You can never keep a hero down, or Heroes, as the case may be. At Sunday’s panel for the 13 episode miniseries Heroes Reborn, the 6000+ Hall H crowd got their first look at the sequel series, and they did not leave dissappointed. Heroes was a huge surprise hit for NBC back in 2006, and ran four seasons, though some fans may say that the show peaked early and grew tired, story-wise. Show runner Tim Kring wants you all to know, “We’ve had a long rest, a good night’s sleep, and we are ready to save the world again.” The show … Continue reading
With Chris Hemsworth hosting SNL this past weekend, you had to figure the Mighty Thor would turn up. And Thor brought the funny as Bobby Moynihan plays the reporter trying to get an interview with an extremely celebratory Thunder God, after the Avengers defeat Ultron and his army of evil killer robots. Thor goes full beast mode in this post-game report. The sketch must have been a dream come true for frequent Midtown Comics customer and 6 year cast member Moynihan. If a scene like this is not in Avengers:Age of Ultron, I may ask for my 18 bucks back.
The Super Bowl, when millions of people around the world, gather around their television sets, to watch as the auto industry, Hollywood, and Dot Com’s all try to sell you on their latest wares. Oh, yeah there is a football game too. NBC, which aired the game this year, aired a 15 second teaser for their upcoming sequel mini-series Heroes Reborn, a follow up to the 2006 surprise hit show Heroes, which ran for 4 seasons and 78 episodes. The show, which hasn’t begun production yet, will air sometime in late 2015. There will be 13 episodes. … Continue reading
At this year’s New York Comic Con, I got a chance to sit down with John Constantine. That is, I sat with the actor who be playing him this fall on TV. The show premieres on Friday October 24, but I got to see an advance screening of the series’ pilot the first night of Comic Con. At the show’s press roundtable, Matt Ryan the star of NBC’s new comic book series, Constantine, as well his co-star, Angélica Celaya, (Zed Martin) and series Executive Producer, David S. Goyer, all spent time with the press to talk about the new … Continue reading