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Sharlto Copley In New Powers Teaser Trailer

We are getting closer and closer to the premiere of Powers. The series based on the comic by Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming follows two police detective as they deal with a world filled with super-powered heroes and villains. And one of them, Det Christian Walker (Sharlto Copley) used to have powers of his […]

I've Just Read The Pilot Script To 'Powers' TV Show For Sony

  It is notable that Gotham is set in the recent past. There are no smartphones. Cellphones, sure, but they don't even seem to have WAP. These leads to certain plots that can be told, without GPS, without being able to google on the go and where even payphones have't been ripped up and replaced. […]


A Comic Show – Spider-Verse And Super Robin!

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom! Before I tackle this week's New Comics Now, I make a personal and business related announcement and weight in on the Secret Wars Marvel melting pot coming. I talk some on the Spider-Verse issue and tie-ins, the GotG and Rocket Raccoon, Superior Iron […]

Brian Michael Bendis Talks Secret Wars On Late Night With Seth Meyers

We knew Brian Michael Bendis was going to be on Late Night with Seth Meyers to talk about the upcoming Powers series on the Playstation Network… but he also spent some time talking with the host about Marvel's big announcement yesterday, Secret Wars. [youtube]http://youtu.be/v68S1duV66M[/youtube]

In One Week, In Two Weeks… Bring Me Powers

In one week, the launch of launch of Creeple Peeple, GI Joe: Snake Eyes: Agent Of Cobra, Powerpuff Girls: Super Smash, Powers, Reyn, Burning Fields, Holy F*ck, Henchman: I Henchbot, Ivar: Timewalker.and the second volume of March. And in two weeks… the launch of Effigy, Mulitiversiy Guidebook, Casanova: Acedia, Dying And The Dead and Uncanny Avengers… […]

The Powers That Be – Cast Photo For The Upcoming Powers Series

Yesterday on his tumblr page, Brian Michael Bendis posted an image of the cast of the Playstation Network series Powers based on the comic Bendis co-created with Michael Avon Oeming. This image was exclusive to TV Guide… but not anymore. In the photo (from left to right) are Michelle Forbes (Retro Girl), Sharlto Copley (Det. Christian Walker), […]

Bendis Shares Powers #1 Variant Cover From TV Series

Brian Michael Bendis shared the variant cover for his and Michael Avon Oeming's relaunching Powers #1 on his tumblr page. The cover features Sharlto Copley and Susan Heyward as homicide detectives Christian Walker and Deena Pilgrim from the upcoming Playstation Network live-action adaptation of the series.  

14th January 2015 – A New Bendis Day?

A few months ago. we looked at what appeared to be Bendis Day, four creator owned books written by Brian Bendis, all late but all scheduled to be published on September 10th. Brilliant #6, originally meant to come out in May 2012. Powers: Bureau #11, originally for December 2013. Scarlet #8, originally for April 2013. And The United States of Murder, Inc #5, originally […]

Thoughts On The Powers Panel And Trailer, And Questions For The Cast

by Ray Flook As he readily admitted at the very top of the panel, Brian Michael Bendis could easily understand the anxious anticipation many Powers were feeling towards finally seeing the book come to the screen. For fourteen years, he and co-creator Michael Avon Oeming sought out the right people and the right network to […]

Sony Unveils Trailer For Powers At NYCC

Ray Flook writes for Bleeding Cool: Brian Michael Bendis and Sony PlayStation Network screen POWERS trailer before release online; as well as show artwork from Michael Avon Oeming and David Mack. First season story arc will not follow first comic book arc, but a storyline "readers will know." [youtube]http://youtu.be/P02QmncDOzM[/youtube]

First Image Released From Sony's Powers

The first image from the upcoming Powers television series has been released online, via USA Today. The image shows Sharlto Copley (District 9) as Christian Walker, and Susan Heyward (The Following) as Deena Pilgrim. The series is set to premiere in December.

Has Brian Bendis Just Sold A Superhero Cartoon To Fox?

The other week we told you that Warners was pitching a Supergirl TV series to networks. We got a production detail wrong, naming the wrong producer, but thankfully the folk at Deadline helped correct us. And the story blew open. Maybe they can help us again? Because I've also been told that Brian Michael Bendis, […]

September 10th – Brian Bendis Creator-Owned Day?

According to Marvel scheduling statistics, four creator owned books written by Brian Bendis are meant to come out on September 10th. That would be Brilliant #6, originally meant to come out in May 2012. Powers: Bureau #11, originally for December 2013. Scarlet #8, originally for April 2013. And The United States of Murder, Inc #5, originally […]

Powers Casts Christian Walker And Retro Girl

With all the casting announcements of late for the Sony Playstation Network series Powers, it was interesting that nothing had been mention about the male lead Christian Walker and the focus of the story, Retro Girl. Deadline is reporting that Maleficent co-star Sharlto Copley will play Walker while True Blood's Michelle Forbes will play the […]

Eddie Izzard Joins Playstation's Powers Series

We've got more casting news from the Sony Playstation Network adaptation of Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming's series Powers. Deadline says three new regulars have been cast including popular British actor and comedian Eddie Izzard (Hannibal) to play Wolfe, Christian Walkers former mentor who has been incarcerated for the last two decades and being forced […]

Susan Heyward Joins The Cast Of Powers

Sony TV's upcoming series Powers has gotten it's female lead. Detective Deena Pilgrim is going to be played by Susan Heyward (The Following). In the comics series created by Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming, Pilgrim is teamed with Detective Christian Walker as they are assigned to investigate cases involving people with superhuman abilities. […]

The Nerdy Show – Bleeding Cool At E3 (Day Zero Audio)

Cap Blackard writes for Bleeding Cool, Last year's E3 was all about the new hardware.  This year it's all about the new hardware proving itself with games, games, games! This episode of Nerdy Show chronicles Day Zero of E3: Four colossal press conferences where the stage is set for the next-gen goodies awaiting us when […]

Fighting for Supremacy – Sony's Press Conference At E3

By Phil Harris Opening with a trailer for Destiny, Sony's Andrew House quickly took the stage, replacing the much loved Jack Trenton as Sony's lead speaker. House confirmed the beta was coming to Playstation first, and suggesting this represented a great example of what the future holds for the console, its online facilities and group […]