Jim Cheung

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Jim Cheung
Cheung at the New York Comic Con
Born 1972 (age 45–46)
Nationality British
Area(s) Penciller

Jim Cheung (/ʌŋ/; born 1972[1]) is a British[1] comic book artist, known for his work on the series such as Scion, New Avengers: Illuminati, Young Avengers and Avengers: The Children's Crusade.


Cheung worked on several Marvel series during the mid- to late 1990s. He also worked on Scion for Crossgen Comics in the early 2000s. He later returned to Marvel, where he illustrated the five-issue New Avengers: Illuminati mini-series for Marvel Comics, and then pencilled two more issues of New Avengers.

He was named in August 2005 as one of Marvel's "Young Guns", a group of artists that, according to Marvel Editor-in-Chief Joe Quesada, have the qualities that make "a future superstar penciller". Other "Young Guns" include Olivier Coipel, David Finch, Trevor Hairsine, Adi Granov and Steve McNiven.[2]

Cheung illustrated the 2010-2012 miniseries Avengers: The Children's Crusade.[3]

In 2015, Marvel enlisted Cheung to create an Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. poster for a panel devoted to that TV series at that year's San Diego Comic-Con.[4]


Marvel Comics[edit]



CrossGen Comics[edit]

  • Scion #1-6, 7-11, 13-16, 18-21, 23-26, 31-32, 35-36, 38-39

Village Voice[edit]

  • Kill Bill (October 1–7, 2003) (vol XLVII NO.40)

Bubble Comics[edit]


  1. ^ a b Marvel Spotlight: Warren Ellis/Jim Cheung Marvel Comics 2006
  2. ^ Young Guns Sketchbook at Marvel.com
  3. ^ Richards, Dave (April 18, 2010). "C2E2: Heinberg & Cheung Launch "Children's Crusade"". Comic Book Resources. Retrieved May 29, 2010. 
  4. ^ Spiegel, Danny (July 13, 2015). "Fandemonium!", TV Guide. p. 22.


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