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Random House Announces Slate for Launch of Kids Graphic Novel Imprint

Random House Announces Launch Slate for New Kids Graphic Novel Imprint

Biff! Bam! Pow! Comics are for kids again! Random House Children’s Books has revealed the opening slate for its new graphic novel imprint, Random House Graphic, an imprint whose stated mission is “to put a graphic novel on the bookshelf of every child and YA reader. At RH Graphic, we are committed to championing the […]

‘Utopia’: Felisha Terrell, Dustin Ingram Join Amazon’s Gillian Flynn Conspiracy-Thriller Series

Felisha Terrell (Shooter) and Watchmen‘s Dustin Ingram are set to recur in Gone Girl author-screenwriter Gillian Flynn‘s upcoming Amazon Studios adaptation of British series Utopia, joining a cast that includes John Cusack (High Fidelity, Grosse Pointe Blank), Rainn Wilson (The Office), Sasha Lane (American Honey), Javon “Wanna” Walton (Euphoria), and Jessica Rothe (Happy Death Day 2U). With Flynn serving as the project’s creator, […]

‘Watchmen’: Ozymandias Typing? Regina King Glaring? Don Johnson Concerned? [VIDEO]

After weeks of vague, brief teases usually posted on the show’s Instagram account or wedged in the middle of the cable giant’s epic “Coming Soon” videos, HBO released an official teaser for Damon Lindelof‘s fully, completely, 106.3% authorized “remix” of Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons’ 1986 comic book series Watchmen (which you can check out below). Clearing things ever so slightly […]

Lisa Y Wu and Joe Illidge Hired in Senior Roles at A Wave Blue World Comics

Comics publisher of This Nightmare Kills Fascists, All We Ever Wanted and Kismet, A Wave Blue World has made two senior hires of note. Appointing Lisa Y. Wu as Vice President of Sales and Marketing and Joe Illidge as Editorial Director. Lisa Y. Wu is best known in comics as Director of Retailer Relations at […]

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The Umbrella Academy’s Gerard Way, Gabriel Bá Talk Netflix Series, More Graphic Novels

With Netflix‘s series adaptation of Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá‘s graphic novel series The Umbrella Academy set to make its dysfunctional debut next month, the creators updated fans on how they coordinated storylines between the comics and the television series – and gave graphic novels fans an answer to how long they see the series running. In a recent […]


Catwoman #1 cover by Joelle Jones and Laura Allred

Top 500 Most-Ordered Comics and Graphic Novels in July 2018

We had the July 2018 marketshare and Top Ten on Friday, but now we get the bigger picture… and how the dollar and unit sales rankings differ. Batman #50 did well — but only sold 50% more than Amazing Spider-Man #1 despite the huge attention and multiple upon multiple of variant covers. The regular Doomsday […]


Syfy’s ‘Deadly Class’ Enrolls Chicago P.D.’s Mick Betancourt as Co-Showrunner, EP

With their adaptation of Rick Remender and Wes Craig‘s critically acclaimed Image Comics graphic novel series Deadly Class set to open its doors for enrollment in 2019, Syfy has announced that Chicago P.D.‘s Mick Betancourt is transferring onto the project as both co-showrunner and executive producer. Adapted for television by Remender and Miles Orion Feldsott (American […]



Happy! Season 1 Finale Recap: “New Frontiers of Suck”

Welcome to Bleeding Cool’s final weekly reminder recap for Syfy‘s  Happy! (for this season, anyway) as we take a look back at the season finale, ‘I Am the Future’: Happy! s01e08 “I Am the Future”: With Christmas approaching, Sax and Happy are locked in a climatic confrontation to rescue Hailey from Very Bad Santa’s lair; Merry sets out to […]

The Weekly Static: Extras! An iZombie Fan’s Season 4 Thoughts

We’re turning over this edition of The Weekly Static: Extras! to our good friend Margo Staten, who found herself binge-crushing the first three seasons of The CW’s iZombie. Not known for her geek viewing habits, we asked Staten to put fingers-to-keys and make the case for why iZombie is on her “required watching” list: I […]

Happy Trails! Episode 108: Join Us for Bleeding Cool’s Happy! Live-Blog!

Thanks for joining us as we wrap-up our first season of Happy Trails!, Bleeding Cool’s live-blog of Syfy‘s Happy!, with tonight’s season finale, ‘I Am The Future”: Happy! s01e08 ‘I Am The Future’: With Christmas approaching, Sax and Happy are locked in a climatic confrontation to rescue Hailey from Very Bad Santa’s lair; Merry sets out to save Amanda […]

Happy! Season 1, Episode 7 Recap: “Get It Out of Me”

Welcome back to Bleeding Cool’s weekly rundown and pipin’ hot “reminder recap” slice of  Syfy‘s  Happy! as we take a look back at the season’s penultimate seventh episode, ‘Destroyer of Worlds’: Happy! s01e07 “Destroyer of Worlds”: Finally reunited, Sax and Happy make one last push to save Hailey; Amanda pursues a dangerous lead all by herself; […]

The Umbrella Academy: Gerard Way, Fabio Moon Offer Filming Updates

If you’re Netflix, then you take it as a good sign that you’re only a week into filming your series adaptation of Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá‘s graphic novel series The Umbrella Academy and you’ve already won over an impressive new fan. Comic book artist Fábio Moon — twin brother of series’ illustrator Bá — was able […]

Happy Trails! Episode 107: Join Us for Bleeding Cool’s Happy! Live-Blog!

Thanks for joining us as we go storming into our “Magnificent Seven” edition of Happy Trails!, Bleeding Cool’s live-blog of Syfy‘s Happy! and tonight’s seventh episode, ‘Destroyer of Worlds.” Happy! s01e07 ‘Destroyer of Worlds’: Finally reunited, Sax and Happy make one last push to save Hailey; Amanda pursues a dangerous lead all by herself; Blue and Isabella come to blows […]

Happy! Season 1, Episode 6 Recap: “Was It…Freckle Juice?”

Welcome back to Bleeding Cool’s weekly recap of Syfy‘s Happy! and another round of freshly baked “reminder recaps,” as we take a look back at last week’s Episode 6, ‘The Scrap Yard of Childish Things’ – but first? A few “best of” clips to get your brain up-to-speed: Happy! s01e06 “The Scrap Yard of Childish Things”: Sax and […]

Did ABC Just Stealth-Cancel Marvel’s Inhumans?

With what might count as cut #998 in the possible demise of Marvel’s Inhumans, ABC has removed press access to the series from its site. As originally pointed out by the folks over at SpoilerTV, the formal portal for the series on the press site now leads to a message that reads: “Error 404 Whatever was […]

The Umbrella Academy Co-Creator Gabriel Bá Tweets Start of Filming

The Umbrella Academy fans have a new reason to get excited, as co-creator/illustrator Gabriel Bá took to social media on Monday to announce that filming has commenced on Netflix‘s series adaptation of his and Gerard Way‘s comic book series. In the tweet, Bá also included a photo of himself and Way, who writes the series. The pair posed for a […]