Captain America statue dusted with comic book writer’s ashes — New York Post

He became one with a comic book and now he’s one with a statue – literally. Legendary Marvel Comics editor and writer Mark Gruenwald who famously had his ashes mixed with printers ink for a paperback comic-book collection now had more of his remains sprinkled on the newly-unveiled Captain America statue in Prospect Park Wednesday,…

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‘Suicide Squad’ Kills It With $165M Int’l, $326M+ Globally — Deadline

This morning we reported that Warner Bros.’ Suicide Squad is crushing it domestically in mid-week numbers, busting through Guardians of the Galaxy‘s grosses one after another. After opening to $133.3M in 57 markets this weekend to push it past comp Deadpool, the movie based on the DC Comic has grossed an estimated $15.7M Monday with another…

via ‘Suicide Squad’ Kills It With $165M Int’l, $326M+ Globally — Deadline

‘Star Trek: Discovery’ to Feature Gay Character, Plus 10 More Tidbits We Learned From Bryan Fuller — Variety

Bryan Fuller’s mandate for “Star Trek: Discovery” is to recapture the sense of inclusiveness that typified the original series, from a female lead — potentially played by a woman of color — to an LGBT character in its main ensemble. When asked about the possibility of a homosexual character during the show’s Television Critics Association……

via ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ to Feature Gay Character, Plus 10 More Tidbits We Learned From Bryan Fuller — Variety