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VIDEO: Watch a Sneak Peek of Marvel's GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY
by Movies News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

A new sneak peek at Marvel Studios' GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY aired during last night's episode of 'Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' on ABC. Check it out below! (more...)

Nathan Fillion & More to Headline Wizard World Atlanta Comic Con
by TV News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

Reedus, Cohan and McDaniels will appear on Saturday and Sunday, May 31-June 1, and Fillion will attend on Saturday only; the others are scheduled for all three days. (more...)

Photo Flash: GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Individual Character Art Revealed
by Movies News Desk - Apr 01, 2014

CBM has revealed a slew of enhanced character art for Marvel's GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY, directed by James Gunn (Slither, Super) from his screenplay, with a story by Nicole Perlman and Gunn. Check them out below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Poster Revealed
by Movies News Desk - Feb 21, 2014

Marvel has revealed the first poster GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY, directed by James Gunn (Slither, Super) from his screenplay, with a story by Nicole Perlman and Gunn. Check it out below! (more...)

First Look: Premiere of the 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Trailer
by Movies News Desk - Feb 19, 2014

Marvel is bringing the people another superhero team in the form of the 'Guardians of the Galaxy'. (more...)

Sneak Peek: 15 Second 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Trailer
by Movies News Desk - Feb 18, 2014

Ahead of the full trailer release which will appear on Jimmy Kimmel Live tonight, Marvel has released a 15 second teaser of their upcoming movie, Guardians of the Galaxy (more...)

'Guardians of the Galaxy' Trailer to Premiere on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'
by TV News Desk - Feb 18, 2014

This Tuesday night on "Jimmy Kimmel Live," Jimmy will present the World Premiere of the trailer for the highly anticipated upcoming Marvel film "Guardians of the Galaxy," with help from the movie's star Chris Pratt. (more...)

Marvel's GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Trailer to Make World Premiere on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE, 2/18
by TV News Desk - Feb 17, 2014

This Tuesday night on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live,' Jimmy will present the World Premiere of the trailer for the highly anticipated upcoming Marvel film 'Guardians of the Galaxy,' with help from the movie's star Chris Pratt. This will be the first time Marvel fans will have a chance to see the official trailer for the film, which releases on August 1st. (more...)

Photo Flash: New Images from Marvel's GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Released
by Movies News Desk - Feb 17, 2014

USA Today has debuted a new crop of images from Marvel's GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY, directed by James Gunn (Slither, Super) from his screenplay, with a story by Nicole Perlman and Gunn. Check them out below! (more...)

Oh, Doctor! Matt Smith to Attend Wizard World Louisville Comic Con, Saturday, March 29
by BWW News Desk - Feb 08, 2014

Matt Smith, who recently completed an acclaimed four-year run as the 11th incarnation of the Doctor in the landmark British television series 'Doctor Who,' will appear at the inaugural Wizard World Louisville Comic Con on Saturday, March 29. Smith will greet fans, sign autographs, pose for photo ops and conduct an interactive Q&A during the event, held at the Kentucky International Convention Center. Smith began his acting career on stage, appearing in various popular London theatrical performances before landing the coveted role in 'Doctor Who' in 2010. He received a BAFTA Award nomination in 2011 and his final episode, on Christmas Day, was BBC America's largest audience ever, attesting to both the popularity of the series in America and Smith's success in the role. 'Doctor Who' fandom is on full display at Wizard World shows. Fans of the series, which celebrated its 50th Anniversary with a highly-rated program that was simulcast by BBC America at Austin Comic Con, cosplay as numerous characters as well as the TARDIS, the space-time vehicle used in the show. Other top stars scheduled to appear at Wizard World Louisville Comic Con include Norman Reedus, Michael Rooker, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies and Scott Wilson of 'The Walking Dead,' Sean Astin (The Lord of the Rings trilogy, Rudy), Michael Rosenbaum ('Smallville,' 'Justice League') and Robert Hays (Airplane!, Paranormal Movie). It is the fourth of 16 events in the 2014 series produced by Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD) and will also feature a top-drawer collection of well-known comics artists and writers and a variety of activities, exhibitors and special attractions. Wizard World Comic Con events bring together thousands of fans of all ages to celebrate the best in pop-fi, pop culture, movies, graphic novels, comics, toys, video gaming, television, sci-fi, gaming, original art, collectibles, contests and more. Wizard World Louisville Comic Con show hours are Friday, March 28, 3-8 p.m.; Saturday, March 29, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Sunday, March 30, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. For more on the 2014 Wizard World Louisville Comic Con, visit http://www.wizardworld.com/home-louisville.html. About Wizard World: Wizard World (OTCBB: WIZD) produces Comic Cons and pop culture conventions across North America that celebrate graphic novels, comic books, movies, TV shows, gaming, technology, toys and social networking. The events often feature celebrities from movies and TV, artists and writers, and events such as premieres, gaming tournaments, panels, and costume contests. The full event schedule can be found at www.wizardworld.com. (more...)

DOCTOR WHO's Matt Smith to Attend Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con
by TV News Desk - Jan 08, 2014

Matt Smith, who recently completed an acclaimed four-year run as the 11th incarnation of the Doctor in the landmark British television series "Doctor Who," will make his first Wizard World appearance at New Orleans Comic Con (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Marvel's GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY
by Movies News Desk - Dec 31, 2013

Directed by James Gunn (Slither, Super) from his screenplay, with a story by Nicole Perlman and Gunn, Marvel's GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY will introduce audiences to a whole new side of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Check out the first still from the film below! (more...)

WALKING DEAD's Michael Rooker Stars in Anti-Social Holiday Video
by TV News Desk - Dec 30, 2013

For all their joys, the holidays can bring plenty of woes the inevitable stresses that come with holiday shopping, travel and even family get-togethers. (more...)

Vin Diesel Officially Confirmed for Marvel's GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY
by Movies News Desk - Dec 22, 2013

After months of speculation, Marvel has finally confirmed that Vin Diesel will officially voice 'Groot' in the upcoming live-action film GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY. The studio posted the news this weekend, with the photo on the left attached. (more...)

Chris Pratt Talks Playing Peter Quill and Star-Lord in GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY, 'He's Like a Man Child'
by Movies News Desk - Nov 23, 2013

Chris Pratt, who will play Peter Quill aka the Star-Lord in the upcomming Marvel film of GUARDIANS IN THE GALAXY talked to Fandango about playing the role in the upcoming film. He tells the site that 'I was signed up to do the movie before I was even allowed to read a script, so it wasn't like something about this particular character that got me to do it. The fact that it was a Marvel movie is what got me to do it. (more...)

Denver Comic Con Announces Ticket Sales, First Guests
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2013

Denver Comic Con and Literary Conference (DCC), a program of Comic Book Classroom (CBC) designed to help promote literacy through pop culture, today announced tickets will go on sale to the public on Monday, December 2 for the 2014 event. Additionally, CBC announced its first signed guests, which includes celebrities from pop culture phenomena such as the Power Rangers, Star Trek and The Walking Dead and creators from comics such as Avengers vs. X-Men, Batman and Robin and Sandman. (more...)

Rob Guillory Variant Cover of Robert Kirkman's The Walking Dead #1 Debuts at Wizard World Austin Comic Con
by BWW News Desk - Nov 09, 2013

Eisner Award-winning artist Rob Guillory will create the eighth in a series of exclusive Wizard World variant covers of Robert Kirkman's The Walking Dead #1 comic, provided for free to all full-price attendees at Wizard World Austin Comic Con, November 22-24 at the Austin Convention Center. Wizard World and Skybound, Kirkman's imprint at Image Comics, have teamed to produce the line based upon the Eisner Award-winning groundbreaking comic book series and best-selling graphic novels written and created by Robert Kirkman. Guillory will be on hand at Wizard World Austin Comic Con to sign copies of the limited-edition comic, produced in extremely limited quantities and available to fans only while supplies last, and representing the final of eight covers produced in 2013. The first seven covers, illustrated by superstar artists Michael Golden, Arthur Suydam, Julian Totino Tedesco, Neal Adams, Ethan Van Sciver, Mike Zeck and Mico Suayan, respectively, were huge hits at Wizard World events in Portland (February, Golden), St. Louis (March, Suydam), Philadelphia (June, Tedesco), New York (June, Adams), Chicago (August, Van Sciver), Columbus, Ohio (September, Zeck) and Nashville, Tenn. (October, Suayan). Guillory is the co-creator and artist for the New York Times Best-Selling Chew, which won the Eisner Award for Best New Series in 2010 and for continuing series in 2011. The Lafayette, La., native, has also worked on popular independent projects such as Teddy Scares and Popgun Anthology and is a favorite at Wizard World events. Independent third-party comic book grading service CGC, a leader in the industry, will accept TWD #1 variant and Signature Series submissions at its Wizard World Austin Comic Con exhibitor booth (location TBD). The 2013 Wizard World Austin Comic Con will also feature Eisner Award Hall of Famer Stan Lee; Norman Reedus, Laurie Holden, Michael Rooker and Chandler Riggs of 'The Walking Dead'; WWE Superstar John Cena and pop culture icons William Shatner and Ralph Macchio among a standout roster of top celebrities. The event also hosts an array of superstar comics creators including Guillory, Adams, Greg Capullo, Mark Bagley, Kenneth Rocafort, David Marquez and many others. The Walking Dead graphic novels accounted for seven of the 10 bestselling titles of the year and were #1 overall for both 2011 and 2012. Wizard World Austin Comic Con, produced by Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD), will bring together thousands of fans of all ages to celebrate the best in pop-fi, pop culture, movies, graphic novels, comics, toys, video gaming, television, sci-fi, gaming, original art, collectibles, contests and more. Admission is free for kids 10 and under. Event hours are Friday, Nov. 22, 3-8 p.m.; Saturday, Nov. 23, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 24, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. About Robert Kirkman Robert Kirkman's success and passionate advocacy for creator-owned comics led him to become the first person invited to become a partner at Image Comics since the company's inception twenty-one years ago. Kirkman is the creator/writer of the Eisner Award-winning The Walking Dead, long-running Invincible, all-ages Super Dinosaur and Thief of Thieves. In 2010, Kirkman formed his own Image imprint, Skybound, which publishes his own work and Clone, Ghosted, Invincible Universe and Witch Doctor. Kirkman has earned the respect of the comic, writing and television communities and topped the New York Times bestseller list for graphic novels in 2011 and 2012. In April 2012, he took the top five spots on both the hardcover and paperback lists. He's the creator/executive producer and writer of the hit Emmy-winning television show, AMC's The Walking Dead, the highest-rated basic cable drama of all time in the U.S, also an international success in 122 countries and 37 languages. Your destinations for all news and merchandise from Robert Kirkman, The Walking Dead and all Skybound titles are www.Skybound.com and www.TheWalkingDead.com. About Skybound Skybound is Robert Kirkman's imprint at Image Comics and home to his creator-owned works including his Eisner Award-winning comic book series, The Walking Dead, long-running Invincible, all-ages Super Dinosaur and Thief of Thieves. Skybound also develops and fosters other talented writers, creators and artists and publishes their comic book series and graphic novels: Clone, Ghosted, Invincible Universe and Witch Doctor. Since its inception, Skybound has created television shows, merchandise, games (The Walking Dead: Assault iOS app), and entertainment events (The Walking Dead Escape). Skybound's successes include the comic behind the hit Emmy-winning television show, AMC's The Walking Dead, the highest-rated basic cable drama of all time in the U.S., where Kirkman serves as Executive Producer/writer. Kirkman is also developing a new show with FOX International Channels based on his upcoming comic book series set in the world of exorcism. Skybound/Kirkman frequently top the hardcover and paperback bestseller lists. Your destinations for all news and merchandise from Robert Kirkman, The Walking Dead and all Skybound titles are www.Skybound.com and www.TheWalkingDead.com. About Wizard World Wizard World (OTCBB: WIZD) produces Comic Cons and pop culture conventions across North America that celebrate graphic novels, comic books, movies, TV shows, gaming, technology, toys and social networking. The events often feature celebrities from movies and TV, artists and writers, and events such as premieres, gaming tournaments, panels, and costume contests. The event schedule for 2013 and for 2014 to date can be found at www.wizardworld.com. (more...)

Bradley Cooper Officially Set for GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY
by Movies News Desk - Aug 30, 2013

According to Deadline, the actor's deal is now dry to voice Rocket Raccoon, joining join previously announced Chris Pratt, as Peter Quill aka Star-Lord, Zoe Saldana, as Gamora, Dave Bautista as Drax the Destroyer, Vin Diesel as Groot, Lee Pace as Ronan the Accuser, Michael Rooker as Yondu, Karen Gillan as Nebula, two-time Academy Award nominee Djimon Hounsou as Korath, with Academy Award winner Benicio Del Toro as The Collector, Academy Award nominee John C. Reilly as Rhomann Dey, and six-time Academy Award nominee Glenn Close as Nova Prime. (more...)

Season 3 of AMC's THE WALKING DEAD Comes to Blu-ray and DVD Today
by TV News Desk - Aug 27, 2013

Today, August 27th, Anchor Bay Entertainment unleashes AMC's original series THE WALKING DEAD: THE COMPLETE THIRD SEASON on Blu-ray and DVD. (more...)

Bradley Cooper in Talks to Voice 'Rocket Raccoon' in GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY
by Movies News Desk - Aug 22, 2013

As first reported by the usual spot-on Latino Review, Deadline has confirmed that Bradley Cooper is in 'deep negotiations' to board the interstellar superhero flick. Vin Diesel is also all-but signed to play the tree-like 'Groot.' (more...)

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