Monday, February 3, 2014
Jennifer Lawrence Gets Animated in a New Comic Book Biography
Bluewater Productions announced plans to release a new comic book biography on the life of Academy Award winning actress Jennifer Lawrence. Lawrence, also recently nominated for Supporting Actress for her role in American Hustle, will be part of the popular Fame series.
Fame: Jennifer Lawrence is released this week. The 32-page comic book will be available in print, digital and for the first time in Bluewater’s history as animated interactive comic book.
May the odds be ever in Jennifer Lawrence's favor. Bluewater Productions popular line of biography comic books continues with Fame: Jennifer Lawrence. Join writer Michael Troy and artist Ben Eargle for an exploration of Jennifer's career from starring in successful X-men and Hunger Games franchises to winning a best actress Oscar for her celebrated role in Silver Lining's Playbook to her Oscar nomination in American Hustle.
The comic book features three unique covers each exclusively through Nook, Kindle or iTunes. Iordan Terziiski illustrated the Nook cover, Kindle by Jaume Font and iTunes cover by Ben Eargle.
"Jennifer Lawrence is a true inspiration as a talented actress and a down to earth young woman with amazing wit. I was happy to tell her tale." says writer Michael Troy.
"It was a lot of fun working on the book just because Jennifer is such an interesting person. All the different actors and actresses that she has worked with provided a lot of interesting material. She's a very animated person, which works with my style!” Ben Eargle.
Bluewater is taking comic books to a new level by teaming up with Authorly to develop its first animated interactive comic book.
Fame: Jennifer Lawrence was turned into an app with Authorly, a tool that turns static content into interactive digital applications. Jennifer Lawrence fans can now engage and interact with the story. Click on "audio hotspots" to hear sound effects play and swipe to navigate through Lawrence's journey toward an Oscar. Authorly apps include features such as narration, word-by-word highlighted text, audio and video hotspots, basic animation and movements, sound effects and background music, and more!
The app is available on iTunes, Google Play, and the Amazon Appstore for $2.99.
"We've loved getting the chance to bring Bluewater's exciting stories to life with Authorly. Working on titles such as Katy Perry, One Direction, Jennifer Lawrence, Julia Child, and Dorian Gray has been fun and we can't wait for readers to enjoy these stories as interactive apps! It's been a real win-win situation...we've helped Bluewater create some really fun, engaging apps, Bluewater has helped us gain exposure, and the readers and fans will get great content that they can now enjoy on their smartphones and tablets!" said Chris Whitman, CEO, Authorly.
Print copies of FAME Jennifer Lawrence can be ordered for $3:99 at Comic Flea Market here
You can download this title on Wowio, ComiXology, DriveThru Comics, Google Play, My Digital Comics, Overdrive, Iverse, iTunes, Kindle, Biblioboard, ComicBin, Nook, Kobo and wherever eBooks are sold.
Bluewater has focused on other Academy Award winning actresses in the past such as Angelina Jolie, Cher, Elizabeth Taylor and more. Bluewater has also developed a biography comic book on Suzanne Collins the creator of the Hunger Games.
Go ahead, you know you want to buy it.