Frank Miller


27 Jan 1957


Olney, Maryland, USA


Frank Miller was born in Olney, Maryland, to a nurse mother and a carpenter and electrician father, and was raised in Montpelier, Vermont. He is of Irish descent. Miller was a big comics writer/artist in the '70s and '80s. He wrote and penciled the Marvel series "Daredevil" for a long time. His friend, Klaus Janson, inked. He also wrote two spinoffs about the character "Electra" and did a miniseries about the "X-Men" character "Wolverine". His hit miniseries "Ronin" was published by DC in the mid-eighties. His greatest success came with DC's character "Batman". In 1980, he wrote the acclaimed "Batman" story "Wanted - Santa Claus - Dead or Alive!" for DC Comics. In 1986, his most notable comic-book work, the groundbreaking "Batman: The Dark Knight Returns", an alternate history story about Batman in a grim future, was published by DC. Miller wrote and penciled. In 1988, he wrote the acclaimed "Batman: Year One", about Batman's first year on the job, for DC. In 1996, he wrote "Spawn versus Batman", a one-shot issue published by DC and Image Comics. He wrote the major motion pictures RoboCop 2 (1990) and RoboCop 3 (1993) and did the "Robocop" comic series for a little while.

Miller directed The Spirit (2008) and co-directed Sin City (2005) and Frank Miller's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014)_.

Actor ( 20 credits )

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014) Sam (uncredited)
With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story (2010) Himself
The Spirit (2008) Liebowitz
Will Eisner: Portrait of a Sequential Artist (2007) Himself
History in Focus (2006)  Himself (1 episode, 2007)
Sin City (2005) Priest
Made in Hollywood (2005)  Himself (1 episode, 2014)
Daredevil (2003) Man with Pen in Head
Shootout (2003)  Himself (1 episode, 2008)
Sex, Lies & Superheroes (2003) Himself
HypaSpace (2002)  Himself (3 episodes, 2006-2007)
Jugular Wine: A Vampire Odyssey (1994) Himself
Cartelera (1994)  Himself (1 episode, 2008)
HBO First Look (1992)  Himself (1 episode, 2007)
Días de cine (1991)  Himself (1 episode, 2008)
RoboCop 2 (1990) Frank, the Chemist (uncredited)
Troldspejlet (1989)  Himself (uncredited) (1 episode, 2009)
Comic Book Confidential (1988) Himself
The Masters of Comic Book Art (1987) Himself
Cinema 3 (1984)  Himself (1 episode, 2008)

Producer ( 3 credits )

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014) executive producer
300: Rise of an Empire (2014) executive producer
300 (2006) executive producer

Writer ( 15 credits )

Daredevil (2015) (unknown episodes)
Jessica Jones (2015) (unknown episodes)
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014) (screenplay)
300: Rise of an Empire (2014)
Gotham (2014) (unknown episodes)
Sin City: The Hard Goodbye (2012) (graphic novel)
The Spirit (2008) (screenplay)
300 (2006)
Sin City (2005) (graphic novels)
Elektra (2005) (comic book characters)
Rats: A Sin City Yarn (2004) (graphic novel)
Big Guy and Rusty the Boy Robot (1999) (creator) (unknown episodes)
RoboCop 3 (1993) (story)
The New Batman Adventures (1993) (1 episode, 1998)
RoboCop 2 (1990) (story)

Director ( 3 credits )

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014)
The Spirit (2008)
Sin City (2005)