen: HBO Reminds Everyone Why Emmy Winner Regina King Is Queen

Eleven Emmy Award wins isn't too bad of a way for Damon Lindelof's pseudo-sequel "remix" of the comic book classic Watchmen to wrap its "life cycle" as a series (even if there are additional seasons) The HBO series would earn the honor of being the first comic-book adaptation to walk away with the kind of[...]

Watchmen: Damon Lindelof Talks Future Regina Kings Emmys Message

Watchmen: Damon Lindelof Talks Future; Regina King's Emmys Message

Damon Lindelof's pseudo-sequel "remix" of the comic book classic Watchmen wrapped its award season run in style, becoming the first comic-book adaptation to walk away with the kind of gold that the HBO series did Sunday night Of the 26 total nominations received, Watchmen would walk away with 11 Emmys in total by the time[...]

Watchmen Regina King Schitts Creek Earn 2020 TCA Awards Honors

Watchmen, Regina King, Schitt's Creek Earn 2020 TCA Awards Honors

By now, we think it's pretty clear who watches HBO and Damon Lindelof's Watchmen: a lot of people who vote on awards With the series expected to make an impression at this year's Emmy Awards, the pseudo-sequel/remix of  The-Writer-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named, David Gibbons, and John Higgins' comic book classic was the clear winner of this year's Television Critics[...]

This New Rorschach is Obsessed With Hannah Arendt Instead Of Ayn Rand

This New Rorschach is Obsessed With Hannah Arendt Instead Of Ayn Rand

The Watchmen panel at DC Fandome saw HBO Watchmen showrunner Damon Lindelof interview the new Rorschach creative team Tom King and Jorge Fornes, with Damon Lindelhof's background covered in White Rabbit Subtle.[caption id="attachment_1265180" align="aligncenter" width="600"] DC Fandome screencap.[/caption]Tom King talked about his own unofficial sequel, the upcoming Rorschach comic book, leaning on the original Watchmen[...]

Watchmen: Lube Man Unmasked Spoiler: Its Not Alan Moore

Watchmen: Lube Man Unmasked! Spoiler: It's Not Alan Moore

When it comes to a recent chat that Watchmen showrunner Damon Lindelof and series composers Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross (Nine Inch Nails) had with Rolling Stone, it was more of the latter While the entire interview (below) is definitely worth checking out, it was the end of the video that caught our attention: an[...]

Watchmen Writers Discuss Creating HBOs Anti-Copaganda Cop Show

Watchmen Writers Discuss Creating HBO's "Anti-Copaganda Cop Show"

While it would be easy for Damon Lindelof to get lost in the euphoria that comes with his "remix" pseudo-sequel to comic book classic Watchmen earning 26 Emmy nominations (including for Outstanding Drama Series and acting noms for Regina King, Jeremy Irons, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Jovan Adepo, Louis Gossett Jr., and Jean Smart), he's always made it[...]

Watchmen: Lindelof Kassell Williams Return to Talk Series Impact

Watchmen: Lindelof, Kassell, Williams Return to Talk Series Impact

With Damon Lindelof's "remix" pseudo-sequel to comic book classic Watchmen heading into next month's Emmy Awards with 26 nominations (the most this year, including for Outstanding Drama Series and acting recognition for Regina King, Jeremy Irons, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Jovan Adepo, Louis Gossett Jr., and Jean Smart), Craig Mazin (Chernobyl) has returned for a special edition of "The[...]

Best Laid Plans to Get World War Z Movie Into China &#8211 Despite Zombies

Best Laid Plans to Get World War Z Movie Into China – Despite Zombies

Instead, Damon Lindelof was brought in to rewrite the ending as Brad Pitt did not like the darker downbeat abrupt version, and employ reshoots too The movie cost a lot but did well, over half a billion dollars worldwide - but not in China.Feeding The Dragon by Chris Fenton is published by Post Hill Press[...]

Watchmen: Damon Lindelof Talks Writers Room Having Squid Confidence

Watchmen: Damon Lindelof Talks Writers' Room, Having Squid Confidence

While Damon Lindelof has received much of the upfront attention (and deservedly so) for the success of his "remix" pseudo-sequel to The-Writer-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named, David Gibbons, and John Higgins' comic book classic Watchmen, he's never missed an opportunity to give much of the credit to his writers' room: Cord Jefferson, Stacy Osei-Kuffour, Christal Henry, Lila Byock, Carly Wray,[...]

Watchmen: Damon Lindelof Proudly Passes Torch to Next Gen Storytellers

Watchmen: Damon Lindelof Proudly Passes Torch to Next Gen Storytellers

HBO's Watchmen creator Damon Lindelof, series star Regina King (Angela aka Sister Night), and the entire team behind the "remix" pseudo-sequel to The-Writer-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named, David Gibbons, and John Higgins' comic book classic are having a pretty good week The ground-breaking series not only took the title for most nominations, but saw those nods include the series overall[...]

Watchmen: Damon Lindelof Responds to HBO Series 26 Emmy Nominations

Watchmen: Damon Lindelof Responds to HBO Series' 26 Emmy Nominations

Before we move on with a look at series creator Damon Lindelof's reaction to his "remix" pseudo-sequel to The-Writer-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named, David Gibbons, and John Higgins' comic book classic walking away with 26 Emmy nominations on Thursday morning, we here at BCTV just need to take care of something first Feels like we got something stuck in our[...]

I May Destroy You Gives Television Its First Watchmen

I May Destroy You Gives Television Its First Watchmen

I May Destroy You is a new twelve-part TV series written by and starring Michaela Coel from the BBC, with HBO buy-in. It is sensational, is a remarkable achievement in television and, yes because this is Bleeding Cool, I am describing it as TV's first Watchmen. Which for some may see as inappropriate, given that […]

Watchmen Universe: 5 Stories HBOs Series Should Consider Exploring

Watchmen Universe: 5 Stories HBO's Series Should Consider Exploring

I already "know" how it should all go down: series creator Damon Lindelof takes some time to relax and recharge the batteries, even though he still has to promote the series for awards season By now, WarnerMedia has made him a sweet FX/Fargo-like deal for more seasons The deal would have him overseeing the extension of[...]

Watchmen FYC Emmy Video Reveals The Art Behind The Storytelling

Watchmen "FYC" Emmy Video Reveals The Art Behind The Storytelling

It feels like Damon Lindelof's Watchmen is as much in the pop culture conversations of Summer 2020 as it was when it first debuted in October 2019 Much of that has to do with the way the series eerily reflected our society six months before we would see it play out for ourselves in real life[...]

Watchmen Team Discuss Recreating 1921 Tulsa Black Wall Street Massacre

Watchmen Team Discuss Recreating 1921 Tulsa Black Wall Street Massacre

Damon Lindelof's Peabody Award-winning series Watchmen has been a focal point of HBO's Juneteenth weekend programming, with an emphasis on honoring those murdered in the 1921 Tulsa Massacre and the destruction of Black Wall Street as well as educating the nation on a tragic part of this nation's history that's been ignored The cable network[...]

Watchmen: HBOs Peabody Award-Winner Free for Juneteenth Weekend

Watchmen: HBO's Peabody Award-Winner Free for Juneteenth Weekend

In honor of Juneteenth and in memory of those murdered during the 1921 Tulsa Massacre, HBO will be offering all nine episodes of Damon Lindelof's Peabody Award-winning series Watchmen for free Starting Friday, June 19, and running through Sunday, June 21, Lindelof's pseudo-sequel to Alan Moore, David Gibbons, and John Higgins' comic book classic starring Academy[...]

Watchmen Wins Peabody Award: Lindelof King Offer Acceptance Speeches

Watchmen Wins Peabody Award: Lindelof, King Offer Acceptance Speeches

A little more than a month after series creator Damon Lindelof and star Regina King learned that the Peabody Awards Board of Jurors had selected the series as a nominee, the "remix" pseudo-sequel to Alan Moore and David Gibbons' comic book classic Watchmen now has a new title: Peabody Award-winning HBO series In a citation released[...]

Watchmen: Damon Lindelof Know What His Episode 10 Title Would Be

Watchmen: Damon Lindelof Know What His Episode 10 Title Would Be

We've made no bones about the fact that we have a huge ton of respect for Watchmen series creator Damon Lindelof, starting back during the Lost days As much as we obsess over whether or not he'll be returning to the universe of his pseudo-sequel to Alan Moore, David Gibbons, and John Higgins' comic book classic, we[...]