A well-known comic writer, and artist who also worked as a penciler, George Perez sadly passed away at the age of 57. Being an artist, he was a popular writer, Penciller and Inker in the Hollywood industry who gave himself in many popular comics. He wrote several comics in his entire career but is known for one of the best legendary running on “Wonder Woman”. Along with this, he rose to prominence for his work on “The New Teen Titans“. His work can be seen in the DC and Marvel movies where he showed his comics.

Cartoon artist George Perez Passed Away at 57

George was the creator of some famous characters like Starfire, Cyborg, Raven and Deathstroke. The Avengers and Crisis on Infinite Earths were the best superhero comics of him. He illustrated several Marvel titles, including “Creatures on the Loose” featuring the Man-Wolf, and “The Inhumans”.

George Pérez Cause of Death?

According to the sources, the artist died on Friday, May 6, 2022, after battling with pancreatic cancer. He announced the news that he is suffering from cancer last December. Now, the news of his death was confirmed through a social media post,” George passed away yesterday, peacefully at home with his wife of 490 months and family by his side. He was not in pain and knew he was very, very loved”.

The statement continues,” We are all very much grieving but, at the same time, we are so incredibly grateful for the joy he brought to our lives. To know George was to love him, and he loved back. Fiercely and with his whole heart. The world is a lot less vibrant today without him in it”. Born as George Perez on June 9, 1954, in New York City, US, and has an American nationality. He began working for Marvel comics as an assistant for the well-known artist Rick Buckler when he was just 19.

George Pérez Cause of Death?

He debuted as an artist in a story for the anthology named “Astonishing Tales”. He played a prominent role in the 1987 reboot of the “Wonder Woman” franchise which comes to his most popular comic of him. Because of his work in the industry, he also won four Eagle Awards, two Jack Kirby Awards, an Inkpot Award and also, the winner of Lifetime Achievement Inkwell Award for his amazing work. He tied a knot with Carol Flynn but the couple had no children. During his entire career, he made several cartoons and wrote comics for the fans across the world. George Perez will be always remembered by his fans.


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