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Obscure Comics: Futurama Returns from 2007 at SDCC &#038 Best Buy

Obscure Comics: Futurama Returns from 2007 at SDCC & Best Buy

Verrone (who also wrote for the show), artists James Lloyd, John Delaney, and Mike Kazaleh (who also did layouts for the show), with one issue written by Jimmy Palmiotti and another issue written by the late great Len Wein. [gallery columns="2" size="medium" ids="1234546,1234547"]Futurama Returns! The Comic, in 2007 Like another Fox show, Futurama was canceled and then[...]


Swamp Thing: Let James Wan and More Take You Behind the Scenes (While You Still Can) [VIDEO]

"Swamp Thing": Let James Wan and More Take You Behind the Scenes (While You Still Can) [VIDEO]

Presenting himself as the polished CEO of a legitimate venture capital firm, Ellery’s smooth corporate veneer hides his willingness to resort to extreme measures to achieve his goals.The streaming service‘s upcoming 10-episode drama adaptation is based on the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson. Written by showrunner Mark Verheiden and Gary Dauberman, and directed by Len Wiseman (The Gifted, Lucifer), the series[...]

Swamp Thing Official Trailer: DC Universes Swamps are Deadly and Dangerous

'Swamp Thing' Official Trailer: DC Universe's Swamps are Deadly and Dangerous

With DC Universe's live-action Swamp Thing crawling its way onto our screens this Friday, the streaming service is done with the teasers and preview images and is getting right to the heart of the horror with the official trailer for the 10-episode series. Alec Holland (Andy Bean) and Abby Arcane's (Crystal Reed) investigation into what appears to […]

Swamp Thing: New Posters Embrace the Horror Spotlight Abby Arcane [IMAGES]

'Swamp Thing': New Posters Embrace the Horror, Spotlight Abby Arcane [IMAGES]

The streaming service also reaffirmed their commitment to the DC Universe slate (Titans, Doom Patrol, Harley Quinn, Young Justice: Outsiders, and Stargirl).The streaming service‘s adaptation is based on the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson Set to premiere May 2019, Swamp Thing stars Bean, Reed, Mears, Jennifer Beals, Kevin Durand, Maria Sten, Jeryl Prescott, Virginia Madsen, Will Patton, Ian Ziering, Henderson Wade,[...]

Swamp Thing: The Man of Abbys Dreams Might Just Be a Monster [PREVIEW]

'Swamp Thing': The Man of Abby's Dreams Might Just Be a Monster [PREVIEW]

The streaming service also reaffirmed their commitment to the DC Universe slate (Titans, Doom Patrol, Harley Quinn, Young Justice: Outsiders, and Stargirl).The streaming service‘s adaptation is based on the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson Set to premiere May 2019, Swamp Thing stars Crystal Reed, Andy Bean, Derek Mears, Jennifer Beals, Kevin Durand, Maria Sten, Jeryl Prescott, Virginia Madsen, Will Patton, Ian Ziering, Henderson[...]

Swamp Thing: Henderson Wade Offers Matt Cable Look Filming Update on DC Universe Series

'Swamp Thing': Henderson Wade Offers Matt Cable Look, Filming Update on DC Universe Series

The streaming service also reaffirmed their commitment to the DC Universe slate (Titans, Doom Patrol, Harley Quinn, Young Justice: Outsiders, and Stargirl).The streaming service‘s adaptation is based on the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson Set to premiere May 2019, Swamp Thing stars Crystal Reed, Andy Bean, Derek Mears, Jennifer Beals, Kevin Durand, Maria Sten, Jeryl Prescott, Virginia Madsen, Will Patton, Ian Ziering,[...]

Swamp Thing: Not Easy Being Green Tell That to The Floronic Man

'Swamp Thing': Not Easy Being Green? Tell That to The Floronic Man

After the news broke that the 13-episode season would now consist of 10 episodes, the streaming service put to rest concerns about both the series' and DC Universe' future by releasing a teaser for the series and clarifying that the episode reduction was due to “creative differences” between the show’s creators and streaming service but[...]

Swamp Thing: The Strains Kevin Durand Set as Jason Woodrue/Floronic Man

Swamp Thing: The Strain's Kevin Durand Set as Jason Woodrue/Floronic Man

Durand stars opposite Derek Mears, Andy Bean, Crystal Reed, Jennifer Beals, Maria Sten, Jeryl Prescott, Virginia Madsen, and Will Patton on the streaming service‘s upcoming drama series adaptation based on the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson.[caption id="attachment_942881" align="aligncenter" width="600"] FX[/caption]Written by showrunner Mark Verheiden and Gary Dauberman, and directed by Len Wiseman (The Gifted, Lucifer), the series stems from James Wan’s Atomic Monster in association with Warner Bros[...]

Swamp Thing Casts Derek Mears as Title Character Andy Bean as Alec Holland

'Swamp Thing' Casts Derek Mears as Title Character, Andy Bean as Alec Holland

Mears and Bean star opposite Crystal Reed, Jennifer Beals, Maria Sten, Jeryl Prescott, Virginia Madsen, and Will Patton on the streaming service‘s upcoming drama series adaptation based on the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson.[caption id="attachment_940730" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit (left, Mears): Ian Aberle / (right, Bean): Starz[/caption]Written by showrunner Mark Verheiden and Gary Dauberman, and directed by Len Wiseman (The Gifted, Lucifer), the series stems[...]

Swamp Thing: Virginia Madsen Cast as Maria Sunderland in DC Universe Series

Swamp Thing: Virginia Madsen Cast as Maria Sunderland in DC Universe Series

Actress Virginia Madsen (Sideways, The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair) is set to star opposite Crystal Reed, Jennifer Beals, Maria Sten, and Jeryl Prescott as a series regular in DC Universe‘s Swamp Thing, the streaming service’s upcoming drama series adaptation built around the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson[...]

Swamp Thing: The Walking Deads Jeryl Prescott Set for Madame Xanadu

Swamp Thing: The Walking Dead's Jeryl Prescott Set for Madame Xanadu

The Walking Dead's Jeryl Prescott is expanding her genre universe into the swamps of Louisiana as blind fortune teller Madame Xanadu in DC Universe‘s Swamp Thing, the streaming service’s upcoming drama series adaptation built around the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson Prescott's mystic with a mysterious past and supernatural perceptions that reveal the future joins Jennifer Beals, Crystal Reed, and  Maria[...]

Swamp Thing: Jennifer Beals Joins DC Universe Live-Action Series

Swamp Thing: Jennifer Beals Joins DC Universe Live-Action Series

[caption id="attachment_923409" align="aligncenter" width="600"] NBC[/caption]Jennifer Beals (Taken, After) is being tasked with bringing a little law and order to DCTV, cast in a key recurring role alongside Crystal Reed and Maria Sten in DC Universe‘s Swamp Thing, the streaming service’s upcoming drama series adaptation built around the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson[...]

DC Universes Titans and Swamp Thing Shared Universe Not Mandated

DC Universe's Titans and Swamp Thing Shared Universe "Not Mandated"

Written by Dauberman and Mark Verheiden, directed by Len Wiseman (The Gifted, Lucifer), and based on the DC Comics characters created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson, the series is expected to premiere in 2019 Produced by James Wan’s Atomic Monster in association with Warner Bros Television, Swamp Thing is executive prodcued by Wan, Verheiden, Dauberman, Wiseman, and Michael Clear.https://youtu.be/pzD9zGcUNrwDauberman spoke with SlashFilm as part of the[...]

Gothams Crystal Reed Joins DC Universes Swamp Thing as Dr. Abby Arcane

Gotham's Crystal Reed Joins DC Universe's 'Swamp Thing' as Dr. Abby Arcane

[caption id="attachment_913726" align="aligncenter" width="600"] DFree/Shutterstock.com[/caption]Gotham's Crystal Reed is returning to DC's small screen universe - but not to Batman's old stomping grounds - as the female lead in DC Universe's Swamp Thing, the streaming service's upcoming drama series adaptation built around the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson. Written by Mark Verheiden and[...]



DC Comics to Commemorate Len Wein with The DC Universe by Len Wein Hardcover in 2019

DC Comics to Commemorate Len Wein with The DC Universe by Len Wein Hardcover in 2019

In February, DC Comics will pay tribute to comic book editor and writer Len Wein, co-creator of Swamp Thing and Wolverine, in a massive hardcover called The DC Universe by Len Wein, reprinting his classic work for the publisher -- as well as his final work for the Swamp Thing Winter Special. Renowned writer Len Wein, the co-creator[...]

The Politics of Black Panthers First Appearance and Superhero Comics as a Whole

The Politics of Black Panther's First Appearance and Superhero Comics as a Whole

But to avoid deconstructing, questioning, analyzing, or even discussing the implications of superhero comics or the world around us through the medium of superhero comics is a horrifically restrictive and myopic way of looking at your preferred medium.[caption id="attachment_787462" align="aligncenter" width="600"] X-Men: God Loves, Man Kills by Brent Anderson[/caption]Many of the best-remembered creators, like Alan[...]

Swamp Thing Winter Special #1 Review: A Beautiful Send-Off to Wein and Wrightson

Swamp Thing Winter Special #1 Review: A Beautiful Send-Off to Wein and Wrightson

Swamp Thing knows that he must kill the monster, or he and the Green will die.[caption id="attachment_789655" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Swamp Thing Winter Special #1 art by Jason Fabok and Brad Anderson[/caption]The follow-up story is an uncaptioned Swamp Thing story by Len Wein, Kelley Jones, and Michelle Madsen involving Solomon Grundy, Batman, and Swamp Thing’s old[...]