Comic News : Bruce Lee tribute told in comic book form
Bluewater Productions is releasing a new comic book biography on the legendary Bruce Lee. This is a co-production with Able Productions. Tribute: Bruce LeeWednesday, Nov 6, 2013. The comic book is being released for his birthday later this month.
Actor, teacher, philosopher, icon, these are just a few of the words that describe the most influential martial artist of all time: Bruce Lee. Immortal Dragon: Bruce Lee follows Bruce's life from his infancy starting out as a child actor to his tragic death and posthumous superstardom.
The 32-page comic book, written by Chris Canibano, illustrated by Korean artist Joon Hanwith.
“I found it very rewarding to work on the book and fascinating to find out things about his childhood acting that I had not known. I have been a fan of Bruce's since I saw his movies as a child, and it was a treat to get to spend time researching his life. He continues to inspire millions of people to this very day, with his quotes on life and his groundbreaking martial arts style,” said writer Chris Canibano.
This is the 2nd time that Bluewater has co-produced a biography comic book with the South Korean company “Able”.
The Tribute line of comic books tells the stories of the classic entertainers that have passed on,” says Bluewater publisher, Darren G. Davis “It is a way for us to honor these people who have made a difference in the world.
Previous subjects that have been featured in the “Tribute” line include Elizabeth Taylor, Frank Capra, Michael Jackson, Marilyn Monroe and James Dean.