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“Y” – FX’s “Y: The Last Man” Series Sets Eliza Clark (“Animal Kingdom”) as New Writer/EP/Showrunner

Two months after fans became understandably nervous when is was announced that writers-executive producers-showrunners Michael Green and Aida Mashaka Croal had exited the series due to “creative differences,” FX‘s Y is welcoming aboard Animal Kingdom‘s Eliza Clark as a writer, executive producer, and new showrunner. The news comes approximately four months after the cable network […]


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‘Y’: Pia Guerra Updates Fans on FX’s ‘Y: The Last Man” Adaptation

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 […]

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‘Y’: FX Gives “The Last Man” Adaptation Series Order, and First Photo

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 […]

Saga Co-Creator Brian K. Vaughan Signs 3-Year Overall Deal with Legendary Entertainment

Comic book creator and television/film writer Brian K. Vaughan is teaming with Legendary Entertainment, signing a three-year overall deal with the studio. Under the terms of the contract, Legendary will adapt several of Vaughan’s creator-owned comics; and produce exclusive, original Vaughan-created projects developed for film and television across both traditional and non-traditional platforms. “Legendary was instrumental in helping […]

Y: Brian K. Vaughan, Pia Guerra Reunite On Set of FX’s ‘Y: The Last Man’ Pilot

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. […]

American Crime’s Timothy Hutton Joins FX’s ‘Y: The Last Man’ Series

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 […]

Which Comics Should Fans of DC TV/Film Start With? DC Broke It Down at SDCC

Words and Photos courtesy of Bleeding Cool’s Mike Sangregorio: On Saturday afternoon at San Diego Comic-Con DC closed out a string of panels with a discussion of what should be considered essential reading for those fans who discovered its characters through other mediums, such as television and movies. It was moderated by Mike Avita, host of […]

Y: Justice League’s Diane Lane, 5 More Join FX’s ‘Y: The Last Man’ Series Pilot

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 […]


Y The Last Man: FX “Pretty Optimistic” on Series; Talks Michael Green

What’s one cable network’s loss could possibly be another cable network’s gain, with news of Michael Green‘s (Hannibal) current availability making its way around several production companies and a number of television series projects. One of those projects that’s of particular interest to comic book fans – and FX – is the anticipated adaptation of […]

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The Weekly Static S01E09: Scully And Scary And Sleazy…Oh My!

Welcome back to The Weekly Static on a very sunny and chilly Friday the 13th in the northeast, which is perfect weather for hockey mask-wearing and head of your dead mother-carrying — so here’s hoping you take advantage of it! In case you haven’t drank the Kool Aid quite yet, here’s a little reminder of […]

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Elijah Wood Seeks ‘Y: The Last Man’ Role

Has Y: The Last Man found its Yorrick? At New York Comic Con this weekend, Dirk Gently star Elijah Wood was asked the most important question in the world by website ScreenRant: which comic book character would he like to play in a movie? “Y: The Last Man,” Wood replied, spawning a thousand clickbait article across […]

Brian K. Vaughan On Runaways, Y: The Last Man, And Saga Adaptations?!

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 […]


Report: Marvel’s Spider-Man And Star Wars’ Rey To Team Up For Chaos Walking

According to the latest scuttlebutt from The Hollywood Reporter, Spider-Man actor Tom Holland is in talks with Lionsgate to star in Chaos Walking, an adaptation of the post-apocalyptic young adult novel series by Patrick Ness. If true, and a deal can be struck, Holland would star alongside Star Wars: The Force Awakens‘ Daisy Ridley as […]


Y: The Last Man To Become A Television Series On FX

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 […]

Vin Diesel Names I Am Number Four’s D.J. Caruso As XxX 3 Director

Vin Diesel tells io9 that D.J. Caruso director I Am Number Four and Eagle Eye — and previously attached to a feature film adaption of Y: The Last Man — will direct the long-in-development XxX: The Return of Xander Cage. He calls the development “exciting,” but notes a scheduling problem between it and the next […]