Sana Amanat

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, […]

The Daily LITG, 22nd June 2019 – Happy Birthday Sana Amanat

The Daily LITG, 22nd June 2019 – Happy Birthday Sana Amanat

Welcome to the pretty-much-mostly-daily Lying In The Gutters. A run around the day before and the day ahead. You can sign up to receive it as an e-mail here. The 5 most-read stories yesterday Comic Creators Not Amused by Marvel Hiring J.J. Abrams' Son Amazon Offers to Ax "Stranger Things" to Appease Evangelicals "It's Always […]

Marvel Sidesteps Question About Decrease in Diversity Comics at NYCC

  During the "Women of Marvel" panel this afternoon at NYCC, Marvel's VP of Content and Character Development, Sana Amanat responded to a fan question about the disappearance of certain fan-favorite "diversity" female-led and LGBT comics. We've covered Marvel's habit of dropping diverse book titles early for quite some time. While the "Marvel Cancellation Bloodbath" ostensibly […]

The Talent and Diversity Question at NYCC's 'Women of Marvel' Panel

During New York Comic Con's "Women of Marvel" panel, an audience member stepped up to the mic during the Fan Q&A Session to ask about the company's policy for hiring its creative staff. Panel hosts Judy Stephens and Sana Amanat were joined by Marvel creatives Kathleen Wisenski, Margaret Stohl, Leah Williams, Rachelle Rosenberg, and Jen Bartel which is a pretty solid lineup […]

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Women of Marvel: BFHFs (Best Friend Heroes Forever) at SDCC

Words and Photos courtesy of Bleeding Cool's Madeline Potts: If I were to describe the Women of Marvel panel in one word it would be: empowering. Before entering the Women of Marvel panel I had only heard of Squirrel Girl and Ms. Marvel. I was intrigued but hadn't found the time to read the comics, and […]

Life of Captain Marvel

Joe Quesada Covers Life of Captain Marvel #1, Takes Joint Creative Custody of Book

Marvel has sent out a press release revealing Joe Quesada's cover for The Life of Captain Marvel #1, the upcoming series by Margaret Stohl and Carlos Pacheco that launches this July. Or is it actually by Margaret Stohl, Carlos Pacheco, and Marvel execs Joe Quesada and Sana Amanat? The press release features quotes by Stohl […]

SDCC Marvel Cup O' Joe Panel Report: Lackluster And Boring

The big Marvel news panel of SDCC rolls around again, so we will see what kind of announcements and news chief creative officer Joe Quesada has in store for us this time. Bringing editors Nick Lowe, CB Cebulski, Sana Amanat, Stephen Wacker the VP of Development of Marvel TV and New Media, and creators Kris […]

Margaret Stohl And Sana Amanat On Captain Marvel's Need To Care For Others

Marvel has released a second part to a video interview of the creators working on the Might Captain Marvel comics. This time, the video features music by Japanese Breakfast. This includes Margaret Stohl and Sana Amanat. They talk about how Carol Danvers is afraid to lose control and how she has a pretty good support […]

Margaret Stohl And Sana Amanat On The Mighty Captain Marvel

Marvel has put together a pretty cool looking video focusing on the new Captain Marvel series by Margaret Stohl with art by Emilio Laiso and Ramon Rosanas. They've set the art to a song called Wild City by The Pretty Reckless and the inter-cut in interview bits with writer Stohl and editor Sana Amanat. They […]

Cable Links to the Past – And the ResurrXion is Complete?

By Joe Glass, Bleeding Cool's Senior Mutant Correspondent Well, after an oddly long wait from the week long creative team announcements for all the other ResurrXion X-Men books, we now finally know that the team behind the new Cable book is actually James Robinson and Carlos Pacheco (and presumably a colorist and a letterer at […]

Sana Amanat and Margeret Stohl Talk Civil War 2 Aftermath On Marvel Live Stream

Earlier today, we reported on pretty much the only news to come out of the twenty minutes we spent watching and taking notes on Marvel's Civil War 2 live stream event on ABC: the revelation that Marvel hasn't announced all the X-Men and Inhumans books they have planned for after Inhumans vs. X-Men yet. Beyond that, […]

Sana Amanat Says Marvel Still Has More X-Men, Inhumans Books To Announce

Marvel Editor Sana Amanat and The Mighty Captain Marvel writer Margeret Stohl joined ABC for their monthly (provided an issue actually makes it out) Civil War 2 live stream chat. Nothing too mind blowing was revealed, but Amanat did drop a subtle hint about Marvel's plans for the X-Books and Inhumans. "Inhumans vs X-Men is […]

President Obama Pays Tribute To Marvel's Sana Amanat At The White House

With the news about the Supreme Court nominee earlier today, it seems that the legacy President Obama is leaving is that of a comic book White House. Sana Amanat, Marvel's Director of Content & Character Development, editor and co-creator of the Kamala Khan Ms Marvel character introduced President Obama at a Women's History Month reception at the White House […]

Ask Marvel Finds Out Why Sana Amanat Wouldn't Date Tony Stark

Marvel continues their new series Ask Marvel by getting Sana Amanat to answer fan questions. Amanat is an editor at Marvel as well as the co-creator of Ms. Marvel, the publishers first solo series to feature a Muslim female super hero. The questions here are more silly and for fun as she puts down dating […]

Marvel's Sana Amanat On Tonight's Seth Meyers

Tonight Marvel's Director of Content and Character Development Sana Amanat (and 35th most powerful person in comics) will be on Late Night With Seth Meyers joining to talk Marvel. She will "discuss how Marvel reflects "the world outside your window", what it's like to help craft the Marvel Universe, and what's coming up for Marvel Comics." Expect […]

The Rise Of The Female Superhero With Amanda Conner, G Willow Wilson, Medeith Finch, Gail Simone, Kelly Sue DeConnick, Babs Tarr, Kate Perkins, Tara Butters, Sana Amanat, Marguerite Bennett, Shelley Bond, Michele Fazekas, Hayley Atwell, Jennifer Lawrence, Melissa Benoist And More. Like Grant Morrison, Axel Alonso, Jim Lee, Dan DiDio.

Amanda Conner, G Willow Wilson, Medeith Finch, Gail Simone, Kelly Sue DeConnick, Babs Tarr, Kate Perkins, Tara Butters, Sana Amanat, Marguerite Bennett, Shelley Bond, Michele Fazekas, Hayley Atwell, Jennifer Lawrence and Melissa Benoist are joined by Grant Morrison, Axel Alonso, Jim Lee, Dan DiDio and more to talk about the rise of the female superhero for Yahoo […]