Terrific Casting News from Arrow

The Arrow-verse continues to expand. Today Entertainment Weekly reports that Echo Kellum (Ben and Kate) has been cast as Curtis Holt, an employee of Palmer Industries, working with Felicity Smoak (Emily Bett Rickards).  Curtis, an inventor/tech genius, will also have a night job.  He’ll be out on the streets fighting crime as Mr. Terrific.  Kellum will make his début in the series’ second episode this fall. Mr. Terrific has a long history in comics, with two men taking up the mantle of “fair play”.  The current Mr. Terrific appearing in DC Comics is Michael Holt, a  self-made multi-millionaire, who happens … Continue reading

The Official SDCC15 Suicide Squad First Look released by WB

  This weekend, Warner Brothers had their panel at Comic Con, showcasing several of the major films they have coming in the next year or so, including several DC Comic projects.  The Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice trailer went live on youtube for the world to see. But the Suicide Squad first look didn’t. Of course it didn’t take long until some fan who used his phone to upload it to the internet. “We have no plans currently to release the Suicide Squad footage that leaked from Hall H on Saturday. It’s unfortunate and ultimately damaging that one individual … Continue reading

CW Superhero Team-up Series To Spin Out Of Arrow/Flash. Three New Characters to be Added.

Update – show creator Greg Berlanti has confirmed that thrid Arrowverse series is in the works, and it will be a team up series Yes, we’re creating a spinoff from #Arrow and #TheFlash and couldn’t be more excited by the cast signing on. More to come. #SuperheroTeamUp — Greg Berlanti (@GBerlanti) February 27, 2015 It seems that lately we can’t go a week without news of another comic book character getting a TV series or movie.    It’s gotten to be so much lately, that we hear in Geeksville are getting worried we might be getting too much of good thing.   … Continue reading

5 Movies That DC & WB Need to Make

  If Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy has taught us anything, it’s that any comic concept can be made into kick-ass movie. Warner Brothers and DC Entertainment has decided to put all the chips on the table, and create a shared universe, and has put 9 films on the development schedule between now and 2020, which includes Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice (it’s still not to late to change that title!)   There has already been a lot of rumors and expectations on what those films will be and we here (Wonder Woman, Shazam, Guillermo del Toro’s Justice League Dark project)  … Continue reading

Exiled on… the Read of the Week – 11/4/09

The Great Ten #1 Story: Tony Bedard Art: Scott McDaniel and Andy Owens Cover:Stanley “Artgerm” Lau Publisher: DC I have been waiting for this book since the end of 52. The Great Ten is a fascinating experiment in the DCU. Will anybody want to read about a team of heroes that are not from the Western world? It makes sense that China would have their own meta humans. Why wouldn’t they? I mean they have 3 times the population of the US, so you would figure they would have 3 times the number of meta humans. But DC’s (and Marvel’s) … Continue reading