New Harvey Award Will Honor Charles M. Schulz

schulz-drawing-opMarc Nathan, director of the Baltimore Comic Convention, told the timesunion.com that a new Harvey Award will honor the late Charles M. Schulz. The 27th annual award ceremony will introduce the Harvey Kurtzman Hall Of Fame Award and it will be award to the creator of Peanuts.

Accepting the award will be Karen Johnson, director of the Charles M. Schulz Museum. Johnson will also be hosting a panel featuring unpublished work by Schulz, some of which is in styles different than his famous cartoon strip.

This years award ceremony will be hosted by Michael Uslan, the executive producer on every Batman movie since Tim Burton’s Batman in 1989. The keynote address will be made by Gail Simone (Batgirl, Red Sonja). The Awards will be presented on September 6th, 2014 in Baltimore as part of the Baltimore Comic-Con. A list of the other Harvey Award nominees can be found at http://www.harveyawards.org/2014-final-ballot/

[Have a question for the entertainment experts at BC? Use the Ask BC form instead. Have a comics, film, games, or entertainment commentary that's too epic for a comment thread? Use BC Letters to the Editor.]

What If E.T. Was Home Alone…?

wwbw03covastaggs

I Asked Retailers To Trust Me – Andy Mangels On Wonder Woman ’77 Meets The Bionic Woman

tumblr_neug4enztu1ti73tao3_540

In Tomorrow’s Midnighter And Apollo #3 – The Return Of The Ace Of Winchesters

Chandler Riggs Will Try To Balance College, Walking Dead Season 8

431069-_sx1280_ql80_ttd_

The Justice League Take A Bath Twice In One Year

Marvel’s ‘Inhumans’ TV Series Will Arrive via Imax Theaters

Dexter And Iron Fist Showrunner To Lead Inhumans TV Series

WWE Comic Ad Most Competently Produced Comic Book Promotional Video Since 1980s

Thirteen Totally Awesome Screencaps Of Explosions From Michael Bay’s Transformers: The Last Knight Trailer

It’s Kieron Gillen Day Again Tomorrow. How Will You Celebrate?

frame-001960

Emma Watson’s New Tech-Thriller ‘The Circle’ Teaser Trailer Has Arrived