|'MARY POPPINS RETURNS': FEATURETTE TEASES TOPSY, NEW CLIP SHOWCASES NEW SONG12/13/18 @ 12:11 pm EST
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IT'S DRAMA ON THE HIGH SEAS FOR #VEGGIE IN RIVERDALE SEASON 3 #406/24/19 @ 3:46 pm EST
has released a new featurette for Mary Poppins Returns
that focuses on Topsy, the character played by the legendary Meryl Streep. Also out now is a bathtime clip in which we also get to hear the beginning of one of the new songs from the movie.Mary Poppins Returns
hits theaters Dec. 25.
Bathtime clip: https://youtu.be/e_sV7hm179Q
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RIVERDALE SEASON 3 #4 (of 5)TAIKA WAITITI ATTACHED TO 'FLASH GORDON' AS FOX/DISNEY ANIMATED FILM06/24/19 @ 3:09 pm EST
The comic based on the hit CW series is back! These two stories set between episodes of Season 3 of Riverdale
are filled with thrills! First, Betty is caught up in a dangerous pact with someone way too close to home, then #Veggie stave off terror on the high seas when an overnight on Ronnie's boat goes all kinds of wrong.
Script: Micol Ostow
Art: Thomas Pitilli, Joe Eisma, Andre Szymanowicz, Matt Herms, Janice Chiang, John Workman,
Cover: Thomas Pitilli
Variant Cover: Joe Eisma
On Sale Date: 6/26
32-page, full color comic
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Deadline'BATWOMAN', 'PENNYWORTH', 'VERONICA MARS' AND MORE PART OF WARNER BROS. TV'S COMIC-CON FIESTA06/24/19 @ 2:59 pm EST
reports that Fox/Disney has attached Thor: Ragnarok
director Taika Waititi to Flash Gordon
to do it as an animated feature film. It was rumoredthe inventive filmmaker was signing on to write and direct, but his camp indicates it’s too early to gauge exactly what his role would be.Flash Gordon
returns to its origins here. It began in 1934 as a science-fiction comic strip created and originally drawn by Alex Raymond to compete with Buck Rogers
. Earth is threatened by a collision with the planet Mongo, and Flash is sent off in a rocket ship in an attempt to stop the disaster. He’s pitted against Mongo’s tyrannical ruler Ming the Merciless.
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Deadline reports that Warner Bros. Television Group is bringing the goods next month with world premieres and panels for its new series Batwoman and Pennyworth, and its Hulu Veronica Mars comeback, but also saying farewell to departing shows Arrow and Supernatural. The shows are part of, count ’em, 16 that the TV studio will have at the fanboy confab. There’s also another DC Universe Saturday Night including sneak peeks and first looks for Titans, Doom Patrol, the second half of Young Justice: Outsiders and the upcoming animated comedy series Harley Quinn during a special two-hour event on Saturday night in the Indigo Ballroom. ‘TRANSPARENT’ CREATOR JILL SOLOWAY TO WRITE & DIRECT ‘RED SONJA’06/24/19 @ 10:02 am EST
WEDNESDAY, JULY 17
6:00–10:00 p.m. WBTVG’s preview night returns with Batwoman and Pennyworth world premieres exclusively for the Comic-Con crowd. Also screening will be the upcoming Fox thriller Prodigal Son, starring Tom Payne and Michael Sheen and the the world premiere of DC UNIVERSE’s animated comedy series Harley Quinn; a never-before-seen episode of the hit Cartoon Network series Teen Titans GO!; and more. Ballroom 20
THURSDAY, JULY 18
3:15–4:15 p.m. Teen Titans GO! Brand-New Episode Screening and Q&A — Room 6DE
FRIDAY, JULY 19
11:30 a.m.–12:45 p.m. Ahead of the July 26 Hulu drop date, see Veronica Mars World Premiere Screening and Q&A. The cult series returns after ten years as a series of bombs terrorize spring breakers in the beach town of Neptune. — Ballroom 20
12:30–1:30 p.m. DC Super Hero Girls Brand-New Episode Screening and Q&A –– Room 6DE
3:15–4:15 p.m. Legacies Special Video Presentation and Q&A –– Room 6BCF
4:30–5:30 p.m. Pennyworth Special Video Presentation and Q&A –– Room 6BCF
8:00–9:00 p.m. Rooster Teeth Special Video Presentation and Q&A — Room 6DE
SATURDAY, JULY 20
10:30–11:45 a.m. Batwoman Pilot Screening and Q&A — Ballroom 20
3:30–4:15 p.m. Arrow Special Video Presentation and Q&A — Ballroom 20
4:15–5:00 p.m. Supergirl Special Video Presentation and Q&A — Ballroom 20
5:00–5:45 p.m. Black Lightning Special Video Presentation and Q&A — Ballroom 20
5:45–6:30 p.m. The Flash Special Video Presentation and Q&A — Ballroom 20
7:00–9:00 p.m. DC UNIVERSE Series Sneak Previews and Q&A — Indigo Ballroom
SUNDAY, JULY 21
10:30–11:30 a.m. Supernatural Special Video Presentation and Q&A — Hall H
11:45 a.m.–12:45p.m. Riverdale Special Video Presentation and Q&A –– Hall H
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DeadlineJALEEL WHITE TO REPRISE STEVE URKEL ROLE ON SCOOBY-DOO06/24/19 @ 9:47 am EST
reports that Millennium Films has set Transparent
creator Jill Soloway to write and direct Red Sonja
, a film that went back to the drawing board earlier this year after Bryan Singer was dropped as director.
Soloway is coming in with a bold new take, and gives the film much better optics that already has studios approaching Millennium. Soloway’s Topple Productions partner Andrea Sperling is also coming aboard as a producer.
Casting will start anew for an actress to play Red Sonja, who originated as a comic book heroine in the 1970s and has appeared in hundreds of comics over the decades, with Dynamite Entertainment still publishing them today.
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TV LinePRETTY DEADLY RETURNS WITH NEW STORY ARC THE RAT06/24/19 @ 9:13 am EST
reports that Jaleel White is set to reprise his career-defining Family Matters
role Steve Urkel in an episode of Scooby-Doo and Guess Who?
, premiering Thursday, June 27 on the Boomerang streaming service.
It’s been 21 years since White slipped on Urkel’s signature suspenders.
“Walked in that booth after 20 years and voiced him like it was nuthin,” White wrote on Instagram. “To be on screen with Scoob and Shaggy solving a mystery is #Bucketlist stuff. Enjoy!”Scooby-Doo and Guess Who?
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Image Comics is pleased to announce the return of the critically-acclaimed Pretty Deadly series by Kelly Sue DeConnick (Captain Marvel, Bitch Planet) and Emma Ríos (I.D., Mirror) this September. This new installment in the popular, mythic fantasy series is titled The Rat and will be set during the classic Hollywood golden era. DC ANNOUNCES NEW YOUNG ADULT AND MIDDLE GRADE GRAPHIC NOVELS AT ALA ANNUAL06/22/19 @ 4:59 pm EST
This new story arc will be the midway point in the Pretty Deadly series, with the following volumes four and five’s themes already planned out. “The Rat tells a story of art, addiction, and loss, against a backdrop of an emerging Hollywood,” said DeConnick. “Arc 4, The Butterfly, will look backward to reveal Alice’s origins, and Arc 5 will push the series to its conclusion in the Great Depression. I am so grateful to have this book, and Emma’s partnership, back at the forefront of my life.”
Ríos added: “I'd never do it justice, but The Rat is a love letter dedicated to the fascinating work done by Lotte Reiniger, Svankmajer and the Brothers Quay. The book is steering me from raw violence to subtle horror, and I’m feeling it.
Pretty Deadly: The Rat #1 (Diamond Code JUL190083) will be available on Wednesday, September 4. The final order cutoff for retailers is Monday, August 12.
Pretty Deadly, Vol. 1: The Shrike (ISBN: 978-1607069621) and Pretty Deadly, Vol. 2: The Bear (ISBN: 978-1632156945) are available now at local comic shops, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Books-a-Million, Indiebound, and Indigo.
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RAY WINSTONE JOINS MARVEL’S ‘BLACK WIDOW’06/22/19 @ 4:46 pm EST
During today’s Book Buzz panel at the American Library Association’s (ALA) annual convention in Washington D.C., DC announced plans to expand its Books for Young Readers program with an extensive new graphic novel slate geared toward young adults and middle grade readers. The new titles revealed today are scheduled to debut from 2020 through 2021 and feature stories starring Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, and more of DC’s most iconic characters, written and illustrated by some of the biggest names in the young adult (YA) and middle grade publishing space.
As standalone stories, DC’s YA and middle grade graphic novels are not part of DC’s ongoing comic book continuity and completely accessible to new fans. DC’s YA titles feature thought-provoking stories for readers ages 13 and up that focus on everyday aspirations, struggles, and triumphs. DC’s middle grade graphic novels are geared toward readers ages 8-12 and tell stories focused on friends, family, and growing up.
DC also announced on-sale dates and gave panel attendees a first look at covers and synopses for several middle grade and YA titles debuting in spring 2020. The above image gallery features artwork for spring 2020 middle grade titles by artists Dustin Nguyen (BATMAN TALES: ONCE UPON A CRIME), Yoshi Yoshitani (ZATANNA & THE HOUSE OF SECRETS), Marcelo DiChiara (BATMAN: OVERDRIVE), Agnes Garbowska (DC SUPER HERO GIRLS: POWERLESS), Art Baltazar (ARKHAMANIACS), and Dustin Hansen (MY VIDEO GAME ATE MY HOMEWORK).
For a current list of titles and creative teams slated to hit stores in 2020 and 2021, see below.Spring 2020 LineupYoung Adult TitlesWonder Woman: Warbringer – Written by Leigh Bardugo and illustrated by Kit Seaton (January 2020)
Gotham High – Written by Melissa de la Cruz and illustrated by Thomas Pitilli (February 2020)
The Oracle Code – Written by Marieke Nijkamp and illustrated by Manuel Preitano (March 2020)
Shadow of the Batgirl – Written by Sarah Kuhn and illustrated by Nicole Goux (April 2020)
Lost Carnival: A Dick Grayson Graphic Novel – Written by Michael Moreci and illustrated by Sas Milledge (May 2020)
Middle Grade Titles
Diana: Princess of the Amazons – Written by Shannon and Dean Hale and illustrated by Victoria Ying (January 2020)
Green Lantern: Legacy – Written by Minh Lê and illustrated by Andie Tong (January 2020)
Batman Tales: Once Upon a Crime—Written by Derek Fridolfs and illustrated by Dustin Nguyen (February 2020)
Zatanna & the House of Secrets – Written by Matthew Cody and illustrated by Yoshi Yoshitani (February 2020)
Batman: Overdrive – Written by Shea Fontana and illustrated by Marcelo DiChiara (March 2020)
DC Super Hero Girls: Powerless – Written by Amy Wolfram and illustrated by Agnes Garbowska (March 2020)
Anti/Hero – Written by Kate Karyus Quinn and Demitria Lunetta and illustrated by Maca Gil (April 2020)
ArkhaManiacs – Written by Art Baltazar and Franco and illustrated by Art Baltazar (April 2020)
My Video Game Ate My Homework – Written and illustrated by Dustin Hansen (May 2020)
Upcoming Titles Debuting in 2020 and 2021
Upcoming Young Adult Titles (Not all titles are final)
Catwoman: Soulstealer – Adapted by Louise Simonson from Sarah J. Maas’ DC Icon prose novel and illustrated by Samantha Dodge
Galaxy: The Prettiest Star – Written by Jadzia Axelrod and illustrated by Cait Zellers
House of El Book 1 – Written by Claudia Gray and illustrated by Eric Zawadzki
I Am Not Starfire—Written by Mariko Tamaki
Mister Miracle – Written by Varian JohnsonNubia – Written by L.L. McKinney and illustrated by Robyn Smith
Swamp Thing – Written by Maggie Stiefvater and illustrated by Morgan Beem
Teen Titans: Beast Boy – Written by Kami Garcia and illustrated by Gabriel Picolo
Victor & Nora: A Mr. Freeze Story – Written by Lauren Myracle and illustrated by Isaac Goodhart
Whistle – Written by E. Lockhart and illustrated by Manuel Preitano
Wonder Woman: Tempest Tossed – Written by Laurie Halse Anderson and illustrated by Leila del Duca
You Brought Me the Ocean – Written by Alex Sanchez and illustrated by Julie Maroh
Zatanna: The Jewel of Gravesend – Written by Alys Arden and illustrated by Jacquelin De Leon
Upcoming Middle Grade Titles (Not all titles are final)
Amethyst: Princess of Gemworld – Written by Shannon and Dean Hale
Batman and Robin…and Howard – Written and illustrated by Jeffrey Brown
DC Super Hero Girls – Written by Amy Wolfram
Dear Super-Villains – Written by Michael Northrop and illustrated by Gustavo Duarte
Green Arrow: Stranded – Written by Brendan Deneen and illustrated by Caleb Hosalla
Indestructibles Book 1—Written by Ridley Pearson
Lois Lane – Written by Grace Ellis and illustrated by Brittney Williams
Metropolis Grove – Written and illustrated by Drew Brockington
Primer – Written by Thomas Krajewski and Jennifer Muro and illustrated by Gretel Lusky
Superman Smashes the Klan – Written by Gene Luen Yang and illustrated by Gurihiru
Super Sons Book 3: Escape to Landis – Written by Ridley Pearson and illustrated by Ile Gonzalez
Teen Titans Go! to Camp – Written by Sholly Fisch
Teen Titans Go! Roll with It – Written by Heather Nuhfer and P.C. Morrissey
The Mystery of the Meanest Teacher: A Johnny Constantine Graphic Novel – Written by Ryan North and illustrated by Derek Charm
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VarietyMYSTERIOUS NEW CHARACTERS ARE COMING TO 'HOUSE OF X' AND 'POWERS OF X'06/22/19 @ 4:40 pm EST
reports that The Departed
star Ray Winstone has joined Marvel’s Black Widow
standalone movie.Stranger Things'
David Harbour and Midsommar’s
Florence Pugh are also on board to star alongside Scarlett Johansson. Cate Shortland has signed on to direct from Jac Schaeffer’s script, with Kevin Feige producing.
Marvel had no comment on the casting. The film is currently in production in London.
Plot details for the standalone Black Widow
pic are unknown, though it’s expected to follow Marvel’s other films that focus on a single hero as an origin tale. Winstone’s role in the film is also unknown.
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Cover by Derek Charm Art by Derek Charm, Matt Herms, Jack MorelliVariant Cover by Erica HendersonVariant Cover by Tito PenaJUGHEAD’S TIME POLICE #2 (of 5)
Journey with Jughead to the 29th Century! January McAndrews, head of the Time Police, explains the rules of time travel, and how Jughead’s already created alternate timelines they now have to police. But all the praise in the world isn’t fixing Jughead’s pie problem, and he’s realizing that everyone seems to be intentionally keeping him from time traveling. He’s getting angry, and things haven’t even gotten weird yet!
Script: Sina Grace
Art: Derek Charm, Matt Herms, Jack Morelli
Cover: Derek Charm
Variant Covers: Erica Henderson, Rosario “Tito” Peña
On Sale Date: 7/17
32-page, full color comic