GEORGE J. BRODERICK, JR. began cartooning at age five when he peddled drawings of Mighty Mouse, Woody Woodpecker and Popeye from the back of his little red wagon to the unsuspecting neighborhood moms for a nickel a sketch (which George still considers one of the highlights of his freelance career).
George has worked as a professional in comics since 1982. Since then, he has written stories for DC Comics, Marvel Comics and handled both scripting and editing on the LOST IN SPACE and QUANTUM LEAP comic books for Innovation Publishing and editing on LOST IN SPACE: Voyage to the Bottom of the Soul for Bubblehead Publishing.
George’s art credits include work on BOZO THE CLOWN and SANTA CLAUS ADVENTURES for Innovation, SPEED RACER for Now Comics and THE MUNSTERS for TV Comics. His most current work includes HOLY COW COMICS #1-14 for Comic Library International 2.0, CHRISTMAS EVE, CHRISTMAS EVE WINTER CARNIVAL, CHRISTMAS EVE SPRING FLING, CHRISTMAS EVE HOLDAY GRAB BAG, CHRISTMAS EVE AND THE MYSTERY ON THE ORNAMENT EXPRESS, DILL GHERKIN AND THE LEGEND OF THE CHRISTMAS PICKLE, HOLLY JOLLY CHRISTMAS COMICS, MORE HOLLY JOLLY CHRISTMAS COMICS, SNOWY JOEY AND THE CHRISTMAS DINOSAURS, CHRISTMAS EVE AND THE MYSTERY ON THE ORNAMENT EXPRESS, JULBOCK THE CHRISTMAS GOAT and HAPPY HOLLIDAY’S CHRISTMAS DANCE PARTY for Cool Yule Comics, the RADIOACTIVE MAN and LURE LASS/WEASEL WOMAN features in SIMPSON’S SUPER SPECTACULAR for Bongo Comics, MUMMIES, GHOSTS, KOLCHAK, THE NIGHT STALKER and SUCKULINA, VAMPIRE TEMP for Moonstone Books, LIFE MAXX for A Way With Words Foundation, POPEYE THE SAILOR for Premium Pop Comics/CLI 2.0 and MISTER BUNDLES VS. THE MARTIANS for CLI 2.0.
George currently creates and posts web comics appearing five days a week, HOLY COW COMICS, a cornucopia of random strips updated Monday through Friday at: http://www.townburgcity.com.
George’s biggest ambition in life is to become one of the most beloved characters in American Folklore!
For more on George’s career or to purchase gobs of really top drawer stuff, visit him at: http://www.georgebroderick.com .