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277 of Trials and Tribulations

Posted by on Dec 5, 2017 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: San Diego Comic-Con goes to court against Salt Lake Comic Con. Marvel’s white EiC admits to impersonating an Asian writer. Marvel Heroes shuts down and lays off their staff over the holidays. Titans has been fully cast, and we’ve got the list. Eiza Gonzalez is rumored to be the next Catwoman. Stranger Things has been renewed for season 3 and Sabrina The Teenage Witch has moved from CW to Netflix. In comics, we’ve got last month’s fun to review and what to look for on shelves tomorrow.

All this and Jude Law as Captain Marvel? Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™

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 SDCC vs SLCC goes to court https://goo.gl/bMcYau
Marvel’s White EiC Admits to Impersonating Asian Writer https://goo.gl/N19UoC
MARVEL HEROES Shuts Down Earlier Than Expected https://goo.gl/QpvKkT
CYBORG Cancellation Confirmed https://goo.gl/zaHLF9
JUDE LAW In Talks To Play Marvel’s CAPTAIN MARVEL https://goo.gl/zgXQbo
 
TELEVISION NEWS 
Titans: Your Guide to Who’s Playing Whom on the DC Streaming Series https://goo.gl/R3Sqvg
Here’s Your First Look at Titans’ Robin https://goo.gl/QaugT9
Eiza González, Rumored Next Catwoman https://goo.gl/8g6nnL
‘Stranger Things’ Renewed for Season 3 at Netflix https://goo.gl/xJ3DDD
Sabrina the Teenage Witch Series Moves From CW to Netflix  https://goo.gl/e5tMsj
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275 Oh Bendis, Where Art Thou?

Posted by on Nov 21, 2017 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: Huge shake-ups at Marvel Comics, with the exit of Axel Alonso as EiC, and Bendis signing on exclusively with DC Comics. Daisy Ridley and Josh Gad will be Super-Normal. Tolkien’s son resigns as the director of the Tolkien estate. Asher Angel has been cast as Billy Batson to Zachari Levi’s Shazam. On TV: Amazon made a multi-season commitment to The Lord of the Rings TV series. Wentworth Miller exits Flash and Legends of Tomorrow.  George Clooney will star and direct Catch-22 as a limited series. Greg Berlanti is doing damage control after Kreisberg was accused of sexual harassment.

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Marvel Comics Has a New Editor-in-Chief https://goo.gl/NAiG9B
BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS Signs DC Exclusive https://goo.gl/7xphoA
— Now Bendis that is out https://goo.gl/rzP7Hu
Daisy Ridley and Josh Gad May Star in a Subversive Superhero Movie for Netflix https://goo.gl/uQqidy
J.R.R. Tolkien’s Son Resigns as Director of Tolkien Estate https://goo.gl/J7nMJm
SHAZAM!’s BILLY BATSON Cast https://goo.gl/fTqfta
The Incredibles 2 Finally Has a Teaser Trailer https://goo.gl/fTrFpJ
TELEVISION
Amazon Sets ‘The Lord of the Rings’ TV Series https://goo.gl/42pjTC
WENTWORTH MILLER Exits FLASH & DC’S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW https://goo.gl/3x74az
George Clooney to Star in, Direct ‘Catch-22’ TV Series From Paramount TV https://goo.gl/4Nxs6a
‘Stripes’ Series Adaptation in Development at CBS https://goo.gl/sXV2Ct
Berlanti Meets With Casts & Crews Amid Kreisberg Harassment Claims https://goo.gl/Y1NMNf
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274 Down at Ragnarok

Posted by on Nov 7, 2017 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast: We talk about Thor: Ragnarok! Red Sonja is getting a remake. Even the actors know that DCU films haven’t been that great. Disney’s asking for a bigger cut on Last Jedi. On TV, CBS All Access is doing exactly what we predicted it would. Gotham has recast Poison Ivy… again. HBO has suspended filming of Westworld. In comic books, Mark Waid brings us a truly great Captain America comic.

All this and mapping out Quantum Leaps! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast!

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Red Sonja Is Getting a New Movie http://bit.ly/2j5hcaM
Disney makes a bigger ask of theaters than ever before with The Last Jedi http://bit.ly/2j17l5K
Henry Cavill Agrees That the DC Movies Haven’t Really Worked http://bit.ly/2j1P8VJ
A Fan Favorite Didn’t Return for Thor: Ragnarok http://bit.ly/2j21YTC
‘Thor: Ragnarok’ to Smash Fall Slump at $118 Million http://bit.ly/2j1PnjB
TV NEWS
Someone Mapped Out Every Quantum Leap Scott Bakula Has Ever Done http://bit.ly/2j3p3FL
‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Fans Were Having None of CBS All Access’ Streaming Problems on Sunday http://bit.ly/2j3pvDX
Gotham Has Recast Poison Ivy Again http://bit.ly/2j3pujn
‘Westworld’ Actor Zahn McClarnon Hospitalized, Season 2 Production Paused http://bit.ly/2j0TKLD
Robert Kirkman Talks New Sci-Fi Project ‘Oblivion Song’  http://bit.ly/2j02eCD
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273 Simon Grayson

Posted by on Oct 31, 2017 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: We talk about Harvey Weinstein. Len Wein’s final Swamp Thing story is being published in the Swamp Thing Winter Special. Zachary Levi will play Shazam? On TV, Star Trek: Discovery is renewed for a second season! D’Onofrio will return as Wilson Fisk in Daredevil season 3. And Arrow isn’t doing as well as it could. We talk about the season 11 finale of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, the end of Silver Surfer, and lots of Star Trek! We also have a letter from our attorney!

All this and James Gunn says “CHILL OUT!” Face front, true believers! It’s the World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™

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GOP rep proposes eliminating Texas Film Commission because of Harvey Weinstein http://bit.ly/2zYNIz1
SWAMP THING WINTER SPECIAL #1 Includes Posthumous LEN WEIN Story http://bit.ly/2zYNhon
Zachary Levi Will Play DC’s Shazam http://bit.ly/2zZx1Uo
James Gunn Just Wants Everyone to Chill About Batman v. Superman Already http://bit.ly/2zXoZeD
TV SHIT
STAR TREK: DISCOVERY Renewed For Second Season http://bit.ly/2zYDcIg
D’ONOFRIO’s WILSON FISK Confirmed for DAREDEVIL Season 3 http://bit.ly/2zYfYlt
It’s his fight. Stay out of the way. #ThePunisher http://bit.ly/2zYfAn1
ARROW Season Premiere Down 14% From Last Year http://bit.ly/2zYsi5e
LEGAL LINKS
http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/thr-esq/jury-decide-not-comic-con-has-become-generic-1041422
http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/thr-esq/comic-con-dispute-appeals-court-wants-hear-more-judges-gag-order-1045612
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272 Siloed

Posted by on Oct 24, 2017 in The World's Greatest Comic Book Podcast™ Hold 322!, This Week | 0 comments

This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: Admiral Batman has lost his voice, so the remaining members of the team recorded separate pieces that Jeff gets to merge together. Bwahahaha! The Radioactive Professor talks about the new Vertigo-esque imprint coming from IDW and why it may and probably won’t work. The Mountain of Love brings in a special guest to talk about Star Trek and The Orville.

Hijinks ensue! So face front, true believers! It’s the World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™!

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Actor Lands Live-Action TITANS Role, Just Not The One He Campaigned For – http://bit.ly/2zG9V4O
Miss Classic VERTIGO Stories? SHELLY BOND Promises A Return With Her BLACK CROWN Imprint At IDW – http://bit.ly/2zF5gjz

TALKY TV

CW’s ARROW Name-Drops BRUCE WAYNE, Fox’s GOTHAM Responds – http://bit.ly/2zGWku0
ELIZABETH BANKS Developing DC’s TRACI THIRTEEN for CW – http://bit.ly/2zGPC7g
Netflix’s PUNISHER Going Head-To-Head With JUSTICE LEAGUE – http://bit.ly/2zHxoCA

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