Happy Holidays from the World’s Strangest Heroes
Plus, Mark Russell combines Green Lantern John Stewart with his smart brand of poignant cartoon satire.
As part of DC’s Premiere Presentation of the first episode of Titans last night, we also got a first look at the new DC Universe Harley Quinn animated series – as well as a drop-in appearance from one Brendan Fraser. Fraser will be playing Robotman in the live-action Doom Patrol series currently being filmed for […]
Casting continues for DOOM PATROL live action series
Deadline is reporting that Alan Tudyk has joined the cast of the DC Universe streaming show Doom Patrol from Greg Berlanti and Warner Bros TV. Tudyk will be playing the role of Eric Morden/Mister Nobody, one of the key villains of the Grant Morrison/Richard Case run and whose team The Brotherhood of Dada is emblematic of the tenor of their take on DC’s strangest heroes.
A nice piece of unexpected casting for the streaming series
Holy Wolfman/Perez, Batman! It’s a Titan’s spin-off.
Two years ago at Emerald City Comic Con, Gerard Way, writer of the Eisner-winning Umbrella Academy and former lead singer of My Chemical Romance, announced that he had partnered with DC Comics to begin a new imprint called Young Animal. With the tagline “comics for dangerous humans,” Way and his collaborators set out on a quest to […]
This is the third season of a column that judges a book by its cover. Catch up on the current season here, or view the complete archive. I’ve been writing about covers the week after release, because it’s easier to spot last-minute changes, but I was curious if people would rather I wrote about them […]
In June 2016, DC Comics kicked off the start of its Rebirth initiative. After a wave of criticism surrounding the way they have treated their characters’ rich histories since 2011’s New 52 relaunch, DC has decided to rebrand. They hope that by restoring their characters’ pasts, they will restore readers’ faith in them as well. […]