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Jaime Hernández













































About Jaime Hernández

Comic book writer known for his contributions to the series Love & Rockets. He s also worked for DC and The New Yorker.


Early life

He grew up reading comic books and was fond of Dennis the Menace and Archie.


Trivia

He s won more than a dozen awards for his work, mostly, but not entirely, for Love & Rockets.


Family of Jaime Hernández

He has five older siblings, four of whom are brothers.


Close associates of Jaime Hernández

Two of his brothers, Gilbert and Mario, also worked on Love & Rockets.





















Bill Finger













































About Bill Finger

Famous for co-creating DC Comics Batman character with artist Bob Kane, he also made major contributions to the development of Green Lantern. He was not recognized for his work until after his death but was awarded posthumous membership in both the Will Eisner Comic Book Hall of Fame and the Jack Kirby Hall of Fame.


Early life

Following his graduation from The Bronx, New York s DeWitt Clinton High School, he sold shoes before becoming a ghostwriter for Bob Kane s Clip Carson and Rusty comic strips.


Trivia

He penned an episode of the Batman television series and also contributed to the screenplays of the movies The Track of the Moon Beast, The Green Slime, and Death Comes to Planet Aytin.


Family of Bill Finger

Raised in both Denver, Colorado and New York, New York, he grew up with sisters named Gilda and Emily and was the son of Tessie Finger and the Austrian-born Louis Finger. With his first wife, Portia, Bill Finger had a son named Fred; his second marriage was to Lyn Simmons.


Close associates of Bill Finger

Fellow DC Comics artist Jerry Robinson created the annually presented comic book writers Bill Finger Award in Fingers honor.





















Becky Cloonan













































About Becky Cloonan

Comic book author who became the first woman to draw for Batman for DC Comics in 2012. She has more than 110,000 followers on her beckycloonan Instagram account. 


Early life

She went to New York s School of Visual Arts.


Trivia

She created Channel Zero: Jennie One in 2003 with Brian Wood. She has also drawn for Dark Horse Comics and Marvel.


Family of Becky Cloonan

She is good friends with Kris, who she was pictured beside in October 2017.


Close associates of Becky Cloonan

She and Joe Quesada are both comic book authors who have written for Batman.





















Stan Lee













































About Stan Lee

Marvel Comics writer, publisher, editor, and chairman who co-created Spider-Man, The Incredible Hulk , Iron Man, Thor, X-Men, and the Fantastic Four. 


Early life

He worked several part-time jobs in his youth, some of which included writing obituaries for newspapers and writing press releases for the National Tuberculosis Center. His uncle, Robbie Solomon, helped him get a job at Timely Comics as an assistant in 1939, which would eventually become Marvel Comics in 1960.


Trivia

He was born Stanley Martin Lieber, but chose to break his first name into two parts for his comic book pen name. He reserved his full name for his “more literary aspirations,” which never came to fruition.


Family of Stan Lee

His father was a dress cutter who could only find occasional work after the Great Depression destroyed his career. Stan married Joan Lee on December 5, 1947 and they had a daughter named J.C. Lee in 1950. Their second daughter, Jan, died shortly after delivery in 1953. 


Close associates of Stan Lee

He made many cameo appearances in Hollywood movies based on his characters, including in 2004 s Spider-Man 2, where he was a bystander in the crowd attacked by James Franco s character, the Green Goblin. 





















Stan Lee













































About Stan Lee

Marvel Comics writer, publisher, editor, and chairman who co-created Spider-Man, The Incredible Hulk , Iron Man, Thor, X-Men, and the Fantastic Four. 


Early life

He worked several part-time jobs in his youth, some of which included writing obituaries for newspapers and writing press releases for the National Tuberculosis Center. His uncle, Robbie Solomon, helped him get a job at Timely Comics as an assistant in 1939, which would eventually become Marvel Comics in 1960.


Trivia

He was born Stanley Martin Lieber, but chose to break his first name into two parts for his comic book pen name. He reserved his full name for his “more literary aspirations,” which never came to fruition.


Family of Stan Lee

His father was a dress cutter who could only find occasional work after the Great Depression destroyed his career. Stan married Joan Lee on December 5, 1947 and they had a daughter named J.C. Lee in 1950. Their second daughter, Jan, died shortly after delivery in 1953. 


Close associates of Stan Lee

He made many cameo appearances in Hollywood movies based on his characters, including in 2004 s Spider-Man 2, where he was a bystander in the crowd attacked by James Franco s character, the Green Goblin. 





















Haruichi Furudate













































About Haruichi Furudate

Japanese comic book and manga artist who is best recognized for their series Haikyu!!. They are also known for their series Playground in 2009 and Nisekoi and Haikyū Nisekyū!! from 2012. 


Early life

They first started gaining attention in 2008 when they won an award at the Jump Treasure Newcomer Manga Awards for their series King Kid in Weekly Shonen Jump. 


Trivia

They are also known for having played volleyball in Junior High School as a middle blocker. 


Family of Haruichi Furudate

They were born and raised in the Iwate Prefecture in Japan. He has a brother who is often discussed in his Weekly Shonen Jump series King Kid. 


Close associates of Haruichi Furudate

He had listed Eiichiro Oda as one of his favorite artists, especially his series One Piece.