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PREVIEW: 'Nuclear Family' #1 by Stephanie Phillips, Tony Shasteen, and JD Mettler

 America, 1957. Elvis dominates the airwaves and apple pie is served after every meal. But, with the dark cloud of nuclear holocaust looming, Korean War vet Tim McClean’s major concern is taking care of his family in the atomic age. When the first bomb does drop on an unexpecting Midwest city, Tim and his family find themselves plunged into a strange new world, where what’s left of the United States has gone underground while continuing to wage war on Russia with unthinkable tactics. Based on Philip K. Dick’s short story Breakfast at Twilight , NUCLEAR FAMILY is written by  Stephanie Phillips ( Butcher of Paris, Heavy Metal , ARTEMIS AND THE ASSASSIN, RED ATLANTIS) and illustrated by Tony Shasteen ( Star Trek ). It’s Cold War-era science fiction at its most timely and terrifying. As Phillips explained when interviewed about the series by The Hollywood Reporter at the end of last year, “[it’s] about a family that seems like the ideal nuclear family in the 1950s. But, when an unexpected

Elektra is Ready to Fight in New 'Daredevil' Trailer


In the second trailer for Marvel's Daredevil season two, Elodie Yung as Elektra is the centerpiece. Like the first trailer where the Punisher (Jon Bernthal) was introduced, "Part 2" offers more insight on Elektra's involvment with Matt Murdock. A former lover and ally, she warns him of the emergence of the Yakuza he thought he had driven out of town. 

The action-packed trailer includes Elektra in action, another glimpse of the Punisher, conflict between Foggy (Elden Henson) and Matt, an agitated Claire (Rosario Dawson), the ominous return of Stick (Scott Glenn) and Karen Page (Deborah Ann Woll).
Just when Matt thinks he is bringing order back to the city, new forces are rising in Hell’s Kitchen. Now the Man Without Fear must take on a new adversary in Frank Castle and face an old flame – Elektra Natchios.
Bigger problems emerge when Frank Castle, a man looking for vengeance, is reborn as The Punisher, a man who takes justice into his own hands in Matt’s neighborhood. Meanwhile, Matt must balance his duty to his community as a lawyer and his dangerous life as the Devil of Hell’s Kitchen, facing a life-altering choice that forces him to truly understand what it means to be a hero.
 Daredevil Season Two will stream all episodes on Netflix beginning on March 18, 2016.

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