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Galactica's Tricia Helfer
Entertainment a subdivision of Dynamic Forces Inc. has announced a new comic
series based on Sci Fi Channels hot shoe Battlestar Galactica. The story for
the ongoing series wil be scripted by Greg Pak award winning writer and film
director who recently wrote Phoenix Endsong.
Waid has signed an exclusive contract with DC Comics to pen a new Brave and
the Bold series. Mark has stated that they will start with Batman because 'when
people think of Brave and the Bold they think of Batman' but they want to come
up with story arcs that allow them to rotate out characters each issue. In addition
to writing the new BATB series Mark will write the Legion of Superheroes and
act as the editorial consultant for the whole DCU. DC's contract with Mark will
still allow him to write his creator owned Hunter-Killer for Top Cow.
Aparo artist for 98 issues of Brave and the Bold (from #102 to it's end issue
#200) and co-creator of Batman and the Outsiders died on July 19 2005 at the
age of 72.The Aparo family has asked that in lieu of Flowers or gifts, anyone
wishing to honor Jim's legacy make a contribution to any worthy charity, as
Jim believed that all charities were worth donating to. For those wishing to
send along their condolences and best wishes to the family, a P.O. Box has been
set up for the family to receive cards. The address is:
THE APARO FAMILY
P.O. BOX 28
NORWALK, CONNECTICUT 06852 - 0028
York, NY, July 19 – Marvel Enterprises, Inc. announced today that it has
extended its contract agreement with Joe Quesada, Editor-In-Chief of the company’s
Marvel Comics division. As part of the new deal, Mr. Quesada will also take
on the added role as the Chief Creative Officer, Publishing.