News & Things: Holy DVD Release, Batman!



1966 Batman Television Series Coming to DVD

Conan O’Brien (of all people) broke the news: the 60s Batman television series, starring Adam West and Burt Ward, is finally coming to DVD sometime in 2014.

No Amazon for Wonder Woman

The CW confirms that Amazon, the in-development television series about Wonder Woman’s early adventures, is not going forward.

Wendy & Richard Pini Embark on Elfquest: The Final Quest

CBR interviews the creative team about the latest installment in the long-running independent fantasy series.

Mindy Kaling’s “Badly Drawn Girl” Comics Pop Up Online

Kaling’s comics, originally published in a Dartmouth University campus newspaper, satirize college life circa 199-2001.


There Are Fewer Women Filmmakers Working in Big Hollywood Now Than In 1998

Hollywood has fewer roles for women behind the camera, according to a study conducted by the Center For The Study Of Women In Television And Film.

When a Superhero Mistook Pavement for The Beatles

The AV Club revisits the Space Ghost Coast to Coast episode “Pavement,” guest-starring (wait for it) Pavement.

And Finally…

Cartoon Hangover interviews Jhonen Vasquez (Johnny the Homicidal Maniac, Invader Zim) about his upcoming episodes of Bravest Warriors:

Kayleigh Hearn

Kayleigh Hearn

Still waiting for her Xavier School for Gifted Youngsters acceptance letter. Bylines also at Deadshirt, Ms-En-Scene, The MNT, PanelxPanel, and Talk Film Society.