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Maniac Writer Patrick Somerville on Director Cary Joji Fukunaga, Season 2 Plans

Netflix‘s new dramedy series Maniac is receiving high praise for director Cary Joji Fukunaga (True Detective) and writer/showrunner Patrick Somerville‘s (The Leftovers) unique vision and stars Jonah Hill (The Wolf of Wall Street) and Emma Stone‘s (La-La Land) award-winning turns as two strangers who keep finding each other throughout some unique situations. With the 10-episode limited […]


Emma Stone and Jonah Hill Form a ‘Connection’ in Latest ‘Maniac’ Teaser

Following up on the release of the official trailer in early August that gave us a “big picure” view of what the series was about, Netflix has released a new teaser entitled ‘Connection’ for Maniac, the streaming service’s new half-hour dramedy series from director Cary Fukunaga (Beasts of No Nation, True Detective). Jonah Hill (The Wolf of Wall Street) and Emma Stone (La-La Land) […]


Maniac: Netflix Releases Teaser for Cary Fukunaga Dark Comedy Series with Jonah Hill, Emma Stone

Netflix kept the announcement machine rolling along at this summer’s Television Critics Association‘s (TCA) with our first official teaser for Maniac, the streaming service’s new 10-episode half-hour comedy series from director Cary Fukunaga (Beasts of No Nation, True Detective). Based on the original 2014 Norwegian series, the series stars Jonah Hill (The Wolf of Wall Street) […]

Maniac: Netflix Releases First Images from Jonah Hill, Emma Stone Mind-Bending Series

The Netflix news machine keeps rolling along with our first official images from Maniac, the streaming service’s new 10-episode half-hour comedy series from director Cary Fukunaga (Beasts of No Nation, True Detective). Based on the original 2014 Norwegian series (which you can see the trailer for below), Maniac focuses on two strangers who find themselves caught up […]

Venom Inc. Omega Cover by Ryan Stegman and Brian Reber

Venom Inc. Omega Review: Symbiotezilla Attacks New York

The day appears to be won, but Lee Price isn’t down yet. The remnants of the people he infected as Maniac return to him, turning him into a giant Symbiote monster in the image of Venom. Spider-Man, Anti-Venom, Black Cat, Venom, and Mania still have a fight on their hands. Like the last issue of […]

Venom #160 cover by Gerardo Sandoval and David Curiel

Venom #160 Review: Dumb but Fun Symbiote Extravaganza

Venom, Anti-Venom, Mania, Black Cat, and the Amazing Spider-Man are gearing up for an assault on the meeting place of the Five Families, which has just been taken over by Lee Price, aka Maniac, and his symbiote-infested hordes. It’s up to these five to free the victims and bring Maniac down. You know what? If […]

Paramount TV, Anonymous Bringing Epic Novel ‘Shantaram’ to Series

After an extended bidding war for adaptation rights, Anonymous Content and Paramount TV are set to bring Gregory David Roberts‘s sprawling 2004 novel Shantaram to series television. Anonymous Content’s Nicole Clemens and Steve Golin are set to executive produce alongside Andrea Barron; with the deal also including series adaptation rights to Robert’s sequel novel The Mountain Shadow. In […]

Amazing Spider-Man #793 cover by Alex Ross

Amazing Spider-Man #793 Review: Abysmal Dialogue and Humorless Jokes

Spider-Man has been infected by Maniac’s symbiote and is on a crime spree across New York. This has all been designed to draw out the Black Cat, whom has gone to ground. Agent Anti-Venom is the only one who can save Spider-Man from the symbiote. Elsewhere, Black Cat has surfaced alongside Eddie Brock, who has […]

‘Maniac’: Netflix Gives Us The Braided Jonah Hill We Always Wanted

When you’re a show like Maniac where the main character can create whatever fantasy world he wants in his mind, you have to go into it expecting every unexpected possible. A slimmed-down Jonah Hill (The Wolf of Wall Street) sporting long, braided hair in some kind form of pseudo-homage to Gary Oldman from True Romance […]

‘Maniac’: Netflix Taps Justin Theroux For Emma Stone-Jonah Hill Series

With filming of the dark comedy currently underway in New York City, Netflix has announced that Justin Theroux (The Leftovers) will be joining Emma Stone (La-La Land) and Jonah Hill (The Wolf of Wall Street) for the streaming service’s new 10 episode, half-hour comedy series Maniac. Cary Fukunaga (Beasts of No Nation, True Detective) will […]