We generally try to shy away from casting rumors in favor of casting announcements at ComicsAlliance -- preferring to report things that are, rather than things that will probably never be -- but occasionally a rumor is so good it doesn't matter if it's mental fanfiction, and this is one: Katee Sackhoff wants to try out for the role of Detective Deena Pilgrim in the new FX television series Powers, based on the hardboiled crime comic by Brian Bendis and Michael Oeming about street level cops in a world of superheroes and villains.Sackhoff recently commented on her Twitter account that she has already been in talks about playing the role, and was waiting f
It's hard to believe it's taken this long, but Powers, the long-running superhero noir by Brian Michael Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming, has been picked up for a television pilot for the FX network. News came over the weekend that an impressive troupe of talent will be behi
TV: The Walking Dead executive producer Charles "Chic" Eglee is reportedly is in talks to produce Brian Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming's Powers.
Sales: Drawn and Quarterly are having a massive 40% off sale through December 10 at their online store.
Following on the heels of his and Alex Maleev's creator-owned "Scarlet" series for Marvel's Icon imprint, writer Brian Michael Bendis revealed to CBR on Saturday the existence of "Takio," a forthcoming all-ages series with Michael Avon Oeming. The story of contentious superpowered sisters in an adopted family, "Takio" was co-created with
One of the hallmarks of serialized drama -- including comics -- is the cliffhanger reveal ending, where in the final moments of the narrative a revelatory new piece of information is revealed. It's become a standard ploy in serialized prime-time television, with millions of people over the past few years regularly responding to the conclusion of a "Lost" episode by cursing and throwing things at the television as the screen faded to black, followed by the title and the credits.
Marvel's Icon imprint has been getting a fair amount of attention in the digital space lately by announcing that a few of its biggest titles, "Powers" by Brian Bendis and Michael Avon Oeming, along with Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips' "Criminal" and "Incognito" will join Mark Millar and John Romita Jr
ComicsAlliance reviews the biggest, best, and most interesting comics that hit the shelves this week.
IN SPACE NO ONE WILL BUY YOUR COMIC - S.W.O.R.D. 5
One subject I've always been passionate about is space exploration. Whenever funding for NASA gets cut, I can unders
Since Brian Bendis announced that a TV show based on his indie superhero comic "Powers" was in the works for FX -- the cable home of the dark cop drama "The Shield" -- back at February's New York Comic Con, there hasn't much follow up news. And with e
Before Brian Michael Bendis became one of Marvel's most celebrated architects, the dude was straight up indie. That being the case, his comics contained some serious salty language and not the cartoon kind with ampersands and pound signs and stars and the like
ComicsAlliance's Chris Murphy reviews the biggest -- and best -- comic books hitting the shelves this week.
BACK ON THE CASE - Powers 1
It's been two years since we last saw an issue of "Powers," the superhero police procedural from writer Brian Michael Bendis and artist Michael Avon Oeming. But this week the series is back and kicking off