Snake Plissken, the anti-hero of Escape From New York
and Escape From L.A.
played by Kurt Russell
, is mounting a multimedia comeback this spring in the form of a comic book series and a new animated feature film. According to The Hollywood Reporter
, Russell will lend his voice to the pic, which is being targeted for release in 2004. A special edition DVD of Escape from New York
also is in the works.