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IDW to Publish Greg Ruckas Star Wars: Smugglers Run as a Comic

IDW to Publish Greg Rucka's Star Wars: Smugglers' Run as a Comic

Greg Rucka has written many a Star Wars comic book for Marvel Comics But he has written novels too, including a 2015 junior novel Smuggler's Run: A Han Solo & Chewbacca Adventure This was then adapted into a comic book mini-series published in German by Panini, written by Alec Worley and drawn by Ingo Römling[...]

New York Post Reports On Arrest Of Comic Book Writers Son Poorly

New York Post Reports On Arrest Of "Comic Book Writers' Son" Poorly

The news is actually that one 20-year-old Elliot Rucka, son of Greg Rucka and Jen Van Meter, was arrested in New York.Reporter Jackie Salo of the New York Post is not specific on charges but managed to link the arrest to phrases such as "window-smashing rampage", "rioting and other charges" and of the "vandalized banks,[...]

In One Month Netflix Tripled Old Guards Lifetime Comic Book Sales

In One Month Netflix Tripled Old Guard's Lifetime Comic Book Sales

The Netflix adaptation of the comic book The Old Guard - both written by Greg Rucka - has been rather well received So much so that it has affected sales of the original comic book remarkably I’m hearing from several retailers at this point they have seen new customers coming into store with one thing[...]

The Old Guard: A Cautionary Tale in Immortality [REVIEW]

The Old Guard: A Cautionary Tale in Immortality [REVIEW]

It's not really explained why other than whatever causes their miraculous healing, just decides to turn off when it comes time to die finally.Based on the comic of the same name by Greg Rucka (who also penned the screenplay) and illustrator Leandro Fernandez, takes the premise of immortality and asks how humanity would deal with[...]

Watch The Cast Of The Old Guard Train For The Film Before Tomorrow

Watch The Cast Of The Old Guard Train For The Film Before Tomorrow

The film, based on the comic series by Greg Rucka and Leandro Fernandez, stars Charlize Theron as Andy, who leads a team of undying soldiers who protect the mortal world Rucka wrote the script for the adaptation himself Joining the squad with Theron are Marwan Kenzari, Luca Marinelli, Harry Melling, Van Veronica Ngo, Matthias Schoenaerts, and Chiwetel Ejiofor. Gina Prince-Bythewood handles the director's duties[...]

The Final Trailer For The Old Guard Is Here On Netflix July 10th

The Final Trailer For The Old Guard Is Here, On Netflix July 10th

The film, based on the comic series by Greg Rucka and Leandro Fernandez, stars Charlize Theron as Andy, who leads a team of undying soldiers who protect the mortal world Rucka wrote the script for the adaptation himself Joining the squad with Theron are Marwan Kenzari, Luca Marinelli, Harry Melling, Van Veronica Ngo, Matthias Schoenaerts, and Chiwetel Ejiofor. Gina Prince-Bythewood handles the director's duties[...]

Charlize Theron Kicks Ass In Trailer For The Old Guard

Charlize Theron Kicks Ass In Trailer For The Old Guard

The Old Guard trailer is here, as Netflix debuted the first look at the comic adaptation this morning. The film, based on the comic series by Greg Rucka and Leandro Fernandez, stars Charlize Theron as Andy, who leads a team of undying soldiers who protect the mortal world Rucka wrote the script for the adaptation himself[...]

Netflix Releases Poster For Comic Adaptation The Old Guard

Netflix Releases Poster For Comic Adaptation The Old Guard

The film, based on the comic series by Greg Rucka and Leandro Fernandez, stars Charlize Theron as Andy, who leads a team of undying soldiers who protect the mortal world Rucka wrote the script for the adaptation himself Joining the squad with Theron are Marwan Kenzari, Luca Marinelli, Harry Melling, Van Veronica Ngo, Matthias Schoenaerts, and Chiwetel Ejiofor. Gina Prince-Bythewood handles the director's duties[...]

The Old Guard Comes To Netflix This July New Images Debut

The Old Guard Comes To Netflix This July, New Images Debut

The film, based on the comic series by Greg Rucka and Leandro Fernandez, stars Charlize Theron as Andy, who leads a team of undying soldiers who protect the mortal world Rucka wrote the script for the adaptation himself Joining the squad with Theron are Marwan Kenzari, Luca Marinelli, Harry Melling, Van Veronica Ngo, Matthias Schoenaerts, and Chiwetel Ejiofor[...]

More Details for the Return of Old Guard by Greg Rucka and Leandro Fernandez

More Details for the Return of Old Guard by Greg Rucka and Leandro Fernandez

Bleeding Cool scooped all on the news that Greg Rucka and Leandro Fernandez are bringing back their comic book Old Guard, about a captain leading a small group of soldiers working as mercenaries through the ages, to Image Comics in December with a new series, The Old Guard: Force Multiplied Just ahead of it being released as[...]


Stumptown Team on Portland Influence Deviating from Comics Importance of Representation &#038 More [INTERVIEW]

"Stumptown" Team on Portland Influence, Deviating from Comics, Importance of Representation & More [INTERVIEW]

Based on the Oni Press comic book of the same name from writer Greg Rucka and artist Matthew Southworth, Stumptown follows Dex Parios (Cobie Smulders) - an unapologetically sharp-witted Army veteran who works as a private investigator (and working through issues) in Portland, Oregon.Before the roundtable interviews, I attended the panel with Rucka, Smulders, Jake Johnson, show creator Jason Richman, Michael Ealy, Cole[...]


Stumptown: Avengers Co-Star Cobie Smulders Leads ABC Graphic Novel Adapt

'Stumptown': Avengers Co-Star Cobie Smulders Leads ABC Graphic Novel Adapt

Based on the Oni Press graphic novel series from writer Greg Rucka and illustrators Matthew Southworth and Justin Greenwood, the pilot centers on a a strong, assertive, and sharp-witted Army veteran who works as a private investigator in Portland, Oregon With a complicated personal history and only herself to rely on, she solves other people’s messes[...]

Greg Rucka and Mike Perkins Launch a Lois Lane Series in June

Greg Rucka and Mike Perkins Launch a Lois Lane Series in June

Though this one was quasi-officially confirmed by "The Great One" Brian Bendis in the pages of Action Comics, this is the double dog dutch official confirmation with a cherry on top, and one more chance for us to say: "Pip pip!"We already pointed out that this solicit for May's Leviathan Rising ten-dollar one-shot confirmed Matt Fraction[...]

Matt Fraction and Steve Liebers Jimmy Olsen Series Confirmed by DC May Solicits

Matt Fraction and Steve Lieber's Jimmy Olsen Series Confirmed by DC May Solicits

Last April, it seemed this project had fizzled out for unknown reasons, but it appears to be back on, according to the Leviathan Rising solicitation, which notes: An all-star roster of writers and artists highlight the new threat of Leviathan, but also tees up (sic) new ongoing series for Jimmy Olsen by writer Matt Fraction and[...]

First Impressions: Lazarus Succeeds in Breadth and Depth (Lazarus #28 Review)

First Impressions: Lazarus Succeeds in Breadth and Depth (Lazarus #28 Review)

Greg Rucka is also economical with text her and knows when to let the art tell the story.The pacing is solid too Nothing is dwelled on for too long before the next development/scene/plot beat/etc.[caption id="attachment_858995" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Lazarus #28 art by Michael Lark, Tyler Boss, and Santi Arcas[/caption]Michael Lark and Tyler Boss do excellent work[...]

Image Plans Veritable Lazarus Extravaganza for April

Image Plans Veritable Lazarus Extravaganza for April

Series writer Greg Rucka and series designer Eric Trautmann, as well as Aaron Duran and Neal Bailey, split the writing duties, with art provided by Steve Lieber, Mack Chater, Justin Greenwood, Alitha Martinez, Bilquis Evely, and Tristan Jones.LAZARUS: X+66 (Diamond code: DEC170719, ISBN: 978-1-5343-0488-8) hits comic book shops Wednesday, April 11th and bookstores Tuesday, April 17th[...]

Report: Ridley Scott in Talks to Direct Greg Ruckas Queen and Country

Report: Ridley Scott in Talks to Direct Greg Rucka's Queen and Country

A film adaptation of the Oni Press comics series created and written by Greg Rucka and illustrated by various artists may have found its director, and you won't believe it -- he was Ridley Scott this whole time! We knew they should have just retraced their steps According to a report from sandwich-themed Hollywood gossip[...]