Are we at the start of a new golden age of superhero TV shows?

Eight episodes in, Arrow is officially a mega-hit, at least by The CW's standards. And not only that, but Arrow is actually... pretty decent. The Christopher Nolan-inspired "gritty" superhero soap opera manages to be addictive fun, blending some solid action with the kind of relationship drama that makes Vampire… » 12/07/12 9:00am 12/07/12 9:00am

Stan Lee To Co-Create Premium Cable's First Gay Superhero

It's the sentence that I never thought I'd find myself writing: Stan Lee is creating a series for Showtime about a gay superhero. Yes, you read that right; Stan Lee » 11/15/08 7:00am 11/15/08 7:00am - not only the creator of Spider-Man, the X-Men, Iron Man and the Avengers (amongst many others), but also a man who made sure that Lou Ferrigno was not…

Stan Lee Coasts On Past Career To New Superhero Franchise

It's rare that you read a news story that makes you think, "Haven't any of you seen 'Who Wants To Be A Superhero'?" but the announcement that Stan Lee is partnering with two other production companies to launch a new superhero property is just one of those stories. Don't get me wrong, I love Lee's work as much as the… » 4/17/08 10:30am 4/17/08 10:30am