UPDATE: A second corrective piece to the article below, appears here. You may want to read it first. The original article runs below. Bleeding Cool has received a tip off from a tv source close to the situation that FX has cancelled their order for a TV series based on the DC/Vertigo critically acclaimed, bestselling […]
It was in early February 2019 that FX announced a series order for Y, the network’s adaptation of Brian K. Vaughan and Pia Guerra‘s post-apocalyptic DC Comics-Vertigo sci-fi comic book series Y: The Last Man – and now it looks like we’re getting an update on series production directly from one of the comic book’s co-creators. Speaking at Emerald […]
FX took their moment in the sun at Monday’s Television Critics Association (TCA) Winter press event to announce a series order for Y, the network’s adaptation of Brian K. Vaughan and Pia Guerra‘s post-apocalyptic DC Comics-Vertigo sci-fi comic book series Y: The Last Man. Co-created, written and executive produced by showrunners Michael Green (American Gods, Blade […]
Production is currently underway on Y, FX‘s adaptation Brian K. Vaughan and Pia Guerra‘s post-apocalyptic DC Comics/Vertigo sci-fi comic book series Y: The Last Man. With Michael Green (American Gods) and Luke Cage‘s Aida Mashaka Croal serving as co-showrunners and Melina Matsoukas (Insecure, Master of None) directing, Y traverses a post-apocalyptic world in which a cataclysmic event has decimated every male mammal save for one lone human. […]
The post-apocalyptic world of FX‘s adaptation of Y: The Last Man will get to play “Hail to the Chief,” with actor Timothy Hutton (American Crime, The Haunting Of Hill House) set to play the President of the United States in the pilot. Based on Brian K. Vaughan and Pia Guerra‘s post-apocalyptic science fiction comic book […]
The post-apocalyptic world of FX‘s adaptation of Y: The Last Man just grew dramatically, with Diane Lane (Justice League) and five additional actors tapped for key roles in the pilot. Based on Brian K. Vaughan and Pia Guerra‘s post-apocalyptic science fiction comic book series from DC Comics’ Vertigo imprint, FX’s Y (the pilot’s official title) also […]
Image Comics is expanding its political presence ahead of the 2018 midterm sweeps season. Image announced plans to publish a hardcover collection of Y: The Last Man artist/co-creator turned bestselling New Yorker cartoonist Pia Guerra‘s recent editorial cartoons via press release today. Earlier this week, the publisher also announced a collection of Mike Norton’s webcomic Lil’ […]
After a long history of near-adaptations on screens large and small, Brian K. Vaughan and Pia Guerra‘s Y: The Last Man has received an official series pilot order from FX. American Gods‘ Michael Green and Luke Cage‘s Aida Mashaka Croal will serve as the project’s co-showrunners. They will executive produce alongside Vaughn, Color Force’s Nina Jacobson and […]
The ultimate goal of any comic book creator is to have their work adapted for television or movies. For Eisner Award winning writer Brian K. Vaughan, his comic work has been so good that he himself has been adapted to Hollywood, writing for hit TV shows LOST, a series about unanswered questions and unsatisfying endings, and Under The […]
From Y The Last Man co-creator Pia Guerra…
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Y: The Last Man is being developed as a television series for cable outlet FX. Long in development as a film, the project was ultimately abandoned when its story could not contained in a single two-hour film. Written by Brian K. Vaughn with art by Pia Guerra and others, Y […]
Comic book industry legend Bill Sienkiewicz wants to raise awareness of what he sees as a worrying trend. Posting openly to Facebook he wrote, We’re being trigger-warned, censored, thought-policed, micro-aggressed, buzzworded, note from Mommy-ed to death. It’s ‘The Andromeda Strain’ meets ‘The Vapors’. My oh my, Ah do declare, screw THAT where the sun don’t […]
By Abdulkareem Baba Aminu I’m a latecomer to the world and characters created by Richard Starkings in his famous Elephantmen title. I’ve been meaning to dive in for years, but got cold feet because of my impression that there’s a ton of material out there. But last year at Comic-Con, I got gifted a copy […]
Brian K. Vaughn and Pia Guerra’s hit Vertigo series Y the Last Man is no longer set up with New Line. The director of the project, Dan Trachtenberg, told THR that the rights reverted back to the creators some months ago. The film went through years of development, multiple scripts and two directors before. The […]
Last summer, Dan Trachtenberg was attached to direct the film, on the basis of his work in shorts and promos and, presumably, a strong Y pitch. In the meantime, we've heard no more.
No sign of a Wizard World here. Not yet. North of Montana, squeezed in between Alberta and Manitoba is the prairie province of Saskatchewan. An area first explored in 1690, settled in 1774 and finally becoming a Canadian province in 1905, it’s the home of over 1 million people. 257,000 of them live in the […]
We ran a review of issue one yesterday… Here’s a video summary of what this all means… [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EqH-kxSVDL0[/youtube] And some issue 3 covers from Jenny Frisson and Pia Guerra…
I'm not a fan of his Portal film, though, I have to admit.
If what doesn't kill you makes you stronger, then Y: The Last Man is the film development equivalent of Popeye on a spinach bender.
New Line Cinema have long been working on a big screen adaptation of Brian K. Vaughn and Pia Guerra‘s comic book series Y: The Last Man, the dark and often funny story of a virus that wipes out every single male mammal on the planet – with the exception of amateur escape artist Yorick and […]