Look! Up in the Sky! It’s a Bird! A Plane! Jesus?

Here’s to good intentions. DC Comics has announced that the comic book giant will be releasing a new parody series based on Jesus Christ through the companies DC Vertigo line. The adult graphic novel was written by Mark Russell with artwork created by Richard Pace and will arrive on store shelves on March 6, 2019.

A far cry from earlier religious comics from Spire in the 1970's, this new one will be tried out as a limited series but could becoming a regular one if it becomes popular. Second Coming is described by DC as follows:

“Witness the return of Jesus Christ, as He is sent on a most holy mission by God to learn what it takes to be the true messiah of mankind by becoming roommates with the world’s favorite savior: the all-powerful super hero Sun-Man, the Last Son of Krispex! But when Christ returns to Earth, he’s shocked to discover what has become of his gospel—and now, he aims to set the record straight.”

At this point, it’s hard to know if Russell, who has written a …

‘Once Upon A Time’s’ Robin Hood To Play Ian Fleming in NBC’s ‘Timeless’ This Fall

News about Sean Maguire appearing in NBC's "Timeless."
Sean Maquire from Once Upon A Time (ABC)
Sean Maguire’s character, Robin Hood from ABC’s fantasy drama Once Upon A Time, suffered an untimely death during last season that not only destroyed his love interest, the former Evil Queen Regina, but also many fans. Fortunately, they have a reason to rejoice as Maguire will be returning to the small screen this fall for another show; NBC’s Timeless, according to Entertainment Weekly. Though he’ll only appear in one episode of the new time travel show, it’s something.

Maguire will be playing the role of Ian Fleming, the author of the James Bond novels in “Party at Castle Varlar,” the fourth episode of Timeless. The actor posted on Twitter this morning saying that he, “was going to keep this a secret. But I guess it’s out….I’m Fleming. Ian Fleming. Couldn’t be more excited.”

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