Official Press Release
San Diego, CA, March 16, 2004. The popular CBS talk show The Late, Late, Show With Craig Kilborn was the latest national media outlet to spotlight an IDW Publishing book. This time it was The Shield.
Monday March 15th, Kilborn had Michael Chiklis, star of the FX Network hit The Shield, on the show. The comic book's cover and interior pages were shown during the interview with Chiklis.
"This is the kind of thing that we strive for at IDW," said IDW's VP of Sales and Marketing Beau Smith. "To get comic books shoved into as many faces as possible, and bring new non-traditional buyers into the comic stores."
Retailers can order more of all five issues of The Shield: Spotlight, available now:
The Shield: Spotlight #1 (NOV032416)
The Shield: Spotlight #2 (DEC032521)
The Shield: Spotlight #3 (JAN042525)
The Shield: Spotlight #4 (FEB042476)
The Shield: Spotlight #5 (MAR042668)
The Shield: Spotlight is a five issue miniseries written by Jeff Mariotte, with art by Jean Diaz.
IDW PUBLISHING is a division of Idea + Design Works, LLC, a revolutionary creative service company with a wide range of clients. Among IDW's titles are CBS's CSI: Crime Scene Investigation; Steve Niles and Ben Templesmith's 30 Days of Night and its sequels, Dark Days and Return to Barrow; Ashley Wood's Lore; CVO: Covert Vampiric Operations; and Steve Niles' Wake The Dead, Remains, Aleister Arcane, and Hyde. Columbia Pictures has optioned the movie rights to 30 Days of Night, with Sam Raimi attached to produce. Konami is producing a video game based on CVO: Covert Vampiric Operations. Dimension Films has optioned the movie rights to Wake The Dead and Hyde.