James O'Barr

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Birthday
1, 1960
Birthplace
Michigan
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
1, 1960 (age 58)
Birthplace
Michigan

About

Graphic artist and creator of the dark comic book series "The Crow," which came about as a way of dealing with the sudden death of his fiancee Beverly in 1978.

Before Fame

He was fascinated by Renaissance sculpture as a child.

Trivia

His comic book "The Crow" was adapted into a film starring Brandon Lee. Tragically, Lee was killed on set during filming.

Family Life

He grew up in the foster care system. He married in 2000 and settled with his wife in Texas.

Associated With

He was a member of the metal band Trust Obey, which was signed to Nothing, the record label owned by Trent Reznor.