CBS has found the actress who will play Supergirl in a new series that has already been given a commitment by the network, and should premiere next fall. Melissa Benoist, who was featured in Glee and co-starred in the critically acclaimed, Oscar-nominated film Whiplash, will play Superman’s cousin Kara Zor-El in the new Supergirl series from Berlanti Productions and Warner Bros. television. According to Variety, Benoist will make her Supergirl debut in an hour-long pilot written by Greg Berlanti and Ali Adler.
The comic book invasion of the small screen is nearing the success that the four-color medium has earned on the big screen. The success of Arrow, The Flash, and Gotham has got TV network execs fast-tracking the development of superhero shows.
Experience the life and times of Matt Murdock as told by his Eisner-award winning creative team as well as a few guest creators in DAREDEVIL #15.1 – an oversized special featuring superstar talents Mark Waid, Chris Samnee, Marc Guggenheim and Peter Krause!
Matt Murdock, now publically revealed as the man behind the Daredevil mask, has begun working on his highly anticipated autobiography! As the Man Without Fear begins to dust off the cobwebs of his past adventures, who knows what untold stories might shake loose!
What happens when Daredevil catches a murderer while out on patrol, only to have to defend him in court the very next day? Marc Guggenheim (Amazing Spider-Man) and Peter Krause (Daredevil: Road Warrior) have the answer as Matt’s double life leads to some hard choices!
Today Marvel Comics announced “Last Days,” one of three different brandings for series that will be unique to Secret Wars. The various Last Days comic book series will follow Marvel heroes in the “last hours” as the countdown to the destruction of the Marvel Universe as we know it continues (see “‘Secret Wars’ Will End the Marvel Universe“). Each branding will bear its own unique trade dress and logo treatment, clearly defining its relationship to the main Secret Wars story, making it easier for fans to see how these books fit into the Secret Wars event.
As Marvel EIC Axel Alonzo put it, “What would you do if you learned today was your last day on Earth? That’s the question your favorite Marvel heroes are going to ask themselves in their Last Days story lines as they brace for Secret Wars and the end of the Marvel Universe.”
Marvel assures retailers that upcoming issues of Marvel Previews will have clearly marked branding on all Secret Wars pages.
This February, the hunt is on a the Guardians of the Galaxy and the X-Men square off against hordes of cosmic foes in GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #24 – chapter 2 of the highly anticipated Guardians of the Galaxy & X-Men: The Black Vortex crossover! Superstar writer Brian Michael Bendis and All-New Young Gun artist Valerio Schiti bring you the next out-of-this-world chapter in the highly anticipated crossover event! The Guardians have successfully recovered the Black Vortex – the ancient and powerful artifact able to imbue its users with untold cosmic power. But with Mr. Knife, Thane and Knife’s Slaughter Squad hot on their tail, their only option for gaining the upper hand may be to use the Black Vortex itself! But no power comes without a price – and the cost of the using the Black Vortex is steep. Will the temptation of its power be too much for the Guardians and the X-Men to handle? Find out as the Black Vortex crossover continues in GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #24!