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Gene Colan (1926–2011)


Long-time comic book artist, perhaps best known for his work at Marvel. At that company, Gene drew a revival of the Sub-Mariner in the mid-1960s; took over from artist Don Heck on Iron Man; took over from John Romita Sr. on Daredevil; spent time drawing Captain America; and launched a successful Marvel adaptation of Dracula. Fans appreciate his ... See full bio »

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Known For

Blade II Writer
(2002)
(2004)
Blade Additional Crew
(1998)
Blade Writer

Filmography

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  Blade (characters) (pre-production)
 2023 The Marvels (based on the character created by) (filming)
 2021 The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (TV Mini Series) (created by: Sam Wilson/The Falcon - 6 episodes)
- One World, One People (2021) ... (created by: Sam Wilson/The Falcon)
- Truth (2021) ... (created by: Sam Wilson/The Falcon)
- The Whole World Is Watching (2021) ... (created by: Sam Wilson/The Falcon)
- Power Broker (2021) ... (created by: Sam Wilson/The Falcon)
- The Star-Spangled Man (2021) ... (created by: Sam Wilson/The Falcon)
 2019-2020 Union Jack (TV Series) (characters created by: Edith Harker - 5 episodes)
- Family (2020) ... (characters created by: Edith Harker)
- Blood (2019) ... (characters created by: Edith Harker)
- Fate (2019) ... (characters created by: Edith Harker)
- Faith (2019) ... (characters created by: Edith Harker)
- Tradition (2019) ... (characters created by: Edith Harker)
 2018 Batman: The Dark Knight (Short) (characters)
 2017 Disneyland Resort: Guardians of the Galaxy - Mission Breakout! (Video short) (1969 comic book created by, uncredited)
 2014 Ultimate Spider-Man (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Return of the Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) ... (1969 comic book, uncredited)
 2012 Young Justice (TV Series) (comic book: "Silverblade" - 1 episode)
- Image (2012) ... (comic book: "Silverblade" - segment "Hello, Megan!", uncredited)
 2011 Blade (TV Mini Series) (comics - 12 episodes)
- Partner (2011) ... (comics)
- Teacher's and Student's Bonds (2011) ... (comics)
 2006 Blade: The Series (TV Series) (comic book - 1 episode)
- Death Goes On (2006) ... (comic book)
 2004 Blade: Trinity (character)
 2002 Blade II (character)
 1980 Tomb of Dracula (TV Movie) (comic book series "Tomb of Dracula")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He's a noted comic book artist best known for his work on the Marvel comics series "Daredevil" and "Tomb of Dracula". which included creation of the character, Blade.

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Official Sites:

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Alternate Names:

Adam Austin | Eugene Colan

Spouse:

Adrienne Colan  (her death)  (2 children) | See more »
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Trivia:

Began working for Marvel Comics in 1965 as "Adam Austin". He did not use his real name, because he was still doing work for DC Comics, and was afraid he'd be fired for freelancing with a competitor. However, when he moved over to Marvel full-time after a few months, he reverted to his real name.

Star Sign:

Virgo

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