This week host Paul Dergarabedian is joined by Ethan Sacks, one of the most prolific new voices at Marvel Comics and noted journalist who covered movies, television, comic books and geek culture over a 20-year career as a journalist at the New York Daily News. He has since kept one foot in the world of journalism with a part-time role at NBC News Digital.
This episode covers:
- The challenges and benefits of the career of a freelance writer
- The advantages of “creator owned” books and written works
- Melding a journalistic background and a passion for comic books
- The creation of a horror-themed flip book in the age of digital
- Coordinating charities that featured Marvel actors including Chris Pratt, Chris Evans, and Robert Downey Jr.