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Frank Frazetta Edit Profile

artist

Frank Frazetta, American Artist. Recipient Hugo award, 1966. Member National Cartoonists Society M C.

Background

Frazetta, Frank was born on February 9, 1928 in Brooklyn.

Education

Student, Brooklyn Academy Fine Arts.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Former assistant to Michael Falanga. Former artist numerous comic book houses including Baily, Pines, Fawcett, National, Eastern Color, Hillman, Avon, Western. Artist syndicated comic strip Johnny Comet (later titled Ace McCoy), 1952-1953.

      Ghosted syndicated comic strip Flash Gordon comic strip, 1953. Past assistant syndicated comic strip Al Capp. Member staff syndicated comic strip L'il Abner comic strip.

      Freelance illustrator syndicated comic strip, since 1960. Artist publicity posters for movies, record album jackets, book covers including Writers of the Future, vols. 3 and 4 (L. Ron Hubbard), 1987, 88.

      Author: Frank Frazetta, the Living Legend, 1980, (pencil drawings) Arcanum Book, 1994, Pillow Book, 1994. Created characters for animated feature Fire and Ice, 1983. Creator Death Dealer character painted on Army airplanes and tanks and Boeing helicopters.

      Appeared in (documentaries) Frank Frazetta: Painting with Fire, 1996.

Membership

Member National Cartoonists Society M C.

Connections

Married Eleanor Kelly, 1956 (deceased 2009). Children: Alfonso Frank, William, Heidi, Holly.

spouse:
Eleanor Kelly

children:
Alfonso Frank Frazetta

William Frazetta

Heidi Frazetta

Holly Frazetta