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Avatar Plug of SDCC: HERO WORSHIP #1 Signed Variant Edition Exclusive to Retailers
Zak Penn and Scott Murphy will join Avatar Press at San Diego Comic-Con to celebrate the launch of Hero Worship #1, their new comic book miniseries of superheroes revered — and manipulated — as celebrity icons Penn is Hollywood's premiere superhero screenwriter, with numerous Marvel films under his belt (Avengers, Incredible Hulk, X2, X-Men: The[...]
In-Depth with Michael DiPascale: Hero Worship
Recently, Avatar Press announced that DiPascale would be the artist on Zak Penn and Scott Murphy's Hero Worship, the new, cinematic superhero miniseries coming in July from Avatar Press I had an opportunity to sit down with him at Chicago's C2E2 convention and get the inside scoop. Before I get to the interview, though, it might[...]
Scott Murphy of Star Wars: The Clone Wars Talks Hero Worship
Professionally, Scott Murphy may be best known as one of the Grand Moffs (if you will) steering the Star Wars: The Clone Wars cartoon with its star-spanning, explosive drama week in and week out.  Bleeding Cool previously announced that Murphy would join Zak Penn in launching Hero Worship, an upcoming comic book miniseries to be[...]
Heroes as Celebrities: Zak Penn Discusses Hero Worship
Zak Penn is a screenwriter and director whose name is recognizable to Little Bleeders as a contributing writer on such superhero film projects as X2, X-Men: The Last Stand, The Incredible Hulk, Alphas, and The Avengers Bleeding Cool previously announced Hero Worship, the upcoming miniseries which represents his first-ever foray into comic storytelling, and[...]
First Look: Nine Pages of Hero Worship
We're happy to share this exclusive first look at the six-issue miniseries, written by Zak Penn (screenwriter of X-Men, Hulk, and Avengers films) and Scott Murphy (Star Wars: The Clone Wars), with artwork by Michael DiPascale (cover artist on Lady Death and War Goddess).   As previously announced on Bleeding Cool, there's a new project forthcoming[...]
Swipe File: Hero Worship And Runaways
  Wow... even the colour schemes match... In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble each other to some degree. They may be homages,
Superhero Screenwriter Zak Penn To Publish First-Ever Comic, Hero Worship
Perhaps the most influential person behind the camera is Zak Penn, whose list of writing credits include X2, X-Men: The Last Stand, The Incredible Hulk, Alphas, and a little art-house feature coming up that we like to call The Avengers (with Joss Whedon) He's been a major creative force in how comics are translated to[...]