Name:

    Bernie Wrightson Type: GCD Official (type is deprecated)

Other Names:

  1. Bernard Albert Type: Given (birth) (type is deprecated)
  2. Wrightson Type: Family (type is deprecated)
  3. Berni Wrightson Type: Pen Name

Signatures:

  1. B.W. [generic]
  2. Berni Wrightson [generic]
  3. Bernie Wrightson [generic]
  4. BW [generic]
  5. bw72 [generic]
  6. W [generic]
  7. Wrightson [generic]
  8. WRIGHTSON
  9. Wrightson 72 [generic]
  10. WRIGHTSON [vertical]

Awards:

  1. 1972: Shazam Award - Best Penciller (Dramatic Division)
  2. 1973: Shazam Award - Best Penciller (Dramatic Division)
  3. 1974: Comic Fan Art Awards - Favorite Pro Artist/Penciller
  4. 1986: Bob Clampett Humanitarian Award - [no name]
  5. 1987: Inkpot Award - [no name]
  6. 2012: Ghastly Awards - Best Inker
  7. 2012: Ghastly Awards - Hall of Fame Inductee
  8. 2012: National Cartoonist Society Awards (NCS Awards) - Comic Book Division
  9. 2014: Eisner Award - Hall of Fame - Voter's Choices
  10. 2015: Inkwell Awards - Special Recognition Award
  11. 2020: Inkwell Awards - Joe Sinnott Hall of Fame

Awards for Stories:

  1. 1972: Shazam Award - Best Individual Story (Dramatic)
    Dark Genesis! (Swamp Thing) comic story, 24p
  2. 1973: Shazam Award - Plop!
    The Gourmet (no feature) comic story, 6p
  3. 1974: Goethe Awards - Favorite Comic-Book Story
    Night of the Bat (Swamp Thing) comic story, 20.5p

Art Influences:

Influences by Bernie Wrightson (b. 1948) were stated by:
  1. Ian Akin (b. 1959)
  2. Andreas (b. 1951)
  3. Chris Bachalo (b. 1965)
  4. Barry Blair (b. 1954)
  5. Norm Breyfogle (b. 1960)
  6. Chris Carlson (b. 1949)
  7. Dan Day (b. 1956)
  8. Scot Eaton (b. 1965)
  9. Gary Frank (b. 1969)
  10. Kerry Gammill (b. 1954)
  11. Armando Gil (b. 1959)
  12. Phil Hester (b. 1966)
  13. Mark Irwin (b. 1969)
  14. Shawn McManus (b. 1958)
  15. Kevin Nowlan (b. 1958)
  16. Mitch O'Connell (b. 1961)
  17. Eric Powell (b. 1975)
  18. Alex Ross (b. 1970)
  19. Marc Silvestri (b. 1959)
  20. John Totleben (b. 1958)
  21. Ethan Van Sciver (b. 1974)
  22. Stan Woch (b. 1959)
  23. Tom Yeates (b. 1955)

Relations:

  1. Spouse - Michele Robinson (b. 1941)
    Notes: Married circa 1974 until some time before her death in 2015.