Fortune and Glory

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Fortune and Glory
Cover to the first trade edition
Publication information
Publisher Oni Press
Schedule Bi-Monthly
Format Limited series
Genre Autobiographical comics
Publication date December 1999 – April 2000
Number of issues 3
Creative team
Writer(s) Brian Michael Bendis
Artist(s) Brian Michael Bendis
Letterer(s) Brian Michael Bendis
Colorist(s) Matt Wilson (hardcover only)
Creator(s) Brian Michael Bendis
Editor(s) Jamie S. Rich
K.C. McCrory Wise
Collected editions
Softcover ISBN 1-929998-06-6
Hardcover ISBN 0-7851-4309-2

Fortune and Glory is an Eisner Award–nominated 3-issue American comic book limited series by Brian Michael Bendis, telling the story of his attempts to break into Hollywood by writing screenplays for his noir comics. These comics include Jinx, A.K.A. Goldfish, and Torso. He was frustrated by the odd and mind-boggling business methods and culture that existed in Hollywood and turned this anger into the award-winning and highly praised comic.

Collected editions[edit]

The series has been collected into an individual volume:


The comic book received a number of award nominations:


  1. ^ a b c "2001 Will Eisner Comic Industry Award Nominees and Winners". Comic Book Awards Almanac. Retrieved September 7, 2010.