Born: 1943 August 14 in Dover, New Jersey, United States

Notes: To be confirmed against the Who's Who entry.
Lee Keys pen name used by John Costanza in work in conjunction with Marlilee Costanza.


Name:

    John Costanza Type: Name at Birth
    Given name: John Family name: Costanza

Other Names:

  1. Jon Costa Type: Pen Name
    Given name: Jon Family name: Costa
  2. Lee Keys Type: Pen Name
    Given name: Lee Family name: Keys
  3. Johnny Mac Type: Pen Name
    Given name: Johnny Family name: Mac

Signatures:

  1. Costanza [generic]
  2. John Costanza [generic]
  3. Johnny C. [generic]

Awards:

  1. 1974: Shazam Award - Best Letterer
  2. 1986: Comics Buyers Guide Fan Awards - Favorite Letterer

Awards for Issues:

  1. 1970: Shazam Award - Best Individual Story
    Green Lantern (1960 series) #76
  2. 1989: Squiddy Award - Favorite Single Issue of Any Series
    Animal Man (1988 series) #5

Awards for Stories:

  1. 1971: Goethe Awards - Favorite Comic-Book Story
    No Evil Shall Escape My Sight! (Green Lantern) comic story, 21.83p
  2. 1971: Shazam Award - Best Individual Story
    Snowbirds Don't Fly (Green Lantern and Green Arrow) comic story, 22p
  3. 1973: Goethe Awards - Favorite Comic-Book Story
    The Black Hound of Vengeance! (Conan the Barbarian) comic story, 20p

Art Influences:

Influences by John Costanza (b. 1943) were stated by:
  1. Ken Bruzenak (b. 1952)
  2. Steven Haynie (b. 1964)
  3. Rob Leigh

Non Comics Works:

  1. Publication Title: Atari Force Gamemaster Booklet (book) - Role: artist - Year: 1982
    Notes: Letterer

  2. Publication Title: Biskitts in Double Trouble (book) - Role: artist - Year: 1984
    Notes: Penciler

  3. Publication Title: Meet My Pet Monster (book) - Role: artist - Year: 1986

  4. Publication Title: Meet My Pet Monster (book) - Role: artist - Year: 1986

  5. Publication Title: My Pet Monster Goes To School (book) - Role: artist - Year: 1988

  6. Publication Title: Rainbow Brite & the Magic Belt (book) - Role: artist - Year: 1985

  7. Publication Title: Roadrunner Mid-Mesa Marathon (book) - Role: artist - Year: 1985

  8. Publication Title: Robotman & Friends: The Great Snowball Contest (book) - Role: artist - Year: 1985

  9. Publication Title: Robotman & His Friends at School (book) - Role: artist - Year: 1985

  10. Publication Title: Ronald McDonald & The Tale of the Talking Plant (book) - Role: artist - Year: 1984
    Notes: Penciler

  11. Publication Title: Who Will Save the World (other) - Role: artist
    Notes: Album Cover.