Comic World At A Loss As Artist Al Rio Found Dead At 49

Al Rio File Photo

49-year-old artist Al Rio was found dead in his home yesterday.  The famous comic book artist took his own life by hanging himself. Al Rio, was born Alvaro Araújo Lourenço do Rio on 05/19/62, and was raised in Fortaleza, in the northeast of Brazil.  He became an animator for Disney in the 90’s, working on the […]

Spiderman, the Musical!

That’s right, a musical based on our web-spinning friend is set to take Broadway by storm in 2010, accordng to this BBC article. The musical will be directed by Julie Taymor, who brought The Lion King to the stage and the music and lyrics will be written by none other than Bono and The Edge. It […]