GEORGES JEANTY is a New York Times Bestselling comic book illustrator, mostly known for his work on Buffy the Vampire Slayer comics published by Dark Horse.
Georges was handpicked by creator Joss Whedon for Buffy Season 8, a comic book series that won the Eisner Award for Best New Comic Book Series in 2008, and served as the official continuation of the hit TV series. He continues as a regular series artist for Buffy and works on other comic book continuations of Whedon associated properties such as Serenity/Firefly.
His previous work includes being co-creator of the critically acclaimed The American Way, a comics miniseries written by celebrated screenwriter John Ridley and released through Wildstorm, and its sequel The American Way: Those Above and Those Below published by DC Comics/Vertigo. A live action adaption of ‘The American Way: Those Above and Those Below’ is currently in the works from Blumhouse. Additionally, he has worked for DC Comics on titles such as Green Lantern, Superboy, and Superman and Marvel Comics on Bishop: The Last X-Man, Deadpool, Gambit, and Weapon X.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Season 8, by Joss Whedon, Brian K. Vaughan, Georges Jeanty, and Andy Owens (Dark Horse)
2005 – WIZARD BOOK OF THE MONTH
Legion of Superheroes v5 #9, by Mark Waid, Barry Kitson, Georges Jeanty, Art Thibert (DC Comics)
2014 – NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER LIST
Serenity: Leaves On The Wind Graphic Novel, by Zack Whedon, Georges Jeanty with Fábio Moon (Dark Horse)
Looking for Georges panels at a comic con? Here are panels he regularly participates in:
COMIC BOOK INDUSTRY
Comic books and Hollywood
Diversity in comics
Comic book storytelling fundamentals
College Majoring or Minoring in Art
Strong women lead characters in comics
Working for independent comic book publishers
Working with licensed characters
Find profiles of Georges on the following websites:
Comic Art Fans – A gallery of Georges’ comic book art sold to fans
Comic Book Data Base – Georges comic book and graphic novel checklist
Wikipedia – Georges’ Wikipedia entry
ComiXology – A complete list of Georges’ digital comics from the world’s largest cloud-based digital comics service
Dark Horse Digital – Buffy and Serenity and The Guild! OH MY!