Steve Ditko (1927–2018)


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Steve Ditko was an American comics writer and artist of Rusyn descent. He is better known for co-creating the superheroes Spider-Man/Peter Parker and Doctor Strange/Stephen Strange for Marvel Comics. He created many other characters for various publishing companies. Among his better known creations are Blue Beetle/Ted Kord, Captain Atom/Allen Adam... See full bio »

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Spider-Man Writer
(2002)
Spider-Man 2 Writer
(2004)

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  The Sinister Six (characters) (announced)
  Web of Spider-Man (characters) (pre-production)
 2023 Kraven the Hunter (characters) (pre-production)
 2021 Spider-Man 4 Fan Film (based on the characters created by) (pre-production)
 2021 Spider-Man 4: Fan Film (comic book) (filming)
 2022 Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (based on the Marvel comics by) (post-production)
 2021 Spider-Man: No Way Home (based on the Marvel comic by) (post-production)
  New Warriors (TV Series) (characters created by: Squirrel Girl & Speedball - 2018) (completed)
 2021 Peter Parker (Short) (co-creator)
 2021 Bleu (Short) (co-creator)
 2017-2020 Spider-Man (TV Series) (based on the Marvel comics by - 57 episodes)
- Maximum Venom (2020) ... (based on the Marvel comics by)
- Generations (2020) ... (based on the Marvel comics by)
- Spider-Man Unmasked (2020) ... (based on the Marvel comics by)
- Vengeance of Venom (2020) ... (based on the Marvel comics by)
- Amazing Friends (2020) ... (based on the Marvel comics by)
 2019 Spider-Man: Identity (based upon the comic books of)
 2019 Union Jack (TV Series) (characters created by: HYDRA - 2 episodes)
- Compromised (2019) ... (characters created by: HYDRA)
- Clean (2019) ... (characters created by: HYDRA)
 2019 Lego Marvel Spider-Man: Vexed by Venom (TV Short) (Spider-Man created by)
 2019 Spider-Man: Far from Home (based on the Marvel comic book by)
 2018 Spider-Man: Wanted (Short) (based upon the comic books of)
 2018 Titans (TV Series) (character: Hank Hall/Hawk - 1 episode)
- Titans (2018) ... (character: Hank Hall/Hawk)
 2018 Spider-Man (Video Game) (Spider-Man created by)
 2018 A Friend Called Spider-Man (Short) (based on the comics by)
 2018 Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay (Video) (characters created by: Punch and Jewelee)
 2018 Scooby-Doo & Batman: The Brave and the Bold (character created by: The Question)
 2017 Lego Spider-Man Series (TV Series) (characters - 2 episodes)
- Reptilian Mayhem (2017) ... (characters)
- Beginning of Spider-Man (2017) ... (characters)
 2017 The Web of Spider-Man (TV Series) (based on characters created by - 1 episode)
- Prologue (2017) ... (based on characters created by)
 2017 The Astounding Spider-Man (Short) (based on characters created by)
 2017 Spider-Man: Homecoming (based on the Marvel comic book by)
 2017 Spiderman: The Beginning of a New Era (TV Mini Series) (characters - 2017)
 2016 Doctor Strange (based on the Marvel comics by)
 2015 Avenging Spider-Man (Short) (co-creator)
 2015 The Spectacular Spider-Man (Short) (comic book character)
 2015 The Avenging Spider-Man (based on the character created by)
 2015 Marvel Knights: Spider-Man (based on a character created by)
 2012-2014 Ultimate Spider-Man (TV Series) (co-creator: Spider-Man - 6 episodes)
- The Vulture (2014) ... (co-creator)
- Agent Venom (2014) ... (co-creator)
- The Avenging Spider-Man: Part 2 (2014) ... (co-creator)
- The Avenging Spider-Man: Part 1 (2014) ... (co-creator)
- Freaky (2012) ... (co-creator)
 2014 Spider Man: Lost Cause (inspired by)
 2014 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (Marvel comic book)
 2013 Shade the Changing Man (TV Series) (creator - 1 episode)
- Shade the Changing Man (2013) ... (creator)
 2012 The Amazing Spider-Man (Video Game) (characters)
 2012 The Amazing Spider-Man (based on the Marvel comic book by)
 2011 The Death of Spider-Man (Video short) (creator)
 2011 Spider-Man: Edge of Time (Video Game) (characters)
 2011 Spider-Man XXX: A Porn Parody (Video) (comic)
 2011 Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds (Video Game) (characters created by: Spider-Man, Doctor Strange & Dormammu)
 2010 Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions (Video Game) (character created by: Spider-Man)
 2008-2009 The Spectacular Spider-Man (TV Series) (created by - 26 episodes)
- Final Curtain (2009) ... (creator)
- Opening Night (2009) ... (creator)
- Subtext (2009) ... (creator)
- Probable Cause (2009) ... (creator)
- Gangland (2009) ... (creator)
 2007 Doctor Strange (Video) (comic book)
 2007 Spider-Man 3 (Marvel comic book)
 2005 Ultimate Spider-Man (Video Game) (characters)
 2004 Spider-Man 2 (comic book)
 2003 Spider-Man (TV Series) (creator)
 2002 Spider-Man (Marvel comic book)
 2000 Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 (Video Game) (character: Peter Parker/Spider-Man - uncredited)
 1994-1998 Spider-Man: The Animated Series (TV Series) (based on Marvel's "Spider-Man" comics by - 65 episodes)
- Spider Wars, Chapter 2: Farewell Spider-Man (1998) ... (based on Marvel's "Spider-Man" comics by - uncredited)
- Spider Wars, Chapter 1: I Really, Really Hate Clones (1998) ... (based on Marvel's "Spider-Man" comics by - uncredited)
- Secret Wars, Chapter 3: Doom (1997) ... (based on Marvel's "Spider-Man" comics by - uncredited)
- Secret Wars, Chapter 2: The Gauntlet of the Red Skull (1997) ... (based on Marvel's "Spider-Man" comics by - uncredited)
- Secret Wars, Chapter 1: Arrival (1997) ... (based on Marvel's "Spider-Man" comics by - uncredited)
 1997 Spider-Man: Secret Wars (Video) (comic book & characters)
 1993 Spider-Man and the X-Men: Arcade's Revenge (Video Game) ("Spider-Man" co-created by - uncredited)
 1991 Spider-Man vs. the Kingpin (Video Game) (comic book & characters)
 1991 Spider-Man: The Video Game (Video Game) (comic book & characters - uncredited)
 1983 Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends (TV Series) (creator - 1 episode)
- Spider-Man: Unmasked! (1983) ... (creator)
 1982 The Incredible Hulk (TV Series) (Dr.Octopus character - uncredited)
 1981 Spider-Man (TV Series) (character)
 1978 Dr. Strange (TV Movie) (comic book - uncredited)
 1978 Spider Man (TV Series) (creator - uncredited)
 1973 Three Giant Men (character: Spider-Man - uncredited)
  Spider-Man (TV Series) (contributing writer - 52 episodes, 1967 - 1970) (creator - 52 episodes, 1967 - 1970)
- Trip to Tomorrow (1970) ... (contributing writer - uncredited) / (creator - uncredited)
- Down to Earth (1970) ... (contributing writer - uncredited) / (creator - uncredited)
- Specialists and Slaves (1970) ... (contributing writer - uncredited) / (creator - uncredited)
- Revolt in the Fifth Dimension (1970) ... (contributing writer - uncredited) / (creator - uncredited)
- Rhino/The Madness of Mysterio (1970) ... (contributing writer - uncredited) / (creator - uncredited)
 1966 Iron Man (TV Series) (characters)
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Personal Quote:

Steve Ditko is a brand name. It's not what I'm like that counts. If a person knows the what and whys, he knows all about the 'who' that is important to know. See more »

Trivia:

Although Ditko had returned to work for Marvel Comics several times after his mid-60s departure, he has steadfastly refused to again draw his two most famous characters, Spider-Man and Doctor Strange. See more »

Trademark:

Eccentric costume designs. See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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