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This Preview of Jimmy Olsen #9 Dismantles Capitalism

This Preview of Jimmy Olsen #9 Dismantles Capitalism in the Cutest Way Possible

Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen #9 is in stores from DC Comics next week, and as the world descends into chaos from coronavirus pandemic, this preview takes the opportunity to skewer the capitalist system that may have left us all without adequate resources to combat the threat. As Jimmy Olsen and his family do a Peanuts […]

DC Reveals Covers for June's Final ISsues of Lois Lane, Jimmy Olsen

DC Reveals Covers for June's Final Issues of Lois Lane, Jimmy Olsen

In 2019, "The Great One" Brian Bendis convinced a few of his friends to add to Bendis's Superman universe by writing 12-issue series starring Lois Lane and Jimmy Olsen. That glorious era comes to an end this Summer when the final issues of Lois Lane and Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen hit stores in June. In […]

Jimmy Olsen #8 [Preview]

Four Jimmies, One Comic in Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen #8 [Preview]

Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen #8 is in stores from DC Comics this week, by Matt Fraction and Steve Lieber, and we've got a preview below.   In which Julian Olsen is having a difficult time enjoying his morning coffee. That's because Jimmy Olsen is parodying the Reign of the Supermen story arc. With four different […]


6 Pages From Superman: Year One #2 and 1 From Jimmy Olsen #2 [Preview]

6 Pages From Superman: Year One #2 and 1 From Jimmy Olsen #2 [Preview]

Superman: Year One #2 will be in stores next week from DC Comics, by the creative team of Frank Miller and John Romita Jr., and that means that over the next few days, it will likely show up as an EX-X-XCLUSIVE preview on a compliant DC media partner website, part of the quid pro quo relationship […]


First Look at Matt Fraction and Steve Lieber's Jimmy Olsen for July

DC Shocker: Fraction and Lieber to Kill Off Jimmy Olsen in New Series

Earlier today, we got our first look at Jimmy Olsen #1 by Matt Fraction and Steve Lieber, along with a few details about the series. We learned that the book would have a humorous tone, that Jimmy Olsen's video journalism is the only thing keeping the Daily Planet afloat in these perilous times for newspaper […]


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

In a shocking event that is sure to send ripples of envy throughout the world of comics journalism, Bleeding Cool Rumourmonger-in-Chief Rich Johnston has obtained and posted the full DC Comics May solicitations catalog before they've been "officially" released. "It's gettin' bloody harder to sneak into the DC Comics offices while dressed as a potted […]

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

In a shocking event that is sure to send ripples of envy throughout the world of comics journalism, Bleeding Cool Rumourmonger-in-Chief Rich Johnston has obtained and posted the full DC Comics May solicitations catalog before they've been "officially" released. "It's gettin' bloody harder to sneak into the DC Comics offices while dressed as a potted […]

Kirby: King Of Comics Now Available As A Way More Portable Paperback

Back in 2008, Kirby: King of Comics was released to much fanfare and it was warranted: featuring amazing presentation, old-school style paper stock, and all the Jack Kirby artwork your eyes could handle and presented in large format so you could enjoy all those Kirby dots for all-time. Now, as we celebrate Kirby's centennial, Abrams […]

When High-Tech Guns Get Into The Wrong Hands

Executive producer Ali Adler talks about tonight's Supergirl episode, Crossfire. There are two main stories going on. First is a group of criminals getting their hands on high-tech CADMUS tech and using them to commit robberies. The second story is about Jimmy Olsen (Mehcad Brooks) want to get into the hero game. Supergirl airs Mondays […]

The First Step From Jimmy Olsen To The Guardian

We know that Jimmy Olsen (Mehcad Brooks) prefers to be called James in the new Supergirl series… and we also know that soon he'll take on a whole new name, Guardian. But here we get to see the first steps in the line where he goes from being sidekick to hero as he tries… and […]

Three Sneak Peeks For The Latest Supergirl Episode

Tonight's new episode of Supergirl is called Bizarro… so you might be able to guess what's coming. Here we have three sneak peeks at the new episode. In the first clip Kara Danvers and Adam Foster have a drink together. In the second clip we have an awkward moments as Jimmy Olsen and Winn Schott […]

For People Who Can't Find Their Name On A Keychain

Supergirl actor Mehcad Brooks filmed this public service announcement to talk about an affliction he has dealt with his whole life… living with an abnormal name. Not "Abby Normal" like in Young Frankenstein, just names you aren't likely to find on a keychain at a souvenir shop. Brooks plays Jimmy… sorry… James Olsen on Supergirl […]

Jimmy Olsen Actor Jack Larson Passes Away At 87

As we rapidly approach a new Jimmy Olsen coming to the small screen with Mehcad Brooks, we are sadden to learn that the original television Olsen passed away. Jack Larson died in his Brentwood home at the age of 87. Larson was an actor, producer, playwright and screenwriter but is best remembered for his time […]

The Real Big Spoiler In Today's Superman #38

At the weekend, Bleeding Cool showed you Superman's new costume. Yesterday we told you about his new power. Those were the teased and promoted aspects of the issue that most folk were expecting. But there are a few other things about today's comic by Geoff Johns and John Romita Jr. that may have far more […]

More On Supergirl – Familiar Names In The Supporting Cast

The other day we gave you the casting information for what WBTV and CBS is looking for in a Supergirl and her sister. Now we can see some of the supporting characters and you can see a lot of familiar names here but not quite as we are used to seeing them. CAT GRANT | The project is […]

When Jimmy Olsen Hired Jarvis The Butler

When Teen Titans #1 came out, written by Scott Lobdell, we pointed out how he used it to burn down the X-Men's Mansion in Westchester. Almost as if Lobdell was making a point. Which he was. Yesterday, we saw the newly enrichened Jimmy Olsen and his family staff. Including a butler called Jarvis. He's doing […]

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Man Of Steel's Jenny Olsen – Tuesday Trending Topics

Man of Steel's cast list reveals Superman's Pal, Jenny Olsen? Could be.  It seems like Zack Snyder and David Goyer have made some genetic modifications down at the Daily Planet for Man of Steel. Most-Read TV/Film Stories Today – Man Of Steel, Star Trek Man Of Steel's Jimmy Olsen Looks… Different Now It seems like […]