Tag Archives: Mark Millar

Mark Millar’s Superior Heading For The Big Screen, Produced By Matthew Vaughn

The comic book adaptation team over there at Fox are sticking together for a little while longer.

Preview This Week’s 2000AD And Judge Dredd Megazine – From Mega-City Confidential To Faustus

This week it’s another double-bill, with 2000AD’s Prog #1877 and Judge Dredd Megazine #347 both being released in print on Wednesday in the UK and digitally worldwide, with print in the USA slightly later. 2000AD Prog #1877 features Judge Dredd: …

Two Number Twos With Varying Results: Magneto #2 And Starlight #2 (Spoiler Free)

By Abdulkareem Baba Aminu Title: Magneto #2 Writer: Cullen Bunn Artist: Gabriel Hernandez Walta Publisher: Marvel Comics As Cullen Bunn and Gabriel Hernandez’s Magneto continues from an excellent debut, the comic book flows smoothly into sophomore territory. The story, and …

Steve McNiven At Marvel And At Millarworld

CBR originally said that Nemesis Returns, the sequel to Mark Millar and Steve McNiven‘s Nemesis series from 2010 for Marvel Comics, would be published in September 2012. It wasn’t. It was then promised for January 2013. Again, nothing. But I understand that …

Buy Your Way Into Mark Millar And Gorlan Parlov’s Starlight

Kick-Ass had Dave Lizewski, Nemesis had Blake Morrow and Superior had Simon Pooni. And now Starlight by Mark Millar and Gorlan Parlov could have… you? Again, raising money to take Coatbridge kids to the theatre, a character;s name will be auctioned off. And in this case we …

Fox Looking To Dump Fantastic Four Director, Screenplay And Recast, Six Months Before They Are Due To Shoot (UPDATE)

I’ve learnt from a rather well-connected source that, as the title says,  Fox is looking to dump Fantastic Four director Josh Trank and the script by Simon Kinberg and are actively looking for replacements. Six months before they are due …

Mark Millar’s Absence From Civil War Documentary And The Joining Together Of Millarworld (UPDATE)

At SXSW, it was announced that Marvel would film a series of short documentaries under the label Tales To Astonish, focused on Marvel comic books. And the first would be on Civil War by Mark Millar and Steve McNiven, with …

How Mark Millar Made Me Feel Like An Idiot: A Quick Review Of Starlight #1

By Abdulkareem Baba Aminu “I feel like an idiot,” began the first issue of Mark Millar and Goran Parlov’s Starlight, and that’s exactly how I felt, realizing I wrongly imagined the comic to be a Flash Gordon clone (Let’s face …

As Mark Millar Embraces Digital, Nick Lowe Rejects It (UPDATE)

Mark Millar recently wrote in CBR about his decision to embrace day-and-date digital comics release for his Millarworld titles. Previously he’d insisted on delays to digital releases of his books in order to support comic book stores selling the comic …

A Comic Show – Moon Knight Is Hawkeye For Crazy People!

By Aaron Haaland Aaron Haaland, owner of A Comic Shop in Orlando Florida, writes: Hey Fandom! I’m back with new comics now, it’s A Comic Show! This week there’s a bunch of All New Marvel Now, Forever Evil, and some …

Reading Starlight #1 And Jupiter’s Legacy #4 – And Realising Just How Much Mark Millar Likes The Incredibles

When promotional images were first released, we noticed some similarities between the images seen in Starlight #1, out this week, and Pixar’s movie The Incredibles, a film writer Mark Millar had stated was his favourite Pixar movie by quite a …

Frank Quitely, The Documentary Airs Tomorrow Night On The BBC. Trailer And Screencaps…

“Ideally you want to be a couple of months ahead on a project. But I rarely am.” – Frank Quitely. BBC Scotland have made a documentary about Frank Quitely, part of their What Do Artists Do All Day, airing tomorrow. …

The Starlight Tattooed Granny… But Is She Really? (UPDATE)

When launching Kick Ass, Mark Millar made a film about a real life superhero for YouTube as if inspired by the comic. It was faked. When launching Nemesis, Mark Millar faked an ad for the book on Times Square that …

The Blonde Starlight Preview That Escaped Into The Wild

A few weeks ago, Bleeding Cool ran a story about the preview of Mark Millar and Gorlan Parlov‘s upcoming Image comic, Starlight. And how between the first preview and the second preview it had been de-Flash Gordoned. About how, in …

Lying In The Gutters – 23rd February 2014 – Casting Jordan White In The Fantastic Four

Those original Freudian tweets in full… thanks to Little Bleeder JohnP for the screencap. So what have you been reading this week? Top Twenty Traffic Of The Week If You Love Rocket Raccoon, Help The Man Who Created Him The …

TWEETED BUT NOT YET DELETED: Michael B Jordan Is Who Now?

So, Michael B Jordan has been cast as Johnny Storm, a character usually portrayed in the comic books as a young white blonde fellow. Some of the internet is upset by this. But he has strong supporters, even if they …

Of Mice And Mark Millar

From today’s Scottish Herald On Sunday, featuring Mark Millar and Scottish comedian Robert Florence as Lenny & George from Of Mice And Men, to illustrate an article on the Glasgow Film Fest, which will again be featuring a Kapow strand. …

Hit Girl Can Run At Over 70 MPH And Reads Jupiter’s Legacy

There’s always been a problem at the heart of the Kick Ass comic and film, in that its meant to show a real life superhero movement, without powers, without major technical advances, just people doing what people actually can do, …