Resident Alien


Resident Alien &#038 The Nature of Hollywood Comic Book Adaptations

Resident Alien & The Nature of Hollywood Comic Book Adaptations

Resident Alien is that dreaded Hollywood adaptation of a comic book that most people expect now: a total bastardisation of the original source material It’s a dumbed down, mediocre version of the story that makes the characters behave and talk like dumb TV stereotypes when the original comic consciously avoided doing that at every turn.[caption[...]

Resident Alien Turns Womans Pelvic Exam into Sitcom Joke

Resident Alien Turns Woman's Pelvic Exam into Sitcom Joke

We already wrote about how Resident Alien, the TV show, is an odd hodge-podge of tones and tropes that doesn’t really know what it really is It’s a complete opposite in tone and creative choices from the original comic book Where the comic is subtle, the show is crass Where the comic is smart, the[...]

Resident Alien: Corey Reynolds Levi Fiehler Talk Series E02 Preview

Resident Alien: Corey Reynolds, Levi Fiehler Talk Series; E02 Preview

With only hours to go until the second episode of SYFY's Resident Alien crash-lands onto our screens, Bleeding Cool is back with another one-on-one with the cast Yesterday, we shared our interview with Sara Tomko (Asta Twelvetrees, Harry's assistant at the clinic) and Alice Wetterlund (D'arcy Morin, the town’s bar owner) about how it felt to[...]

Resident Alien: Sara Tomko Alice Wetterlund Discuss Their SYFY Series

Resident Alien: Sara Tomko, Alice Wetterlund Discuss Their SYFY Series

Harry Vanderspeigle (both played by Alan Tudyk) in the premiere episode of SYFY's Resident Alien was the easy part Heading into this week's "Homesick," he has to find a "Plan B" for his mission now that he's stranded and that means fitting in with the folks around Patience, Colorado Before we take a look at[...]

Resident Alien: How Not to Be Anything Like the Comics Whatsoever

Resident Alien: How Not to Be Anything Like the Comics Whatsoever

Resident Alien is an adaptation of a comic book that deliberately makes the opposite creative choice the comic made at every turn It’s an interesting reveal of how Hollywood and the TV business works To wit: Resident Alien is about an alien hiding in a small town who gets pulled into becoming the town’s doctor[...]

Andor: Alan Tudyk Says K-2SO Not in Prequel Series- At Least Not Yet

Andor: Alan Tudyk Says K-2SO Not in Prequel Series- At Least Not Yet

Except it sounds like viewers may have to wait a little while for one of them.[caption id="attachment_1194544" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Diego Luna is set to star in the upcoming Rogue One prequel series, courtesy of Disney.[/caption]During an interview with Collider to promote SYFY's Resident Alien, Tudyk revealed that he won't be part of the series when[...]

Resident Alien: Alan Tudyks 30-Second Pitch Do Aliens Cook &#038 Party

Resident Alien: Alan Tudyk's 30-Second Pitch; Do Aliens Cook & Party?

With only a little more than a week to go until SYFY's Resident Alien come crash-landing onto our screens, the upcoming Alan Tudyk (Firefly, Rogue One)-starring series continues its tour of Patience, Colorado- with a particular focus on Tudyk's Harry See, in a town filled with "interesting' characters, the lead of writer and executive producer Chris[...]

Resident Alien Preview: Are We Sure Harrys the Only Alien in Town

Resident Alien Preview: Are We Sure Harry's the Only Alien in Town?

With only a little more than three weeks to go until the upcoming Alan Tudyk (Firefly, Rogue One)-starring series Resident Alien crash lands onto SYFY screens, the network continues to introduce viewers to Tudyk's Harry as well as the residents of Patience, Colorado And if there's one thing that comes across pretty clear in the newest[...]

Resident Alien Traces SYFY Series Journey from Page to Screen

Resident Alien Traces SYFY Series' Journey from Page to Screen

So far, the folks behind SYFY's upcoming Alan Tudyk (Firefly, Rogue One)-starring series Resident Alien have been doing their part to introduce viewers to Tudyk's Harry as well as the residents of Patience, Colorado But as the series from writer/executive producer Chris Sheridan (Family Guy) inches closer to its premiere in a little bit more than[...]

Resident Alien Sets January SYFY Launch Date Official Trailer Posted

Resident Alien Sets January SYFY Launch Date; Official Trailer Posted

Then in October, viewers learned that Resident Alien was on track for a January 2021 debut, and were treated to new sets of teasers and preview images- even the release of the first seven minutes But on Monday, things got really real with the release of the series' official trailer, with Resident Alien set to[...]

Resident Alien: Alan Tudyk Offers Viewers a Tour of Patience Colorado

Resident Alien: Alan Tudyk Offers Viewers a Tour of Patience, Colorado

If you feel like you've been hearing about SYFY's Resident Alien for a while now, you're not confused The Alan Tudyk (Firefly, Rogue One)-starring series from writer/executive producer Chris Sheridan (Family Guy) was originally meant to premiere this past summer, but chalk up Resident Alien as one of the dozens of series impacted by the COVID[...]

Thank FOC Its Friday 16th October 2020 &#8211 Its Resident Alien Time

Thank FOC It's Friday 16th October 2020 – It's Resident Alien Time

Thank FOC It's Friday - and it's Resident Alien time. Planned to coincide and cover the demands of Final Order Cut Off at Diamond Comic Distributors And now UCS and Lunar as well Of course, in these times, so much of this is up in the air.  There's a lot of product coming through that[...]

Resident Alien: SYFY Releases First 7 Minutes of Alan Tudyk Series

Resident Alien: SYFY Releases First 7 Minutes of Alan Tudyk Series

When series star Alan Tudyk (Firefly, Rogue One), writer/executive producer Chris Sheridan (Family Guy), and cast members Sara Tomko (Once Upon A Time), Corey Reynolds (The Closer), Alice Wetterlund (Silicon Valley), and Levi Fiehler (Mars) wrapped up their virtual panel run during Friday's edition of New York Comic Con-Metaverse, we had a feeling we might getting[...]

Resident Alien Sets January 2021 Launch Date on SYFY Teaser Released

Resident Alien Sets January 2021 Launch Date on SYFY; Teaser Released

The cast and creative team behind SYFY's comedy-drama adaptation of Dark Horse Comics series Resident Alien made their way to New York Comic Con-Metaverse on Friday, and they brought some fresh looks at the eagerly-anticipated series Series star Alan Tudyk (Firefly, Rogue One), writer/executive producer Chris Sheridan (Family Guy), and cast members Sara Tomko (Once Upon A[...]

Alan Moore Calls Resident Alien A Pitch Perfect Narrative &#8211 Will You Agree

Alan Moore Calls Resident Alien 'A Pitch Perfect Narrative' – Will You Agree?

Resident Alien by Tom Strong's Peter Hogan and BoJeffries Saga's Steve Parkhouse is published by Dark Horse Comics fairly under the radar And Peter Hogan has been out on set watching the TV adaptation being filmed starring Firefly, Doom Patrol and Star Wars' Alan Tudyk being filmed, debuting on SYFY later this year.Early issues have[...]

Resident Alien: SYFY Lands Elizabeth Bowen for Key Recurring Role

"Resident Alien": SYFY Lands Elizabeth Bowen for Key Recurring Role

SYFY's comedy-drama adaptation of Dark Horse Comics series Resident Alien is welcoming a new face to the series' universe, with Elizabeth Bowen (Upload, Woke) set for a key recurring role Based on the Dark Horse Comics series by Peter Hogan and Steve Parkhouse and adapted for television by Chris Sheridan (Family Guy), the series is[...]

Resident Alien: No Worries Alan Tudyks Dr. Vanderspeigles a Doctor &#8211 Not an Alien Wait a Minute. Strike That. Reverse It. [TEASER]

"Resident Alien": No Worries! Alan Tudyk's Dr. Vanderspeigle's a Doctor – Not an Alien! Wait a Minute. Strike That. Reverse It. [TEASER]

The Firefly alum stars in SYFY's comedy-drama adaptation of Dark Horse Comics series Resident Alien, co-created by Peter Hogan and Steve Parkhouse, that's set to premiere this summer.[caption id="attachment_1147660" align="alignnone" width="2000"] RESIDENT ALIEN -- "Pilot" Episode 101 -- Pictured: (l-r) Corey Reynolds as Sheriff Mike Thompson, Sara Tomko as Asta Twelvetrees, Alan Tudyk as Harry Vanderspeigle[...]

Resident Alien: Alan Tudyks New SYFY Series Sets NYCC 2019 Premiere

"Resident Alien": Alan Tudyk's New SYFY Series Sets NYCC 2019 Premiere

Pack your bags Firefly fans! Alan Tudyk is taking his new SYFY series Resident Alien to New York Comic Con (NYCC)! The show's main cast and executive producer will host a world premier screening of the show's first episode on Friday October 4 in the prestigious Hammerstein Ballroom Tudyk, along with costars Sara Tomko (Once Upon A[...]

Doctor Who: Big Finish Audio Drama Adapts 4th Doctors 80s Comics [TRAILER]

'Doctor Who': Big Finish Audio Drama Adapts 4th Doctor's 80's Comics [TRAILER]

Steve Parkhouse wrote for Warrior and is the creator and writer of the Dark Horse comic Resident Alien, which has been picked up for a TV series by the SyFy Channel. See? Doctor Who really does link together everything the universe after all! The first release will adapt the first two Fourth Doctor comics adventures:Doctor Who and[...]

Syfy Gives Pilot Order to Resident Alien by Peter Horgan and Steve Parkhouse

Syfy Gives Pilot Order to Resident Alien by Peter Horgan and Steve Parkhouse

Syfy may not have had room in its schedule for the sci-fi epic The Expanse, but the network has ordered a pilot based on the Dark Horse Entertainment comic series Resident Alien The series is from Peter Horgan and Steve Parkhouse and is described as a dark, twisted and comedic fish-out-of-water story that focuses on[...]