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Will Ferrell and Molly Shannons Cord and Tish Return as 2019 Rose Parade Hosts

Will Ferrell and Molly Shannon's Cord and Tish Return as 2019 Rose Parade Hosts

Not content with shattering ratings records and elevating the royal wedding coverage specifically — and broadcast journalism as a whole — with their coverage of the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, “broadcast legends” Cord Hosenbeck (Will Ferrell) and Tish Cattigan (Molly Shannon) are returning to their WGA Award-nominated roots Hosenbeck and Cattigan will “host” the 2019 Rose Parade live[...]

The True Heroes of SNLs Royal Wedding Sketch: The Costume Department

The True Heroes of SNL's Royal Wedding Sketch: The Costume Department

Perhaps you are someone who doesn't give a flying [redacted] about the Royal Wedding that took place this past weekend, but take a moment to appreciate how many people *did* care.  Saturday Night Live for example.On that very same day HRM Prince Henry Charles Albert David took Megan Markle to wife, mere hours after the ceremony, SNL taped their[...]


Jennie Bond Pictured Reading A Comic Book

Jennie Bond, Pictured Reading A Comic Book

And on Friday, she was on BBC Radio 5 Live, along with myself, talking royal weddings and comic books The latter of which, A Very Public Love Story, she seemed to have a rather involved read of I'm not sure she exactly approved, but it will probably make my Mum proud.Next I think I'm going[...]

A New Look For The Mighty Thor

A New Look For The Mighty Thor

And while Marvel have got a big blockbuster of a movie coming out featuring the Norse God Of Thunder, so there have been a number of look-alikeys around.But have any been as charming as The Mighty Thor by Andy Fanton, appearing in the pages of British kids comic, Dandy?I don't think so, do you? And[...]

ITVs This Morning Goes Royal Wedding Comic Mad

ITV's This Morning Goes Royal Wedding Comic Mad

It's mad now, what it will be like in two days time, I can't quite imagine.We were filming for This Morning, the popular  ITV mid-morning magazine show on British network television, and they wanted to talk about our royal wedding comic book, A Very Public Love Story, sandwiched between Legoland Windsor's Kate and William lego[...]

The Royal Wedding Motion Comic Launches Today On iPhone iPad and Android

The Royal Wedding Motion Comic Launches Today On iPhone, iPad and Android

Diamond, it seems, have delayed shipping the Bluewater royal wedding comic to comic book stores next week I can feel publisher Darren Davis' pain, I really can The book may be competition for my own, but considering the amount of publicity he's organised, he must ache when he sees comic stores without the comic in[...]

My Royal Wedding Comic Goes To Second Print

Gaws bless Prince William and Kate Middleton/soon-to-be Princess Catherine! Kate & William: A Very Public Love Story by me, Gary Erskine and Mike Collins from Markosia has gone to a second print, less than two weeks after publication. And I'm told that a possible appearance on ITV's This Morning sometime next week may send the […]

That Was The Royal Wedding Signing That Was

That Was The Royal Wedding Signing That Was

Rule Britannia! Britannia waives the rules! Artist Gary Erskine, Letterer/Designer Ian Sharman, Colourist Owen Jollands and myself spent this afternoon meeting the world's press and signing copies of our royal wedding comics for adoring fans.And, yes, I looked an absolute tit wearing this thing, but I was Forbidden Planet's meat puppet and happy to wear[...]

Disneys Cinderella To Go Head to Head with Kate Middleton

Disney's Cinderella To Go Head to Head with Kate Middleton

Kate Atherton writes for Bleeding Cool: There is a lot more to the Royal Wedding than tea towels, mugs and stamps,* it provides that once in a generation opportunity to find your inner princess Now, thanks to Disney, you can spend that long holiday weekend at the end of April flicking between Westminster Abbey on the[...]

Royal Wedding Comic Book Begins To Hit All Known Media (UPDATE)

Royal Wedding Comic Book Begins To Hit All Known Media (UPDATE)

UPDATE: ITV NEWS [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BI1GXxk_clY[/youtube] UPDATE: FRANCE! Some of you know I've written a comic book biogaphy of the lives of Prince WIlliam and Kate Middleton, in anticipation of their wedding on April 29th, drawn by Mike Collins and Gary Erskine and published by Markosia. We got a little early press with the like of the […]

Bild Rewrites William And Kate Comic

Bild Rewrites William And Kate Comic

Now I know what Hollywood actors must feel like when they see a foreign dubbed film using a very strange voice to portray their role. In this case, it's a few scenes from the William and Kate comic books I've written for Markosia, drawn by Gary Erskine and Mike Collins, with Owen Jollands on colour. […]

Kate And William: A Very Public Love Story by Gary Erskine Mike Collins And… Me

Kate And William: A Very Public Love Story by Gary Erskine, Mike Collins And… Me

So, yes, this is the comic book I spend the Christmas holidays writing. A biographical comic book telling the lives of Prince William and Kate Middleton before their upcoming wedding. And it's being drawn by two artists whose autographs I got twenty years ago when I was teenager. Mike Collins, curent Doctor Who comic artist […]