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Thoughts On The Powers Panel And Trailer, And Questions For The Cast

by Ray Flook As he readily admitted at the very top of the panel, Brian Michael Bendis could easily understand the anxious anticipation many Powers were feeling towards finally seeing the book come to the screen. For fourteen years, he …

Sony Unveils Trailer For Powers At NYCC

Ray Flook writes for Bleeding Cool: Brian Michael Bendis and Sony PlayStation Network screen POWERS trailer before release online; as well as show artwork from Michael Avon Oeming and David Mack. First season story arc will not follow first comic …

First Image Released From Sony’s Powers

The first image from the upcoming Powers television series has been released online, via USA Today. The image shows Sharlto Copley (District 9) as Christian Walker, and Susan Heyward (The Following) as Deena Pilgrim. The series is set to premiere in December.

Has Brian Bendis Just Sold A Superhero Cartoon To Fox?

The other week we told you that Warners was pitching a Supergirl TV series to networks. We got a production detail wrong, naming the wrong producer, but thankfully the folk at Deadline helped correct us. And the story blew open. …

September 10th – Brian Bendis Creator-Owned Day?

According to Marvel scheduling statistics, four creator owned books written by Brian Bendis are meant to come out on September 10th. That would be Brilliant #6, originally meant to come out in May 2012. Powers: Bureau #11, originally for December …

Powers Casts Christian Walker And Retro Girl

With all the casting announcements of late for the Sony Playstation Network series Powers, it was interesting that nothing had been mention about the male lead Christian Walker and the focus of the story, Retro Girl. Deadline is reporting that …

Eddie Izzard Joins Playstation’s Powers Series

We’ve got more casting news from the Sony Playstation Network adaptation of Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming’s series Powers. Deadline says three new regulars have been cast including popular British actor and comedian Eddie Izzard (Hannibal) to play Wolfe, Christian …

Susan Heyward Joins The Cast Of Powers

Sony TV’s upcoming series Powers has gotten it’s female lead. Detective Deena Pilgrim is going to be played by Susan Heyward (The Following). In the comics series created by Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming, Pilgrim is teamed with …

The Nerdy Show – Bleeding Cool At E3 (Day Zero Audio)

Cap Blackard writes for Bleeding Cool, Last year’s E3 was all about the new hardware.  This year it’s all about the new hardware proving itself with games, games, games! This episode of Nerdy Show chronicles Day Zero of E3: Four …

Fighting for Supremacy – Sony’s Press Conference At E3

By Phil Harris Opening with a trailer for Destiny, Sony’s Andrew House quickly took the stage, replacing the much loved Jack Trenton as Sony’s lead speaker. House confirmed the beta was coming to Playstation first, and suggesting this represented a …

Brian Bendis’ Cartoon At Fox, Why X-Men Should Just Be Kissing Each Other And What’s Up With Frank Cho

Yesterday, we ran a long interview between Bleeding Cool reporter Jeremy Konrad and Brian Bendis. You should read it right now. But there were a few highlights I wanted to dwell upon. Talking about the Powers TV show, It is our hard-R …

TV Version Of Powers Is Back On And It’s Going To Be A Playstation Network Exclusive

Though FX’s attempts to realise Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming’s Powers as a TV show faltered not once but twice, there turns out to have been a happy ending. Well, the promise of one, at least.

Forty-Six Thoughts About Forty-Five Comics – Kick Ass 3, Black Science 1, Aphrodite IX, Damsels, Jonah Hex, Justice League Dark, Dark Shadows, Five Ghosts, Infinity Heist, Infinity Hunt, Nova, Conan, Itty Bitty Hellboy, Half Past Danger, Goon, Infinity, Avengers Assemble, Powers, Doctor Who, THUNDER Agents, Ghostbusters, GI Joe, TMNT, Judge Dredd, Maxx, Peabody & Sherman, X-Files, Zombie Tales, Captain Midnight, Dark Knight, Criminal Macabre, Wolverine And The X-Men. Forever Evil: ARGUS, Teen Titans, Superman, Revival, Danger Girl, Morning Glories, Tom Strong, Walking Dead, Thief Of Thieves, Star Trek, Hawkeye, Flash, Aquaman

A ton of comics seem to have landed on my desk this week. Massive Wednesday before Black Friday. So what have I been reading… and what will you be reading too? Bristols… time for a bit of rhyming slang folks, …

Fourteen Thoughts About Fourteen Comics – Manhattan Projects, Morning Glories, Todd The Ugliest Kid On Earth, The End Times Of Bram And Ben, Wolverine & The X-Men, Cable & X-Force, Batgirl, Katana, Powers, Avengers Assemble, Fury, Buffy, Avengers Arena, Ghostbusters

This is the Albert Einstein we always deserved and yet, until Manhattan Projects we never got a whiff of until now. I’m so glad we got Manhattan Projects. Morning Glories does the hideous trick of applying a child’s logic to …

Powers TV Lives On With Charlie Huston Writing A New Pilot (And Word Of Del Toro’s The Strain, Too)

Another trip back to the well, this time with a new bucket.

Updated: Brian Michael Bendis Busts Rumours Of Powers Pilot In Trouble

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again.

FX Still Haven’t Ditched Plans For A Powers Show, They Just Need To Start All Over

Sooner or later, it seems, FX are going to get a TV version of Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming‘s cops-n-capes comic series Powers up and running. They just need to scrap what they’ve made and go back and …

Powers: FBI Becomes Powers: Bureau

Looks like someone rather high up may have objected. Now Powers: FBI from Bendis and Oeming is to be retitledPowers: Bureau. Clearly it has changed from a comic about the superpowered police in the FBI, to a book where they …