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Descender, Ascender TV Rights Land at NBCUniversal's Lark Productions

A little more than a month after Netflix announced it had given the adaptation of his comic book series Sweet Tooth a series greenlight, New York Times bestselling author Jeff Lemire (Black Hammer) could see another one of his works heading to the small screen Co-created with artist Dustin Nguyen (Batman: Streets of Gotham), Image[...]

Three New Comics Projects On Kickstarter

3 Comic Kickstarters: Curse Words, Cosmic Detective, Octobriana 1976

Ryan Browne has drawn several projects including God Hates Astronauts and Quantum & Woody.They’ve broken several stretch goals on Kickstarter, and the 700+ page volume will include a new 20 page Curse Words story.Cosmic Detective Kickstarter[caption id="attachment_1211734" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Cosmic Detective art by David Rubín which is now on Kickstarter.[/caption]A project written by Jeff[...]


Sweet Tooth Adapt Heads to Netflix; Will Forte, Josh Brolin Attached

In yet another example of Hulu's loss is the streaming giant's gain, Netflix has given a green light for an eight-episode, live-action series based on Jeff Lemire's Vertigo (a DC Comics imprint) comic book series Sweet Tooth, produced by Robert Downey Jr and Susan Downey for Team Downey Christian Convery (Beautiful Boy), Nonso Anozie (Game[...]


Lemire, Kindt and Rubín Add Playing Cards to Cosmic Detective OGN

For over two years comic book creators Jeff Lemire, Matt Kindt, and David Rubín have worked in secret on an all-new, original graphic novel The book, titled Cosmic Detective, is an epic science fiction mystery that asks: when a God is murdered, who solves the crime? Launched on Kickstarter this week, they have motored past[...]

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"Essex County" Creator Jeff Lemire Posts CBC Series Adapt's Pilot Script Cover

Originally announced (and covered by Bleeding Cool) back in 2015, CBC's television adaptation of award-winning writer/artist Jeff Lemire’s graphic novel trilogy Essex County is actually breaking some news - and it comes directly from Lemire Taking to Twitter on Thursday, the writer/artist posted the front page to the script for the pilot episode - which[...]

Black Hammer's Colonel Weird Gets Origin Mini-Series from Jeff Lemire and Tyler Crook

Black Hammer's Colonel Weird Gets Origin Mini-Series from Jeff Lemire and Tyler Crook

Jeff Lemire and Tyler Crook will expand Lemire and Dean Ormston's Black Hammer universe with another series launching in April from Dark Horse Colonel Weird: Cosmagog will be a four-issue mini-series telling the strange origin story of Colonel Randall Weird Check out the press release below for more info. MILWAUKIE, Ore., (January 15, 2020)—From the world[...]

Top 100 Power List of Comics, 2019 Edition

The Complete Bleeding Cool Top 100 Power List of Comics 2019, in Full

An early adopter in the NY lit agent scene for comic book and graphic novel talent, he's amassed an impressive client list - Jeff Lemire, Noelle Stevenson, Matt Kindt, and Cullen Bunn among others He's tough and aggressive in fighting for his clients, but fair Charlie Olsen of Inkwell Management who seems to represent half[...]

"Family Tree" #1: Botanical Post Apocalypse Tale Off with a Bang (Review)

"Family Tree" #1: Botanical Post Apocalypse Tale Off with a Bang (Review)

In the opening pages of Jeff Lemire's excellent new comic, Family Tree, we are introduced to Loretta She's a single mom with two kids The youngest, Meg, is precocious and inquisitive, while the oldest, Josh, has a knack for getting in trouble Loretta has to leave work early to get Josh from school, who just[...]

One More Notch: The Fourth Power & Others [Reviews]

It shouldn’t win any Eisners, but the team built the first issue solidly, and the cliffhanger caught me for issue two.Black Hammer/Justice League issue two by Jeff Lemire, Michael Walsh, and Nate Piekos: Two scenes stick out I must give the team credit for the opening scene where Batman patrols the Black Hammer town in[...]

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Preview of Jeff Lemire and Phil Hester's Family Tree #1

Family Tree is a new series launching from Image Comics in November that's been a long time coming, announced a few years ago from Jeff Lemire and Phil Hester And now we have a look ahead at the first few pages of the first issue... FAMILY TREE #1 (MR) (W) Jeff Lemire (A/CA) Phil Hester, Ryan Cody,[...]

Image to Finally Publish Jeff Lemire and Phil Hester's Family Tree

Image to Finally Publish Jeff Lemire and Phil Hester's The Family Tree

By Jeff Lemire and Phil Hester, this "genre-defying" comic was first announced back at Emerald City Comic-Con in 2017, but the first issue is just coming out this November.A press release reveals more details: Image Comics is pleased to announce an all-new, ongoing genre-defying series by New York Times bestselling author Jeff Lemire (Gideon Falls, Ascender)[...]

Ascender #2 Brings Dad In to the Fight Against Mother

Ascender #2 Brings Dad In to the Fight Against Mother

The second installment of Jeff Lemire and Dustin Nguyen’s Ascender picks up immediately where issue #1 left off, with Mila finding her father’s long lost robotic dog named Bandit.  In the previous issue, Mila resents her nomadic life and plays with the idea of giving in to the religious heretics of the anti-technology fanatic Mother. [...]

Ascender #1 From Image Comics is Star Wars meets Lord of the Rings

Ascender #1 From Image Comics is Star Wars meets Lord of the Rings

 Set ten years after the conclusion of Descender, Jeff Lemire (Sweet Tooth, Animal Man) creates a world of Star Wars meets Lord of the Rings, setting us up for dictatorship who seeks to destroy all robots and tech in the universe while simultaneously referring to dragons as inorganic ships.Mother, the head of this movement, utilizes[...]

Mike Deodato Joins Jeff Lemire at Dark Horse for Berserker Unbound

Today, Dark Horse Comics sent out a press release announcing a new series by Deodato, along with writer Jeff Lemire and colorist Frank Martin Called Berserker Unbound, the series features "a merciless, sword-wielding warrior thrown through a wormhole to a modern day metropolis Our hero quickly realizes that he must protect this new world from[...]

Legendary Entertainment Nabs Dark Horse's Black Hammer for Film, TV

It would appear that Dark Horses' "Black Hammer" comics by writer [user_id] has been picked up by Legendary Entertainment for development for film and possible tv projects. Black Hammer, first published in 2016, won the 2017 Eisner for best new comic and best lettering, as well as nominations for best writer, best continuing series, best inking […]

A Top Secret Comic Book Project from Jeff Lemire and Matt Kindt?

But superstar comic book creators Jeff Lemire and Matt Kindt don't follow the rules, so Lemire, who once referred to Kindt as his comic soulmate, took to Twitter to tease an upcoming secret project with Kindt. was last night, which means they could be working on it right now!In 2015, the pair co-wrote The Valiant[...]