|Left to right: Robert Downey Jr., Clark Gregg, Scarlett Johannson, Chris Hemsworth, Chris Evans, |
Samuel L.Jackson, Jeremy Renner, Mark Ruffalo, Director- Joss Whedon, Marvel Studios Pres.- Kevin Feige
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|Watchmen, copyright DC Comics|
Alan Moore, creator of the graphic novel classics, Watchmen, V for Vendetta and many other titles, spoke to Wired.com about an offer he received from DC Comics regarding Watchmen. Moore claims that DC offered him full rights to the characters that he and artist, Dave Gibbons, created in 1986, if he agreed to work on prequels and sequels involving the Watchmen universe.
According to Wired.com's article, Moore refused the offer, saying: