women


Dear ABC's The Rookie: We Want More of Our Badass Women!

Additionally, the casting is fantastic! Of eight main character roles--all police officers--half are badass women played by fantastic actors: Alyssa Diaz (Angela Lopez), Melissa O'Neil (Lucy Chen), Afton Williamson (Talia Bishop), and Mercedes Mason as everyone's boss Captain Zoe Anderson are all powerhouses They own every scene that they are in and bring a lot of acting depth to the[...]

Get to Know Women Who Changed the World With 'Who's She?'

I did not have a fourth or fifth answer.[caption id="attachment_949892" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Scientist![/caption]If only Who's She? Mighty Women Guessing Game had been around, perhaps I would have fared better Who's She? is a new educational tabletop board game for two players, with the goal of teaching about mighty women who changed the world!Guess their identity[...]

YouTube Premium Orders Female Friendship Series 'Kat & June Think Stuff!'

[caption id="attachment_874004" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: AwesomenessTV[/caption]Building off of the breakout success of their Karate Kid spinoff series Cobra Kai, YouTube Premium (previously YouTube Red) continues bolstering its original scripted programming with Kat & June Think Stuff! (working title) from AwesomenessTV.  Created/written by Mackenzie Yeager (Girl Meets World, All Night) and with Jen Braeden (Awkward, Girl Boss)[...]

On the Victims of the Marvel Cancellation Bloodbath

For me, as I began to see the scale of books affected, one thing grew disturbingly clear: all the titles involved diversity and representation, either in the characters featured within (nearly all including leads that were female, people of colour, or LGBTQ+) or in the form of the creator voices involved (again, largely women, people[...]

James Bond Producer Would Consider A Female Director

Longtime James Bond producer Barbara Broccoli recently did an interview for her new movie Film Stars Don't Die In Liverpool and was asked by Screen Daily if there was a chance we could see a woman behind the camera:There are a lot of women working on this production which pleases me very much It’s incredibly[...]

Grab Back… RESIST! Volume 2 Comes To All Comic Book Stores For Independence Day

58,000 copies of the first volume of RESIST! were given away in January 2017 at the nation-wide women's march protests surrounding the inauguration A female-focused, female-created response to the election of Donald Trump, some copies ended up in come comic stores but were more likely to be given away in other fashions. Now, with this, their second volume,[...]

WonderCon Sabotage – Hope Larson's Appearance Nearly Derailed By Idiot

Seems like some folks will do anything to stop some women getting up on stage An unknown guy convinced security that their guest, Hope Larson (Batgirl), wasn't going to make it.Here's my Wondercon schedule See you tomorrow! pic.twitter.com/BZgnVoiEZ3 — Hope Larson (@hopelarson) 30 March 2017 Hope was was due to be at Room 213 of the second[...]

I Popped My Protest Cherry at the Women's March in NYC

(An estimated 500,000!!) There are men and women of every shape, size, color, orientation, and age There is chanting It shuffles between “Hey hey! Ho ho! Donald Trump has got to go,” “my body, my choice,” and “What does a feminist look like? This is what a feminist looks like!” There are children in strollers,[...]



Talking To Frank Cho, Man Of Outrage, About Attracting Women

Is it possible your covers will put women off the comic, or simply send a wrong message about the book?As a life-long liberal Democrat and advocate for free speech and equal rights, it fascinates me to see when ultra-liberals become ultra-conservatives where they see injustices everywhere and cease to see reason, and start oppressing people[...]

42% Of LINE Webtoon's Comic Creators Are Female – And Half Are Read By Women

They are making their Austin debut at SXSW Gaming on Friday, March 18th for a panel entitled “Women in Digital Comics,” featuring 2 Broke Girls’ star Beth Behrs (Dents), digital star Michelle Phan (Helios : Femina), LINE Webtoon creators Kaitlyn Narvaza (Where Tangents Meet) and Susanna Nousiainen (ShootAround), and second place winner of LINE Webtoon’s recent Superhero[...]

Angoulême To Add Female Names To The Grand Prix Long List Of Nominees

That when it introduced authors such as Marjane Satrapi and Posy Simmonds in previous years they received very few votes from the 3000 creators.That it runs programming that looks at and studies gender in comics, including the all-female panel by Lisa Mandel "The role of men in comics", and has panels "Women in French and Swedish comics" and[...]

100 Women Making Comics, In London Next Year

Comix Creatrix: 100 Women Making Comics is the UK’s largest ever exhibition of the work of pioneering female comics artists It runs in February through to May next year, at 2 Granary Square, King's Cross, London N1C 4BH It has been curated byExplore the world of comics through original artwork by 100 women comic creators working across[...]


ComiqueCon, The First Female-Centric Comic Con, In Michigan This November

ComiqueCon 2015 is a new comic con taking place in Dearborn, Michigan on November 7th at the Arab American National Museum. The aim is for the show to bring together female artists, illustrators, publishers and fans, with a focus on on the growing impact of female comic book readers. Guests will include Alex de Campi, Mairghread Scott, Leila Abdelrazaq, Nancy Collins, […]


Wondercon '15 – The Most Dangerous Women Here

By Jason StrangisWhat makes a good “bad girl?” How are female villains different than male antagonists? And why aren’t there more femme fatales in fantasy roles and superhero films?Those questions and more were explored during a panel called The Most Dangerous Women at WonderCon: The Good, the Bad, and the Deadly Fittingly, the all-female panel[...]

'There Have Always Been Women In Comics' – The Testament Of She Makes Comics

By Tony Wolf“There have always been women in comics There have been women in comics for decades.” – Kelly Sue DeConnickWomen in comics are finally getting the spotlight But do you know the rich history of female comics creators? The new documentary She Makes Comics by director Marisa Stotter and Respect Films/ Sequart brings us a fascinating, in-depth[...]

A Diamond Previews Full Of Women, In May

Well, presidential candidates can have binders full of women Why not catalogues?The next edition of Diamond Comic Distributors' monthly catalogue, for comics shipping in July, will have a very female feel.Not so much the cover, though Dick Grayson does have quite the female following.But on the insight, Previews is taking the opportunity to highlight work[...]