Tag Archive: Andrew Kreisberg

Mar 07 2015

First photos of Melissa Benoist in full ‘Supergirl’ costume

With production now on for the first episode of the forthcoming CBS series for SUPERGIRL, Warner Bros. Television has released a set of photos of star Melissa Benoist in the brand new Supergirl costume, something that will no doubt be familiar to readers of the DC Comics. The costume has once again been designed by Colleen Atwood, …

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Nov 27 2014

The History of Green Arrow Part 7 – Losing the Beard: The New 52, ‘Arrow’ and the Contemporary Age (2011 – )

Following the Flashpoint event, DC Comics did something that very few thought was possible in modern comics: they scrapped everything. Beginning with 52 number #1 issues in September 2011, The New 52 was the first line-wide reinvention of DC’s core characters in over seven decades. More than simply renumbering, it took characters from all of …

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Oct 02 2014

Graphic Bits Reviews: Gotham Academy #1, Lobo #1 and Green Arrow #35

Don’t have time for long reviews of comics? Then check out Graphic Bits: bite sized chunks of comic book goodness designed to get behind the panels and into your hearts. Longer versions of all three of Richard’s reviews can be found at Newsarama this week – because he’s so fancy. Gotham Academy #1 DC Comics, Becky Cloonan, …

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Sep 21 2014

The History of Green Arrow Part 6 – Quiver through Brightest Day (2001 – 2011)

Green Arrow was dead. Or at least, Oliver Queen and the book that carried his alter-ego’s name was. When the first ongoing Green Arrow series ended in August 1998, it came in at #94 on the sales figures charts for the month. While DC Comics and the industry generally began to get nostalgic at the turn of …

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Jul 24 2014

TV: First photo of Colton Haynes as Arsenal in ‘Arrow’ Season 3

  Green Arrow fans will know that it was only a matter of time before Arrow‘s Roy Harper (played by Colton Haynes) would become the full-time sidekick to the Emerald Archer. Now The CW (via EW) has released the first photo of the actor in his full red hooded costume. It looks like he’s skipped …

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Jul 11 2014

Creative changes at DC: New creative teams for ‘Batgirl’, ‘Earth 2’ and ‘Green Arrow’

If there are three DC titles that we have been consistently praising in the last year, it’s been Gail Simone‘s Batgirl, Tom Taylor and Nicola Scott’s Earth 2 and Jeff Lemire and Andrea Sorrentino’s Green Arrow. In a slew of announcements this week, DC has indicated that new creative teams will be coming onboard for …

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Nov 19 2013

TV: ‘The Flash’ set for own pilot, first images of Grant Gustin as Barry Allen in ‘Arrow’

Deadline is reporting that The Flash will now have its own dedicated pilot, rather than the previously announced “back-door pilot” in Arrow. Grant Gustin is set to appear as Barry Allen in the December 4th episode of Arrow, “The Scientist”, and early reports are indicating that the CW bigwigs are pleased with the results. As such …

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Aug 01 2013

More details on ‘The Flash’: red suits and ‘Arrow’ debut

Yesterday, geeks had cause for rejoicing when the CW announced that The Flash would be coming to television on the back of Green Arrow adaptation Arrow. Now THR follows up that news with some more details from series creators Greg Berlanti and Andre Kreisberg. Berlanti,  Kreisberg and Geoff Johns will write the introduction of the …

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Jul 31 2013

TV News: ‘The Flash’ live-action coming to CW, ‘Amazon’ put on hold

Deadline brings the exciting news that in the wake of the success of Arrow, a live action series based on The Flash will be fast-tracked (pun intended?) to the CW network in the next year. It will come from the Arrow creative team of team of co-creators Greg Berlanti and Andrew Kreisberg and the pilot is expected to be directed …

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Feb 24 2013

Graphic Bits: Nova, Justice League of America, Star Trek, Happy and Vibe

Don’t have time for full reviews of comics? Then check out Graphic Bits: bite sized chunks of comic book goodness designed to get behind the panels and into your hearts. This week (20 February 2012), careers get started in Nova #1 (Marvel), Justice League of America #1 (DC Comics) and Vibe #1. Meanwhile, more secrets from …

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