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Will Potter & Philip Bond's Geezer, The Britpop Band That Never Was
Philip Bond was one of the many talented cartoonists on Deadline Magazine, which told tales of music and comics in that interim moment And now, together, they have a new project, Geezer The Britpop band thet never was, that you have forgotten about, that sat alongside Blur, Pulp, Oasis, Suede, Elastica as well as the[...]
Frances McDormand's Stolen Best Actress Oscar Recovered, Suspect in Custody
No, this isn't a Meryl Streep joke setup. Deadline reports that suspect Terry Bryant, who had a ticket to attend the event, is currently in custody.  They go on to say that a LAPD spokesperson told them that Bryant was arrested at 11:50 p.m and taken to the Hollywood Division station He reportedly faces a charge[...]
Deathstroke #25 cover by Ryan Sook
Deadline has brought a case against Slade due to Deathstroke's stealing of his contract, gun, and hand Vandal Savage leads the prosecution against Slade, and the Riddler is his defense attorney The Society wants to know if this act was fair play, and the only way they can do this is to test if Slade[...]
TOLDJA: Deadline Announces Mark Millar And Greg Capullo's Reborn For October
We told you in March that it looked like Mark Millar was writing a new comic called Reborn. Today, Deadline has arranged a PR release of the news that Reborn will be by Mark Millar and Greg Capullo, and published in October. Last month, Millar said that nobody knew the title of his comic with Capullo[...]
The Burlesque Face Of The Deadline Magazine Revival
Coco Deville has been announced as the face of Missed Deadline, the new revival of the classic Deadline magazine currently underway, which we may have previously mentioned. A Ryan Hughes-designed logo, there. Coco is a regular performer at Proud Cabaret Brighton and during May – as well as representing Missed Deadline – she'll be featuring at London Burlesque Festival. Where you'll[...]
The Return… Of Deadline Magazine?
Once upon a time there was a British comic called Deadline It was just the best thing. It originated the comic character Tank Girl by Alan Martin and Jamie Hewlett It featured reprints of American strips like Hate, Love And Rockets and Milk & Cheese It profiled the British music industry and rising bands, through Madchester and[...]
Nikki Finke Announces Hollywood Dementia – A New Site For Fiction About Showbiz
I don't know if this will include the comic book industry. I have asked. But Nikke Finke, the requisite months after leaving Deadline has announced Hollywood Dementia. My website will present short stories, novellas and novel excerpts written by Hollywood insiders like myself After 30 years as a journalist, I'm now going to expose the hard truths and gritty[...]
Brett Ewins, Co-Creator Of Deadline, And Legendary 2000 AD Artist Dies, Aged 59
He also created the series Skreemer with Milligan and Steve Dillon. But with Dillon, he also created the music and comics magazine Deadline, launching Tank Girl and bringing comic book creators and musicians together like never before Gorillaz is very much his legacy, as is his strong influence on modern street art. His recent work, far more[...]
So What Is Actually Going On With Supergirl? Or Super? Or Girl? (UPDATE)
Michael Green's agent has got in touch to tell us that he is not involved with the project. [UPDATE: Though other sources now ask, if so, why such a strong part of the meeting with Fox two weeks ago] Though that might indicate that there is a project. So all thanks to Deadline who managed to use the[...]
Jamie Hewlett's Wonderful Trees
After the success of Jamie Hewlett's work on Gorillaz, combined with his relative lack-of-a-rock-and-roll lifestyle, he is one of the richest living comic
The Ron Moore Comeback Continues With Outlander
We've already talked about  Helix, the Arctic science horror show he's producing, getting a full-season order from SyFy, Starz are following suit with Outlander*.Deadline are reporting that the show has been given 16-episode season order and production is set to start in Scotland in October this year They describe the show, based on Diana Gabaldon's millions-selling series[...]
The Night London's Cartoonists Come Out To Play
Serialised in the likes of Deadline, and partially collected through Atomeka/Tundra, it tells the gradual shifting changing story of a happy go lucky stick figure, corrupted by complexity who gradually become a three dimensional figure, albeit one that still holds onto elements of his past. And now it will be finally collected in a complete volume,[...]