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Dion Floyd boards The Elevator today ready to pitch 'Immortal Kiss'...
ELEVATOR (E): Describe 'Immortal Kiss' in two sentences or less.
DION FLOYD (DF): Two Chicago PD Homicide Detectives investigate a murder outside a nightclub on New Years Day. What they don't know is Chicago's newest serial killer is a vampire.
E: If you were to compare 'Immortal Kiss' to a movie or TV show what would it be?
DF: 'CSI' meets 'Law and Order' meets 'Blade'.
E :Why do you think 'Immortal Kiss' would translate to film/TV/animation?
DF: The marriage of characters and story would make for an interesting horror film or Made for Cable mini series or film. I would love to see Alex Proyas direct an adaptation of it, that would be very cool!
E: How can folks find your comic?
DF: Immortal Kiss is produced by Graphic Illusions Studios. There are select retailers carrying the books and we're always looking for more who want to. The book can also be ordered online through the Graphic Illusions Studios website: www.gistudios.com
E: How can folks learn more about you and your work?
DF: They can also log on to the Graphic Illusions Studios website: www.gistudios.com
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