Dune Project Lands Screenwriter

Legendary Pictures acquired the rights to Dune in November. The studio hired Denis Villeneuve, whose recent works include Arrival and Blade Runner 2049 to direct the project.  Variety is now reporting Eric Roth, Academy Award-winning writer of Forrest Gump, will be working as screenwriter. Roth’s writing credits  include Munich, The Insider and The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.…

76th Annual Peabody Awards Finalists

The Peabody Awards recognize excellence in American radio and television stations, networks, online media, producing organizations, and individuals. This year’s Peabody Awards ceremony will be held on May 20 in New York. The event will be hosted by Rashida Jones. The celebration will air on both PBS and Fusion networks on June 2 at 9 p.m/8c. The…

Final covers for the Batman/Flash crossover titled “The Button”

“The Button” begins  in “Batman” #21 and “The Flash” #21, and concludes in May in “Batman” #22 and “The Flash” #22. The “Batman” issues are written by Tom King and illustrated by Jason Fabok, with “The Flash” by Joshua Williamson and Porter. All four issues will feature lenticular covers by…

“Usagi Yojimbo” and “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” crossover one-shot coming in July

The one-shot crossover coming in July  will be written and illustrated by Sakai. The event will start with Usagi Yojimbo setting out on a quest to save Japan, only to come across the four turtles who are eager to aid their friend. The one-shot’s main antagonist will be Jei, a…