Comic Con International

Global simulcast for Fear the Walking Dead

The Walking Dead spin-off series Fear the Walking Dead will go out on the international AMC channels simultaneously, and at the same time around the world as on AMC in the US on August 23. The global simulcast will see the show screened around the world on AMC Global at 9pm eastern time, ahead of […]

Comic-Con SVOD platform adds first original

The Comic-Con International subscription on-demand platform has unveiled its first original series, a fangirl-themed show from former High School Musical star Ashley Tisdale. The Lionsgate Entertainment- and Comic-Con-owned platform, which launches next year, will feature unscripted series Her Universe. The reality TV show is based on the popular fangirl fashion company of the same name […]

CW plots Supernatural spin-off

US broadcast network The CW is reportedly working on a spin-off to its scripted series Supernatural. The series will be introduced as a backdoor pilot featuring an as-yet unnamed character that will appear in the ninth season of Supernatural, according to reports coming out of San Diego’s Comic Con International event. Neither The CW nor […]

Disney XD renews Ultimate Spider-Man

US kids cable channel Disney XD has renewed its animated superhero series Ultimate Spider-Man for a third time. The new run of the Marvel Television-produced show, which makes up part of Disney XD’s Marvel Universe programming block, was revealed during a Marvel-branded panel at Comic Con International this past weekend. The new season will include […]

NBCU developing sci-fi comic for TV with Walking Dead firm

NBCUniversal production wing Universal Television is working with writer David Schulner to develop a TV adaptation of his comic book series Clone. The deal comes as part of Schulner’s overall deal with NBCU, which has already spawned midseason show Do No Harm, which ran on NBC but was cancelled last year. He has also worked […]