Dear mister Oeming. Congratulations on the latest news regarding Powers! It is my absolute favourite creator owned book. Bendis's writing is amazing and your art is incredible! I am so happy to see the show finally moving forward, I hope everything is going as planned. I hope that the book comes back really soon, and I hope to see more good news on the show. Again, thank you for producing on of the best comics ever published!

thanks man!

Since you´re coming to "La Mole" this November, are you going to bring some Powers books? I haven´t read the comics and I really want to. Pd: I LOVE USM

You can’t  find any stores carrying POWERS in Mexico city?

Young Zora for the Powers tv show #powers

Young Zora for the Powers tv show #powers

RETRO GIRL STATUE @powersPS4 https://www.comixology.com/Michael-Avon-Oeming/comics-creator/421

RETRO GIRL STATUE @powersPS4 https://www.comixology.com/Michael-Avon-Oeming/comics-creator/421

What did the bell mean in the Victories? Read it to find out!

What did the bell mean in the Victories? Read it to find out!

@Takisoma Neo-Noir colors on UNITEDSTATESOFMURDERINC https://www.comixology.com/Michael-Avon-Oeming/comics-creator/421

@Takisoma Neo-Noir colors on UNITEDSTATESOFMURDERINC https://www.comixology.com/Michael-Avon-Oeming/comics-creator/421




Panel and Autograph Signing Set for October 11

Susan Heyward, Noah Taylor, Olesya Rulin, Logan Browning and Eddie Izzard, along with executive producer and co-creator of the graphic novels, Brian Michael Bendis will debut the first footage of the highly anticipated series during their New York Comic Con panel on Saturday, October 11 at 3:15pm on the Empire Stage 1E.  The panelists will also be autographing a limited edition New York Comic Con exclusive poster for fans at Autograph Table 14 at 1:15pm.

Powers, an edgy dramatic series from Sony Pictures Television and inspired by the graphic novel series of the same name, follows the lives of two homicide detectives, Christian Walker (Sharlto Copley) and Deena Pilgrim (Susan Heyward), who are assigned to investigate cases involving people with extraordinary abilities, referred to as “Powers.” Set amidst today’s paparazzi culture, Powers asks the questions, what if the world was full of superheroes who aren’t actually heroic at all? What if all that power was just one more excuse for mischief, mayhem, murder, and endorsement deals?  Enter the men and women of the Powers Division, the only people brave enough to go up against the overpaid, commercialized, superhumans who glide through the sky imposing their power over the crowds below who both worship and fear them.

“From the minute he stepped onto the set Sharlto has invested every part of himself into this role. He adds layers and layers into Christian Walker. He is doing everything I hoped he would do, which is make the television version of this character unique and exciting,” said Bendis. “And Susan, my god! From her very first audition she has embodied the character of Deena Pilgrim. I think people are going to be completely sucked in by both of their performances and unique perspectives on this world that Charlie Huston has built.”

"No matter how many guns or super powers you throw into a TV show,  no one is going to watch if they don’t give a damn about your main characters.  Sharlto and Susan are my secret weapons, my super powers; dynamic talents that viewers will definitely give a damn about," adds showrunner and writer, Charlie Huston.

During the “POWERS: Bringing the Graphic Novels to Life Exclusively on PlayStation” panel, fans will jump into the world of POWERS as the team shares their journey turning the beloved graphic novels into a live-action drama series for PlayStation. The award-winning graphic novels, written by Bendis and illustrated by Michael Avon Oeming, have received critical-acclaim earning the Eisner Award for Best New Series in 2001. Bendis also won the Best Writer Eisner Award in 2002 and 2003. Powers the series is produced by Jinxworld and Circle of Confusion in association with Sony Pictures Television.  Brian Michael Bendis, Charlie Huston, Remi Aubuchon, Michael Avon Oeming, and David Engel serve as executive producers. 

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MORE POWERS shots and NYCCC announcement! 

@PowersPS4 FG3 from POWERS! https://www.comixology.com/Michael-Avon-Oeming/comics-creator/421

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All week long, especially since the USA Today Powers first look, a lot of you have been asking for more updates and specific casting updates about your favorite long-term Powers characters.

PlayStation and Sony were kind enough to let me use my little corner of the inter-webs to give you guys first dibs on stuff that we all think fans of the comics would be most interested in.

Most asked questions: who is playing Zora? Triphammer? And Detective Kutter?

Well, here we go…

Logan Browning has been cast was Zora,

Andrew Sensenig (Upstream Color!!)  is Triphammer

Justice Leak IS Detective Kutter. 

They join Shalto Copely as Christian Walker, Susan Heyward as Detective Pilgrim, Michelle Forbes as Retro Girl, Eddie Izzard as Wolfe, Noah Taylor as Johnny Royale and Olesya Rulin as Calista


Filming is underway in Atlanta for the first 10 episodes as we speak. Look for lots of updates coming very soon.  Like, very soon.

Every PSN user in the US will receive the first episode of Powers for free and PlayStation Plus members will be able to view the entire season for free.

All volumes of the Eisner award-winning Powers series are available through Marvel/icon or digitally through comixology.  yum yum.


Latest POWERS news for you!