Russ Manning Award Spotlight: David Marquez — with a sneak peek at his new project

Continuing our spotlight on this year’s Russ Manning Most Promising Newcomer awards, we come to David Marquez, artist on SYNDROME and DAYS MISSING Vol 2 for Archaia.

London-born but living in Texas, Marquez was on track to become a high school teacher before deciding to pursue his love of art and applying for a job in the animation department on A SCANNER DARKLY. Since then he’s worked on a a variety of indie comics projects.

SDCC11: The Beat to quiz Frank Miller on Legendary Comics Panel

Frank Miller and editor Bob Schreck will be revealing details of HOLY TERROR and the rest of the Legendary Comics slate at Comic-Con.

And The Beat will be moderating. I have been told there will be special guests and I’m psyched.

2:00-3:00 Legendary Comics— For its inaugural year at Comic-Con, join iconic writer/artist Frank Miller (300), Legendary Comics editor-in-chief Bob Schreck (All-Star Superman), and other artists from the Legendary stable to find out about upcoming releases, including Miller’s Holy Terror. Indigo Ballroom, Hilton San Diego Bayfront
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This is one of the few comics-oriented panels being held in one of the big off-site rooms, so I’ve got my work cut out for me.

I’ve also seen about 1/3 of HOLY TERROR and it looks amazing.