Superheroes are thriving in movies and on TV – but comic books lag behind

There is no hotter commodity in pop culture than Marvel Comics superheroes. They're the powerhouse behind four hit films this year (including the top two in global box office, Disney's $3.6 billion tandem of "Black Panther" and "Avengers: Infinity War") and on television they're featured in 10 live-action series spread across ABC, Fox, Netflix, FX, Hulu and Freeform as well as five more animated franchises.

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Melissa Leo adds another diverse role with ‘Equalizer 2’

Counting her latest work in "Equalizer 2," Melissa Leo has more than 130 TV and film credits dating back to the mid-'80s. Along the way, she's picked up an Oscar and Golden Globe for her work in "The Fighter," plus another Oscar nomination for "Frozen River," three Primetime Emmy nominations (with one win) and a list of other honors that is too long to print.

Showtime trailer for “Who Is America?” starring Sacha Baron Cohen

You know Ali G, Bruno, and Borat, but this summer Sacha Baron Cohen returns in a new series as you've never seen him before. "Who Is America?" sSeries premiere Sunday, July 15 at 10pm ET/PT on Showtime.