The Umbrella Academy




Class is in Session with Umbrella Academy Funko Pops Part 1 [Review]

Class is in Session with Umbrella Academy Funko Pops Part 1 [Review]

The Umbrella Academy was a hit last year as the Dark Horse Comics series became a live-action show on Netflix. After a long wait, we finally got to see the first wave of The Umbrella Academy Funko Pop figures hit stores. It seems like its been quite some time since the show has ended before […]

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“The Umbrella Academy” Is Now… “The League of Extraordinarily Ugly Sweaters”!

Over the past several months, Bleeding Cool‘s been keeping you up-to-speed on the second-season of The Umbrella Academy, Netflix‘s live-action adaptation of Gerard Way and Gabriel Ba‘s comic book series of the same name. Specifically, how it might be tied with Amazon Prime‘s The Boys when it comes to how quickly they started working on […]





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“The Umbrella Academy” Season 2: Ritu Arya, Yusuf Gatewood & Marin Ireland Cast

With production on the second-season of Netflix‘s live-action adaptation of Gerard Way and Gabriel Ba‘s comic book series The Umbrella Academy well underway, fans are starting to meet some of the new faces that will help – or hinder – the Hargreeves efforts to prevent the end of the world. Ritu Arya (Humans), Yusuf Gatewood […]

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“The Umbrella Academy” Season 2: Episode #206/#207 Prep Underway; Justin H. Min Posts “Quality” BTS Clip [PREVIEW]

More than month after the Hargreeves’ family’s real-world alter egos made it “super official” that production on the second-season of Netflix‘s live-action adaptation of Gerard Way and Gabriel Ba‘s comic book series The Umbrella Academy was well underway, writer/showrunner Steve Blackman (Fargo, Altered Carbon) and Justin H. Min are offering up some more production updates. […]



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“The Umbrella Academy: Hotel Oblivion #7” A New Threat Rises (Review)

The world’s greatest super-hero comic book rock opera continues its third major volume of adventures with a major show-down occurring between The Umbrella Academy and Doctor Terminal on the streets of The City. And that’s just the beginning of the trouble for the Hargreeve’s kids. A ton of super-powered villains have crawled out of the […]

Gerard Way's "The Umbrella Academy" to Become a Card Game

Gerard Way’s “The Umbrella Academy” to Become a Card Game

Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá‘s The Umbrella Academy series is getting a card game adaptation from Studio71, who have entered into a partnership with Dark Horse Comics for the project. The card game will be launched on Kickstarter in early 2020, which is just a year after the Netflix adaptation. That said, the game will be […]

An Argument for an Awesome Age of Adult Animation

An Argument for an Awesome Age of Adult-Focused Animation [Opinion]

Something kind of sad happened in March when the new Hellboy movie tried to raise a ruckus and blast its way into cinemas, yet barely managed to limp its way out the door. The movie cost about $50 million to make, which isn’t terrible by modern budget standards in movies, but it only made $40 […]



‘The Umbrella Academy’ Returning for Season 2; Production Begins Summer 2019

Confirming reports circulating over the weekend, Netflix has made it official: The Umbrella Academy will get another chance to stop the Apocalypse with a 10-episode second season order – with production beginning this summer in Toronto, Canada. Ellen Page, Tom Hopper, David Castañeda, Emmy Raver-Lampman, Robert Sheehan, Aidan Gallagher, and Justin Min will reprise their […]

‘The Outsider’: HBO’s Stephen King Adapt Taps Andrew Bernstein as Director, EP

As the “Stephen King-ification” of the world rolls along, HBO‘s series adaptation of the author’s bestselling supernatural novel The Outsider just boosted it’s directorial “street cred.” Andrew Bernstein (Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan, The Umbrella Academy) is on board to direct several episodes (along with executive producer Jason Bateman) and serve as executive producer. With Ben Mendelsohn set […]