Iconic Monty Python Comedy Group Gets Comic Book Treatment

Mon, April 7th, 2014 at 3:38pm PDT | Updated: April 8th, 2014 at 12:42pm

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Bluewater Productions announced plans to release a new comic book biography on the life of pop-culture icons Monty Python who will be part of the popular Comics series.

Comics: Monty Python is released this week. The 32-page comic book will be available in print & digital. Written by Chris Canibano with art by Juan Luis Rincón.

The groundbreaking comedy troupe that changed comedy forever is now immortalized in comic book form. Its....Comics: Monty Python's Flying Circus, follows the group from it's members various beginnings on the college stage to their pioneering television show, movies, breakup and their triumphant reformation.

“I'm a big fan of Monty Python since I was a child. I have everything of the group in DVD published in Spain (my country) and I like their unique sense of humor ... I love Life of Brian, Holy Grail, the gag about football match between philosophers of Greece and Germany, Johann von Gambolputty Ausfern, the Spanish Inquisition” said artist Juan Luis Rincón.

"The best part of working on the book, was being able to watch all of the old movies and T.V. skits again. They still hold up to this day and you can definitely see how they have influenced modern entertainment." Chris Canibano

You can download this title on Wowio, ComiXology, DriveThru Comics, Google Play, My Digital Comics, Overdrive, Iverse, iTunes, Kindle, Biblioboard, ComicBin, Comicblender.com, Nook, Kobo and wherever eBooks are sold.

Bluewater has focused on other comedians in the past such as Sam Kinison, George Carlin, Saturday Night Live and more. Also out this week is a Tribute to Kurt Cobain and Fame: Tyler Perry.

Bluewater Comics biography comic book series has been featured on CNN, The Today Show and in Billboard, Rolling Stone, BET, People Magazine as well as many other publication and media outlets.

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