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Johnny Zito (born John-Paul Zito 1982) is a writer, film maker and artist best known for horror comedy Alpha Girls.
In 2008, along with co-writer Tony Trov, he won the March Zuda Comics competition with The Black Cherry Bombshells. The duo's sophomore effort, LaMorte Sisters, was also purchased by Zuda Comics in 2009. Both comics were nominated for Harvey Awards in the Best Online Comic Category; 2009 and 2011 respectively.
In 2009 Zito and Trov teamed with Comixology to digitally distribute a mini-series based on their self-published comic Carnivale De Robotique. Zito and Trov's webcomic based on the public domain character Moon Girl was digitally distributed through Comixology before being printed by Red 5 Comics in Spring of 2011.
In 2010 they began digitally distributing a space-horror webcomic, D.O.G.S. of Mars, through Comixology. The comic has also been optioned as a film by High Treason Pictures.
Their production company, South Fellini, released their first feature film, Alpha Girls in 2013 through Gravitas Ventures. In 2015, production began on a second feature film, American Exorcist. Johnny has also designed tee shirts for Shirt.Woot, CBS and Philadelphia's CheeseSteak Tees.
- Carnivale De Robotique (2010)
- Moon Girl (2011- 2013)
- Harvey Award Nominee - Best Online Comics Work for The Black Cherry Bombshells
- 48 Hour Film Project - Best Editing, Best Special Effects for The Kingpin of Pain
- Finalist Set In Philadelphia Screenplay Film.org for The LaMorte Sisters
- CBS Star Trek T-Shirt Design Competition - First place design;
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- "The 48 Hour Film Project: Philadelphia". 48hourfilm.com. Retrieved 2010-08-13.
- "SIP Day At CineFest | Cinema-Scoop". Blogs.courierpostonline.com. Retrieved 2010-08-13.
- "Yerzies Store - The design and sell your own custom product shop. Tees, hoodies, wall art, bags and more. Make it Yerz!". Yerzies.com. Retrieved 2010-08-13.
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