Born: 1957 January 27 in Olney, Maryland, United States

Biography: Frank Miller is a comic book writer, artist, novelist, screenwriter, film director, and producer best known for his comic book stories and graphic novels such as Ronin, Daredevil: Born Again, The Dark Knight Returns, Batman: Year One, Sin City, and 300.

He also directed the film version of The Spirit, shared directing duties with Robert Rodriguez on Sin City and Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, and produced the film 300. His film Sin City earned a Palme d'Or nomination, and he has received every major comic book industry award. In 2015, Miller was inducted into the Will Eisner Award Hall of Fame.

Miller is noted for combining film noir and manga influences in his comics.

Notes: He should not be confused with comic-strip cartoonist Frank Miller (1898-1949) or editorial cartoonist Frank Miller (1925-1983).

To be confirmed against the Who's Who entry.


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Names:

  1. Frank Miller Type: GCD Official (type is deprecated)
    Given name: Frank Family name: Miller
  2. Франк Милър Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: Франк Family name: Милър

Awards:

  1. 1981: Inkpot Award - [no name]
  2. 1986: Kirby Award - Best Writer/Artist (single or team)
  3. 1987: Kirby Award - Best Art Team
  4. 1987: Premios Haxtur (Haxtur Awards) - Best Script
  5. 1989: Troféu HQ Mix - Desenhista estrangeiro (Best Foreign Penciller)
  6. 1990: Adamson Awards - Best International Comic-Strip [or Comic Book] Cartoonist
  7. 1991: Eisner Award - Best Writer/Artist or Writer/Artist Team
  8. 1991: National Cartoonist Society Awards (NCS Awards) - Comic Book Division
  9. 1992: Squiddy Award - Favorite Artist
  10. 1993: Eisner Award - Best Penciller/Inker, Black & White Publication
  11. 1993: Eisner Award - Best Writer/Artist
  12. 1996: Thompsons - Best Achievement by a Writer & Artist
  13. 1997: Troféu HQ Mix - Desenhista estrangeiro (Best Foreign Penciller)
  14. 1997: Troféu HQ Mix - Roteirista estrangeiro (Best Foreign Writer)
  15. 1998: Bob Clampett Humanitarian Award - [no name]
  16. 1998: Thompsons - Favorite Writer & Artist or Cartoonist (Drama)
  17. 1999: Troféu HQ Mix - Roteirista estrangeiro (Best Foreign Writer)
  18. 1999: Eisner Award - Best Writer/Artist
  19. 2000: Eagle Awards - International Section - Favourite Comics WriterFavourite Comics Writer/Artist
  20. 2006: Scream Awards - Comic-Con Icon Award
  21. 2015: Eisner Award - Hall of Fame - Voter's Choices

Art Influences:

Frank Miller stated influences by:
  1. Steve Ditko
Influences by Frank Miller were stated by:
  1. Gabriel Bá
  2. Roger Cruz
  3. Cully Hamner
  4. Phil Hester
  5. Dave Hudak
  6. Dave Marchman
  7. David Marshall
  8. Todd McFarlane
  9. Brad Meltzer
  10. Fábio Moon
  11. Dan Panosian
  12. Evan Skolnick

Relations:

  1. Spouse - Lynn Varley