Category Archives: BULLETIN BITES

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

More Black Panther Ta-Nehisi Coates Comics Forthcoming

blackpantherthecrew_cvr_revised_1__1024Marvel has announced another Black Panther series titled Black Panther & The Crew, playing on a previous concept created by writer Christopher Priest (a series whose cancellation in 2003 initially drove Priest to his extended hiatus from comics at the time) It will be written by current Black Panther writer Ta-Nehisi Coates with poet and World of Wakanda contributor Yona Harvey with art from Butch Guice of Captain America, Resurrection Man, Action Comics &  Micronauts. More details at Time Magazine