[Business] Archie Comics signs deal with Warner Bros. to develop original programming based on Archie characters
PRESS RELEASE – Archie Comic Publications and Warner Bros. Television have signed an exclusive deal to develop new original programming and content based on Archie’s vast catalog of characters and properties, as revealed earlier today by The Hollywood Reporter.
Remember all those hours you wasted playing Castlevania as a kid (or in my case a junior in college)? Yeah, those were good times. Looks like Netflix surprised all the nerds – ALL THE NERDS – yesterday when it released a statement regarding upcoming original releases and buried in the list was a Castlevania series to be released in 2017.
PRESS RELEASE – BOOM! Studios, in association with ABC Television Network & Twentieth Century Fox Television, is proud to reveal the cover to FRESH OFF THE BOAT PRESENTS: LEGION OF DOPE-ITUDE FEATURING LAZY BOY, available at participating stores on Free Comic Book Day, Saturday, May 6th. Award-winning writer Gene Luen Yang (American Born Chinese, New Super-Man) and artist Jorge Corona (Feathers, Teen Titans Go!) bring the stars of the pioneering hit television series to life in comic book form for the very first time… with a super-powered twist!
When it was announced Brian K Vaughan’s Runaways was finally getting an adaptation on Hulu, fans went nuts trying to figure out who would play the kids of the series. Marvel has you covered; it announced the cast yesterday.
The Flash is back, and this week Barry must ponder the age old question, “Which is more of a problematic, borrowing the problems from the future, or getting a ten year loan with a zero down payment?”
What’s going on with the X-Men? Fox has ordered a new series from Bryan Singer and company set in the X-Men universe.
We’ve already seen a number of short trailers for Powerless, but now NBC has unveiled the “official” Powerless trailer that features a number of “laughs,” references to Bruce Wayne’s HBOGO account, Wonder Woman’s invisible jet, and even Starro makes an appearance. THIS SHOW HAS EVERYTHING!