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  • Behind The Scenes Talent Were Fan Favs At Comic Con 2017

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    By: Marjorie Galas Comic Con fans flock to the four-day convention, anxious to glimpse the talent who bring their favorite shows and characters to life.  And that talent isn’t contained in the actors in front of the cameras.  The Art Directors Guild panel, “The Production Designer: Architect of Imagination,” featuring Oliver Scholl (“Spider-man: Homecoming”), Francois Audouy (“Logan”), Hannah…

     

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  • Titmouse Takes Flight: On The Road With Chris Prynoski At Comic Con 2017

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    By: Marjorie Galas They got me with the chirp. I first encountered Titmouse, a LA-based animation production company, when I wrote an article highlighting Disney XD’s “Motorcity.”  Created by Titmouse President and Owner Chris Prynoski, I was impressed in the tremendous amount of research and auto engineering that Titmouse staff engaged in to create the animated…

     

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  • Damon Lindelof Leads “Twin Peaks” Panel At Comic Con 2017

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    By: Marjorie Galas Sporting a graphic t-shirt that read “Damn Fine Coffee”, Damon Lindelof kicked off Showtime’s “Twin Peaks: The Return” panel at Comic Con by recalling his introduction to the series in 1990.  The writer/producer/creator behind numerous films and TV series including “Lost” and “The Leftovers” was a 16-year-old “geeky misfit” who found solace…

     

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  • EW’s Women Who Kick A** Icon Charlize Theron At Comic Con 2017

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    By: Marjorie Galas Walk through any hall or arena at San Diego’s Comic Con and you’ll see a wealth of fan love for female characters.  From Daenerys Targaryen to Wonder Woman, from Captain Kara “Starbuck” Thrace to “Eleven” from “Stranger Things” – people of every gender and walk-of-life were either dressed up as, or sporting…

     

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  • Studying The Collaborative Process Between Art Department Members

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    BY: Marjorie Galas, Editor John Dexter has never been to Comic-Con. Yet, he can’t wait to stand in front of a room full of aficionados, enthusiasts and fans. The art director behind films such as 2011’s “Planet of the apes,” “Pirates of the Caribbean II, III” and the upcoming forth installment, “The Wolfman” and “Captain…

     

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  • Production Designers – An Unlikely Fan Favorite

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    It may seem a little strange to think of a production designer as a fanboy’s object of affection.  The standing room only crowd at the 2011 Comic Con Production Designers Panel proved that fans have a real appetite to meet the designers who bring their favorite film and TV shows to life.    After viewing…

     

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  • Bringing The Bard To A New Generation

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    Transmedia and Shakespeare.  At first glance this may appear to be a rather awkward pairing.  Yet, for Conor McCreery and Anthony Del Col, a new Shakespearian audience awaits just beyond the internet, video games, and comic books.   “The “Kill Shakespeare” series is a transmedia franchise,” said Del Col.  “The story is meant to be…

     

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