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 …

Roma Downey To Receive Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

Roma Downey to receive Hollywood Walk of Fame star.
Roma Downey (AP Images)
Actress Roma Downey, best known for her work on CBS’ Touched By An Angel, will be honored this Thursday, August 11 with her own star to be place on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. As the recipient of the 2,586th star, Downey is being recognized in the category of television. Her star will be placed next to the star that belongs to her husband Mark Burnett.

“We are thrilled to honor Roma Downey. She has been a force in the business of entertainment, both as an actress and talented producer,” said Hollywood Chamber President and CEO Leron Gubler. Gubler will be on hand to unveil the star along with special guest speakers that include her husband, actress Della Reese (who co-starred with Downey on Touched By An Angel) and Pastor Rick Warren.

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