As mentioned in the Vertigo: Graphic Content post on October 12, on Sunday, January 17th (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT), FOX will preview the new Warner Bros. television series HUMAN TARGET– a full-throttle action-drama centered on Christopher Chance (Mark Valley, Fringe), a unique private contractor hired to protect, based on the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and artist Carmine Infantino and reimagined for Vertigo by Peter Milligan (Shade the Changing Man, Skreemer, Greek Street, Hellblazer).
So the great part of being an editor is that you never know what will pop up in your inbox on any given day. the below are just a few of the super cool surprises that I received in the past few days. I won’t pick a favorite...but don’t let that stop you!
peace & hair grease,
-- greek street goes greek? anyone reading GREEK STREET knows it’s a modern re-telling of Greek dramas...but this pencil page by DAVIDE GIANFELICE from issue #8 looks like the past has become the present. what!?
Greek mythology and its multitude of characters is the basis for GREEK STREET. From Agamemnon to Oedipus Rex, to Zeus, Aphrodite, Dionysus and Medusa, the characters in Greek mythology are very vibrant and, in many ways, relatable even today.
Collected for the first time, SHADE THE CHANGING MAN Volume 2: THE EDGE OF VISION includes issue #7-13. (On sale December 1, 2009 anywhere books are sold).
Follow Shade and Kathy George on an epic, mind-bending journey into the heartland of America's collective unconscious on the trail to find the evil known only as The American Scream.
For all you Peter Milligan fans and those unfamiliar with this series, SHADE THE CHANGING MAN issue #1 is now available for download. Read it here.
And as a reminder, this November, SHADE THE CHANGING MAN Volume 1: The American Scream will be re-issued and, issues 7-13 will be collected for the first time, in SHADE THE CHANGING MAN Volume 2: The Edge of Vision!
On Sunday, January 17th (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT), FOX will preview the new TV series HUMAN TARGET-- a full-throttle action-drama centered on Christopher Chance (Mark Valley, Fringe), a unique private contractor hired to protect, based on the DC Comics character created by Len Wein and artist Carmine Infantino and reimagined for Vertigo by Peter Milligan (Shade the Changing Man, Skreemer, Greek Street, Hellblazer).
A shocking new drama unfolds on the stage of GREEK STREET. Disturbed wayward Eddie and visionary Sandy are on the run...and they're headed for London where Dedalus is investigating a suicide. Issue #6 “The Cassandra Complex” is part 1/4 of an intense new storyline.
Check out the cover by Davide Furno:
Author, Peter Milligan takes you backstage of GREEK STREET:
GREEK STREET is a rich and complex performance with many strange and sometimes frightening characters. So I thought I’d invite you backstage, so you can get of pants-down look at the actors in what is a very personal project for me.
CURSING AND NUDITY