Thursday, 15 January 2015

Daily Doodle : The Letter F

Well now, what can I say about today's quick bit of artwork by me. Every now and again somebody will write something that's then turned into a movie. Designers and set builders are then brought in to create the look and feel of the characters and environments etc. Once in a while something incredible happens where a character is so incredible on screen that it transcends being just a simple movie character and becomes iconic and a thing of legend. Robbie the Robot did when it first appeared in "The Forbidden Planet", H.R.Giger's Alien did when it stalked the corridors of the Nostromo in "Alien" and the character I chose to sketch today did when he started to invade the dreams of teenaders in the 80's. He's now recognised as one of the all time great characters from horror films and can hold his head up high and stand alongside Frankenstein's Monster, Dracula, the Creature from the Black Lagoon and many many more. Today's letter is "F" and it stands for Freddy ...