VALIANT SPOTLIGHT creator's
PROFILE BOB LAYTON
 
CREDENTIALS:
Editor-in-Chief and Senior Vice President of Valiant Comics.
As Editor-in-Chief, is involved in every Valiant storyline.
Created, plotted, scripted, pencilled, and inked various Valiant projects.
Writer of The Second Life of Dr. Mirage.
 
PREVIOUS WORK:
Too many Valiant comics to list -- Bob's work (whether it be writing, pencilling, or inking) has appeared in:
Archer & Armstrong; Deathmate; H.A.R.D. Corps; Magnus Robot Fighter; Rai; Solar, Man of the Atom; Unity; X-O Manowar;

and this coming summer's The Chaos Effect.
 
Major contributor to Marvel for fifteen years, most notably, on the Iron Man series.
 
HISTORY:
Born September 25, 1953 in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Currently resides in Manhattan, NY.
Initial interest in comics began at the age of four.
First work in comics was as an inker on an anthology series for Charlton Comics.
 
EDUCATION:
Life
 
INFLUENCES:
Wally Wood, Dick Giordano, Jonas Salk, Julia Child
 
OTHER HOBBIES AND INTERESTS:
-Music
-Plays bass guitar in rock n' roll band
 
"If that which does not kill us makes us stronger, then I feel like the strongest man in comics."
-Layton