AMERICAN VAMPIRE – STEPHEN KING
Yesterday, The Daily Beast put up an exclusive interview with Stephen King regarding the making of his first comic book, American Vampire. Yes, we know all about the Dark Tower comics, but this time, King is actually writing the scripts. In fact, much to his disappointment, DC Comics told him he couldn’t use thought bubbles anymore.
“I got this kind of embarrassed call from the editors saying, ‘Ah, Steve, we don’t do that anymore.’ ‘You don’t do that anymore?’ I said. ‘No, when the characters speak, they speak. If they’re thinking, you try to put that across in the narration, in the little narration boxes.’”
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What do you think about Stephen King’s American Vampire? I must admit I have a bit of a soft spot (hee *giggles*) for ‘traditional’ Vampires. I also like Mr King’s assessment on ‘sexiness’ of vampires (and hee to his thought bubbles comment). What do you think?
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