SDCC: DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCES UPCOMING RELEASE OF RETROSPECTIVE ART BOOK BASED ON THE HIT TNT SERIES, THE LIBRARIANS, FROM DEAN DEVLIN’S ELECTRIC ENTERTAINMENT
DYNAMITE ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCES UPCOMING RELEASE OF RETROSPECTIVE ART BOOK BASED ON THE HIT TNT SERIES, THE LIBRARIANS, FROM DEAN DEVLIN’S ELECTRIC ENTERTAINMENTSTANDALONE BOOK TO FOLLOW COMIC SERIES LAUNCHING IN SEPTEMBER!
July 19, 2017, Mt. Laurel, NJ: TNT’s hit television series The Librarians, from Dean Devlin’s Electric Entertainment, debuted as the most-watched cable network series launch in 2014 and has now entertained viewers for more than three years with its stunning cinematography, dramatic scenery, and dazzling costume designs. To celebrate the beauty behind the series’ production, Dynamite will now release an incredible retrospective that takes a behind-the-scenes look at the artistry of the show.
Based on TNT’s hit movie franchise, The Librarians centers on an ancient organization dedicated to protecting an unknowing world from the secret, magical reality hidden all around. Rebecca Romijn, Christian Kane, Lindy Booth and John Harlan Kim star in the series as protectors of the world’s mystical treasures with Emmy® winner John Larroquette as their reluctant caretaker. The series features Noah Wyle as Flynn Carsen, the character made popular in the original TV movies. The Librarians was the most watched cable series debut of 2014 and was recently renewed for its fourth season which will air this fall on TNT. The Librarians is executive produced by Dean Devlin, Marc Roskin, Noah Wyle, and Marco Schnabel. “The Librarians is a fun show with great adventure,” said Nick Barrucci, CEO and Publisher of Dynamite Entertainment. “The cast dynamics and premise are perfect for comic books, and I am thrilled that Dynamite Entertainment will have the opportunity to expand on this rich world in a series certain to reward longtime fans and newcomers alike!” Dynamite Entertainment’s beautiful retrospective of The Librarians will be released in 2018. Look for details on pricing, format, and release in the coming weeks, along with news of the new Librarians comic book series from Dynamite, coming to a comic shop near you this September!
About Dynamite Entertainment:
Dynamite was founded in 2004 and is home to several best-selling comic book titles and properties, including The Boys, The Shadow, Red Sonja, Warlord of Mars, Bionic Man, A Game of Thrones, and more. Dynamite owns and controls an extensive library with over 3,000 characters (which includes the Harris Comics and Chaos Comics properties), such as Vampirella, Pantha, Evil Ernie, Smiley the Psychotic Button, Chastity, and Peter Cannon: Thunderbolt. In addition to their critically-acclaimed titles and bestselling comics, Dynamite works with some of the most high-profile creators in comics and entertainment, including Kevin Smith, Alex Ross, Neil Gaiman, Andy Diggle, John Cassaday, Garth Ennis, Jae Lee, Marc Guggenheim, Mike Carey, Jim Krueger, Greg Pak, Brett Matthews, Matt Wagner, Gail Simone, Steve Niles, James Robinson, and a host of up-and-coming new talent. Dynamite is consistently ranked in the upper tiers of comic book publishers and several of their titles – including Alex Ross and Jim Krueger’s Project Superpowers – have debuted in the Top Ten lists produced by Diamond Comics Distributors. In 2005, Diamond awarded the company a GEM award for Best New Publisher and another GEM in 2006 for Comics Publisher of the Year (under 5%) and again in 2011. The company has also been nominated for and won several industry awards, including the prestigious Harvey and Eisner Awards.
About Electric Entertainment: Electric Entertainment is a Los Angeles based production, distribution, and post-production company. It is currently in production on the fourth season of THE LIBRARIANS for TNT and post-production on the feature BAD SAMARITAN, a thriller directed by Dean Devlin, starring David Tennant and produced by Devlin and his Electric Entertainment team of Marc Roskin and Rachel Olschan. The company’s GEOSTORM, which marks Devlin’s feature directorial debut, will be released by Warner Bros. this October. Devlin produced with Skydance Pictures’ David Ellison and Dana Goldberg and Electric’s Marc Roskin and Rachel Olschan.
For more information, visit http://www.ElectricEntertainment.com