Marv Wolfman has created more characters that have gone on to television, animation, movies and toys than any other comics creator since Stan Lee. Marv is the writer-creator of Blade, the Vampire Hunter which has been turned into three hit movies starring Wesley Snipes, as well as a TV series. Marv also created Bullseye, the prime villain in the 2003 movie, Daredevil, and was the writer-creator of the New Teen Titans which was a runaway hit show on the Cartoon Network. Marv’s Teen Titans’ character Cyborg, has also been featured on the TV show Smallville, while his Superman creation, Cat Grant, was a regular on the Lois And Clark, The New Adventures of Superman TV series. Many of Marv’s other characters have appeared on many animated series.
Marv wrote the direct-to-video animated movie, The Condor, for POW Entertainment, released in March, 2007, and is currently writing his newest direct-to-DVD animated movie, Teen Titans: The Judas Contract” based on his own comic story. Marv also wrote the paperback novelization of Superman Returns” as well as co-wrote the “Superman Returns” Electronic Arts video-game. His latest book “Homeland,” the Illustrated History of the State of Israel” was published in April 2007. He has also written the novelization of his own comic, Crisis on Infinite Earths which was published in April, 2005. His first novel, “The Oz Encounter,” written some 28 years ago, has just been republished in a deluxe hardcover edition. Marv was also Editorial Director for 15 graphic albums for the educational market, targeting high school students who read with a 3rd -5th grade level.
Marv co-created and co-wrote The Gene Pool, a feature length live-action movie. Marv also co-created, story-edited and was co-Executive Producer of Pocket Dragon Adventures, a 52-episode animated series appearing on the Bohbot TV network. Marv has written dozens of animated TV episodes as well as developed and story-edited the animated series’ The Transformers, The Adventures of Superman and Monster Force.
Marv has also been Editor-in-Chief at Marvel Comics, senior editor at DC Comics and founding editor of Disney Adventures magazine. He has also edited and produced educational comics and was given a special commendation by the White House for his work on three anti-drug comics for the “Just Say No” program.
Marv is married to his lovely wife, Noel, an associate Producer at Disneytoons Studio, and has a wonderful daughter, Jessica, from his first marriage. Marv & Noel also have a obstreperous Keeshond dog named Elle Dee Deux (L.D.) who is currently chewing on everything that is and isn’t nailed down.
Marv Looks forward to meeting all his fans at the upcoming Supanova expos in Brisbane and Melbourne in 2010.
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