The "Glee" television series won't be airing any new episodes for a while, but hardcore Gleeks will be able to get their fix of Will Schuester, Sue Sylvester, and the singing Glee Clubbers this week with the release of the "Fame: The Cast Of Glee" biography comic.
The latest in Bluewater Comics' line of unauthorized biographies of pop-culture celebrities, the 32-page comic promises to chronicle "the lives of the actors and creative talent that have made the FOX Broadcasting's series 'Glee' such a runaway hit." The book will focus on regulars Lea Michele, Matthew Morrison, Jane Lynch, Cory Monteith and Chris Colfer, as well as "Glee" creator Ryan Murphy.
The book is written by Cameron Cooke and Patrick McCormack, with art by Ben Bradi. We've posted the full synopsis and cover art below, so read on, Gleeks!
Official solicit info:
“Glee” is on hiatus for the next eight weeks, but Gleeks are in for a treat this week when Bluewater Productions releases the latest comic book biography, “Fame: The Cast of Glee” on Wednesday, December 15th.
The 32-page comic book one shot takes a close look at the lives of the actors and creative talent that have made the FOX Broadcasting's series “Glee” such a runaway hit. “Glee” fans can learn about the paths that show mainstays Lea Michele, Matthew Morrison, Jane Lynch, Cory Monteith and Chris Colfer have taken on their way to fame.
The comic also highlights the career of “Glee” creator Ryan Murphy, and his steady rise to Hollywood phenomenon. Cameron Cooke and Patrick McCormack wrote the script for “Fame: The Cast of Glee”, while Ben Bradi handled the art duties.
“This is probably one of the best comics we have produced” Not only the writing is done well, but also the painted art is truly one of the best I have seen”, said Bluewater Productions publisher. “We are even talking about doing a sequel to this one with some more of the cast members”.
Bluewater's Fame series ranks as a major success. It's celebrity comics continue to sell out each month. Last week the “Fame: Justin Bieber” comic book did the same. In the upcoming months the company will soon release comic autobiographies of Britney Spears, Beyonce and The Black Eyed Peas.
The suggested retail price (SRP) for the upcoming comic book is $3.99. To make sure you get your copy, contact your local comic book store to pre-order it. To find a comic book store near you go to www.comicshoplocator.com. The comic will also be on Amazon here: http://amzn.to/hUpYlO
Certainly sounds better than a Slushee facial, eh?
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