Stormtroopers, the Joker, Gandalf the Grey, Data from “Star Trek” — no, this wasn’t West Hollywood on the night of Oct. 31, although it looked pretty similar. It was “Stan Lee’s Comikaze” — a sort of Comic-Con for Los Angeles, which recently held its fifth annual expo from Oct. 30...
November 4, 2015 | 3:27 pm
October 12, 2015 | 9:49 pm
Partisan, political theater was on full display mid-afternoon on Oct. 10 at the Los Angeles Convention Center, as two of the panels at the inaugural Politicon conference overlapped.
In “Independence Hall,” a panel included Democratic strategists David Axelrod, James Carville and...
July 2, 2015 | 10:57 am
July 10, 2012 | 5:39 pm
This year’s San Diego Comic-Con brings the much-anticipated Firefly and Buffy reunions, early footage of Iron Man 3, The Hobbit and (hopefully) Man of Steel, as well as sneak peeks at the upcoming seasons of Fringe, Doctor Who and Supernatural. And if you’re an actual comic book...
July 1, 2012 | 1:45 pm
Animation fans have grown up with Steve Blum. From T.O.M., the laconic host of Cartoon Network’s anime block “Toonami” to snarling Wolverine in “Wolverine & the X-Men” to the nasally Guilmon of “Digimon,” his voice is instantly recognizable to many teens and...
July 15, 2011 | 8:40 pm
July 11, 2011 | 1:35 pm
Comic-Con’s full schedule is up and the Tribe will be well represented at the San Diego Convention Center (July 20-24): “Big Bang Theory” co-creators Chuck Lorre and Bill Prady as well as actors Simon Helberg and Mayim Bialik, zombie writer Max Brooks, “Cowboys & Aliens”...
July 22, 2010 | 8:28 am
The following are our picks for panels, screenings, workshops, discussions, etc. for Comic-Con in San Diego (July 22-25).
Feel free to post your own picks—or reviews of events—under comments!
From Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure to Alice in Wonderland,...
April 15, 2010 | 5:00 pm
July 22, 2009 | 3:21 am
GeekHeeb is in San Diego this week for the sold-out Comic-Con 2009. While there’s no panel on Jews in comics this year (for that you can check out the Skirball’s exhibition “Zap! Pow! Bam! The Superhero: The Golden Age of Comic Books, 1938-1950”), there will be no shortage of...