Sunday, October 01, 2017

"Barbarella" TV Series

Dynamite Entertainment's "Barbarella" #1 in support of a developing live-action "Barbarella" TV series is written by Mike Carey and illustrated by Kenan Yarar, with covers by Kenneth Rocafort, Joe Jusko, Josephn Michael Linsner, Robert Hack, Annie Wu, Kenan Yarar, Valentine DeLandro, Veronica Fish and Roberto Castro, available December 8, 2017:

"...Earth's star-crossed daughter is back! 

"When 'Barbarella' wanders into a war zone, the theocratic rulers of 'Parosia' arrest and imprison her. 

"A prison break is brewing, but now that she knows what the Parosians do to their own citizens...

"...Barbarella decides to make this fight her own..."

'Barbarella' is a young woman who travels from planet to planet and has numerous adventures, often involving sex. The aliens she meets often seduce her, and she also experiments with a 'machine excessive' or 'orgasmotron'. 

The original comic book version of 'Barbarella' was modeled on French actress Brigitte Bardot.

The "Barbarella" TV series will be produced and distributed by Gaumont International Télévision.

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Barbarella"...