Tag Archives: Mark Millar

Mark Millar’s Starlight Gets A Star Wars Spinoff Screenwriter

Mark Millar and Goran Parlov’s recent comic series Starlight from Images Comics is now moving forward at Fox as a motion picture as a Star Wars spin-off writer comes on board the project. THR is reporting that Gary Whitta who …

The Starlight Cover Competition That Isn’t

Last week, Mark Millar made the following offer. WANT TO DRAW A VARIANT COVER FOR STARLIGHT #6? – http://t.co/xE75N5MOeJ — Mark Millar (@mrmarkmillar) September 8, 2014 A competition for unpublished artists to get a paid variant cover gig on Starlight …

Did Mark Millar Accept An MBE From Someone Who Assassinated Princess Diana?

Last year we ran the story that comic book creators Mark Millar and Sean Phillips were once planning to create a graphic biography of Princess Diana, Phillips talking about his work, “The only particularly interesting thing about that was the technique …

How 22 Scottish Comic Book Characters Will Vote In This Month’s Referendum

In two weeks, the people Scotland will vote on whether or not it should become an independent nation, severing its national ties from the United Kingdom, also comprised of England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Comic creators have been rather backwards …

Has Mark Millar Changed His Mind On Scottish Independence?

In just over two weeks’ time, the population of Scotland votes in a referendum to decide whether or not the country should secede from the rest of the United Kingdom and form its own nation state. But how will Scotland’s …

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, …

Chrononauts – A New Comic From Mark Millar And Sean Gordon Murphy? (UPDATE)

Mark Millar teased this last week. It wasn’t, obviously. Mark Millar cited a trip to London as delaying the it, promising the real announcement this week instead. But Bleeding Cool doesn’t want to keep you waiting any longer. We have, …

16 Comic Book Covers By Artists Better Known For Their Writing – Grant Morrison To Alan Moore To Jim Shooter

It’s all gone a bit Buzzfeed here, hasn’t it? Anyway… Some writers conceal hidden artistic talents. Often for a reason. But, with Bleeding Cool running Grant Morrison‘s cover for Multiversity #1 (above) that felt like a great chance to show …

Mark Millar Explains How All The Millarworld Books Tie-In Together – Wanted, Kick Ass, Jupiter’s Legacy, Superior, Nemesis, MPH, Supercrooks And More – But No News Yet On The Unfunnies (UPDATE)

(UPDATE: Now with sourced visuals) We ran an article about this on Bleeding Cool this morning. But now Mark Millar has gone official on how he sees all his Millarworld titles tying together. Millar writes, Okay, here we go. I’ve …

The End Of Kick Ass – It’s All About Being A Movie

The final issue of Kick Ass is out today, Kick Ass 3 #8 by Mark Millar and John Romita Jr. Who lives, who dies, that’s for you to read. But the boys do something interesting that will enrage and delight …

Marvel Comics Rush-Publishes Secret Service Collection Ahead Of Movie

A new collected editon of The Secret Service, or rather Kingsman: The Secret Service, is being rush-published by Marvel Comics for the end of September when they suddenly realised that that was when the film was out and someone suddenly …

Swipe File: Starlight And The Incredibles. Again.

We’ve already run one swipe file between Starlight by Mark Millar and Gorlan Parlov, and the Pixar movie The Incredibles. Well, now it’s time to run another!   And, as ever, a post by Mark Millar, “Rank Pixar Films Top To …

Mark Millar On The End Of Kick Ass

Mark Millar has news for us on the very, very, end of Kick Ass. Forever. Until we get a Justice Forever spinoff, of course. As the final pages from John Romita Jr make their way through to him… Woke up, made a …

Is Mark Waid’s Insufferable Based On Observing Grant Morrison And Mark Millar?

This is how Mark Waid describes the origin of his new Thrillbent series, Insufferable. Mark Waid was Grant Morrison‘s editor on Doom Patrol, and worked with Morrison, Mark Millar and Tom Peyer on the abortive Superman HIVE pitch that caused …

With Starlight #4, Millar Comes Down To Earth (Gasp!)

By Abdulkareem Baba Aminu So Mark Millar’s Starlight #4 dropped last week and of course I bought it. I’ve been raving (and sometimes griping) about it since the first issue, but I didn’t read the current one immediately. As much …

Mark Millar Pitched Death Of Xavier And Wolverine/Cyclops Split In 2004?

Mark Millar talked to Jim Viscardi about his life in comics for two hours for Jim’s Let’s Talk Comics podcast. We heard a lot of the usual stories about Mark Millar’s childhood, his early struggles in the medium and eventual monumental success …

A Drunk Mark Millar On BBC Newsnight And Previews Of MPH #2

As Mark Millar puts it, I was on this live at 11.05 which meant I should have been in the studio around 10.15. Sadly, I got diverted to the pub around 8.15 and didn’t make it to the BBC until …

Oops! Starlight #5 By Mark Millar And Gorlan Parlov Not Solicited In July

Poor Mark. He doesn’t have a lot of luck with solicitations. Kick Ass 2 #1 launched with a bit of a muddle. And now Starlight #5 missed its June solicitations, leading to Diamond to run the listing in an e-mail …