Tom Taylor


Tom King and Tom Taylor Team Up on Twitter to Cancel Mitch Gerads

Tom King and Tom Taylor Team Up on Twitter to Cancel Mitch Gerads

Tom King and Tom Taylor are often confused largely due to both being comic book writers with the name Tom. But what if these two superstars teamed up for a common cause? How powerful would they be… and would they put that power to good use? We got to see exactly that happen Saturday when […]

The Daily LITG, 29th November 2019 – Happy Birthday

The Daily LITG, 29th November 2019 – Happy Birthday Tom Taylor

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. And yes.. it’s Black Friday. The 10 most-read stories yesterday Jonathan Hickman is Trying to Get Fired from X-Men… What Would Rob Liefeld Think? Gossip: Marvel […]

Government Official Endorses Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo's Suicide Squad

Government Official Endorses Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo’s Suicide Squad

Suicide Squad #1 is coming to stores in December, by Australia’s favorite son Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo, and the series isn’t just highly anticipated by fans. Suicide Squad has also garnered praise before release from a U.S. government official on Thursday, via a statement released over Twitter. Of course, we’re talking about DC-loving Long […]




Tom Taylor Shares Sneak Peak at Upcoming Creator-Owned Project, #GetLost2020

Tom Taylor Shares Sneak Peek at Upcoming Creator-Owned Project, #GetLost2020

Superstar comic book writer and Australia’s favorite son Tom Taylor is a busy man, writing books like Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man and Suicide Squad while fighting off killer attack spiders and scorpions from across the globe. But that hasn’t stopped him from working on a new creator-owned project set to debut sometime in 2020, with artist […]

Meet Osita, Lok, and Chaos Kitten, the New Members of DC's Suicide Squad

Meet Osita, Lok, and Chaos Kitten, the New Members of DC’s Suicide Squad

Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo are relaunching Suicide Squad at DC Comics in December, a story Bleeding Cool told you about first after DC screwed up and published their press release before the EX-X-XCLUSIVE interview they had lined up with Sexy Dora the Explorer advocacy website THR. When we last checked in on how things […]

Marvel Comics Just Fixed the Biggest Problem With the New Star Wars Movies

Marvel Comics Just Fixed the Biggest Problem With the New Star Wars Movies

When Disney revived the Star Wars trilogy with The Force Awakens in 2015, fans were glad to see favorite characters like Luke, Leia, Han, and Chewie return to the screen alongside new stars like Rey, Finn, and Poe. But it wasn’t all a happy reunion, as the movie’s saddest moment came when Kylo Ren killed […]

Tom Taylor Reveals Another Character for Suicide Squad Relaunch

Tom Taylor Reveals Another New Character for Suicide Squad Relaunch

Following Bleeding Cool’s scoop (thanks to DC accidentally publishing their press release the night before they were set to run an EX-X-XCSLUSIVE interview with THR) of Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo’s Suicide Squad relaunch, Australia’s Favorite Son has revealed another of new characters who will be on the team, joining the previously-announced Thylacine and Wink. […]


Tom Taylor Writes Detective Comics in December... But Only For One Issue

Tom Taylor Writes Detective Comics in December… But Only For One Issue

Australia’s favorite son Tom Taylor will be the new writer of Detective Comics in December… for one issue. Taylor is the guest writer for Detective Comics #1017 alongside artist Fernando Blanco for a one-off winter tale set to explore the relationship between Batman and Damian Wayne. The issue hits stores on December 11th. DETECTIVE COMICS […]

OfTom Taylor and Bruno Redondo Relaunch Suicide Squad in December

Tom Taylor and Bruno Redondo Relaunch Suicide Squad in December (Confirmed)

Last week, we posted tweets from writer Tom Taylor and artist Bruno Redondo which seemed to be hinting at a relaunch of Suicide Squad. Today, we have official confirmation via DC’s website, of a new series to launch in December, with a new team and even a new leader replacing Amanda Waller. It looks like […]


#SquadGoals: Tom Taylor Teases New Project at DC Comics... Could It Be Suicide Squad?

#SquadGoalsDC: Tom Taylor Teases New Project at DC Comics… Could It Be Suicide Squad?

Last year, Bleeding Cool Rumourmonger-in-Chief Rich Johnston claimed that DC was planning to relaunch Suicide Squad with Brian Azzarello writing, and Wally West starring. But eight months later, with no Suicide Squad relaunch appearing, the structure of Heroes Crisis changed, Azzarello’s relationship with DC changed by the Batpenis controversy, and Event Leviathan changing the status […]

Watch Tom Taylor Balance a Chair on His Face at SDCC

Watch Tom Taylor Balance a Chair on His Face at SDCC

Some people go to Comic-Con to learn about the latest comic book news. Some people go to meet the stars of their favorite movies and TV shows. Some go for the cosplay. Some go for the exclusive merchandise. But the best reason to go to Comic-Con? The chance to see superstar comic book writer Tom […]

The Cover to DCeased #5... and a "Crazy" Follow-Up?

The Cover to DCeased #5… and a “Crazy” Follow-Up?

DCeased has been a very successful DC ripoff of Marvel Zombies. So successful, in fact, that it spawned its own ripoff of a ripoff in Marvel’s Contagion. And so it goes. Just heard #DCeased #2 was @DCComics' top selling comic for June!Thank you so much to all the readers & retailers backing our horrific series. […]

Injustice: Gods Amongst Us Comic Used to Smuggle Crystal Meth into Australia

DC Comics Used to Smuggle Crystal Meth into Australia

Australian comic book writer Tom Taylor wrote the successful line of comic books loosely based on the DC Comics game Injustice: Gods Among Us for many years. So maybe he might feel a small sense of pride at this one. As reported by local news station ABC, police have shut down a drug smuggling operation […]

DCeased #1 Returns to Life with Second Printing

DCeased #1 Returns to Life with Second Printing

DCeased #2 is in stores today, continuing Tom Taylor, Trevor Hairsine, and Stefano Guadiano’s universe-changing zombie romp across the DCU. But for fans who may have missed out on the first issue, there’s no need to shamble around starving for DCeased. Writer Taylor announced on Twitter that the issue is getting a second printing, set to […]

Dark Tower

Ron Howard Says ‘The Dark Tower’ Film “Should Have Been Horror”

The Dark Tower, a rare Stephen King-adapted misfire, was shunned by critics and audiences alike upon its theatrical release in 2017 and producer Ron Howard has some ideas to why. While promoting his latest documentary Pavarotti, Howard spoke to MTV’s Happy Sad Confused podcast about the changes made in the film adaptation from King’s popular […]