Glenn Fabry

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Glenn Fabry
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Born (1961-03-24) March 24, 1961 (age 53)
Nationality British
Area(s) Penciler, Inker
Notable works
Sláine, Preacher
Awards "Best Cover Artist" Eisner Award, 1995

Official website

Glenn Fabry is an Eisner Award-winning British comics artist known for his detailed, realistic work in both ink and painted colour.

Career[edit]

Glenn Fabry's career began in 1985, drawing Slaine for 2000 AD, with writer Pat Mills. He also worked with Mills on the newspaper strip Scatha in 1987. Painted work followed in Crisis, Revolver and Deadline. In 1991 he took over painting the covers of Hellblazer, then written by Garth Ennis.[1]

He has continued his association with Ennis, painting the covers for his Vertigo series Preacher, and drawing Ennis-written stories in The Authority and Thor. In 2003 he drew a story in Neil Gaiman's Sandman anthology Endless Nights, and in 2005 worked on the comics adaptation of Gaiman's TV series/novel Neverwhere with writer Mike Carey.

Recent projects include providing the art for the Vertigo title Greatest Hits, written by David Tischman.[2][3][4]

Bibliography[edit]

Preacher #56, cover by Glenn Fabry

Comics[edit]

  • Sláine (with Pat Mills):
    • "Time Killer" (in 2000 AD #411-412, 419-421, 427-428, 431, 1985)
    • "Tomb of Terror" (in 2000 AD #447-448, 458-460, 1985–1986)
    • "The Devil's Banquet" (in 1986 2000 AD Sci-Fi Special)
    • "Slaine the King* (in 2000 AD #500-508 & 517-519, 1986-1987)
    • "The Killing Field" (with Angela Kincaid, in 2000 AD #582, 1988)
    • "Slaine the King" (in 2000 AD #589-591, 1988)
    • "Slaine the High King" (in 1992 2000 AD Yearbook, 1991)
    • "Demon Killer" (in 2000 AD #852-859, 1993)

Covers[edit]

Other work[edit]

Other work includes:

Books[edit]

Awards[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Irvine, Alex (2008). "John Constantine Hellblazer". In Dougall, Alastair. The Vertigo Encyclopedia. New York: Dorling Kindersley. pp. 102–111. ISBN 0-7566-4122-5. OCLC 213309015. 
  2. ^ NYCC: “Greatest Hits” Gets a Ticket to Ride at Vertigo, Comic Book Resources, April 23, 2008
  3. ^ WW Philly: Vertigo, Newsarama, May 31, 2008
  4. ^ Greatest Hits: Meet Solicitor, Comic Book Resources, September 17, 2008

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