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‘Kingsman: The Great Game’ Prequel Film Casts Aaron Taylor-Johnson

Director Matthew Vaughn reunites with his Kick-Ass star Aaron Taylor-Johnson by casting him for the Kingsman prequel film, Kingsman: The Great Game. Taylor-Johnson built an impressive resume of comic book film roles with the Kick-Ass film franchise as the title character and The Avengers: The Age of Ultron as Quicksilver. He joins a loaded cast that includes Harris Dickinson (FX’s […]

It’s Official: Hit-Girl Hates Canada [SPOILERS]

Now that Netflix has bought Millarworld (save for Hit-Girl, Kick-Ass, and Kingsman), they have also bought the exclusive writing services of Mark Millar — which means he can no longer write Hit-Girl, Kick-Ass, or Kingsman. Even though they are owned by his company Dave And Eggsy Ltd. So he’s got a bunch of his mates to do it instead. […]

Steve Niles and Marcelo Frusin Take Over Kick-Ass in September

Scottish Netflix comic book mogul Mark Millar has revealed the next superstar creative team that will take over Kick-Ass: writer Steve Niles and artist Marcelo Frusin! The duo will start with September’s Kick-Ass #7. In a press release bursting with love an admiration expressed by everyone for everyone else, Millar declared Niles his favorite writer: When we sold […]

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Bleeding Cool Chatter #21.4: Comics Talk (Kick-Ass #1)

Bleeding Cool Chatter is usually the show where I, Head Film Writer Kaitlyn Booth, drag a bunch of Bleeding Cool writers into a chat to talk about the latest in TV and movies. Despite being a comic-based site, several of our movie and TV writers just don’t have the time to keep up with comics. […]


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Millarworld Announces New Ongoing Hit-Girl Series With Kevin Smith On Second Arc

Mark Millar is returning to his teeny, tiny death machine, the teenage assassin Hit-Girl, in a new spinoff series from Kick-Ass — and like Kick-Ass, Hit-Girl is an ongoing series. Seeing the teen killer go country to country doling out vengeance and justice as needed, each arc will be taken by what are promised to be […]


Mark Millar Teases Some Sort Of News About Kick-Ass And Hit-Girl

While Deadpool is often cited as the first time superheroes got the R rated treatment there were others before that. Blade is the forgotten child of the the superhero movies and they were R. They were good enough to spawn two sequels but when people think “superhero” they don’t picture a vampire. Another one was […]

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Brian Michael Bendis’s List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion. Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman […]


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Mark Millar’s American Jesus and Supercrooks Find A Home At Waypoint Entertainment

The work of Mark Millar continues to be popular in Hollywood. Films have already been made from his work, like Kick-Ass, Wanted and Kingsman: The Secret Service. And while Nemesis continues in a development cycle at Warner Bros., word comes that his books American Jesus and Supercrooks will also make their way to the screen. According […]

What Is Mark Millar Talking About?

@jasonzman04 what are you talking about? — Mark Millar (@mrmarkmillar) October 30, 2013 A new Tumblr has been set up dedicated to a particular verbal tic of comic book writer, Mark Millar, after the author spent a night reading Ultimates and Ultimates 2. Of course it’s not just Ultimates. I only have to pick up […]

Blake Northcott Takes Over The Back Of Millarworld Comics – And More!

Earlier this year, cosplayer and CBS correspondent Blake Northcott wrote for Bleeding Cool, I recently reached out to Kick-Ass creator Mark Millar about my current Kickstarter project (sci-fi/superhero novel ‘Assault or Attrition’) and this was the pitch I sent him The premise is somewhat like, “What if Lex Luthor succeeded in killing Superman?” Not just a ‘What If?’ scenario, but more like […]


Mark Millar And Wilfredo Torres’ Justice…. ?

Mark Millar writes, Hmm. What could this be? Who’s the artist? And which well-known superheroes are in the frame? All will be revealed next week. Me writing. Ten issues in total. You will be SURPRISED. My clues… 1/ These are huge superheroes. 2/ I have written TWO of these characters before. 3/ It relates to […]

Mark Millar Explains How All The Millarworld Books Tie-In Together – Wanted, Kick Ass, Jupiter’s Legacy, Superior, Nemesis, MPH, Supercrooks And More – But No News Yet On The Unfunnies (UPDATE)

(UPDATE: Now with sourced visuals) We ran an article about this on Bleeding Cool this morning. But now Mark Millar has gone official on how he sees all his Millarworld titles tying together. Millar writes, Okay, here we go. I’ve waited literally YEARS so I could tell you this. Now Kick-Ass wraps today and explains […]

The End Of Kick Ass – It’s All About Being A Movie

The final issue of Kick Ass is out today, Kick Ass 3 #8 by Mark Millar and John Romita Jr. Who lives, who dies, that’s for you to read. But the boys do something interesting that will enrage and delight readers, depending. See, there are some that see Millar as just making comics to be […]

A Comic Show – Thanos, Rocket Raccoon, And Star-Lord!

Aaron Haaland of A Comic Shop in Orlando, Florida, writes: Hey Fandom! This week is rocking those Guardians of Galaxy guys, Marvel got all their ducks in a row. Thanos has an original graphic that’s in current continuity, by Jim Starlin, and sets up his next big thing in the Marvel Universe. It’s also pretty […]

Mark Millar On The End Of Kick Ass

Mark Millar has news for us on the very, very, end of Kick Ass. Forever. Until we get a Justice Forever spinoff, of course. As the final pages from John Romita Jr make their way through to him… Woke up, made a cup of tea, switched on the computer and a big email from Johnny with the […]