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Karen Berger Says That He’s ‘Not The Real Constantine’.

We haven’t heard too much from Karen Berger since she left DC Comics, where she had worked for decades, running the Vertigo imprint and forming it in her own image. And she had been at the birth of John Constantine …

Constantine Premiere Extended Look

NBC has put out an extended sneak peek at their new series Constantine that premieres this Friday. The series stars Matt Ryan (Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior) as the titular anti-hero made popular in the DC / Vertigo comic series Hellblazer. …

First Look At Zed In Constantine And Preview For Trust

After the pilot was made for Constantine, some changes were made that included replacing the character of Liv (Lucy Griffiths) with a character from the comics Zed (Angélica Celaya) who is John Constantine’s former lover. Having seen the pilot, am looking …

Constantine First Look With Matt Ryan, David Goyer And Daniel Cerone

NBC has released a first look at the premiere of their new series Constantine based on the DC Entertainment comic Hellblazer. Matt Ryan (Constantine) and executive producers David Goyer and Daniel Cerone break down who Constantine is and how he …

DC Comics To Rush-Publish Reprint Of Constantine #1 And Hellblazer #1 for A Dollar

Just as they have already done with Flash and Green Arrow ahead of their upcoming TV shows, DC Comics is rush-soliciting a 64 page $1 Constantine #1: Special Edition. The dollar comic will reprint the DC New 52 Constantine #1 as …

Trying Not To Be Cynical: A 4000 Word Discussion Of Multiversity #1 By Two Bleeding Cool Columnists

[ *This is a spin-off "Special Hidden Bonus Track" from Thor’s Comic Review Column on 8/25/14 in the form of  discussion between two of our Thor reviewers who found that a 22 page comic could spawn 4,000 words and more, …

Michael James Shaw Added To The Cast Of Constantine

Late yesterday, USA Today got word that Michael James Shaw will be joining the cast of NBC’s freshman series Constantine. Shaw will play Papa Midnight, the voodoo king of New Orleans. Shaw is a relative new comer having done a …

Changes For Constantine Already – Goodbye Liv, Hello Zed

Whether you’ve seen the leaked version of the Constantine pilot or not, the news that a series regular is already being written out is a little disturbing. If you have seen the pilot you know how important she appeared to …

TV’s John Constantine Doesn’t Smoke

Smoking isn’t just an incidental character trait of John Constantine in his DC comics incarnation. Without spoiling anything for young readers – really, anybody can be 23 years behind publication if we’re being fair, and I’m still angry about the …

NBC Decide To Hold Back Constantine And Premiere It After Their Other Fall Shows Have Bedded In

Looking at NBC’s new autumn schedule, the key point of note is that Constantine won’t be getting on air until October 24th, the same night that Grimm will come back. There’s no reason given, and pretty much everything else is …

A Clip From The Pilot Episode Of Constantine

We might argue about the accent, and the hair, and even the costume but I think Constantine has at least a fighting chance of coming off nicely.

Now An Official Image of Matt Ryan As John Constantine In His New NBC Show

Here’s how David S. Goyer, Daniel Cerone, Neil Marshall and their team have visualised John Constantine for his new TV show.

Are You Missing Hellblazer? Here Comes Thomas Alsop

Boom has made a bit of a habit of deconstructed takes of Big Two archetypes we all know and love. They made their first big splash in the industry with Irredeemable, which is basically “What if Superman went crazy?”. This year …

Papa Midnite Is Constantine’s TV Big Bad, Show Is Set In New York

Further to our previous information that the new TV Constantine is to be blond Brit, I can now share a little more information about where the show will go should it get picked up for a full run.

The Descent And Dog Soldiers’ Neil Marshall Directing The Constantine Pilot – And He’s A Geordie

Perhaps Marshall’s biggest qualification is that he’s a Geordie. For my American cousins, I should point out what that means…

NBC Have Commissioned The Pilot For David Goyer’s John Constantine TV Show

TV versions of DC comics are looking to be rather decentralised with different shows set up at CW, Fox and NBC.

Comics For People Who Miss Hellblazer

by Dirk Manning It’s been several months since DC comics cancelled their long-running iconic horror comic series Hellblazer, and despite the comic’s replacement with a much-more spandex-friendly title in Constantine, the fact of that matter is that numerous fans of …

From Hellblazer To The Loser To Savage Wolverine – The Art Of Jock

Dynamite Entertainment is expanding its line of hardcover art books to now include The Art Of Jock. The British illustrator who has worked on series like Hellblazer: Pandemonium, The Losers, Savage Wolverine will be joining other artists on the shelf …