This week on The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™! Happy New Year, true believers! This week we not only have our regular show of news and reviews, but we also give our ratings of the “Best” and “Worst” for 2022!
This week we remember: Terry Hall, Gabrielle Beaumont, Stephen “tWitch” Boss, Dame Vivienne Westwood, Judy Levitt Koenig, Barbara Walters, and Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI. In Moving Pictures: Ezra Miller is getting a Superbowl commercial. James Gunn is working with Jim Lee. “Black Adam 2” is not happening. In Comics: Aftershock Comics filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy. John Ridley has ended his run on Black Panther. Marvel teases another Avengers series! We review: Iron Man, Danger Street, Strange New Worlds, Dark Crisis on Infinite Earths, John Stewart: The Emerald Knight, and She-Hulk #9!
All this and Henry Cavill likes to paint mini figures! Face front, true believers! It’s The World’s Greatest Comic Book Podcast™!
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The biggest surprises of 2022!
WORLD’S FINEST LINKS
Benedict XVI, first pope to resign in 600 years, dies https://bit.ly/3i3lAWm
Barbara Walters, trailblazing TV icon, dies at 93 https://abcn.ws/3GvzIB4
We regret to report the loss of actress Judy Levitt https://bit.ly/3CeqFSx
Dame Vivienne Westwood – the godmother of punk https://bbc.in/3Z3aLo8
Stephen ‘tWitch’ Boss dead at 40 https://cnn.it/3IavdNL
Gabrielle Beaumont, Pioneering TV Director, Dies at 80 https://bit.ly/3WVj0k1
Terry Hall, singer with ska icons The Specials, dies at 63 https://n.pr/3Z4GWmU
TV & MOVIE NEWS
Ezra Miller and ‘The Flash’ Get A Super Bowl Commercial https://bit.ly/3Z3btBO
James Gunn Is Working With Jim Lee https://bit.ly/3FZlLdm
James Gunn Announces New Superman Movie https://bit.ly/3WBeXK3
Joker Director begged to Run the New DC Studios https://bit.ly/3WYlnTa
Henry Cavill Attached to Star and Produce New Warhammer 40K https://bit.ly/3Q7i7CS
‘Black Adam 2’ Not Happening at DC, Says The Rock https://cnet.co/3Z13SDH
‘Blockbuster’ Canceled After One Season at Netflix https://bit.ly/3VCdVfm
Dungeons & Dragons’ Classic Cartoon Returns https://bit.ly/3Z2zAAh
Marvel Studios Earns First-Ever Golden Globes https://bit.ly/3Z13CEJ
Star Trek: Strange New Worlds Gets an Extras-Packed Blu-ray https://bit.ly/3GwxHF1
Grazer Joins ‘Spiderwick Chronicles’ Series at Disney+ https://bit.ly/3jHkgJo
COMIC BOOK NEWS
Aftershock Comics files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy https://bit.ly/3jJJua9
Ridley Ends His Run on Marvel’s Black Panther https://bit.ly/3WBsIZj
Marvel Teases New Avengers Series https://bit.ly/3jGfknY