FREEDOM FIGHTERS: THE RAY Set to Introduce the First Gay Lead Superhero to CW

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Today, CW announced that their digital network, CW Seed, would adapt the story of the classic DC Comics character The Ray in a new animated series called Freedom Fighters: The Ray.  The cartoon, executive produced by Arrowverse masterminds Greg Berlanti and Marc Guggenheim, will feature the first gay superhero lead. In addition to his cartoon, The Ray […]

Dash Shaw’s animated film about high school to be shown at two acclaimed film festivals

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Add comics formalist/experimenter Dash Shaw (Bottomless Belly Button) to the list of cartoonist/movie directors: his animated film My Entire High School is Sinking Into the Sea will debut at be shown at both the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) (its world premiere) and New York Film Festival (NYFF). Pretty prestigious places to be shown. Shaw […]

Daniel Clowes’ Wilson film gets pushed to 2017

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Among the comics movies of 2016, the one people forgot the most was Wilson, the Craig Johnson directed adaptation of Daniel Clowes’ graphic novel; Clowes wrote the screenplay and Woody Harrelson stars as the title misanthrope, Wilson, who reunites with his ex-wife (Laura Dern) whiel struggling to relate to people. Isabela Amara, Judy Greer and […]