Wham, Bam, Thank You Islam!


Wham! Bam! Islam! is the name of a new PBS documentary looking at the success of The 99 series, in comics and cartoon, superheroes inspired by the 99 names of God in Islam. Directed by Isaac Solotaroff, it airs on October 13th and looks at the journey of Dr. Naif Al-Mutawa, a Kuwaiti psychologist, in making this mission a reality, through concept, cartoons, DC Comics and now theme parks, all the time while being attacked by the Christian Right in the US and Islamic fundamentalists closer to home…

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