The Metabaron character was created by legendary artist Moebius and writer Alejandro Jodorowsky in The Incal , and was later spun-off into his own international bestselling series, The Metabarons, with art by Juan Gimenez. The new series The Metabaron is a collaboration between Alejandro Jodorowsky and Jerry Frissen, exhibiting the work of talented artists including Valentin Secher, Niko Henrichon and Esad Ribić.
Writer/director/ producer David S. Goyer ( Man of Steel, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice ) called The Metabarons: “The greatest work of graphic fiction ever produced,” and it has sold millions of copies globally.
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About the Author
Alejandro Jodorowsky (also known as Alexandro Jodorowsky) is a Chilean film and theatre director, screenwriter, playwright, actor, comic book writer, author, poet, mime, musician, and spiritual guru. He is best known for his avant-garde, cult films, such as El Topo , Dune (even though never made) or the recent Endless Poetry. Since penning The Incal with Jean "Mœbius" Giraud, Jodorowsky continued writing top selling comic books with a wide variety of Europe's most talented artists, such as The White Lama (with Bess), The Metabarons (with Gimenez), The Technopriests (with Janjetov), and most recently Bouncer (with Boucq).
Jerry Frissen (born Thierry Frissen in Belgium) is an American comic book writer and toy and graphic designer. He is the senior graphic designer at Humanoids as well as the author of several best-selling graphic novels, including the anthology comic book series Lucha Libre ( Unfabulous Five, The Tikitis ), The Zombies That Ate The World ( The Z Word ) and the new cycle of the internationally acclaimed series The Metabarons, co-written with Alejandro Jodorowsky and illustrated by Valentin Sécher, Niko Henrichon and Esad Ribic, under the title The Metabaron. In addition to his work on The Metabaron, Jerry Frissen is also the author of the sci-fi thriller Exo (March 2018).
Niko Henrichon is a Canadian comic artist most known for Pride of Baghdad (Vertigo) and Noah (Image), the former earning him an Eisner nomination for Best Penciller/Inker. He has also worked on Fables, New X-Men, Sandman and Spiderman, in addition to his covers of Fantasic Four and X-Men.