This week is the much anticipated release of Savage Town, published by Image Comics. Combining the talents of writer Declan Shalvey and artist Philip Barrett, with colours by Jordie Bellaire and letters by Clayton Cowles. Declan is best known for his artwork on Injection, a series with Warren Ellis and Jordie Bellaire. I had a chance to sit down with Declan in March 2017, after he announced the graphic novel at Emerald City Comic-Con. We discussed his writing process, as well as some of the details of Savage Town. These are the edited excerpts from that conversation. Continue reading Savage Town Writer Declan Shalvey Discusses New Graphic Novel from Image (Interview)
EXCLUSIVE: I recently had a chat with Another Wolfcop director Lowell Dean ahead of the highly anticipated sequel’s Canadian debut at the Fantasia Film Fest in Montreal on July 29, 2017. We spoke about what to expect on the follow-up to his cult classic Wolfcop, as well as his next feature Supergrid and the comic series he’s working on called Atomic Victory Squad. Continue reading Another Wolfcop Director Lowell Dean Talks Kevin Smith, Supergrid & Atomic Victory Squad Comic! (Interview)
Soon after their May 12th release of “Kevin” ChuggaBoom’s latest EP, I had the chance to speak with lead vocalist and Messiah of ChuggaBoom, Levi Taurus. The metalcore band hailing from the U.K. has been taking the world by storm with an ever-growing populous of “Chuggalos” behind them since their 2015 album release of “Zodiac Arrest”. During my early morning chat with Levi, he elaborated on the inspirations behind some of their new songs as well as his future ambitions for ChuggaBoom. Continue reading ChuggaBoom Singer Levi Taurus Lives The Chugg Life 24/7 & Talks Brutal New Album ‘Kevin’ (Interview)
Ryan North, writer of Squirrel Girl, Adventure Time and Dinosaur Comics, attended the 2016 Word on The Street Festival in Lethbridge on September 24th to chat about his latest novel, Romeo and/or Juliet. He met with fans, spoke about his writing process, the cool secret in Romero and/or Juliet and his thoughts on the upcoming Squirrel Girl adaptation which seems to be cooking.
[Exclusive] I recently had the chance to interview actor, writer, director and now novelist Kyle T. Cowan to promote his book Sunshine is Forever. Cowan has appeared on AMC’s Preacher, helmed an extremely important indie that deals with a school shooting called Camouflage — so we talked a bit about those projects as well. Read on below!
Exclusive: During this year’s Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo, I caught up with artist/writer Ben Rankel to talk about his upcoming original graphic novel Frank, which is a murder mystery that takes place amidst the chaotic and historical landslide that engulfed the entire Alberta, Canada town Frank back in 1903.
[Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo 2016] Penny Dreadful actress and Doctor Who alumni Billie Piper hit the stage to answer fan questions about the beloved BBC series this past weekend at CCEE16; Plus Alan Tudyk (Con Man) and Brandon Routh (Legends of Tomorrow) chat with fans.
[Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo 2016] The Wolf Cop team has returned to the Calgary Comic and Entertainment Expo to wreak havoc, deputize new fans and tease the highly anticipated sequel which his theaters later this year. Director Lowell Dean, Wolf Cop himself Leo Fafard , producers Hugh Patterson, Danielle Masters and make-up wizard Emersen Ziffle were on hand to speak to fans and show new footage from Wolf Cop 2. Check out the details here!