According to a report from Deadline Hollywood, the broadcaster is in "active talks" for a new Marvel series – one that would focus on one of the comic book company's female superheroes Not much else is being revealed about the project – including development/production – though sources say it's part of ABC's plan to always[...]
Butcher capitalizes on Hughie's rage over his girlfriend Robin's accidental death at the hands of Superhero A-Train and enlists Hughie as part of his plan to bring down the super-hero franchise. Rounding out Butcher's team are Laz Alonso (The Mysteries of Laura) as second-in-command Mother's Milk; Karen Fukuhara (Suicide Squad) as The Female, a young Asian assassin with blistering fighting[...]
Some folks'll do anything to stop women getting up on stage. An unknown convinced security that Hope Larson wasn't going to make it.
I may talk about that later. But it also got me to thinking about previous female Ghostbusters Now, the receptionist character of Janine certainly took on that role repeatedly in the Real Ghostbusters cartoon. But there was also a comic from IDW, Ghostbusters: Displaced Aggression by Scott Lobdell and Ilia Kyriazis from 2010 that might deserve revisiting. One that[...]
Rai #14 from Valiant, part of their 4001AD Crossover, debuts the new female Rai, cover featured. But she's not alone in that There are a number of other Rais who appear to get a debut appearance as well. Here's the full preview Rai #14 from Valiant, part of their 4001AD Crossover, debuts the[...]
By Tim Hanley DC's overall percentage of female creators ticked down slightly in March while Marvel's took a sizeable, record setting jump We also take a look at another record setter, this year's Eisner nominations. DC COMICS After a higher start to the year, DC seems to be settling into the low teens, an area noticeably below their[...]
She Changed Comics is a full-colour, 160-page book coming out this autumn, funded through Kickstarter and produced by the CBLDF. While traditionally the history of comic books is dominated by male names, Shuster and Siegel, Goodman, Kane, Eisner, Stan Lee, Jack Kirby, this book will profile and interview sixty female creators from the beginning of the 20th century[...]
I get the word from good DC Comics sources that DC Entertainment editorial has been very strongly urged to start upping the numbers of female and non-white writers and artists on their books And for white, male freelancers to be nudged down the submission pool. Naturally I'm expecting the usual internet commentary which will revolve around: 1[...]
Graphic Policy's new piece numbercrunching DC Comics and Marvel Comics right now is, in many ways a response to Bleeding Cool coverage of DC Comics's
Adi Tantimedh writes, While thousands of words are being written on comic book movies this summer, including the impending decline of the superhero movie, there's a trend that no one has picked up on: the rise of the female comic book movie [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=65UUtHBHJZM[/youtube] Right now, a comic book movie is the biggest hit in China[...]
The Rise Of The Female Superhero With Amanda Conner, G Willow Wilson, Medeith Finch, Gail Simone, Kelly Sue DeConnick, Babs Tarr, Kate Perkins, Tara Butters, Sana Amanat, Marguerite Bennett, Shelley Bond, Michele Fazekas, Hayley Atwell, Jennifer Lawrence, Melissa Benoist And More. Like Grant Morrison, Axel Alonso, Jim Lee, Dan DiDio.
Amanda Conner, G Willow Wilson, Medeith Finch, Gail Simone, Kelly Sue DeConnick, Babs Tarr, Kate Perkins, Tara Butters, Sana Amanat, Marguerite Bennett, Shelley Bond, Michele Fazekas, Hayley Atwell, Jennifer Lawrence and Melissa Benoist are joined by Grant Morrison, Axel Alonso, Jim Lee, Dan DiDio and more to talk about the rise of the female superhero for Yahoo[...]
And it seems that the writers of both series, Jason Aaron and Rick Remender have incorporated them into the dialogue in their comics. First, Thor #5, who saw a fight with Crusher Creel get very meta indeed. And then the upcoming All-New Captain America #5… It does feel a little cut-and-pasted from /co or foxnation doesn't it? And if[...]
It seems that the second season of True Detective will have female leads, something that was rumoured after a tweet from show creator Nic Pizzolatto @friggenawesome One of the detriments of only having two POV characters, both men (a structural necessity) Next season… And soon HBO were auditioning actresses as leads for the next season[...]
But with whom? Well, the person taking his shield and bearing it at the end of the issue in question, is none other than Storm of the X-Men. There's no Ultimate X-Men book lined up after the relaunch, so where could she end up? Joining Ultimate Avengers as the new Captain America? Even though, in the[...]
All that surprise and fuss on the right hand side of Bleeding Cool over the possibility of Jimmy Olsen being played by a woman in Man Of Steel. Because