This passed Thursday May 19th, the 92nd Street Y in Manhattan had an advanced screening of Preacher, followed by a Q&A with the cast, creators and executive producers. After snagging my ticket and checking it out, I think fans of the comic series will be pleased. I know I was! Read more »
Reverend Jesse Custer's total bad ass, bitch on wheels, ex girlfriend has been cast in AMC's Preacher pilot, coming sometime in 2016. The role of Tulip O'Hare (the volatile, take-no-shit, fashionista who likes to blow crap up) will be played by Ruth Negga, most recently seen as Raina on Marvels' Agents of S.H.E.I.L.D. Read more »
Illustrator and animator, Noella Borie, joins the Basement Crew to show off her new stop-motion animated feature Faceless Neil: Out of the Darkness! BOOM Studios holds the honor of Book of the Week! And the boys round out the roundtable discussion with offerings from Dynamite, Marvel, and DC, like Future's End, Chaos, Cyclops, Ultimate Spider-Man, and a crazy horror murder-mystery from Image appropriately titled Nailbiter.
Upcoming Zenoscope artist Adrian Velez joins Pete and Ramon this week to showcase his new artbook and talk some comics! Captain America: The Winter Soldier takes center stage and the boys can't give it enough stars! Join them for a full spoiler-free review of the movie and two weeks worth of #1's, including Batman Eternal, Flash Gordon, some crazy offerings from Image, and all new outer-space horror from Avatar's Caliban by master scribe Garth Ennis.
You heard right! Garth Ennis, critically acclaimed author of Preacher, Hellblazer, and and most notably for me, The Punisher, returns to the character he brought back from the outer reaches of obscurity! Ennis was quoted on ComiXology's podcast that a new mini series was in the works for sometime next year. AND I COULDN'T BE HAPPIER!! Read more »
The Basement Crew visits NY Comic Con, and came back with the HUGEST EPISODE EVER! Wall to wall costumed fans, artists, writers, publicists! Interviews with Kyle Baker, Tom Defalco, J. M. Dematteis and more! If you only watch one episode of Pete's Basement, WATCH THIS EPISODE! -- and then watch Part 2 next week.