Ryan Dunlavey is best known for drawing the humorous non-fiction graphic novels Action Presidents, The Comic Book History of Comics and the Xeric Grant and ALA Award winning Action Philosophersall co-created with writer Fred Van Lente.


His other comics works include Dirt Candy: A Cookbook with chef Amanda CohenLi’l Classix with writer Grady HendrixG.I. Joe, Wolverine and M.O.D.O.K.

Freelance clients include A&E Networks, The Children’s Place, Comedy Central, Disney Publishing, HarperCollins, Hasbro, LINE Webtoon, The New York City Department of Education, MTV, Random House, Royal Flush Magazine, Scholastic Books, T-Mobile, Time Out, ToyFare, Warner Brothers, Wizard Entertainment, The WWE and his mom.


Ryan is available for hire as an illustrator, comic book maker, consultant or all-around creative type person as well as school visits, lectures, book signings and convention appearances (schedule permitting). Ryan is fully posable (accessories sold separately) but will only be on this planet for a limited time, so contact him today!

Ryan Dunlavey is a cartoonist and author based in New York City.

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