Jon Goldwater


Top 100 Power List of Comics, 2019 Edition

The Complete Bleeding Cool Top 100 Power List of Comics 2019, in Full

Here you go folks, in full, the Top 100 Power List of Comics, 2019 Edition. Every year, Bleeding Cool runs its Top 100 Power List of members of the English-speaking comic book industry, weighted towards the direct market. It is judged by all manner of attributes, the ability to influence what comics exist and sell, […]

'Riverdale' Season 3 Production Shut Down in Wake of Luke Perry's Passing

In light of the passing of Riverdale star Luke Perry, production on the third season of the popular CW series has been shut down at least for the day. The actor died on Monday morning after suffering a massive stroke last Wednesday. There is no word yet on how the show will address Perry's death […]

Katy Keene: Will CW's Spinoff Pilot Also Spin Off Riverdale Characters?

While everyone was over there wondering when fans are going to get a legit Riverdale/Chilling Adventures of Sabrina crossover (you know what we mean), the CW was over here announcing a pilot order for Riverdale spinoff Katy Keene. Written and executive produced by "Riverdale-verse" mastermind Robert Aguirre-Sacasa and Michael Grassi, the musical dramedy series would focus […]

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Netflix Offers Official First Looks at Sabrina, Aunts

As "teaser/trailer watch" continues ahead of its October premiere, Netflix has released our first official images from the upcoming supernatural horror series Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. From what we can see from the images (above and below, released exclusively to EW and then released through the series' Twitter account) the Kiernan Shipka-led series fully embraces its […]

Salem Just Can't Be Bothered in Latest 'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' Post

Though we've yet to see any teaser or trailer footage for Netflix's upcoming Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, the show's been working some serious witchcraft on social media to keep fans engaged with production updates and behind the scenes message from the cast and crew. That trend continued on Wednesday, when the show's Instagram account recreated […]

Netflix Taps Mad Men's Kiernan Shipka for Riverdale Spinoff 'Sabrina'

Netflix has found its teenage witch in the form of Mad Men alum Kiernan Shipka, who is set to take the lead in the streaming network's upcoming series based on Archie Comics' supernatural heroine Sabrina. With Archie Comics' Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and Jon Goldwater serving as executive producers alongside Lee Toland Krieger, Greg Berlanti, and Sarah Schechter, […]


The Bleeding Cool Top 100 Power List 2015 – 85 To 83

Welcome to the Fourth Bleeding Cool Top 100 Power List for the next Bleeding Cool Magazine, being serialized right now on the Bleeding Cool website. It's an attempt to list the most powerful people working in the English speaking comic book marketplace. It's judged by all manner of attributes, the ability to influence what comics exist […]


Archie's Jon Goldwater Writes To Bleeding Cool About Kickstarter

This morning we were fast off the blocks, reporting the new line of Archie Comics titles for Riverdale Reborn to be funded by Kickstarter. Shortly afterwards, we received a response from Archie Comics CEO Jon Goldwater. I understand that this will appear elsewhere but for  now, you can read it here. Take it away, Jon. […]

Archie Comics Partners With Blue Toad For Digital Expansion

Archie Comics has partnered with BlueToad, a digital publishing company to expand it's presence in the digital marketplace. The first part of the partnership was the Archie Comics App for the Windows Store announced earlier this month. Blue Toad has also made a version for Android that is available on Amazon Appstore for Android. Both […]

Archie Comics Gives $1 Million In Books To Toys For Tots

Archie Comics has put their money where their mouth is so to speak… they have donated over one million dollars worth of children's books to the Toys For Tots program. The not-for-profit charity organization dedicated to providing less fortunate children with toys for Christmas. "We couldn't think of a worthier or better charity to donate our […]