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DMZ Creator Robert Patino on Adapting Comics as HBO Max Limited Series
The moment Roberto Patino read the dystopian comic DMZ, he knew he had to adapt it for the screen The prospect of a second American Civil War hits all close to home considering the current state of toxicity within our political discourse Given the nature of the ambitious project, the writer who's also worked on[...]
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In five days, viewers will get their chance to check out Ava DuVernay (When They See Us) & Roberto Patino's (Westworld) four-part limited series adaptation of DC Comics series DMZ Based on the popular & award-winning DC Comics graphic novel, the Rosario Dawson (Briarpatch, Rent, Sin City), Benjamin Bratt (Law & Order, Traffic)-starring series takes[...]
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With Ava DuVernay (When They See Us) and Roberto Patino's (Westworld) four-part limited series adaptation of DC Comics series DMZ dropping all four episodes in ten days, now seemed as good of a time as any for the streaming service to share a look at both the official key art poster (waiting below) as well as[...]
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Yesterday, HBO Max released a trailer highlighting its 2022 line-up that included a look at Ava DuVernay (When They See Us) and Roberto Patino's (Westworld) four-part limited series adaptation of DC Comics series DMZ In the scene from the Rosario Dawson (Briarpatch, Rent, Sin City), Benjamin Bratt (Law & Order, Traffic)-starring series, we see Dawson in[...]
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A little more than two months after viewers were treated to a new set of preview images, viewers who are excited for Ava DuVernay (When They See Us) and Roberto Patino's (Westworld) four-part limited series adaptation of DC Comics series DMZ got a pleasant surprise on Wednesday morning That's when HBO Max released a trailer for[...]
DMZ: HBO Max, Ava DuVernay & Roberto Patino Series Offers First-Looks
Ava DuVernay (When They See Us) and Roberto Patino's (Westworld) four-part limited series adaptation of DC Comics series DMZ for HBO Max offered up some new looks at the upcoming project during DC Fandome 2021 Rosario Dawson (Briarpatch, Rent, Sin City), Benjamin Bratt (Law & Order, Traffic), Hoon Lee (Banshee, Warrior), Freddy Miyares (When They See Us,[...]
DMZ teaser images released by Ava DuVernay (Images: A. DuVernay/HBO Max)
Ava DuVernay (When They See Us) and Roberto Patino's (Westworld) four-part limited series adaptation of DC Comics series DMZ for HBO Max made some major news on both sides of the camera on Monday, with nine additions to the cast and two additions to the creative team confirmed exclusively by Deadline Hollywood. Rutina Wesley (Queen Sugar), Mamie Gummer[...]
Earlier this week, fans of the DC Comics series DMZ were on the receiving end of some excellent news, with HBO Max announcing that Ava DuVernay (When They See Us) and Roberto Patino's (Westworld) adaptation was moving forward as a four-part limited series event Patino serves as writer, showrunner, and executive producer, with DuVernay directing the pilot[...]
DMZ has been given a green light by HBO Max (Images: HBO Max PR)
HBO Max has given an official green light to Roberto Patino (Westworld) and Ava DuVernay's (When They See Us) DMZ, with Rosario Dawson (Briarpatch, Rent, Sin City) and Benjamin Bratt (Law & Order, Traffic) set to lead the cast of the futuristic drama set amid a second American civil war and based on the comic[...]
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Ava DuVernay's upcoming adaptation of DC Comics/Vertigo comic book DMZ is one of those series that's been on our radar since it was first announced, and one of the few productions that was lucky enough to finish filming before the COVID-19 pandemic began shutting down television productions around the world But as we all know,[...]
Snatch Up DMZ #1 For Steal From ComicConnect Auction Ending Today
Fans of modern comics love grabbing their keys, and one that should be blowing up soon is DMZ #1 The Brian Wood and Riccardo Burchielli series is set to debut as a tv show on HBO Max from director Ava Duvernay and starring Rosario Dawson As always, that means interest is starting to heat up[...]
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Ava DuVernay's upcoming series adaptation of Vertigo comic DMZ is climbing up our list of series to keep our eyeballs on if it gets the greenlight, so today's update from DuVernay was exactly the kind of thing we'd been waiting for Taking to Twitter, the writer-director-producer posted an official notification that shooting was underway –[...]
"Modern Family" Season 11 "Dead on A Rival": [PREVIEW]
On the "television" side, we're excited for DuVernay's other venture in the DCU: overseeing production and directing the pilot for HBO Max's upcoming series adaptation of Brian Wood's Vertigo comic DMZ. Last month, it was confirmed that Rosario Dawson (Briarpatch) is set to lead the series as medic Alma Ortego Now we're learning from Deadline Hollywood[...]
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But for those of us who spend most of our time on the "television" side of things, we're excited for DuVernay's other adventure in the DC Comics universe: overseeing production on and directing the pilot for HBO Max's upcoming series adaptation of Brian Wood's Vertigo comic DMZ. USA Network Now we know who will be leading the[...]
Image: (left) WarnerMedia/(right) Netflix
Now it looks like DuVernay will be extending her stay in the DC Comics universe, with the Academy Award nominee set to direct the pilot for HBO Max's upcoming television series adaptation of Brian Wood's Vertigo comic DMZ. Netflix "DMZ is a special project to me as it marks a key collaboration with my company ARRAY Filmworks,[...]
The Big Two Vs. Creator Owned Comics – Brian Wood at Baltimore Comic Con
Working with Vertigo on DMZ provided him with the possibility of taking some of the uncertainties out of his life, and he opted for an exclusive contract to "lay the foundations of a career" It was a difficult choice and "not something he'd ever sign again", but it gave him a "regular life" at the[...]
The Massive by Brian Wood and Kristian Donaldson
Both have worked together previously on Wood's DMZ for Vertigo. From the Jules Verne quote and the visual above, it looks like it may be some future apocalyptic Waterworld style affair. I probably shouldn't have mentioned Waterworld, should I? Publisher is unknown… The Massive is a new upcoming comic book by Brian Wood and Kristian Donaldson[...]
Live From The DMZ Launches
And I like Vertigo books. DMZ by Brian Wood and a number of artists, the tale of an America divided and at war with itself – literally, with Manhattan as a demilitarized zone, with excellent sniping opportunities, comes to a conclusion at the end of the year. Until then, Live From The DMZ is a new celebratory[...]