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Frank Miller (II)


Frank Miller was born in Olney, Maryland, to a nurse mother and a carpenter and electrician father, and was raised in Montpelier, Vermont. He is of Irish descent. Miller was a big comics writer/artist in the '70s and '80s. He wrote and penciled the Marvel series "Daredevil" for a long time. His friend, Klaus Janson, inked. He also wrote two ... See full bio »

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 2014 Gotham (TV Series) (characters: Sarah Essen - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2014) ... (characters: Sarah Essen - uncredited)
 2014 Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (graphic novels) / (written by)
 2014 300: Rise of an Empire (graphic novel "Xerxes")
 2013 Batman: Arkham Origins (Video Game) (characters: Commissioner Gillian B. Loeb & S.W.A.T. Lieutenant Howard Branden - uncredited)
 2013 The Punisher: No Mercy (Short) (characters)
 2013 Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2 (Video) (comic book)
 2012 Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1 (Video) (comic book)
 2012 Sin City: The Hard Goodbye (Short) (graphic novel)
 2011 Batman: Year One (Video) (graphic novel)
 2008 The Spirit (screenplay)
 2007 300: March to Glory (Video Game) (graphic novel)
 2006 300 (graphic novel)
 2005 Sin City (graphic novels)
 2005 Elektra (comic book characters)
 2004 Rats: A Sin City Yarn (Short) (graphic novel)
 1999 Big Guy and Rusty the Boy Robot (TV Series) (creator)
 1998 The New Batman Adventures (TV Series) (book "Batman: The Dark Knight Returns" - 1 episode)
- Legends of the Dark Knight (1998) ... (book "Batman: The Dark Knight Returns")
 1993 RoboCop versus The Terminator (Video Game) (comic book series)
 1993 RoboCop 3 (screenplay) / (story)
 1992 RoboCop 3 (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 1990 RoboCop 2 (screenplay) / (story)
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Drew and later wrote for the Daredevil comic series for Marvel comics. He also wrote the spin off mini series Electra: Assasin and the graphic novel Electra Lives. He also drew the first Wolverine mini-Series for Marvel Comics. See more »

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4 Interviews | 4 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Height:

6' 1½" (1.87 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on Batman Begins (2005)] "I totally thought they did a damned good job. It was the first "Batman' movie I've genuinely liked. I sat there, I watched it, and I came out of there going, 'Well done, man.' Sure, they used my stuff - they used everybody's stuff, but they used my stuff a lot - but they did it well, and that's all I care about. It was Batman. What I mean by that is, I thought the ... See more »

Trivia:

Has told in several interviews that he got the inspiration for the "noir and gritty experience" of all his comics (especially Sin City) from noir writers Mickey Spillane, Raymond Chandler and Dashiell Hammett. The pacing was very influenced by the Lone Wolf & Cub manga by Goseki Kojima & Kazuo Koike. See more »

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His heroes are often extremely moral individuals surviving in a cruel environment See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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