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Fraction and Lieber Follow Jimmy Olsen with Perry White One-Shot
Matt Fraction and Steve Lieber are creating an encore performance to their hit series Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen with a new one-shot comic in June: Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen's Boss Perry White #1 DC Comics announced the series in an appropriately gonzo press release: Perry White's long career in the papers deserves a big celebration, and[...]
Thoughts On Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen
The collection of Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen: Who Killed Jimmy Olsen? finally arrived at my apartment a couple of weekends ago, and from the jump, I fell in love with the series' manic energy. Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen: Who Killed Jimmy Olsen? cover Credit: DC Comics The series is what big two comics should be[...]
Jimmy Olsen is the New Owner Of The Daily Planet
In the final issue of Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen by Matt Fraction and Steve Lieber, we had some major revelations regarding the long and complicated history of the DC Comics universe First, that Jimmy Olsen was actually a long-lost relative of Lex Luthor, hence the red hair It was an old joke from back in[...]
Jimmy Olsen #12 Changes The Very Nature of Superman Comics (Spoilers)
Jimmy Olsen has been seen by some as a bit of an oddity, a side-project to the Superman titles Part of the Brian Bendis show-run titles, it's been written by Matt Fraction and drawn by Steve Lieber, between them telling a variety of quirky stories, often turning the comic into an anthology It reflects the[...]
This Preview of Jimmy Olsen #9 Dismantles Capitalism
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 pastiche. In[...]
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[...]
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 Jimmy Olsens, each a[...]
6 Pages From Superman: Year One #2 and 1 From Jimmy Olsen #2 [Preview]
Was he ever really here? We may never know, but these 3 pages from Superman: Year One #2 were psychically etched into our minds, along with 1 page from Superman's Pal Jimmy Olsen #2. For the rest, pick this up for eight bucks at your comic shop on Wednesday. SUPERMAN YEAR ONE #2 (OF 3) ROMITA COVER[...]
First Look at Matt Fraction and Steve Lieber's Jimmy Olsen for July
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
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 Lieber's Jimmy Olsen Series Confirmed by DC May Solicits
"And pip pip for being right about Matt Fraction's Jimmy Olsen, a rumour Oi reported last April, Oi did! You heard it here first!" Revealed in those May solicits, Matt Fraction will be launching a Jimmy Olsen series with Steve Lieber this June, spinning out of Leviathan, and specifically from the Leviathan Rising ten-dollar one-shot hitting stores in May[...]
Kirby: King Of Comics Now Available As A Way More Portable Paperback
It is now available in a smaller, more affordable package, revised and expanded for Kirby's centennial. While quite a bit of the content is just carried over from the original release, there is some new artwork on the inside, and an extra chapter that fills in the gap of time since first published in 2008, covering[...]
When High-Tech Guns Get Into The Wrong Hands
The second story is about Jimmy Olsen (Mehcad Brooks) want to get into the hero game. Supergirl airs Mondays at 8 PM on the CW. https://youtu.be/rIHKWCt2RI8 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[...]
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
In the second clip we have an awkward moments as Jimmy Olsen and Winn Schott find out that Kara is going out with Adam And in the final clip, Maxwell Lord is just down right creepy. Supergirl airs Mondays at 8 PM on CBS. [youtube]https://youtu.be/6Evife8R6Xc[/youtube] [youtube]https://youtu.be/Y4YUEab3at0[/youtube] [youtube]https://youtu.be/k3potr7SLVQ[/youtube] [...]
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
Jimmy Olsen in the New 52 is a billionaire, though one who doesn't wants to touch the billions his parents left him as they, as Jimmy sees it, fake their own deaths as part of a legal squabble It's a big change for the character But in this issue, and you can find out why,[...]
When Jimmy Olsen Hired Jarvis The Butler
Which he was. Yesterday, we saw the newly enrichened Jimmy Olsen and his family staff Including a butler called Jarvis. He's doing it again! Jimmy Olsen os so rich he can hire a butler from a parallel dimension!   When Teen Titans #1 came out, written by Scott Lobdell, we pointed out how he used it to burn[...]
man of steel
 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 Zack Snyder and David Goyer have made some genetic modifications down at the Daily Planet[...]
Not The First Time Jimmy Olsen Has Been "Superman's Gal"…
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 Jimmy Olsen has played a woman many a time Indeed, for a time he seemed to be doing it all the time.  Let's let Fred Hembeck[...]
Six Changes For Superman #1
Jimmy Olsen Is A Brunette And he's lost the freckles Gingerwashing? Looks more like Justin Bieber… 6 Lois Lane Thinks Print Is Dead And she's in charge of TV and digital now So basically… she is Perry White now! Will Jimmy call her Chief? And as to those debates as to whether Lois Lane would hack mobile phones[...]
Jimmy Olsen, The Best Comic Of 2011? – Wednesday Comics Review
Jimmy Olsen Oneshot is a strange beast to sell, initially made up of the Jimmy Olsen back up strips that ran in the $3.99 Action Comics before a reverse ferret was performed and all the books went to 20 pages, losing their back up strips in the proces Not all have been collected[...]