News from UPI.com:
LONDON, Aug. 15 (UPI) – British actor and filmmaker David Oyelowo is to narrate the audiobook edition of the forthcoming official James Bond novel Trigger Mortis by Anthony Horowitz.
Other U.K. acting talents who have narrated 007 adventures include Dominic West, Kenneth Branagh, Hugh Bonneville, Tom Hiddleston and Rosamund Pike.
Oyelowo is best known for his work in the films The Last King of Scotland, Lincoln, Jack Reacher, The Butler and Selma.
“I consider it a huge honor to be asked to narrate this wonderful book. Anthony Horowitz has crafted a taut thriller with a fascinating cast of characters and stunning action sequences that I am relishing bringing to life. It is an acting challenge as exciting to me as any I have faced on stage or screen. I get to play James Bond! It doesn’t get much better than that,” Oyelowo said in a statement.
“What an honor to have an actor as talented as David to read my take on James Bond. He has a brilliant voice and talent for bringing out the nuances of dialogue and characters. He will do marvels with the audiobook of Tr……………. continues on UPI.com
News from Comic Book Movie:
The popularity of audio books has seen a steady increase through the years whether listening while commuting or during your morning run, they are a popular option for the busy multitasker in search of quality entertainment.
Now Marvel Entertainment is joining the party with Ms. Marvel Volume 1: No Normal a comic based on Marvel’s first Muslim American super hero Kamala Khan. Ms. Marvel is their first published title to be adapted into audiobook form, and tells the story of a New Jersey teen who acquires extraordinary powers. She soon discovers that this new gift may be dangerous and more than she can handle. How will the spunky young hero respond to this new responsibility.
Put together by GraphicAudio.net the story follows the first 5 issues of the Mr. Marvel comic series, and while this isn’t Marvels first collaboration with GraphicAudio Ms. Marvel it the first ad……………. continues on Comic Book Movie