Category: Television and Film

Last Week's Episode

Last Week’s Episode: Hellboy, Hawkeye, & Dove

Another week, another cascade of comics-adjacent media in the news! Hellboy drops this week, Avengers this month, and Disney cannot stop itself from mining the Marvel IP mines for literally everything they can. Lexi Alexander Lexi Alexander (Punisher: War Zone), Oscar-nominated director, kickboxing champion, former stuntwoman, and prolific tweeter, did a really fascinating interview about cinematography,…

"Entertainment is Female" WonderCon panel featuring female Hollywood executives

The Future of Entertainment is Female at WonderCon

In her role as Creative Executive for BOOM! Studios’ film division, Mette Norkjaer finds writers and track directors for film and television projects, establishing connections and creating a network for future opportunities. She’s always looking for new and exciting voices with an eye for diversity to ensure appropriate adaptation of the company’s properties. “A lot of…

Miles Morales and Gwen Stacy, both in costume, bump fists. The word "DAP" appears above their fists. From Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (Marvel Entertainment, Columbia Pictures, Sony Pictures Animation, December 2018)

Into the Letter-Verse: Blambot’s Nate Piekos Talks Lettering in Comic Book Movies

In our previous interview, Nate Piekos shared his processes and passions within the world of comic book lettering. He also expressed his disappointment in a recent superhero movie that clearly had not consulted a professional comic book letterer to ensure the authenticity of their film’s comic book aesthetic. The film Piekos was referring to is,…

Previously on Comics: Junji Ito Heads to Toronto

Critically acclaimed horror manga creator, Junji Ito, will appear at the Toronto Comic Arts Festival in May where he will debut the new horror short story collection, Smashed. “Ito-sensei’s work crosses so many traditional comics boundaries, and he has such a wide and enthusiastic audience for his work,” says TCAF Artistic Director, Christopher Butcher. “Whether…