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Jim Lee

Biography

Korean-American comic book artist and writer whose functions included “Batman: Hush” and “Superman: For Tomorrow.” He co-founded Picture Comics in 1992 for creator-owned game titles, including his personal “WildC.A.T.s” and “Gen¹³” from his Wildstorm Productions. He analyzed mindset at Princeton University or college and originally designed to become a physician. He was employed as an designer by Marvel Comics in 1987, where he done “Alpha Airline flight” and “Punisher Battle Journal,” before getting popularity on “The Uncanny X-Men,” the product sales which broke all existing information. He was called Co-Publisher of DC Comics, alongside Dan DiDio, in Feb 2010, changing the longtime mind, Paul Levitz. His family members was a fairly regular middle-class clan surviving in St. Louis, Missouri. He wedded Carla Michelle Lee. He was interviewed by Stan Lee for the documentary film, “The Comic Publication Greats,” from 1991.

Quick Facts


Full Name Jim Lee
Date Of Birth August 11, 1964
Place Of Birth Seoul, South Korea
Profession Comic Book Artist
Education Princeton University
Nationality South Korean, American
Spouse Carla Michelle Lee
Awards Harvey Award, Inkpot Award
Star Sign Leo

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#Fact
1The physical appearance of Henry Cavill's Superman in 'Man of Steel' is based on his design.
2His favorite comic book growing up was X-Men even though his parents rarely bought them for him as a child.
3Had to learn English when he came to the United States. His first language is Korean.
4Grew up in St Louis, Missouri.
5His parents initially wanted him to become a Doctor like his father.
6Has a degree in Psychology from Princeton University.
7Illustrated X-men #1, the best-selling comic book of all time with sales of 8 million copies of the first issue.
8In 1992, he founded WildStorm Productions and co-founded Image Comics along with Erik Larsen, Jim Valentino, Todd McFarlane, Rob Liefeld, Marc Silvestri, and Whilce Portacio.


Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Batman: Return to Arkham2016Video Game character: Dr. Thomas "Tommy" Elliot/Hush - uncredited
Daredevil2016TV Series character: Colonel Ray Schoonover - 1 episode
Batman: Arkham Knight2015Video Game character: Dr. Thomas "Tommy" Elliot/Hush - uncredited
Justice League: War2014Video comic book: "Justice League: Origin"
Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox2013Video character created by: Grifter
Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes2012Video Game character: Hush
Batman: Arkham City2011Video Game character: Dr. Thomas "Tommy" Elliot/Hush - uncredited
Hulk Vs.2009Video character: Omega Red - uncredited
Lego Batman: The Videogame2008Video Game character: Hush - uncredited
Revisioned: Tomb Raider2007TV Series 1 episode
Gen¹³2000Video characters by
Wild C.A.T.S: Covert Action Teams1994-1995TV Series comic book - 14 episodes
X-MenTV Series character: Remy Etienne LeBeau/Gambit - 16 episodes, 1992 - 1994 characters: Remy Etienne LeBeau/Gambit & Lucas "Bishop" - 2 episodes, 1993 characters: Remy Etienne LeBeau/Gambit, Lucas "Bishop" & Boak - 1 episode, 1993 characters: Remy Etienne LeBeau/Gambit, Arkady Rossovich/Omega Red - 1 episode, 1993 characters: Remy Etienne LeBeau/Gambit, Arkady Rossovich/Omega Red & David North/Maverick - 1 episode, 1993 character: Remy Etienne LeBeau/Gambit & Lucas "Bishop" - 1 episode, 1993 char

Art Department

Art Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
DC Universe Online2011Video Game designer
Secret Origin: The Story of DC Comics2010Video documentary art contributor
Batman Unmasked2008TV Movie documentary art contributor
De Superman à Spider-Man: L'aventure des super-héros2001TV Movie documentary art work

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Revisioned: Tomb Raider2007TV Series executive producer - 1 episode
Gen¹³2000Video executive producer

Animation Department

Animation Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Injustice: Gods Among Us2013Video Game character design: Scorpion

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Green Lantern: Rise of the Manhunters2011Video Game co-publisher

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bird of Steel!special thanks filming
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice2016special thanks
Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles2006special thanks
Batman: The Journey Begins2005Video documentary short additional thanks
The Many Faces of Catwoman2005Video documentary short additional thanks
The Second Uncanny Issue of X-Men! Making 'X2'2003Video documentary special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Comic Book Men2016TV SeriesHimself
Batmania Born2014ShortHimself
Bats of the Round Table2014ShortHimself
On the Money2014TV SeriesHimself - Co-Publisher, DC Comics
The Image Revolution2014DocumentaryHimself
Necessary Evil: Super-Villains of DC Comics2013DocumentaryHimself
Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle2013TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself - Artist & Co-Writer, X-Men
Face Off2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest Judge
Electric Playground2012TV Series documentaryHimself
Comic Con 2012 Live2012TV MovieHimself - DC Comics
Secret Origin: The Story of DC Comics2010Video documentaryHimself
With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story2010DocumentaryHimself
Project: Comic-Con2010TV SeriesHimself - Interviewee
Fantastic Four: The World's Greatest Comic Magazine2007Video documentaryHimself
Jack Kirby: Story Teller2007Video documentaryHimself
Moebius Redux: A Life in Pictures2007TV Movie documentary
Generation X: The Comic Book Origin of X-Men2006Video documentaryHimself
HypaSpace2006TV Series documentaryHimself
Genesis of the Bat2005Video documentary shortHimself - Artist & Editorial Director of Wildstorm
De Superman à Spider-Man: L'aventure des super-héros2001TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Anti Gravity Room1996-1997TV SeriesHimself
Bob1993TV SeriesHimself

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#Trademark
1Extremely detailed drawings

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