Vampirella Script Reading - 2019 SNIP

Hammer Films’ unmade “Vampirella” to be performed live in London

Vampirella, one of the most famous films that horror studio Hammer Films never made, will be performed live in a production featuring one of the studio’s most famous stars, Caroline Munro, later this month. Vampirella  – based on the much-loved vampire character and comic created by Forrest J Ackerman and comic book artist Trina RobbinsContinue reading Hammer Films’ unmade “Vampirella” to be performed live in London

FANSCENE Issue 3 - Cover SNIP

Transmission Vamp! FANSCENE Issue 3 e-zine celebrates Vampirella, and much more

FANSCENE Issue 3, the latest Issue of the zine edited by artist David Hathaway-Price dedicated to all things comic zine, is available now, as a free PDF format fanzineContinue reading Transmission Vamp! FANSCENE Issue 3 e-zine celebrates Vampirella, and much more

Friday Foster Art SNIP

In Memoriam: Comic Artist Jordi Longarón, co-creator of “Friday Foster”

We’re sorry to report the recent passing of Spanish comic artist and illustrator, Jordi Longarón, co-creator of the ground-breaking newspaper strip “Friday Foster” with writer Jim Lawrence. He was 86. Better known, for some, as Jorge Longarón, over a long and much-admired career, his many credits include work not only in his native Spain, butContinue reading In Memoriam: Comic Artist Jordi Longarón, co-creator of “Friday Foster”

A panel from “Chronicles of the Nameless” by Luis Garcia Mozos

Art of Luis Garcia Mozos book in the works

Artist and author David Roach has revealed he’s about to start work on a book devoted to the life and career of Spanish painter and comics artist Luis Garcia Mozos, perhaps best known to downthetubes readers for his work for US publisher Warren, but who also drew some strips for British publishers in the 1960s.Continue reading Art of Luis Garcia Mozos book in the works