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‘Swamp Thing’ Official Trailer: DC Universe’s Swamps are Deadly and Dangerous

With DC Universe‘s live-action Swamp Thing crawling its way onto our screens this Friday, the streaming service is done with the teasers and preview images and is getting right to the heart of the horror with the official trailer for the 10-episode series. Alec Holland (Andy Bean) and Abby Arcane’s (Crystal Reed) investigation into what appears to […]

‘Swamp Thing’: New Posters Embrace the Horror, Spotlight Abby Arcane [IMAGES]

With DC Universe‘s live-action Swamp Thing less than two weeks away from its May 31st debut, the streaming service released tweeted a sneak preview of new poster artwork that highlights Alec Holland/Swamp Thing (Andy Bean, Derek Mears) and Abby Arcane (Crystal Reed). At a DC Universe fan event on Friday night, those in attendance had the opportunity […]

‘Swamp Thing’: The Man of Abby’s Dreams Might Just Be a Monster [PREVIEW]

With DC Universe‘s live-action Swamp Thing less than a month away from its May 31st debut, the streaming service is offering us a new teaser focusing on Andy Bean/Derek Mears’s Alec Holland/Swamp Thing and Crystal Reed’s Dr. Abby Arcane. In the clip below, Abby is learning that the “man of her dreams” may just be the “monster” […]


‘Swamp Thing’: Not Easy Being Green? Tell That to The Floronic Man

After a week of news, rumors, and specualtion (see below), DC Universe‘s live-action Swamp Thing is set to stalk the streaming service’s swamps starting Friday, May 31st – but that doesn’t mean you have to wait until then to start caring about “The Green.” But why listen to DC Universe when you can take some “friendly […]

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Running Through IDW’s Artist’s Edition Plans at Wondercon

I am typically not much of a fan of the convention panels where they just announce the new books for the next 6 to 12 months, but the IDW Artist’s Edition Panel is always an exception, and with both Scott Dunbier, Director of Special Projects for IDW and the person behind the concept of Artist’s […]

Hellboy, The Goon, and Frankenstein: Three Tales to Chill Your Holiday Spirit

The tree has been trimmed, the lights hung with care, and all about your household good cheer is abundant. This time of year is rife with reflection on time with family and loved ones, perhaps a chance remembrance of good times passed. Sometimes, it’s also good to reflect on the darkness that makes us yearn […]

Swamp Thing: The Strain’s Kevin Durand Set as Jason Woodrue/Floronic Man

Now that Swamp Thing has its horticulture hero in place, DC Universe is bringing on “The Big Bad” with Kevin Durand (Lost, The Strain) joining the series as Dr. Jason Woodrue aka the villainous Floronic Man. Durand stars opposite Derek Mears, Andy Bean, Crystal Reed, Jennifer Beals, Maria Sten, Jeryl Prescott, Virginia Madsen, and Will Patton on the streaming service‘s upcoming drama series adaptation based […]

‘Swamp Thing’ Casts Derek Mears as Title Character, Andy Bean as Alec Holland

Looks like DC Universe‘s Swamp Thing has a “thing” for Derek Mears, with the 2009 Friday the 13th actor set to portray the title character. Andy Bean (It: Chapter 2) is also on board, set as the creature’s human “alter ego” (???) Alec Holland. Mears and Bean star opposite Crystal Reed, Jennifer Beals, Maria Sten, Jeryl Prescott, Virginia Madsen, […]

Swamp Thing: Virginia Madsen Cast as Maria Sunderland in DC Universe Series

Actress Virginia Madsen (Sideways, The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair) is set to star opposite Crystal Reed, Jennifer Beals, Maria Sten, and Jeryl Prescott as a series regular in DC Universe‘s Swamp Thing, the streaming service’s upcoming drama series adaptation built around the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson. Written by showrunner Mark Verheiden and Gary Dauberman, and directed by Len Wiseman (The […]

Swamp Thing: The Walking Dead’s Jeryl Prescott Set for Madame Xanadu

The Walking Dead‘s Jeryl Prescott is expanding her genre universe into the swamps of Louisiana as blind fortune teller Madame Xanadu in DC Universe‘s Swamp Thing, the streaming service’s upcoming drama series adaptation built around the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson. Prescott’s mystic with a mysterious past and supernatural perceptions that reveal the future joins Jennifer Beals, Crystal Reed, and  Maria […]

Swamp Thing: Jennifer Beals Joins DC Universe Live-Action Series

Jennifer Beals (Taken, After) is being tasked with bringing a little law and order to DCTV, cast in a key recurring role alongside Crystal Reed and Maria Sten in DC Universe‘s Swamp Thing, the streaming service’s upcoming drama series adaptation built around the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson. Written by Mark Verheiden and Gary Dauberman, and directed by Len Wiseman (The Gifted, Lucifer), […]

DC Universe’s Titans and Swamp Thing Shared Universe “Not Mandated”

Now that Gotham‘s Crystal Reed and Channel Zero‘s Maria Sten are set to join DC Universe‘s Swamp Thing, series screenwriter Gary Dauberman (It: Chapter One) is giving us some insight into what fans can expect from the upcoming series. Written by Dauberman and Mark Verheiden, directed by Len Wiseman (The Gifted, Lucifer), and based on the DC Comics characters created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson, the […]

Gotham’s Crystal Reed Joins DC Universe’s ‘Swamp Thing’ as Dr. Abby Arcane

Gotham‘s Crystal Reed is returning to DC’s small screen universe – but not to Batman’s old stomping grounds – as the female lead in DC Universe‘s Swamp Thing, the streaming service’s upcoming drama series adaptation built around the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and Bernie Wrightson. Written by Mark Verheiden and Gary Dauberman, and directed […]


Bernie Wrightson’s Frankenstein Gets the Artist’s Edition Treatment at IDW

Bernie Wrightson‘s Frankenstein is the latest classic comic book to get the Artist’s Edition treatment from IDW. Announced at San Diego Comic-Con, Frankenstein: Artist’s Edition will hit stores in late 2019. A press release provides more details: Bernie Wrightson is universally regarded as the finest horror artist of the last 50 years, and Frankenstein was […]


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What Is Greg Capullo On To Next After Metal? Could Be Swamp Thing

Greg Capullo is currently drawing the bombastic, wild DC event Dark Nights: Metal, after a long run on Batman with Scott Snyder (who is also the writer of Metal) and a brief break away working with Mark Millar on Reborn. But just what will he work on next? Well, back at San Diego Comic-Con, Capullo […]