Scott Shaw!

Freelance Cartoonist & Animator

Location:Reseda, California, United States
2 Skills
For fifty years, Scott Shaw! has written and drawn underground comix (Fear and Laughter, Gory Stories Quarterly), mainstream comic books (Captain Carrot and his Amazing Zoo Crew!, Sonic the Hedgehog, Simpsons Comics), children’s books (Marooned Lagoon, Marooned Lagoon, Too!, and the upcoming Marooned Lagoon: Where Is My Pretty Thing?), syndicated comic strips (Bugs Bunny, Woodsy Owl), graphic novels (Shrek, Annoying Orange), TV cartoons (Jim Henson’s Muppet Babies, The Completely Mental Misadventures of Ed Grimley, Camp Candy), toys (McFarlane Toys’ line of Hanna-Barbera and Simpsons action figures), trading cards (Garbage Pail Kids, Oddball Comics), video games (also GPK), advertising (Pebbles Cereal commercials, print ads and premiums featuring the Flintstones), and music package art (The Monkees’ A Barrel Full of Monkees and Just Us). Scott recently produced. wrote, designed and storyboarded a Marooned Lagoon promotional animated short. He's finishing the first story in his Aces Weekly online series, Kilgore Home Nursing, as well wrapping up his long-awaited Oddball Comics book from TwoMorrows and launching a new line of original T-shirts. Scott also continues to write an ongoing bimonthly column for Retrofan magazine, including an in-depth interview with his friend Sergio Aragonés. Scott's work has garnered him four Emmy Awards, an Eisner Award, and a Humanitas Award. He's known for his presentations of “the craziest comic books ever published”, Oddball Comics Live! and his regular participation in Quick Draw! with Mark Evanier and Sergio Aragonés. Scott was also one of the kids who created what is currently known as Comic-Con International.
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