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Eric M Esquivel and Eddie Berganza Launch New Comics Line. Yup.

Eric M Esquivel and Eddie Berganza Launch New Comics Publisher. Yup.

Eddie Berganza was a long-standing editor at DC Comics in the nineties and noughties, promoted to Executive Editor of DC Comics In 2012, after a series of “indiscretions” first reported by Bleeding Cool, Berganza was demoted to Group Editor and underwent Warner Bros HR procedures In 2016, Buzzfeed followed up with a long report, detailing[...]

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Did Dark Nights: Metal #6 Include a Gibe Against Eddie Berganza?

The big event series from DC Comics that has just concluded, Dark Nights: Metal, was initially edited by Eddie Berganza and assistant edited by Rebecca Taylor.Then, spurred on by the news of Harvey Weinstein, Kevin Spacey, #MeToo, and more, Buzzfeed revived and delved deeper into allegations against Berganza Revealing information previously not widely known, even within[...]

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DC Comics Suspends Eddie Berganza

UPDATE: DC Comics has sent a new update:Statement from DC Entertainment regarding Eddie Berganza – UPDATED 11/13/17Warner Bros and DC Entertainment have terminated the employment of DC Comics Group Editor Eddie Berganza.  We are committed to eradicating harassment and ensuring that all employees, as well as our freelance community, are aware of our policies, are comfortable[...]

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Shea Fontana, Gail Simone, Matthew Rosenberg, And More React To Eddie Berganza Report

In the wake of Buzzfeed’s report on the sexual harassment allegations against longtime DC Comics editor Eddie Berganza on Friday, some high-profile comic book creators have taken to social media to address the allegations.DC Comics artist Rafael Albuquerque called on his employer to "make the right call" despite spending "the whole day afraid to speak out." Some[...]

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Former Warner Bros. Screenwriter Recalls Company Sexual Harassment Presentation

On Friday, website Buzzfeed published a report detailing sexual harassment allegations against longtime DC Comics editor Eddie Berganza Though allegations against Berganza have been reported before by Bleeding Cool and others, the Buzzfeed report comes amidst a sweeping tidal wave of sexual harassment and assault allegations against powerful men across the entertainment industry and politics — one[...]

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High-Profile DC Artist Rafael Albuquerque Issues Statement On Eddie Berganza

High-profile DC Comics creator Rafael Albuquerque has issued a heartfelt statement on Twitter in the wake of Buzzfeed's report on the sexual harassment allegations against longtime DC Comics editor Eddie Berganza Albuquerque wrote:https://twitter.com/rafaalbuquerque/status/929442513336848384https://twitter.com/rafaalbuquerque/status/929442760091893760https://twitter.com/rafaalbuquerque/status/929443095187480578https://twitter.com/rafaalbuquerque/status/929443117530599429https://twitter.com/rafaalbuquerque/status/929443190687617025https://twitter.com/rafaalbuquerque/status/929443244995481600Though allegations against Berganza have been reported before by Bleeding Cool and others, the Buzzfeed report comes amidst a sweeping tidal wave of sexual harassment[...]

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DC Comics Editor Eddie Berganza Makes The Front Page Of The NY Daily News

Following Friday's report by Buzzfeed on the sexual harassment allegations against longtime DC Comics editor Eddie Berganza, Berganza's photo made the front page of Saturday's New York Daily News The Daily News posted a photo of the cover, headlined "Perv Nation: Wave of charges against powerful sickos floods U.S.," to Twitter.https://twitter.com/NYDailyNews/status/929174259276111872The other high-profile men accused[...]

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Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia Calls For Firing Of Eddie Berganza

The DC Comics-loving mayor of Long Beach, California, Robert Garcia, has called on his favorite comic book publisher to fire longtime editor Eddie Berganza in response to an expose on sexual harassment, forced kissing, and attempting groping allegations reported by major news outlet Buzzfeed Friday.[caption id="attachment_743587" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Mayor Robert Garcia, Photo By Dbrezenoff - Own work,[...]

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Smallville Actors Get To Grips With DC Comics' Superman Offices…

This amiable photo was sent to the Bleeding Cool dungeons, taken in the DC Comics Superman offices, hosting a visit from Sharon Taylor (middle) who played Faora in the TV show Smallville, and Simone Bailly who played Star.That's DC editor Mike Cotton on the far right, ex-Wizard Magazine writer/editor who joined DC in 2013, and who I don't think I've[...]

Unfollow May End In April – What Does That Mean For Vertigo? #AskBC

And when longtime editor Shelley Bond was unceremoniously released back in April as part of a Vertigo "restructuring" while alleged sexual harasser Eddie Berganza remained Superman group editor, a lot of people wondered whether it wouldn't be better if DC as a whole just @#$%ed right off But it didn't, and neither has Vertigo, and[...]

DC Comics Reviews Policies And Training Procedures Over Sexual Harassment, And More

While DC Editor Eddie Berganza was disciplined and demoted four years ago, and other more recent matters are under investigation, there have been calls for DC Comics to address the issue more directly and publicly.In a departure from their traditional practices, this has now happened It's worth noting that this is a result of direct pressure on[...]

Sexual Harassment Allegations Against Superman Editor Eddie Berganza, Revived

The assailant was named as DC Comics then-Executive Editor Eddie Berganza and the person assaulted was a comic book creator in her own right, a partner of a regular DC creator, and an occasional convention reporter for Bleeding Cool.She did not want to be named back then - she was afraid it might damage her work prospects,[...]

Tom Brevoort Questions Dan DiDio Over Wonder Woman Earth One Credits

But the print version only reflects Eddie Berganza and Andrew Marino.Marvel's Senior Exec editor Tom Brevoort went to Twitter.https://twitter.com/TomBrevoort/status/720481911806758912https://twitter.com/TomBrevoort/status/720482314074091521https://twitter.com/TomBrevoort/status/720482593578291200https://twitter.com/TomBrevoort/status/720483966218842112https://twitter.com/TomBrevoort/status/720484173685907456And Dan replied...@TomBrevoort @darrenkshan there were many assistants on this one so I'm sure it was an oversight[...]

The New Power Girl Is… Aging Backwards?

She is described as one of the "most intelligent 17-year-olds on the planet" by co-creator Paul Levitz.But in a big splash appearing in today's DC Comics, to announce her joining the Teen Titans in issue 5, she's been de-aged by editor Eddie Berganza to "just 16 years of age".It may be just a year But to Tanya[...]

Tough Enough?: DC Comics' Trivia Panel

Nikolai Fomich writes for Bleeding Cool:At Comic-Con this year DC held the DC Comics Too Tough Trivia Panel, featuring editors Eddie Berganza, Brian Cunningham, Mike Marts, as well as Mr Dan DiDio himself VP Marketing John Cunningham did a hilarious job moderating the panel, and if he ever makes a career shift, I think game[...]

So… Who To Write Superboy? The Speculation Starts Here.

A reader writes; "I saw DC Comics editorial execs Bob Harras, Bobbie Chase and Eddie Berganza at the Hyatt hotel yesterday eating/drinking with Tony Lee I know Tony scripted that issue of Superboy #19 a few months ago, but then nothing."Then I read your story about Justin Jordan leaving Superboy Would it be putting two and[...]

Eddie Berganza Takes The Superman Books Back

Earlier this year, Eddie Berganza was demoted from Executive Editor at DC Comics to Group Editor after a public display of sexual harassment at WonderCon A number of people believed his days were numbered at the publisher, but more reliable sources noted that Berganza and Editor-In Chief Bob Harras had formed quite a bond.One of[...]

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Eddie Berganza Now Group Editor At DC Comics

But details about what was happening to Executive Editor Eddie Berganza were scattered.DC Comics have now officially told me that Eddie now has the position of Group Editor, and I quote "responsible for continuing his work on the highly successful and record-breaking DC Comics - The New 52 line of comic books."This is an effective[...]