Ozuna ventures into the world of comics.
The Puerto Rican hitmaker is teaming up with Sumerian Comics to produce an “action-packed” graphic novel that has yet to be titled. “I love collaborating to take my creativity to new and interesting places,” Ozuna said in a statement. “I’m so excited to partner with the talented team at Sumerian and create something new, exciting and fun for my fans and my culture.”
Details of the upcoming project are still being worked out, but fans can expect an “action-thriller manga inspired by characters like James Bond and Xander ‘XXX’ Cage,” according to a press release. Going forward, the plan is “to adapt Ozuna’s graphic novel into a feature film or TV series.”
“We are thrilled to partner with such a unique and accomplished musical artist as Ozuna for this project,” added Ash Avildsen, CEO of Sumerian Comics & Games, which recently acquired graphic novel publisher and game company Behemoth Comics. “What he has achieved with his music is nothing short of spectacular on a global scale and now we will see the power of his storytelling as we work alongside him to bring it to life. meaningful and innovative that denotes the beginning of a new frontier for Sumerian.
The partnership with Ozuna — overseen by Foundation Media and Simran A. Singh (by Singh, Singh & Trauben, LLP) in collaboration with The Blueprint Group — will be the company’s first graphic novel project with a Latin artist.
First Look at Graphic Novel Artwork Produced by Ozuna: