OCCUPATION: Graphic novelist
NUMBER OF TIME COVERS: 0
PREVIOUS APPEARANCES ON THE TIME 100: 0
PRO: One of the most popular and recognized names in comic books, creator of such mega-hits as Sin City and 300both of which have been adapted into hit filmsas well as The Dark Knight Returns featuring Batman.
CON: His recent work has been erratic, with his All-Star Batman & Robin The Boy Wonder panned by critics for awkward dialogue, and, although he's boasted for some time of writing a Batman graphic novel in which the crusader fights Osama bin Laden, nothing has yet to materialize.
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