Comic Book Artist Phil Noto Drew A Stunning Poster For "Star Wars: The Force Awakens"

Everything about this is perfect—even the weird new lightsaber.There are a huge number of things that make Star Wars unique in terms of how movies are marketed—but one that doesn't get discussed much is the fact that the series' posters and one-sheets, rather than being photoshopped assemblages of actor headshots, have been hand-illustrated. That's true of the iconic early images from painters Greg and Tim Hildebrandt, and of the '90s-and-beyond designs painted by artist Drew Struzan. While the currently retired Struzan has been rumored to return to the series for the JJ Abrams-helmed sequel trilogy, another artist has made a strong case for a new vision for the job.Read Full Story Continue reading at 'Fast Company'

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