John Ridley returns to comics to pen the sequel to AMERICAN WAY

Ridley re teams with  with artist Georges Jeanty  “The American Way: Those Above and Those Below,” a six-issue sequel 2007’s “The American Way.” Set in 1972, the new Vertigo miniseries will blend historical events with contemporary racial issues, exploring a time “when social and political tensions in America were at an all-time high.” “The…

Kelly Sue DeConnick set to write for the NBC series ‘Redliners’

Comic book creator Kelly Sue DeConnick is set to write for NBC’s upcoming “Redliners” TV show, based on the series of short stories by Charlaine Harris  which also inspired “True Blood” . “Emerald City” executive producer Shaun Cassidy will write alongside DeConnick. Description of the show: In the tone of Mr. and Mrs. Smith,…