Selena Gomez and Twilight’s Taylor Lautner are among the celebrities set to get “Special Edition” graphic novel treatment in August from Bluewater Productions. FAME: Michael Jackson, FAME: Selena Gomez, FAME: Black Eyed Peas, FAME: Taylor Lautner and FAME: Britney Spears — all sell-out issues — will be re-released with new covers, additional artwork, story content and new covers to expand each edition to nearly 40-pages.
Check out the covers for the Special Editoions below, and read on for more information:
FAME: MICHAEL JACKSON Special Edition
Release Date: August 2011
Writer: Wey-Yuih Loh
Pencils: Giovanni P. Timpano
In time for the King of Pop’s birthday. Michael Jackson’s reign as the King of Pop is celebrated in the latest biographical comic book from Bluewater Productions. The newest addition to the publisher’s critically acclaimed library features a cover and foreword by artist and friend of Jackson’s Giuseppe Mazzola. The life of the world’s most popular entertainer was infused with fantasy and tragedy. His discography is legendary. His legacy is complicated and unparalleled. This special graphic novel edition has a bunch of extras.
FAME: SELENA GOMEZ Special Edition
Release Date: September 2011
Writer: Marc Shapiro
Pencils: Alex Lopez
Selena Gomez is young, talented and she’s dating Justin Bieber!!! It’s been a meteoric rise from girl next door to Queen of the popular music world and Bluewater has the whole story in the upcoming ’Selena Gomez: Young At Heart’ written by Marc Shapiro with art by Alex Lopez. Selena Gomez: Young At Heart will set young fans hearts a twitter. This special graphic novel edition has a bunch of extras.
FAME: BLACK EYED PEAS Special Edition
Release Date: September 2011
Writer: Zach Sherman
Pencils: Kristopher Smith
They’ve transcended their vigilant hip-hop roots and have become a global phenomenon, the likes of which the music world has rarely seen and after their tremendous Grammy win, a young hip-hop-hopeful learns just what it takes to become the best while retracing the defining events in each of the band member’s funkadelic lives. This special graphic novel edition has a bunch of extras.
FAME: TAYLOR LAUTNER Special Edition
Release Date: November 2011
Writer: Kimberly Sherman
Pencils: Warren Martineck
In time for “Twilight” Breaking Dawn”. From a background in extreme martial arts to packing on 30 pounds of muscle for his portrayal as a “shapeshifter,” Taylor Lautner is as close to a super hero as any human can become. This fresh, lighthearted biography features artwork by Warren Martineck, down to Lautner’s dazzling smile and chiseled features. This special graphic novel edition has a bunch of extras.
FAME: BRITNEY SPEARS Special Edition
Release Date: December 2011
Writer: Patrick McCray
Pencils: Ricardo Jaime
Britney Spears — the most famous superstar of the 21st century. What does it take to reach those heights in the Internet Age? What are the hidden costs when every move makes the headlines? More than an entertainment powerhouse. More than a dancer and musician. Britney Spears is a survivor! This special graphic novel edition has a bunch of extras.