Alan Moore

‘Supergirl’ First Look at Alan Moore Riff ‘For the Girl Who Has Everything’

by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 28, 2016 @ 10:48 PM
The moment Supergirl was announced to cast a young Kal-El, we knew some explanation was required. All was soon revealed that Alan Moore’s iconic “For the Man Who Has Everything” story would spawn an upcoming Supergirl of the same premise, sending Kara back to a normal life on Krypton, as seen in the first official photos.

Here’s How ‘Supergirl’ Will Introduce its Young Superman and Bizarro

by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 12, 2016 @ 10:34 AM
CBS / DC Comics
Supergirl has made some … Kryptic casting choices of late, between putting the word out on a young Kal-El that wouldn’t jive with Kara’s age, or a Bizarro (without specifying which), but at last, we have answers from on high. Find out what Alan Moore twist brings Kara and a young Superman together, as well as our first details (and photos) of Kara’s Bizarro!

‘Watchmen’ TV Series Confirmed at HBO With Zack Snyder

by Kevin Fitzpatrick October 1, 2015 @ 2:07 PM
Warner Bros.
Somewhere, Alan Moore’s beard is tingling. Zack Snyder’s cinematic adaptation of the iconic Watchmen comics divided fans, some sticking with assertions of the source material as “unfilmable,” others acknowledging the film’s effort. That conflict may end up sparked anew, now that Snyder has officially met with HBO for a Watchmen TV series.

Batman’s ‘The Killing Joke’ Comic to Become an Animated Movie

by Britt Hayes July 11, 2015 @ 11:42 AM
The Killing Joke is one of the more notable entries in Batman comic book history, offering one of the most sadistic versions of the Joker to date. Alan Moore’s book is one of the more divisive among fans, who either love it or despise it, and in further proving their commitment to the darker side of superhero stories, DC is taking The Killing Joke and adapting it…into an animated feature, of all things.

A ‘League of Extraordinary Gentlemen’ Reboot Is in the Works

by Britt Hayes May 26, 2015 @ 9:26 PM
20th Century Fox
Now that Universal is rebooting their classic monsters franchises with a new expanded universe plan, 20th Century Fox wants to get in on a little of that action with a similarly-flavored reboot of their own: The League of Extraordinary Gentleman, based on Alan Moore’s graphic novel, which features various characters from classic works of literature by authors like Bram Stoker, Robert Louis Stevenson, Mark Twain and more.

‘From Hell’ TV Series: FX Developing Jack the Ripper Drama from Alan Moore Graphic Novel

by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 17, 2014 @ 9:57 PM
20th Century Fox
A great many eons ago, revered Alan Moore-Eddie Campbell graphic novel ‘From Hell’ slashed into theaters with a mediocre Johnny Depp-led take on the Jack the Ripper tale. And while Moore famously criticized the adaptation to hell and back, 20th Century Fox may yet try again to adapt ‘From Hell’ as an FX event miniseries in the future.

'The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen' TV Series: Alan Moore Responds to Latest Adaptation

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 15, 2013 @ 5:06 PM
DC Comics
Last week brought the surprising news that FOX intended to move forward with a 'League of Extraordinary Gentlemen' TV series, adapted from the Alan Moore graphic novel, which was already tried as a movie starring Sean Connery that famously flopped. Notably outspoken about his work being adapted for Hollywood, Moore has now issued a response to FOX's 'LXG' TV series, and as expected, the 'Watchmen' creator isn't too happy.

'The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen' TV Series: FOX Officially Orders Pilot

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 9, 2013 @ 5:11 PM
DC Comics
Alan Moore's iconic graphic novel 'The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen' may have gone down in flames as a Hollywood joke some ten years ago, but it seems the property may just come back to life on FOX. The broadcast network has officially ordered a TV series pilot based on the legendary literary character mash-up, but will creators Alan Moore and Kevin O’Neill have any involvement?