Three time Eisner nominee and Harvey nominee Troy Little appearing at Hal-Con

We’re delighted to welcome three time Eisner nominee and Harvey nominee, Troy Little back to Hal-Con!

Troy began a career in animation after graduating from the Interpretive Illustration course at Sheridan College in Ontario, Canada. In 2000 he began self-publishing his comic series Chiaroscuro which garnered him both a Xeric and PEICA grant and was eventually collected by IDW Publishing in 2007.

His second book, Angora Napkin was published in 2009 with IDW and was nominated for the prestigious Eisner Award (Best Publications for Teens) in 2010. Angora Napkin was also developed as an animated pilot for Teletoon, Canada which was broadcast Halloween night in 2010.

Angora Napkin: The Golden McGuffin, the weekly web serial was launched in 2012.
Angora Napkin: Harvest of Revenge was published by IDW in 2013 and nominated for an Eisner as well (Best Lettering).

In 2013 Troy took on The Powerpuff Girls re-launch as series writer/artist/colourist.

In 2014 he began adapting Hunter S. Thompson’s cult classic novel “Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas” for IDW / Top Shelf and was published in October, 2015. It was nominated for an Eisner, Harvey and also won a Gold PubWest Book Design Award.

His comic credits also include shorts and cover work on Judge Dredd, X-Files, Uncle Grandpa, The Amazing World of Gumball, Diablo House, Animal Noir and more.
He’s currently working double time with Kevin Eastman (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) on the Drawing Blood / Radically Rearranged Ronin Ragdolls comic and the upcoming Rick & Morty VS Dungeons & Dragons mini-series with Jim Zub and Patrick Rothfuss.

Troy lives in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island with his twin daughters Alicen, Hayden and son Nathan. He is married to comic artist Brenda Hickey.

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