Posts Tagged ‘Hellblazer’

Daniel Cerone Shares Script for Unfilmed Episode 14 of Constantine “Final Girl”

by Andy Haighon 01/11/2015
With John Constantine set to reappear on TV screens in a matter of days via The CW’s Arrow, Daniel Cerone, one of Constantine’s developers and writers, took to Twitter saying he’d share what would’ve been the script for episode 14 for the short lived series if he got 2,000 retweets. 3,473 retweets later and fans […]

The Tumultuous Times of John Constantine

by Andy Haighon 11/06/2015
It’s been a strange few years for occult magus and “nasty piece of work” John Constantine. The characters former home of some twenty years the critically acclaimed mature readers title Hellblazer ended with issue 300 for the launch of DC’s New 52  which prompted reactions from various artists and writers working within the comics industry. […]

John Constantine: Hellblazer – The Soul Play

by Andy Haighon 02/12/2014
John Constantine: Hellblazer – The Soul Play is a fan film made by UK based production crew Waking Dream Studios. The short is set in Vertigo Hellblazer continuity with the story taking place some time after the final story by writer Peter Milligan. The story has Constantine, played by David Chabeaux, joining a trio of […]

The case for Constantine: Why it should be allowed to grow

by Andy Haighon 25/11/2014
Season 1 of NBC’s Constantine is ending with episode 13, with the future of the series seemingly in the hands of the gods. There are plenty of series that have ended after their first season; Almost Human, Firefly, Threshold, Odyssey 5 and Brimstone being a few. With Constantine’s future uncertain here’s a look at why […]

David Goyer talks Swamp Thing appearing on Constantine

by Andy Haighon 03/11/2014
David Goyer executive producer of NBC’s new Constantine, which has just aired its second episode, has spoken about one of the things that Hellblazer fans have been speculating about, namely, whether Swamp Thing, the avatar of the Green who has a distinctly tangled history with John Constantine, will be appearing at some point. Talking to […]

Michael James Shaw joins NBC’s Constantine as Papa Midnite

by Andy Haighon 15/08/2014
The latest casting news for NBC’s fast approaching Constantine series has just been announced, with Michael James Shaw joining the show as Papa Midnite, a character who will be well known to fans of Hellblazer, and was played by Djimon Hounsou in the 2005 Constantine film adaptation. Shaw’s Papa Midnite is set to be a […]

A Reworked Pilot For NBC’s Constantine & Showrunners Make Bold Statements At SDCC

by Andy Haighon 28/07/2014
There’s been plenty of news around NBC’s upcoming Constantine with cast changes and new characters being cast, but one thing to emerge from SDCC is the new altered pilot that was screened. There are some fundamental changes that have been made, specifically with how the pilot ends. Sources say these changes include the original demonic […]

Big changes and big potential as Lucy Griffiths leaves NBC’s Constantine

by Andy Haighon 12/07/2014
Despite the pilot not even airing yet NBC’s Constantine is already changing up its cast, Lucy Griffiths who plays Liv, is apparently being written out of the show. Griffith’s character was created for the show and it really showed in the way that her character was set up, the naïve and clueless daughter of one […]

Neil Marshal reveals NBC’s “no smoking please” approach to Constantine.

by Andy Haighon 01/07/2014
In a recent interview Neil Marshall, director of The Descent and several episodes of Game Of Thrones, amongst other things, revealed an important detail about the upcoming pilot for NBC’s Constantine – due to network policy John Constantine will be kicking his chain smoking. For people not familiar with the character or Hellblazer, the character’s […]

First trailer for NBC’s Constantine appears and it’s pretty damn good.

by Andy Haighon 12/05/2014
The first trailer for NBC’s upcoming “Constantine” has just appeared and contrary to what lots of people were probably thinking it actually looks good, really good. There’s been a lot of internet chatter about how the show would turn out and also exactly what it was going to be based on given that the Hellblazer […]