When it comes to adapting beloved comic book series, translating the language of mediums and appeasing fans of the source material leaves a miscule amount of room for exploration. In its first season, AMC’s Preacher clutched the soul of Garth Ennis and the late Steve Dillion’s celebrated series, while changing things that would’ve hindered the […]
First they kicked things off co-writing the 2011 Green Hornet film. Then they took on the task of adapting and showrunning the current adaptation of Preacher for AMC. After that, they opted to bring another Garth Ennis-written comic, The Boys to Cinemax. And today? Variety reports that writing and directing duo Seth Rogen and Evan […]
From the Preacher press conference at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con
Garth Ennis is having his moment with the debut of the AMC tv series based on Preacher coming on this Sunday, May 22 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on AMC. YOu can catch the man himself in converstion with producer Seth Rogen and the stars Dominic Cooper, Ruth Negga and Joseph Gilgun tonight at the 92nd Street Y […]
It took a lot of false starts to bring Preacher to the small screen. Based on the comic book series by Garth Ennis and Steve Dillon, both film and television adaptations have been rumored or in pre-production purgatory since the late 90s, involving everyone from director Rachel Talalay and actor James Marsden to HBO execs to director Sam Mendes.
Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg are really into Garth Ennis comics, so much so that they’re following up their soon-to-debut Preacher adaptation for AMC with a live action version of Ennis and Darick Robertson’s The Boys for Cinemax. For this outing, the duo is teaming with Supernatural creator Eric Kripke, who will write the series […]
I’ve always thought Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg would have been the perfect writing team for a rebooted Spider-Man, certainly far better than the team that mishandled the Vacation reboot is likely to give us. But, as this duo is about to gear up for what AMC is surely hoping will be their next big comics-based […]