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Luc Besson Believes Cara Delevingne Can Fly In Valerian Set Video

Director Luc Besson‘s Instagram account is currently dominated by photos from the set of his upcoming film Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, based on the comic series Pierre Christin and Jean-Claude Mézières. But his most recent post features a brief video of actress Cara Delevingne up on wires in the blue screen […]

Now Christophe Blain And Pierre Christin Withdraw From Angoulême Grand Prix Over Lack Of Female Nominees – Over A Quarter Of All Names

FranceTVinfo adds two more Angouleme Grand Prix nominees withdrawing their name from the prize in protest against no women being selected for the thirty-strong list French creators Christophe Blain, of Quai d’Orsay and Pierre Christin of Valerian have now joined Milo Manara, Etienne Davodeau, Charles Burns, Daniel Clowes, Riad Sattouf and Joann Sfar making a total of eight out of the thirty, over […]

Luc Besson Talks Valerian

While discussing the nature of his distribution company, director Luc Besson, of The Professional and Lucy fame, told Deadline a little bit about his ambitious project, Valerian. “This is such an adventure for me, and I know it’s really a turning point. This is a huge film. It’s expensive. It’s in 3D. It’s on IMAX,” he said […]

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Stan Lee Nominated For 2016 Angoulême Festival President

The list for the Angoulême Grand Prix has been published. Voted on by the Academy, the winner of the most prestigious ward in comic books is names the President of the next festival. This year it was won by Bill Watterson, after Alan Moore declined the honour. Nevertheless, he is nominated again, as well as for the first […]


Boycott Threatens To Disrupt Angoulême Grand Prix

The Grand Prix at Angoulême is the highest acclaim any comic book creator can receive in comics. Voted on by the Grand Prix Academy made up of acclaimed French comic book creators, the winner will become a member of the Academy and the president of next year’s Angoulême festival. Presented to authors whose work is […]