Author: C.P. Hoffman

Why You Should Watch Wonderfalls

Writer and producer Bryan Fuller is famous for his quirky, fabulist television shows. From 2003’s Dead Like Me to American Gods, Fuller’s series mix a sarcastic cynicism with a sense of wonder at a world that regularly intersects with the supernatural in unforeseen ways, all with a style that is as colorful as it is gruesome. Despite—or perhaps because of—his distinctive style, Fuller has had a history of creating inventive television shows, but not seeing them through to the end. Most recently, Fuller left Starz’s critically-acclaimed adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s American Gods over questions of budget and creative control. Before that, Fuller left Star...

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With Hulu’s Runaways, Marvel Explores the Brighter Side of its Television Universe

Runaways Created by Josh Schwartz, Stephanie Savage Adapted from Runaways by Brian K. Vaughan Adrian Alphona Rhenzy Feliz, Lyrica Okano, Virginia Gardner, Ariela Barer, Gregg Sulkin, Allegra Acosta, Angel Parker, Ryan Sands, Annie Wersching, Kip Pardue, Ever Carradine, James Marsters, Brigid Brannagh, Kevin Weisman, Brittany Ishibashi, James Yaegashi (cast) Released November 21, 2017 For the past nine years, Marvel Studios has proven time and again that the way to make interesting superhero fare is to break out of the mold of grimdark storytelling that dominated comics for so long. Since Phase Two of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Marvel’s films...

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