This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™: We remember Felix Silla and Helen McCrory. Ed Brubaker feels like Jack Kirby. Lucy Liu has been cast as Kalypso in Shazam! On TV: Hank Azaria apologizes to the Indian community. Lord of the Rings cost nearly half a billion dollars for season one. Dominic Purcell is leaving Legends of Tomorrow. In comics, a major Batman character is LGBTQ+. NK Jemisin is teaching a MasterClass on Fantasy and Sci-Fi writing. Marvel is bringing back Amazing Fantasy. We review Spider-Man: Spider’s Shadow, Minky Woodcock, Sam Wilson, Captain America, and Batman: Dark Knight (or Detective)!
All this and Mads Mikkelson! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s GREATEST Comic Book Podcast™! Available Tuesdays on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and thecomicbookpodcast.com!
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Felix Silla, Cousin Itt on ‘The Addams Family,’ Dies at 84 https://bit.ly/2P2vBoq
Winter Soldier Success Barely Benefits His Comics Creators https://bit.ly/3n8iZc5
Shazam! Fury of the Gods Casts Lucy Liu as Kalypso https://bit.ly/3tt3fmb
Black Panther Fan Launches Petition to Recast T’Challa https://bit.ly/3mYxQ8L
‘Indiana Jones 5’: Mads Mikkelsen Joins Harrison Ford https://bit.ly/3ds5e4qTV NEWSAzaria Apologizes to Indian Community for Apu https://bit.ly/3ttg9Rh
Amazon’s Lord of the Rings Cost Nearly Half a Billion Dollars for Season 1 https://bit.ly/32s8cQlCOMIC BOOK NEWSFar Sector’s NK Jemisin Teaching MasterClass on Fantasy and Sci-Fi Writing https://bit.ly/3tysDqE
DC Reveals Major Batman Character Is LGBTQ+ https://bit.ly/3tof39f
Marvel Announces Amazing Fantasy and Reveals Epic New Preview https://bit.ly/3dpzIUT
DC Brings Back Some Major Batman Villains https://bit.ly/3ts1Tbe