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List of famous comic book creators, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top comic book creators in the world? This includes the most prominent comic book creators, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable comic book creators is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic comic book creators were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned comic book creators.

List is made up of a variety of people, including Stan Lee and Kevin Smith.

From reputable, prominent, and well known comic book creators to the lesser known comic book creators of today, these are some of the best professionals in the comic book creator field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous comic book creators ever?" and "What are the names of famous comic book creators?" then you're in the right place. (132 items)

Kevin Smith is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Kevin Smith is a film producer.

Stan Lee is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Stan Lee was an American comic book writer, editor, publisher, media producer, television host, actor, and former president and chairman of Marvel Comics. In collaboration with several artists, ...more

Joss Whedon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Joseph Hill "Joss" Whedon is an American screenwriter, film and television director, film and television producer, comic book author, composer and actor. He is the founder of Mutant ...more

Thomas Jane is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Thomas Jane is an American actor, screenwriter, director, producer, and comic book writer. He has appeared in films such as Padamati Sandhya Ragam, At Ground Zero, The Crow: City of Angels, ...more

Charlie Brooker is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Charlton "Charlie" Brooker is an English satirist and broadcaster. He has worked in television, radio, print and online media. In addition to writing credits for programmes such as ...more

Frank Miller is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Frank Miller is an American writer, artist, and film director best known for his dark comic book stories and graphic novels such as Ronin, Daredevil: Born Again, The Dark Knight Returns, Sin ...more

Lana Wachowski is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Larry Wachowski, who is also now known as Lana Wachowski, is half of the Wachowski Brothers.  Larry and her brother Andy have written, produced, and directed the Matrix series of films, as ...more

Richard Donner is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Richard Donner is an American film director, comic book writer and film producer. After directing the horror film The Omen, Donner became famous for the hailed creation of the first modern ...more

Jack T. Chick is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Jack Thomas Chick is an American publisher, writer, and comic book artist of evangelical fundamentalist Christian tracts and comic books. His comics have been described by Los Angeles magazine ...more

Edgar Bergen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Edgar John Bergen was an American actor, comedian and radio performer, best known for his proficiency in ventriloquism and his characters Charlie McCarthy and Mortimer Snerd. He is also the ...more

Andy Wachowski is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Andy Wachowski is half of the Wachowski Brothers, responsible for writing, directing, and/or producing such films as the Matrix series.

Alex Ross is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Nelson Alexander "Alex" Ross is an American comic book writer/artist known primarily for his painted interiors, covers, and design work. He first became known with the 1994 miniseries ...more

Anant Pai is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Anant Pai, popularly known as Uncle Pai, was an Indian educationalist and a pioneer in Indian comics. He is most famous as the creator of two comic book series viz. Amar Chitra Katha, which ...more

Gosho Aoyama is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Gosho Aoyama, born Yoshimasa Aoyama on June 21, 1963 in Hokuei, Tottori Prefecture, Japan is a Japanese manga artist. He is the creator of the manga series Detective Conan.

Voltaire is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Aurelio Voltaire Hernández and professionally known by the mononym Voltaire, is a Cuban-American dark cabaret musician. His stage name is his given middle name, which he shares with the ...more

Doug Wildey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Douglas S. Wildey was a cartoonist and comic book artist best known for his co-creation of the 1964 animated television series, Jonny Quest for Hanna-Barbera Productions.

Cliff Chiang is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Cliff Chiang is an American comic book artist. Formerly an assistant editor at DC Comics, he is now an illustrator, known for his work on Human Target, Beware the Creeper and Crisis Aftermath: ...more

Jhonen Vasquez is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Jhonen C. Vasquez is an American comic book writer, cartoonist, and music video director. He is best known for creating the Nickelodeon animated series Invader Zim and the comic book Johnny the ...more

Daniel Knauf is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Daniel Knauf, sometimes credited under the pseudonyms Wilfred Schmidt and Chris Neal, is an American screenwriter, comic book writer, director and producer best known for his creation of the ...more

Rob Schrab is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Robby Christopher Schrab is an American comic book creator, actor, comedian, writer, and film and television producer. Schrab grew up in Mayville, Wisconsin. He is known as the creator of the ...more

Chris Claremont is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Christopher S. "Chris" Claremont is a British-born American comic book writer and novelist, known for his 16-year stint on Uncanny X-Men, far longer than that of any other writer, ...more

David Kirk is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
David Kirk is the Italian-American creator of the Miss Spider series of children's books published by Scholastic. The Miss Spider books have been adapted to a children's television show called ...more

Joe Hill is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Joseph Hillstrom King, better known by the pen name Joe Hill, is an American author and comic book writer. He has published three novels—Heart-Shaped Box, Horns and NOS4A2—and a collection of ...more

Dave McKean is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
David McKean is an English illustrator, photographer, comic book artist, graphic designer, filmmaker and musician. His work incorporates drawing, painting, photography, collage, found objects, ...more

Milo Manara is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Comic Book Creators
Maurilio Manara, known professionally as Milo Manara, is an Italian comic book writer and artist.