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DC’s Young Animal Imprint Set to Return

Last fall, DC Comics cancelled its much-lauded Young Animal imprint featuring many of its more fringe series, including Gerard Way’s Doom Patrol. Now, the comic book giant has announced the return of the imprint with three all-new series. First off, Gerard Way is returning to the team he helped bring back to the modern world, […]

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Comic Books Television

New Trailer for The Umbrella Academy

Netflix has shared the first full trailer for their upcoming adaptation to the cult-classic Gerard Way comic series, The Umbrella Academy. It looks like it’s going to be quite the faithful adaptation, with Netflix really putting in some serious budget for the series. The series stars Ellen Page, Mary J. Blige, Cameron Britton, Tom Hopper, David […]

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Ellen Page Cast as White Violin

The Hollywood Reporter has announced that Ellen Page (X-Men: Days of Future Past, Juno) has joined the cast of Netflix’ upcoming 10-episode adaptation for Gerard Way’s The Umbrella Academy. Page has been cast in the role of the iconic White Violin, the only member of the Hargreeves family without supernatural abilities. This incarnation of the […]

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Umbrella Academy Gets 10-Episode Order From Netflix

It’s official: Netflix has picked Gerard Way’s The Umbrella Academy for a 10-episode first season order! The pilot is based on a script from  Jeremy Slater (The Exorcist), and Steve Blackman (Fargo, Altered Carbon) will serve as executive producer. “I am thrilled that The Umbrella Academy has found a home at Netflix,” said Gerard Way. “I couldn’t […]

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Umbrella Academy Headed to Netflix

After being in adaptation limbo, it would seem that Gerard Way’s acclaimed Umbrella Academy comic book series has finally found a stable home in Netflix. According to Splash Report, the project has been picked up with Way involved in some capacity, which most certainly bodes good news for fans. Umbrella Academy centers on a family […]