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Steve Ditko Designed Spider-Man to be Orange and Purple

Steve Ditko Designed Spider-Man to be Orange and Purple

When Jonathan Ross talked with Forbidden Planet about his In Search Of Steve Ditko BBC documentary, Ross revealed one Spider-Man snippet from when he talked to the late Spider-Man co-creator Steve Ditko that, as far as I can tell has never been shared by anyone before So I thought I'd share it Ross tells us; "I said[...]

15 Hours Of Celebrity Interviews For Forbidden Planets 42nd Birthday

15 Hours Of Celebrity Interviews For Forbidden Planet's 42nd Birthday

That includes fifty minutes of Garth Ennis and Dan Slott, an hour of Neil Gaiman, Jonathan Ross and Kevin Smith and well over that for Dirk Maggs Also including videos with Mark Millar, Alice Cooper, William Shatner, Steven Moffat, Mark Gatiss, Chris Claremont, Duncan Jones, Leigh Balch, Run DMC, Gerard Way, Ben Aaronovitch, Michael Moorcock,[...]

Jonathan Ross Cleaners Threw Away Original Art From Forbidden Planet

Jonathan Ross' Cleaners Threw Away Original Art From Forbidden Planet

Forbidden Planet is about to celebrate its 42nd birthday and Jonathan Ross has been video-interviewed with Forbidden Planet and Titan Comics' Andrew Sumner, going live at forbiddenplanet.com/fp42 on Saturday, August 29th But first, we have Jonathan talking about a truly tragic moment and how it is all Forbidden Planet's fault.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7C9cD5p5bP4 "I've still got a bone to pick with Forbidden[...]


When Frank Cho Got to Hold Jonathan Rosss Frank Frazetta Original Art

When Frank Cho Got to Hold Jonathan Ross's Frank Frazetta Original Art

He's just signed a bunch of his work at Forbidden Planet, but he's finding all sorts of distractions.Such as palling with Britain's Head Geek, broadcaster, comedian and host Jonathan Ross, and his eye-watering gallery of original comic book and fantasy artwork Both in his home and his studio.And getting to hold a Frank Frazetta original[...]


The Rocketeer: High Flying Adventures Review: Charmingly Classic Stories Of Heroic Antics

The Rocketeer: High Flying Adventures Review: Charmingly Classic Stories Of Heroic Antics

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Rocketeer: High Flying Adventures doesn't waste any time in dropping the reader right into the action. We open with Betty rightfully scolding Cliff for being late to rescue her, and Cliff doing what he does best: winging it. The Rocketeer is one of my personal favorite comic book characters. The old-school, beat-'em-up […]

Love Actually Sequel Airs Tonight On BBC 1 For Red Nose Day (VIDEOS)

Love Actually Sequel Airs Tonight On BBC 1 For Red Nose Day (VIDEOS)

the show promises Jonathan Ross, Sally Phillips, Miranda Hart, Rob Beckett, Romesh Ranganathan, Vic Reeves, Bob Mortimer, Matt Berry, Catherine Tate, Sir Lenny Henry, Emeli Sande, Warwick Davis, Rag'n'Bone Man and French & Saunders, new stand-up routines from Graham Norton and Russell Brand, a hot tub sketch involving Greg Davies, David Walliams pranking Jeremy Kyle,[...]

Fanboy Rampage: When Is A Comic Not A Comic

Fanboy Rampage: When Is A Comic Not A Comic

And today on Twitter it was between Tony S Daniel, Greg Capullo, Kurt Busiek, Jonathan Ross and others.Here is a smattering of what went down Feel free to follow individual timelines for nuance, comprehension and context Consider these a few headlines...https://twitter.com/TonyDanielx2/status/673196721329979392Not just today When Sandman #19 was given a World Fantasy Award, it was just[...]

The Big Auction At Orbital Comics Last Night Cost Me Dear&#8230

The Big Auction At Orbital Comics Last Night Cost Me Dear…

It was hosted by Jonathan Ross and leader of the Liberal Democrats and Kendal MP, Tim Farron I was a university acquaintance of Farron, so it was nice to see him again in a more informal context And both took the hammer with aplomb, Jonathan's quick wit and readiness to bid against people bidding for[...]

Jonathan Ross And Tim Farron Auction Off Comic Book Artwork At Orbital Comics To Fund The Lakes Festival

Jonathan Ross And Tim Farron Auction Off Comic Book Artwork At Orbital Comics To Fund The Lakes Festival

He's still a fan.https://twitter.com/timfarron/status/51320856340729856Whereas Jonathan Ross pretty much actually discovered Vic Reeves, forcing him onto television in the face of bemused television folk who just didn't understand.It's just a peculiar thing that, for me, mentally joins Farron and Ross together, as they both host an auction of original art at Orbital Comics on November 24th, to[...]

London Super Comic Con 2015 &#8211 From New York To Vegas

London Super Comic Con 2015 – From New York To Vegas

After 11? 11:30? That sounds about right.— Kieron Gillen (@kierongillen) March 14, 2015How is london super comic con going? I'm definitely there and not getting there by about 12:30.— Kieron Gillen (@kierongillen) March 14, 2015       Other crowds were generated by Jonathan Ross and Ian Churchill, who were signing books, posters and comics from the opening[...]


Look What The Hugos Could Have Won Jonathan Ross At The Eisners

Look What The Hugo's Could Have Won! Jonathan Ross At The Eisners

Remember when Jonathan Ross was castigated after accepting the invitation from Neil Gaiman to host this year's Hugo Awards? It was quite a thing and made it onto the front pages of newspapers.[youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uhcrirYTOM4[/youtube]Well, on Friday he was the final presenter of the Eisner Awards You can see the full recipients here, but you can also[...]


Another Day Another Hugo Controversy

Another Day, Another Hugo Controversy

You may remember how, when the UK's biggest chatshow host Jonathan Ross was asked and agreed to host the Hugo Awards for free, certain people were up in arms.Charges of sexism, of bullying, of being outside of the fan community were laid None of which seemed to actually stack up when they were challenged, with[...]

Jonathan Ross And Ian Churchill Hit Banbury (Video Pics And Report)

Jonathan Ross And Ian Churchill Hit Banbury (Video, Pics And Report)

Not totally.No, it was because Jonathan Ross and Ian Churchill were signing the first two issues of their Image comic book, Revenge.It was an unlikely place, the small Oxfordshire town of Banbury, on a rainy Saturday.But it's pleasant enough, and has enough of a market to potter through.No one was letting the damp get them[...]

Things To Do In Banbury Today If You Like Jonathan Ross

Things To Do In Banbury Today If You Like Jonathan Ross

Today, Jonathan Ross and Ian Churchill are signing copies of their comic book Revenge today, at Comic Connections, a small comic shop in the sleepy town of Banbury, Oxfordshire, the town my parents retired to.So right now I am whizzing up the M40 from London to Banbury, ostensibly to visit my folks but really to[...]


Jonathan Ross And Ian Churchill Talk Revenge At Diamond Retailer Day London (VIDEO)

Jonathan Ross And Ian Churchill Talk Revenge At Diamond Retailer Day, London (VIDEO)

Straight from yesterday's Diamond Retailer Day in London, the day before today's London Super Comic Con... Jonathan Ross and Ian Churchill talk about their new comic book Revenge, as well as what they'll be doing next Jonathan has a number of projects to work on and Ian is doing more Marineman...Let's see them entertain the troops[...]