Wyonna Earp, a comic book first introduced in 1996 created by Beau Smith is headed towards a spring television debut on the Syfy network. The comic was published by IDW in 2003, and CBR announced a brand new series shipping in February in advance of the show’s debut. The new comic is written by Smith with art from Lora Innes (The Dreamer.)
CBR noted that the comic is changing styles to fit more in line with the upcoming television show. IDW, the comic’s publisher is also producing the Wyonna Earp Syfy series with SEVEN24 Films. The show stars Melanie Scrofano (RoboCop.) Emily Andras (Lost Girl) is serving as both executive producer and showrunner.
Wyonna Earp was originally published by Image Comics. Earp’s father Wyatt Earp, was a top agent working for a unit called The Monster Squad. Earp battles supernatural threats as an agent following in her father’s footsteps. Wyonna Earp: The Yeti Wars was the last published comic starring the heroine. The series was crafted by IDW available for purchase in a collection.
Wynonna Earp #1 (February 2016)
Beau Smith (w) • Lora Innes (a & c) • Valentine’s Day Card Variant Chris Evenhuis (c) • Photo Variant
The US Marshals Black Badge division has been fighting back against supernatural threats for decades. But even the toughest werewolf, most bloodthirsty vampire, or grisliest zombie knows there’s one agent to avoid at all cost: Wynonna Earp. Descended from the legendary Wyatt Earp, Wynonna is dead set on bringing the unnatural to justice! Beau Smith returns with artist Lora Innes (The Dreamer) to bring readers a chilling, new Wynonna Earp adventure! And look for the all-new television show premiering in Spring 2016!
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