It’s not unusual to find musicians writing comic books: Everyone from My Chemical Romance’s Gerard Way to Coheed and Cambria frontman Claudio Sanchez have dabbled in graphic novels. But rocker Glenn Danzig (of The Misfits and Danzig fame) has been publishing adult-oriented horror comics through his Verotik imprint since the early ’90s. And now Satanika— one of his most popular creations — is coming to the big screen, courtesy of music video and feature helmer Thomas Mignone (On the Doll).
With Satanika, Danzig teamed with artist Simon Bisley (Batman, Heavy Metal) for an extreme adults-only horror comic reminiscent of the work of fantasy great Frank Frazetta. A release date has yet to be set for the movie, but one thing’s for sure: Danzig will be publishing comics long after the young whipper-snapper rockers have moved on to the next hot side project.Read More