Thursday Trending Topics: Buffy Live

Does the word “duh” mean anything to you?  Buffy always makes for a popular post, and it’s certainly the right time of year for it: For Hallowe’en, bum-loving popstrel Kate Nash, Emmy the Great and some of their friends took over a screen in the Hackney Picture House for a top-to-bottom performance of the Buffy the Vampire Slayer musical episode, Once More with Feeling.

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Video: Buffy The Vampire Slayer – Once More With Feeling Was Performed Live Last Night 

For Hallowe’en, bum-loving popstrel Kate Nash, Emmy the Great and some of their friends took over a screen in the Hackney Picture House for a top-to-bottom performance of the Buffy the Vampire Slayer musical episode, Once More with Feeling.

George Lucas Met With Mark Hamill And Carrie Fisher About New Star Wars This Summer

This one might take Derren Brown, Eddie Fitzgerald or Hannibal Lecter to really perfectly read between the lines but Mark Hamill has been speaking about his meeting with George Lucas, this summer, in which the bearded one revealed his new Star Wars plans.

Now Is The Time To Buy Everything Joss Whedon – Firefly, Buffy, Angel, Dollhouse, Dr Horrible And Serenity All Up To 79% Off 

Amazon are having one of their Gold Box sales on everything Joss Whedon.

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DC Acts To Remove Rogue Stephanie Brown Appearance In L’il Gotham (UPDATE)d

Wow. Just wow. Yesterday, Bleeding Cool pointed out how the Stephanie Brown Batgirl character appeared, as someone dressing as her in Hallowe’en costume in the L’il Gotham strip.

LeeAnna Vamp Is Vampirella In Playboy For Hallowe’en

Vampirella hits Playboy for Hallowe’en… courtesy of Sideshow Collectibles and LeeAnna Vamp…

The DC Reboot Of Image Comics That Never Was 

Here’s a story about something that didn’t happen. Was talked about quite a bit. But never made it into the outside world, not even to me. Until now. You can consider this an exclusive if you want.

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DC Acts To Remove Rogue Stephanie Brown Appearance In L’il Gotham (UPDATE)d

People at DC read our article, even though the office were closed. And remotely they went to work, recolouring the character, turning blonde hair to brunette and removing the purple stripe down her leg, to create a Batgirl that was… well, no longer Stephanie Brown. Yup, in the DC Universe, not even little kids are allowed to dress up as Stephanie Brown.

Could We Get The Robins After All On November 7th? And The New Gods That Weren’t. (UPDATE)

I was taken aside at New York Comic Con by someone keen to tell me that the rumour Bleeding Cool had run a while ago, that Jeff Lemire was to launch a new New 52 comic called The Robins was, at least at some point in recent history true. It may have been turned down, or replaced with another project, but at one point it was seriously being considered by the company.

Bryan Singer Signs On To Direct Next X-Men Movie, Reunite With Old X-Cast

Another pending deal has become set, with Bryan Singer signing on to direct the upcoming adaptation of Days of Future Past. Original directorMatthew Vaughn is now set to take a producer’s role on the film, though it’s not clear how active he’ll be from here on out. Deadline say that Singer’s contract is very freshly inked, but it has been in the works for a few days now.