SDCC (audio): Jack Kirby’s Consciousness, Roger Zelanzny’s Lord or Light, Barry Ira Geller and the Real Argo
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On the panel was Barry Ira Geller and Mike Royer. Barry talked about
Kirby’s and Royer’s involvement in the Lord of Light project. Barry
announced that Lord of Light is being produced as a television series.
Barry said 80% of the movie Argo was not true. They played 2 clips from
CIA Agent Mendez regarding the Argo plan that Barry said was true. Barry
mentioned he talked to the son’s of the Iranian revolution and they told
him that Jack’s artwork made them believe the Hollywood production was
real. Royer said he could tell that the Lord of Light was special to
Kirby by the work he put into the drawings. They talked about specific
pieces of art and plugged a kickstarter to make 3D versions of the Lord
of Light figures.