Russ Braun has been named as the artist of Garth Ennis' new creator-owned title Jimmy's Bastards from AfterShock Comics. Scheduled to debut June 14, Jimmy's Bastards is framed as a humorous take on a James Bond-esque spy with his various indescretions coming back to haunt him.
Jimmy's Bastards reunites Ennis and Braun after working on Battlefields, The Boys, Marvel's Where Monsters Dwell, and the recent A Train Called Love.
Here is the full solicitation for the debut issue:
JIMMY’S BASTARDS #1 / $3.99 / 32 pages / Color
writer: Garth Ennis
artist: Russ Braun
color: John Kalisz
letterer: Rob Steen
cover “A”: Dave Johnson
cover “B”: Russ Braun
Item Code: APR171220
In Shops: JUNE 14, 2017
Jimmy Regent, Britain’s number one super-spy, has got it all: intrigue, adventure, a license to shoot whoever he likes and beautiful women falling at his feet. He also has a new partner who isn’t quite as impressed by Jimmy as all other women appear to be. Now, there’s a price to pay for Jimmy’s multiple romantic conquests — the results of which are about to come calling in the worst possible way…
From the creator and writer of Preacher and The Boys comes the brand-new series that HAD to be told at AfterShock Comics.