“We meet new people and then kill ’em.”
Gerard Way’s and Gabriel Bá’s surreal superhero comic finally comes to life
On February 15, 2019, Netflix will release their adaptation of The Umbrella Academy. Fans of the Eisner-winning Dark Horse comics series, created by Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá, take a deep breath– after a decade of false starts and movie adaptations that didn’t quite come to pass, our moment is finally here with the arrival of […]
Plus, Mark Russell combines Green Lantern John Stewart with his smart brand of poignant cartoon satire.
By Amanda Steele Fans of Gerard Way and My Chemical Romance filled the room for the “The Umbrella Academy Invites You to Check Into ‘Hotel Oblivion’” panel. I was lucky enough to get a great seat since I had been in the room for the panel before. While waiting for the room to fill and […]
Join Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá for a sneak peek at the long awaited return of the Umbrella Academy
The seven-issue miniseries debuts in October.
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 […]
Today, it was reported that actor Mary J. Blige has been cast in Netflix’s adapation of Gerard Way’s and Gabriel Ba’s The Umbrella Academy. Blige, most recently known for her work on the Netflix original move Mudbound in a role which earned her an Academy Award nomination for best supporting actress, will play the time traveling assassin Cha-Cha in […]
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. […]