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Dwayne McDuffie Legends and Myths - Michael Davis, From The Edge
It's superhero Static Shock – live and in person! Well, on the silver screen, but that's just as exciting for fans of the character from the 1993 comics and early 2000s animated show Created by Milestone comics and distributed through DC, the series focuses on Black teenager Virgil Hawkins after he gets exposed to a[...]
Static by Vita Ayala, Chris Cross, Nikolas Draper-Ivey - DC/Milestone
As Static Shock, Static became a popular animated series, as well as spinning off animated films and video games. DC Comics committed to reviving Static and the rest of the Milestone line, though there were many delays due to creative and legal issues, including a suit by Dwayne McDuffie's widow, Charlotte Fullerton, later settled There were[...]
Batgirl & Static Shock Considered "Risky," Might Go Direct to HBO Max
When it came to projects going directly to HBO Max, two heroes, Batgirl and Static Shock, were cited as "riskier." The most expensive DC movies (up to four a year, starting in 2022) are designed for release in theaters, Mr Hamada said Additional superhero films (two annually is the goal, perhaps focused on riskier characters like[...]
Archenemy: Skylan Brooks Talks Film, Love of DC, and Joe Manganiello
There is one role he plans to audition for the DC hero in Static, which was already adapted to an animated series in Static Shock "There's a Static Shock film early in pre-production, and I would love to take a crack at that," he said Brooks can also be seen in the FOX series Empire[...]
Michael B. Jordan to Produce a Static Shock Movie for DC/Warner Bros.
The Static Shock movie, which was low key revealed during the DC FanDome event, has a new producer, and it's a good one According to The Hollywood Reporter, Michael B Jordan and his Warner Bros banner production company Outlier Society have joined the Static Shock movie as producers. "I'm proud to be a part of building a[...]
Milestone Returns Zero launches in February (Preview)
the sampler will introduce and re-introduce fans to Milestone characters such as Static Shock, Icon, Rocket, Duo and others. Milestone Returns #0 Launches In Three Weeks From DC Fandome For Free Milestone Returns #0 will preview the new Static Shock digital comic series scheduled for February 2021,  an original Static Shock graphic novel by Reginald Hudlin and Kyle[...]
Milestone Comics Returns With Static Shock in February – DC Fandome
As the comic book industry contracted, Milestone shut down its comics, even as Static became the animated series Static Shock In 2010, DC released a much-delayed limited series titled Milestone Forever and Static Shock returned for the DC Comics in the New 52 in 2011 The return of Milestone with Reginald Hudlin was made a[...]
The Greatest Story Never Told: Remix by Michael Davis
Michael Davis is an artist, writer, mentor, storyteller, entertainment executive, co-founder of Milestone Comics, co-creator of Static Shock, Hardware, Icon, and Blood Syndicate and creator and host of San Diego Comic-Con's The Black Panel. He writes for From The Edge for Bleeding Cool and for ComicMix He writes; A version of this appeared in Comicmix in 2012[...]
Michael Davis, Keynote Speaker at Afro ComicCon on the War for Static Shock
Michael Davis is the Keynote speaker at Afro ComicCon tomorrow at SAE Expression College located in Emeryville, California. His speech is reportedly entitled NOW YOU CAN'T LEAVE: Level Next & The War For Static Shock. Level Next is the media-and-comics company he formed with Wayne Brady Static Shock refers to the Static character he co-created for Milestone, that used his[...]
Five Thoughts For Season 2 Of Legends Of Tomorrow
They would need a new powerhouse… maybe Powergirl, a possible villain and then I'd like them to add Static Shock Also, it would be interesting to pull a character from the Supergirl series if they could Also don't be afraid to change the line-up as the season go Not everyone needs to be from the[...]
Static Shock Removed From Justice League United Line-Up
Except between the two… …this fellow went missing. Static, of the comic Static and Static Shock, created by Dwayne McDuffie, Denys Cowan, Derek Dingle and Michael Davis The character was part of the New 52 relaunch back in 2011, and appears to have a TV show and a revival as part of a new Milestone line of[...]
Tyler James Williams Talks Miles Morales / Spider-Man And Static Shock
He says that it's great that Static Shock is moving forward with Jaden We assume he means Jaden Smith, son of Will Smith, who was rumored to be involved with a Static Shock digital series with producer Reggie Hudlin. And when asked about Miles Morales, Williams says that he trusts Marvel and has read for them[...]
"I Owe Hollywood An Apology" – Michael Davis, From The Edge
Comics are the only source the History Of Static Shock, material not given its due by Hollywood A rare single card (term for credits on screen) is pretty much the best credit we see outside of the comics industry. "Road To Perdition is from a comic book? GET OUT OF HERE!" That was the response from[...]