10 Questions with Mark McKenna

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The rapid fire 10 For The Pros gets the awesome Mark McKenna! 
10 For The Pros 

mmphoto.gifMark McKenna – Inker/Artist/Writer

Mark’s career spans 24 years in the comic book industry. His current work includes: Star Wars: PURGE, Secret Six and Batman Annual. 

mm8.gif1. What comic (character) would you love to have total creativity control over? And why?

I’m a Silver Surfer fan. I read all of his books and his appearances and would get a kick out of working with him.

2. If you could have 1 superpower, what would it be?

Knockout Blast coming from my hands.

mm6.gif3. Do you have a routine that you follow before or during work?

Uncramping my hand 

4. Who is your favorite creator to work with?

Mike McKone. 

mm7.gif5. In your opinion, do you feel that the movie industry is doing a good job with the Comic Book movies?

Yes. 

6. What comic book hero/villain do you want to see on screen?

Thor.

7. “If I wasn’t in the comic book industry, I would be working…………”?

As a Chef.

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8. What advice could you give a creator trying to break into the industry?

Don’t think that because you are better than the worst talent in the biz that you should have a job. Be as good as the best. 

9. “My best Investment in life was…….”

Marrying my wife. 

10. Have anything you’d like to plug?

www.bananatail.com ………..New book shipping in April.

 

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Bonus Questions!

Who were your influences breaking into the Industry?

Brian Bolland, John Romita Sr.

 

Digital or Paper?

Paper, but I’m an old guy.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thanks Mark! Check out the NEW Bananatails coming soon!!

 

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www.MarkmcKennaart.com

www.Bananatail.com

 

 

 

 

 

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