Archive for December 2011

The Comic Cast Christmas Special: Apocalypse

December 19, 2011

Have yourself a merry little Christmas . . . with Liam & Craig for the Comic Cast Christmas Special! Let your heart be light . . . as they review Hilda and the Midnight Giant by Luke Pearson, Klaus by Richard Short, Bad Island by Doug TenNapel, The Adventures of Hergé by Bocquet/Fromental/Stanilas, Holy Terror by Frank Miller and the first ever Peanuts graphic novel – Happiness is a Warm Blanket, Charlie Brown! Faithful friends who are dear to us, travel near to us once more . . . artist Declan Shalvey drops in for a catch-up about his work on Thunderbolts and Northlanders, while illustrator BRENB gives us the skinny on Offset 2012. Next year all our troubles wll be miles away . . .

Download Link: The Comic Cast Christmas Special 2011

also available on iTunes

Mega thanks to our favourite American gal Jordie Bellaire (interviewed on our previous episode) for the amazeballs illustration for this years Chrimbo show!

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Palette: an interview with Jordie Bellaire

December 6, 2011

This week the Comic Cast chats with colourist, cartoonist & illustrator Jordie Bellaire! Jordie has coloured everything from The Fantastic Four to Hellraiser and is currently the colourist for  Betrayal of the Planet of the Apes from BOOM!. Most recently she coloured Roger Langridge’s tale ‘Old Nick and The Peddler’ in Jim Henson’s The Storyteller edited by Nate Cosby. Here she discusses the path that led her to become a colourist, where that roles fits in to the creation and direction of a comic book and the creator owned projects she’s currently working on. Enjoy!

Download Link: The Comic Cast 06/12/11

also available through iTunes

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