Yes, Mockingbird Lane is utterly charming, but its death isn't a tragedy

Last night, NBC aired the pilot of Mockingbird Lane, Bryan Fuller's reinvention of the classic sitcom The Munsters. We got to meet the beautifully spooky and witty Munster clan and witness vampire Eddie Izzard in his full, naked glory, but unlike Herman's well worn ticker, our hearts aren't broken that Mockingbird… » 10/27/12 11:00am 10/27/12 11:00am

Exiled Fables Could Find a New Home on Television

In Bill Willngham’s comic book epic Fables, Snow White, the Big Bad Wolf, Prince Charming, and scores of other characters from folklore are forced to live together in exile in Manhattan. Now ABC is offering them all a chance at life on television. The network has ordered a pilot based on the trials and tribulations of… » 12/08/08 12:00pm 12/08/08 12:00pm

Twelve Comic Book TV Shows That Were Never Made

Click to view » 11/23/08 8:00am 11/23/08 8:00amEarlier this month, the CW network announced that it was scrapping plans for , a television series that would have followed the character Dick Grayson in the years before he became Robin. Television viewers probably lucked out on that one, but is hardly the first comic book-based TV series not to make it…