Shannon Eric Denton
|HARVEY AWARD NOMINEE |
(Storyboard Artist - Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes; Teen Titans; God of War; Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Artist - Deadpool, Writer - Graveslinger; HiHi Puffy Ami Yumi; World of Quest)
|SHANNON ERIC DENTON is a veteran storyteller and artist with credits at Cartoon Network, Warner Bros., Jerry Bruckheimer Films, NBC, Disney, Sony, ToyBiz, Marvel Entertainment, FoxKids, Paramount, CBS, Dimension Films, DC Comics, and Nickelodeon.|
He was a storyboard artist on the OSCAR NOMINATED feature “Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius” and directed the original commercial animations for the movie. He has written for Cartoon Network and worked in live action on shows like LAS VEGAS & U.S. OF TARA, and his projects have been featured in ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY and PUBLISHERS WEEKLY. In 2001, he won the Comic Shop News Readers Choice Red Kryptonite Award for Favorite New Creator.
Shannon is co-founder of the online website KOMIKWERKS, which at one time had partnered with AOL and comics legend Stan Lee. Komikwerks has also launched a new line of illustrated children’s action books under the ACTIONOPOLIS and AGENT OF D.A.N.G.E.R. imprints.
Shannon served as a writer and producer on the animated series WORLD OF QUEST for Warner Bros. as well as worked for publishers TOKYOPOP, Desperado Publishing, AiT/Planet Lar, Arcana, IDW, BOOM Studios, and Image Comics on his creator owned titles.
Shannon was also nominated for the 27th as well as 28th Annual Comic Buyers Guide Fan Awards for Best Editor.
His book GRAVESLINGER was nominated for a 2010 Harvey Award.