Jon Goldwater


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

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

She’s also been able to publish erotic comic books and make a small fortune from them at a time when a new puritanism is challenging such moves again. Jon Goldwater (Down) Co-CEO of Archie Comics, Goldwater has seen a revival of the brand grow, from relaunching Archie in a Young Adult direction, chasing newspaper headlines,[...]

Riverdale Season 3 Production Shut Down in Wake of Luke Perrys Passing

'Riverdale' Season 3 Production Shut Down in Wake of Luke Perry's Passing

There is no word yet on how the show will address Perry's death or whether his character Fred Andrews - father of the show’s lead Archie Andrews (KJ Apa) - would be recast or written out of the series. Riverdale executive producers Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, and Jon Goldwater issued the following statement along with[...]

Katy Keene: Will CWs Spinoff Pilot Also Spin Off Riverdale Characters

Katy Keene: Will CW's Spinoff Pilot Also Spin Off Riverdale Characters?

Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter, and Jon Goldwater will also executive produce; Berlanti Productions (CW's Batwoman) will serve as the studio, in association with Warner Bros Television.[caption id="attachment_976599" align="aligncenter" width="651"] Archie Comics[/caption]Describing the spinoff as “very different from Riverdale,” Aguirre-Sacasa's Katy Keene follows the lives and loves of four iconic Archie Comics characters — including fashion legend-to-be Katy[...]

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Netflix Offers Official First Looks at Sabrina Aunts

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Netflix Offers Official First Looks at Sabrina, Aunts

From what we can see from the images (above and below, released exclusively to EW and then released through the series' Twitter account) the Kiernan Shipka-led series fully embraces its witchcraft roots -- no laugh tracks, "wacky, madcap screw-ups" or "More You Know" moments here (especially when you're rocking robes like this guy):[caption id="attachment_901488" align="aligncenter" width="600"][...]

Salem Just Cant Be Bothered in Latest Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Post

Salem Just Can't Be Bothered in Latest 'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' Post

Riverdale‘s Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa penned the script for the series and serves as executive producer alongside Riverdale collaborators Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter, Archie Comics CEO Jon Goldwater and Lee Toland Krieger.The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina imagines the origin and adventures of Sabrina the Teenage Witch as a dark coming-of-age story that traffics in horror, the occult[...]

Netflix Taps Mad Mens Kiernan Shipka for Riverdale Spinoff Sabrina

Netflix Taps Mad Men's Kiernan Shipka for Riverdale Spinoff 'Sabrina'

Netflix has found its teenage witch in the form of Mad Men alum Kiernan Shipka, who is set to take the lead in the streaming network's upcoming series based on Archie Comics' supernatural heroine Sabrina.[caption id="attachment_771125" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Credit: DFree / Shutterstock.com[/caption]With Archie Comics' Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and Jon Goldwater serving as executive producers alongside Lee Toland[...]


The Bleeding Cool Top 100 Power List 2015 – 85 To 83

The Bleeding Cool Top 100 Power List 2015 – 85 To 83

- Jon Goldwater - DOWNThe man who took the fuddy duddy old fashioned Archie Comics of his father's company, and turned it into a high media profile publisher.And one that now constantly hits the headlines with topical, socially relevant issues that transcend its origins, with some decent licenses to match.Jon Goldwater, co-CEO of Archie has managed to extending the[...]


Archies Jon Goldwater Writes To Bleeding Cool About Kickstarter

Archie's Jon Goldwater Writes To Bleeding Cool About Kickstarter

This morning we were fast off the blocks, reporting the new line of Archie Comics titles for Riverdale Reborn to be funded by Kickstarter.Shortly afterwards, we received a response from Archie Comics CEO Jon Goldwater I understand that this will appear elsewhere but for  now, you can read it here.Take it away, Jon. We live in[...]

Archie Comics Partners With Blue Toad For Digital Expansion

Archie Comics Partners With Blue Toad For Digital Expansion

There is also a subscription option for $9.99 opening up even more comics. "We're very excited about Archie's continuous growth in the digital market and by partnering with the esteemed company BlueToad, we're confident they will propel us to new heights," stated Archie Comics Publisher and co-CEO Jon Goldwater.“BlueToad is thrilled to support Archie Comics in[...]

Archie Comics Gives $1 Million In Books To Toys For Tots

Archie Comics Gives $1 Million In Books To Toys For Tots

The not-for-profit charity organization dedicated to providing less fortunate children with toys for Christmas."We couldn't think of a worthier or better charity to donate our books to than Toys For Tots," said Archie Comics CEO Jon Goldwater "We are extremely proud to encourage children to discover reading who may not have the opportunity and hopefully[...]