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The Tick

Amazon Renews The Tick for Season 2; The City Rejoices

The Tick lives to fight another day! Amazon has renewed quirky superhero comedy for a second season of 10 half-hour episodes. Production should begin later this year with the shows premiering in 2019. Peter Serafinowicz (Guardians of the Galaxy) and Griffin Newman (Search Party) will both be back at The Tick and Arthur along with […]

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The Tick Season 1B: Our Hapless Heroes Unite in Amazon’s New Trailer

Sometimes, being wrong isn’t always a bad thing. Case in point: The Tick (Peter Serafinowicz), who spent the first half of The Tick‘s Season 1 on Amazon trying to convince everyone that super-villain The Terror (Jackie Earle Haley) was actually still alive. On a positive note? He was right for once. On a negative note? He […]

Tick Star Regrets Woody Allen Collaboration, Donates Salary To RAINN, Quits Twitter

Griffin Newman, who stars in Amazon’s The Tick as sidekick Arthur Everest, has a role in the upcoming Woody Allen movie, Untitled Woody Allen Project (not the final name). Timothée Chalamet, Selena Gomez, Elle Fanning, Jude Law, Diego Luna, and Liev Schreiber also star in the film, which is set for a 2018 release window. But though […]

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Tick, Tick, Boom: Peter Serafinowicz And Company Talk ‘The Tick’ At NYCC 2017

Freddy Vale writes from New York Comic Con 2017: In a world riddled with dark, gritty, sepia-toned superheroes, one show dares to defy the status quo: The Tick! The latest iteration of the blue suited super-bug is heavily inspired by the more classic model of the superhero; one filled with cheesy catchphrases and over-the-top characters. […]

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The Tick Saves International Cat Day…Sort Of

Do we really need an International Cat Day? The little creatures already think every day is Cat Day. And what do they do for the world? Sit on your keyboard, knock things off your desk, and demand food…and what they do in that litter box is just plain evil. Don’t get me wrong, I like […]

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Talking With Griffin Newman And Brendan Hines Of The Tick

Amazon has released a new video featuring interviews with cast and crew members of their new upcoming superhero comedy series The Tick. Interviews included Griffin Newman who plays Arthur Everest, Brendan Hines who plays Superian as well as production designed John Kasarda and costume designer Gary Jones. Newman admits to not only being a comic […]

The Tick To Premiere On Amazon In August

The new The Tick TV series starring Peter Serafinowicz premieres on Amazon Prime August 25th. This newest live-action adaptation of Ben Edlund’s superhero parody started out as part of Amazon’s Pilot Season before getting picked up for series. I watched the pilot when it aired and it has a different tone than the comic series or the previous incarnations […]

Evil Faces A Monologuing Brand Of Justice In The Amazon Tick Pilot

The worst thing about The Tick pilot: you cannot immediately watch the next episode. Creator Ben Edlund and executive producers Barry Josephson and Barry Sonnenfeld have reconvened to offer the world another chance to love The Tick. This time, though, our mundane world and the world The Tick narrates are no longer so far apart. Somewhere in The City, Arthur […]

The Tick Surveys The City In New Photo From Amazon Pilot

Amazon has released a number of new photos from the upcoming pilot for The Tick (via TVLine). In one, star Peter Serafinowicz, as the Tick, surveys The City. His … The City. In another the Tick and a retired Arthur — played by Griffin Newman — seemingly reconnect. According to previous reports, the pilot will […]

The Tick Gets Promo Images And Release Date

Amazon has given a release date and first promo images for their revival of The Tick. The pilot that will be released on August 19th as part of their Comedy Pilot Season. It will be joined in the 2016 comedy pilot season by I Love Dick starring Kevin Bacon, and Jean-Claude Van Johnson starring Jean-Claude Van Damme. In a world […]