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Screen Writer Aline Brosh McKenna Teaming With Ramon Perez For Jane Eyre Comics Adaptation

jane_ogn_hc_promoScreen writer Aline Brosh McKenna who co-created the television series My Crazy Ex-Girlfriend and wrote the film adaptation of The Devils Wears Prada will team with artist Ramon Perez of Nova, All New Hawkeye & Jim Henson Tales Of Sand for a modern adaptation of Jane Eyre titled Jane from Boom! Studios. More details at Entertainment Weekly

The Allred Family Teams With Young Animal For New Jack Kirby Inspired Miniseries

bug-the-adventures-of-a-forager-cover-mike-allred-laura-alldred-dc-young-animalStarting in May of 2017, the Allred family of Lee, Laura & Michael Allred whose work has appeared in titles like Silver Surfer, iZombie, Madman & X-Statix will be teaming up to work on a new Young Animal miniseries titled Bug!: The Adventures Of  A Forager and will feature several Jack Kirby creations like the original Sandman & Atlas. More details at CBR

Ed Brubaker Teaming With Nicholas Winding Refn For A New Amazon TV Series

960Writer Ed Brubaker of Kill or Be Killed, Criminal, Captain America and the HBO series Westworld will be teaming with Drive director Nicholas Winding Refn for a new television series for Amazon Prime streaming service titled Too Old To Die Young. According to Brubaker via his newsletter

“So yes, that’s what I’ve been working on that’s kept me so busy the past several months. It’s a TV series that Nicolas Winding Refn and I co-created and are co-writing every episode of, and he’s directing the entire thing. And yes, it is a crime series. Other than that, I am sworn to secrecy.”

More details at Variety

Warren Ellis Has Written All Of The New Castlevania Netflix Series

warren-ellisOn Wednesday, news broke that Netflix will be releasing an animated adaptation of the popular Nintendo video game series, Castlevania. Today, Collider caught up with the series producer Adi Shankar, who made several proclamations about the new show. Most importantly was:

“You know how most TV shows have writers rooms and stuff? This one doesn’t. Warren just wrote all the scripts. It’s totally his voice. He’s amazing”

SOLD

More details via Collider

GLAAD Nominates Saga, Love Is Love, Black Panther, Midnightetr, Supergirl, Black Mirror, Star Trek Beyond, Frank Ocean & More

la-et-hc-love-is-love-comic-orlando-20160920-snapGLAAD has released their annual media award nominees this week and as per the usual, it’s straight fucking fire. Comics nominees are Saga, Love is Love, Black Panther, Midnighter/Midnighter & Apollo,  DC Bombshells, Lumberjanes, Kim & Kim, The Woods, Patsy Walker aka Hellcat & All New X-Men. Other nominees include Star  Trek Beyond in film; Super Girl, Black Mirror, Wynonna Erp, Orphan Black & Stevens Universe in TV & former podcast recommendations Blood Orange Freetown Sound & Frank Ocean’s Channel Orange in music. Wow. Details at GLAAD’s website