Kurt Busiek has been writing comics professionally since three days before he graduated from college in 1982, when he sold a Tales of the Green Lantern Corps backup story that appeared in Green Lantern #162. Since then, he's worked on just about everything from Action Comics to Zot!, including runs on Avengers, Superman, Conan and others, and has co-created Thunderbolts, The Autumnlands, Arrowsmith and more. He's best known for his work on the multiple-award-winning Marvels and Astro City.
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is an American comic book colorist who lives in Ireland and works for DC, Marvel, Valiant, and Image comic book publishers. She has colored Pretty Deadly
, The Manhattan Projects
, Moon Knight
, The Vision
, Nowhere Men
, among other titles.
Bellaire is credited with starting the "Comics are for everybody" initiative to make the comic book community more inclusive and compassionate.
In 2014, Bellaire was nominated for an Eisner award for best cover artist for her collaboration on The Wake
with Sean Murphy. In addition, she also received a nomination for Best Coloring award for her work on various titles, which she won.