Home > Tintin turns 90: Belgium's boy reporter celebrates nine decades of comic adventures

News
Tintin turns 90: Belgium's boy reporter celebrates nine decades of comic adventures

Description

He's looking remarkably youthful but Hergé’s comic book creation, Tintin, celebrates his 90th birthday this week. The star of one of the 20th century’s best-selling series of graphic novels still has a few secrets; we learn more about "The Adventures of Tintin" thanks to a die-hard fan. Also, France's literary bad boy launches his latest novel, as Michel Houellebecq’s somewhat prophetic "Serotonin" hits the shelves.

Added on the 11/01/2019 15:05:19 - Copyright : France 24 EN

To customise your video :

Or Create an account

More videos on the subject

  • Cast Of Boys Meets World Reunites For Special Appearance

    The cast of Boy Meets World became beloved to fans over the course of its seven seasons, and it's always great to see them come together. Whether that be in new projects (like the spinoff Girls Meets World) or at conventions, fans treasure the opportunities to see Cory, Topanga, Shawn, Eric, and Mr. Feeny in the same place. Thankfully fans at Emerald City Comic Con had the chance to do just that, though if you weren't there to see it in person this awesome photo is the next best thing.

    19/03/2019 - Wochit
  • Tintin Drawing Sells For Record Price At Paris Auction

    A rare Tintin drawing from one of the character's most famous comic books, "Explorers on the Moon," sold on Saturday for a record $1.64 million at a Paris auction house. This is a record sale for a single cartoon drawing. The record-breaking drawing is drawn in Chinese ink by Belgian cartoonist Herge, showcasing Tintin, the fearless reporter, with his white dog Snowy and friend Captain Haddock. The trio are in spacesuits walking on the moon, looking at Earth.

    19/11/2016 - Wochit
  • Bret "The Hitman" Hart Celebrates His 59th Birthday Today

    (Photo: WWE) Happy birthday to the best there is. Bret Hart, a seven-time world champion and is the longest-reigning WWF Champion of the 1990's. Paul Heyman once called Bret's body of work "so spectacular that it is beyond comprehension how brilliant a career he enjoyed." He was the second WWE Triple Crown Champion capturing all three of the company's major titles before winning their world title in 1992 against Ric Flair, and the first person to win the WCW and WWE Triple Crown title. He joined the World Wrestling Federation in 1985 and quickly won the World Tag Team Championship alongside Jim "The Anvil" Neidhart as The Hart Foundation.

    03/07/2016 - Wochit
  • What is Peter Jackson Working on?

    It has been almost five years since Steven Spielberg's cult-favorite feature length animated adaptation of The Adventures of Tintin hit the screen. Since the film's release, there has been talk of a sequel. The film's co-producer, Peter Jackson, made it clear he wanted to produce a Tin Tin sequel after completing The Hobbit trilogy.

    30/06/2016 - Wochit
  • Les déclarations de revenus se feront désormais sur Internet

    Chaque contribuable a commencé à recevoir ses déclarations de revenus 2018. Il est désormais obligatoire de les renvoyer par Internet sauf dans les zones blanches. Remplir ces déclarations présentent toutefois une différence notamment à cause des prélèvements à la source. Quoi qu'il en soit, déclarer ses impôts reste obligatoire pour tous. La date butoir est fixée entre le 21 mai et le 4 juin 2019 selon les départements. Ce sujet a été diffusé dans le journal télévisé de 13h du 10/04/2019 présenté par Jean-Pierre Pernaut sur TF1. Vous retrouverez au programme du JT de 13h du 10 avril 2019 des reportages sur l'actualité politique économique, internationale et culturelle, des analyses et rebonds sur les principaux thèmes du jour, des sujets en régions ainsi que des enquêtes sur les sujets qui concernent le quotidien des Français.

    10/04/2019 - LCI