Gil Kane (1926–2000)

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Gil Kane is most often associated with the Green Lantern as well as other DC titles and yet, during his long career, he managed to put his signature on virtually every watershed character or comic enterprise that has ever mattered. For example, his landmark Spiderman series of stories gathered together now in one volume but usually referred to as ... See full bio »

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 2011 Green Lantern (creator: Green Lantern characters - uncredited)
 1997 Batman & Robin (character: Jason Woodrue - uncredited)
 1986 Chuck Norris: Karate Kommandos (TV Series) (creative consultant - 5 episodes)
- Terror Train (1986) ... (creative consultant)
- Target: Chuck Norris (1986) ... (creative consultant)
- Menace from Space (1986) ... (creative consultant)
- Island of the Walking Dead (1986) ... (creative consultant)
- Deadly Dolphin (1986) ... (creative consultant)
 1986 Rambo (TV Series) (creative consultant - 65 episodes)
- Horror of the Highlands (1986) ... (creative consultant)
- Change of Face (1986) ... (creative consultant)
- S.A.V.A.G.E. Space (1986) ... (creative consultant)
- The Twin Within (1986) ... (creative consultant)
- Sepulcher of Power (1986) ... (creative consultant)
 1986 Centurions (TV Series) (creative consultant - 65 episodes)
- Man or Machine: Part 5 (1986) ... (creative consultant)
- Man or Machine: Part 4 (1986) ... (creative consultant)
- Man or Machine: Part 3 (1986) ... (creative consultant)
- Man or Machine: Part 2 (1986) ... (creative consultant)
- Man or Machine: Part 1 (1986) ... (creative consultant)
 1986 Lazer Tag Academy (TV Series) (creative consultant - 13 episodes)
- Jamie and the Spitfires (1986) ... (creative consultant)
- StarLyte on the Orient Express (1986) ... (creative consultant)
- Drear's Doll (1986) ... (creative consultant)
- Redbeard's Treasure (1986) ... (creative consultant)
- Sir Tom of Jaren (1986) ... (creative consultant)
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Has drawn numerous comic books, most notably Amazing Spider-Man during the 1970s (not to mention a four-issue adaptation of Jurassic Park). See more »

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Scott Edwards


Elaine ?  (his death)  (3 children)

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Credited along with Will Eisner in inventing the art-form of the Graphic Novel. Gil Kane's novel, "Blackmark", is often cited as one of the first examples of such. See more »

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