Comic Riffs: dean haspiel


Posted at 11:15 PM ET, 02/04/2014

Teeming with talent, Mark Waid and Dean Haspiel are sly like the Fox with deft Red Circle miniseries

Teeming with talent, Mark Waid and Dean Haspiel are sly like the Fox with their Red Circle miniseries.

By David Betancourt  |  11:15 PM ET, 02/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  the fox, red circle, dean haspiel, mark waid

Posted at 10:53 PM ET, 06/19/2012

Dean Haspiel donates his mini-comic collection to Library of Congress’ SPX holdings

Dean Haspiel donates his mini-comic collection to Library of Congress’ SPX holdings

By Michael Cavna  |  10:53 PM ET, 06/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  dean haspiel, library of congress, small press expo, mini-comics

Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 11/05/2010

'Due Date's' ZACH GALIFIANAKIS, champion of the comics

Zach Galifianakis is not only the hottest-working comic actor this side of Russell Brand. He also is a welcome champion of cartooning. On HBO's "Bored to Death," Galifianakis plays a character loosely modeled after New York cartoonist/graphic novelist Dean...

By Michael Cavna  |  02:30 PM ET, 11/05/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  General, General, General | Tags:  Dean Haspiel, Iron Man, Nick Galifianakis, Robert Downey Jr., Zach Galifianakis

Posted at 09:15 PM ET, 09/21/2010

BATMAN GOES BICOASTAL: DC Comics multimedia heads to Hollywood! (*DC publishing to stay in Gotham)

After months of swirling relocation rumors, DC Comics on Tuesday clarified the big picture for us all: DC the comics media empire will geographically divide its operations and go bicoastal. It will also shutter its WildStorm imprint. DC Entertainment,...

By Michael Cavna  |  09:15 PM ET, 09/21/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  The Holly Word, The Holly Word, The Holly Word | Tags:  DC Entertainment, Dan DiDio, Dean Haspiel, Diane Nelson, Geoff Johns, Jeff Robinov, Jim Lee, Joe Kubert, Ryan Reynolds

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 09/10/2010

D.C.'s cartoon riches: INTERVENTION and SPX cons kick off this weekend

It's an embarrassment of comic riches in the D.C. area this weekend. One day after SPX guests Richard Thompson ("Cul de Sac") and Keith Knight ("The Knight Life," "The K Chronicles") were speaking at the Politics & Prose bookstore,...

By Michael Cavna  |  11:30 AM ET, 09/10/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Comic conventions | Tags:  Dean Haspiel, Intervention Con, Jaime Hernandez, Kate Beaton, Keith Knight, Raina Telgemeier, Richard Thompson, Small Press Expo DC

Posted at 02:45 PM ET, 08/27/2010

BALTIMORE COMIC-CON: Has it become the supreme antidote to San Diego?

Hard past the harbor, San Diego was once a dreamboat. Its event, San Diego Comic-Con, was still an ingenue, too young and humble to know just how charming it was. Then worldliness, as it must to all wildly popular...

By Michael Cavna  |  02:45 PM ET, 08/27/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Comic conventions | Tags:  Baltimore Comic-Con, Cliff Chiang, Dean Haspiel, Frank Cho, Jerry Robinson, Marc Nathan, Scott Kurtz, Tom Brevoort

Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 08/24/2010

THE EMMYS: 'American Splendor' artist basks in his HBO win

From "True Blood" to "The Sopranos," HBO is known for having produced some of TV's best title sequences. Over the weekend, cartoonist Dean Haspiel was acknowledged for his place in that HBO pantheon. At the Creative Arts Emmys over...

By Michael Cavna  |  10:45 AM ET, 08/24/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  General, General | Tags:  Dean Haspiel, Jonathan Ames

Posted at 06:20 AM ET, 07/13/2010

A PEKAR TRIBUTE: Collaborators & colleagues remember 'sweet, curmudgeonly' Harvey

ED. NOTE: This collection of memories has been updated since it first was published Monday evening. There was much Pekar love in the comics community. Beyond the curmudgeonly persona and larger-than-life onscreen personality, Pekar represented an iconoclast who pioneered...

By Michael Cavna  |  06:20 AM ET, 07/13/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Interviews With Cartoonists, Interviews With Cartoonists, Interviews With Cartoonists, Interviews With Cartoonists | Tags:  American Splendor, Andrew Farago, Dean Haspiel, Frank Stack, Harvey Pekar, Josh Neufeld, Neil Gaiman, Scott McCloud, Ted Rall, Tom Spurgeon