Comics fans and artists have a new YouTube show to get excited about as Drawn & Cornered is set to debut tomorrow July 4, 2020, featuring deep-dive comic book interviews with comic book artists. Hosted by N.A. Razzak, interviews will focus on the best artists in the industry as well as up and coming comic book artists. The new show is in partnership with comics writer Lonnie Nadler who is also the co-creator. The studio is dubbed “A Filthy Lot” and can be subscribed to here.
The very first guest will be Simon Roy who is known for works like Prophet, and Protector. If that doesn’t sound good enough, drawings from the show will then be auctioned off, with proceeds going to a charity of the artist’s choosing.
For all the details about Drawn & Cornered, the studio, and more you can read the full press release below.
A new Vancouver based YouTube Studio
New Vancouver Based YouTube Studio “A Filthy Lot” Introduces The “Deep Dive” Comics Show Fans Have Been Waiting For.
Featuring deep dive interviews with some of the comic industries’ best artists, Drawn & Cornered goes beyond the typical interview show.
Drawn & Cornered is a new web-series from Vancouver based content studio “A Filthy Lot entertainment” where host N.A. Razzak will be interviewing both established and up and coming comics artists, while they draw a piece suggested by a viewer. The drawings will then be auctioned off, with proceeds going to a charity of the artist’s choosing. The first episode will air on A Filthy Lot’s YouTube channel on July 4, 2020, featuring guest Simon Roy (Prophet, Protector).
Drawn & Cornered is a partnership between N.A. Razzak and Co-Creator Lonnie Nadler, a veteran comic book writer who’s works have included independent books such as The Dregs and Come Into Me, and Marvel Comics’ Cable, and The Marvellous X-Men. The two met while working on set in the local film industry and bonded over their shared love of comic books. Razzak says of his co-creator, “Over the years I’ve come to really admire him for chasing his dream of writing and creating comics.”
Born out of show creator N.A. Razzak’s deep and lifelong love for comics, Drawn & Cornered is his homage to medium that has meant so much to him. Razzak says of his inspiration to create the show; “ By he time I was fifteen I had lived in four cities across three countries and two continents, so I was used to change; be it location, school, friends, etc. One of the only constants in my life, aside from my immediate family, was comic books. I could always find a comic shop and my dad was always accommodating of my addiction to art and storytelling, so wherever we were in the world, he always took me to the shops and would buy me comics.”
About A Filthy Lot Entertainment
A Filthy Lot Entertainment is a start up streaming content studio making “Nerd culture” content for YouTube. Based out of the Aja Tan Studios in North Vancouver, and having been founded in 2019, A Filthy Lot has grown to over 60 staff, making AFL one of, if not the largest studios in the world devoted solely to creating content for YouTube.
With a diverse range of content in the pipeline from live-streamed DJ & talk shows, a drag baking show, to sketch comedy, to an over the top Dungeons & Dragon’s roleplaying show AFL will be making something for everyone.
See more from A Filthy Lot at www.youtube.com/afilthylot