Ferrier, Malhotra smuggle ‘Narcos’ into comics

IDW Publishing will publish a four-issue miniseries set in the Netflix show’s first season.

Netflix’s Narcos will make the jump from the streaming giant to comics this April, as IDW Publishing as announced plans to make a comic book based on the popular TV show.

Ryan Ferrier and Vic Malhotra have been enlisted to create a four-issue miniseries that “introduces new dangers for DEA agents Steve Murphy and Javier Peña to face, while at the same time, El Patrón must contend with a dangerous threat to his drug empire.”

“I’m thrilled to take fans new and old into a deeper, unseen story from the volatile, teeth-gritting world of Narcos,” Ferrier said in a press release. “I’m even more excited to bring this to life alongside Vic Malhotra, whose immense talent and style will show us a new side of Narcos — one with dangerously high stakes and a new, chaotic presence that will affect the DEA, the Cartels, Don Pablo himself, and all of Colombia.”

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Superheroes Decoded, Part 2

The History Channel explores superheroes in a two-night documentary featuring Stan Lee, Brad Meltzer, George R.R. Martin and more.

The second part of the documentary will “examine the American rebel and how sometimes being a hero means breaking the rules,” and will include Black Panther, X-Men, Hulk, Luke Cage and more.

Superheroes Decoded, Part 1

The History Channel explores superheroes in a two-night documentary featuring Stan Lee, Brad Meltzer, George R.R. Martin and more.

The first part of the documentary will “explore the making of the iconic American superhero,” including the creation of Superman, Batman, Captain America, Wonder Woman, Spider-Man and beyond, and span the time period From World War II and Vietnam to Watergate and 9/11.