Saturday, May 12, 2018

Rod Serling's "Planet of the Apes: Visionaries"

From BOOM! Studios and 20th Century Fox Consumer Products, the graphic novel "Planet of the Apes: Visionaries", available August 2018, is written by Rod Serling in a comic book format for the first time as a part of the 50th anniversary celebration of the film from Dana Gould and Chad Lewis:

The first 'Planet of The Apes' (1968) film was an adaptation of the French novel 'La Plan├Ęte des Singes'. 20th Century Fox commissioned Rod Serling, creator of 'The Twilight Zone' to adapt the source material. However, Serling’s first draft was drastically revised for the finished film.

"Fans all over the world have wanted to experience Rod Serling's original 'Planet of The Apes' and this graphic novel is an incredible realization of that vision", said Dafna Pleban, Senior Editor, BOOM! Studios. 

"Dana Gould and Chad Lewis have brought a new dimension to the story you only think you know, delivering a timely, ambitious and unflinching original graphic novel perfect for every reader, whether a long time fan or new to these characters..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Planet Of The Apes"...