Motor City Comic Con 2017 is in the books! We had an absolute blast during our time at the con, and there were plenty of exciting moments during the weekend. One of our most favorite things about attending any comic con, is the devotion of fans to cosplay a character from their favorite franchise. Cosplayers range from 100% true to the character they’re portraying, to offshoots based on TV or Movie counterparts. Others like to deviate from the popular norm and make variants based on their own interpretation of the character they are playing.
Motor City Comic Con always has some of the most diverse, and interesting costumes on display and this year was no different. We [...]
Motor City Comic Con was treated to a very special press conference featuring Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol.2’s Michael Rooker. Michael Rooker hosted a brief Q&A for the press, where he talked about Guardians 2, fingers being chewed off, and why Yondu was such a great character.
Rooker answered in classic Rooker fashion, but also gave a bit more insight into what made the Yondu character so unique. Check out his response above and see why he’s one of the greats when it comes to his ability to humanize the bad guys!
This may be the most exciting news you’ll read all day! Tom Hardy has signed on to play Venom in Sony’s stand alone film based on the character. Hardy will play Eddie Brock, a former friend turned current foe of Spiderman. Venom is without a doubt one of the most popular villains from the Spider-Man universe, and fans will be salivating at the prospect of Hardy playing the destructive symbiote. Hardy also has previous superhero movie experience, last playing Bane in The Dark Knight Rises.
Because of that, he will join an exclusive club of actors who have played a role in both Marvel and DC films. While the other actors on that list may not have enjoyed much success [...]
Rob and Maria have a few really cool, really big announcement surrounding the Nerd News website, and Comic Con! They also talk about the recent Ransomware epidemic, and a giant dead beast washing ashore overseas. Then, they discuss how Doctor Who has returned to levels of greatness again, and Peter Capaldi’s final season as The Doctor. Get more of The Nerd News Show here!