Robert Kirkman is a well-known comic book writer from America who is best known to be the creator of ‘Invincible’ and ‘The Walking Dead’. Kirkman is the writer of ‘Marvel Zombies’ and ‘Ultimate X-Men’. Additionally, he is a partner in Image Comics and has also collaborated with Todd McFarlane for the comic series ‘Haunt’. Now let’s have a close look on Robert Kirkman’s net worth in 2018.
Robert Kirkman Early Life
Robert Kirkman was born on November 30, 1978, in Lexington, Kentucky. He grew up in Cynthia, Kentucky.
He was interested in writing at a young age and began his career at a young age.
Robert Kirkman has been successfully married to his wife Sonia Kirkman. The couple has a son named Peter Parker Kirkman named after “Peter Parker” from the ‘Spider-Man’. The couple also has got another child.
Robert Kirkman Career, Awards & Achievement
In 2000, Robert Kirkman released his first comic book ‘Battle Pope’, which was created with Tony Moore. He was later hired for Image Comics’ SuperPatriot miniseries. In 2002, he became the co-creator of the image series called ‘Tech Jacket’ along with E. J. Su. It ran for six issues.
In 2003, he became the co-creator of ‘Invincible’ along with Cory Walker. In the same year, he started working on ‘The Walking Dead’. In 2004, he wrote ‘Epic Anthology’ for Marvel Comics. His other works with Marvel Comics include ‘’Inhumans’, ‘X-Men Unlimited’, ‘’ Spider-Man Unlimited’, ‘Captain America’, ‘Fantastic Four: Foes’, and ‘Marvel Zombies’.
His other publishers include ‘Top Cow’, ‘9 – 11’, ‘Tales of the Realm’, ‘Tales of Army of Darkness’, and ‘Masters of the Universe’ series. He has also written many episodes of ‘The Walking Dead’ television series’.
He is the co-creator of the series called ‘Fear the Walking Dead’, which is a companion series of ‘The Walking Dead’. He has also written Cinemax’s horror series called ‘Outcast’.
Additionally, Kirkman has also published many non-graphic novels of ‘The Walking Dead’. He released ‘The Walking Dead: Rise of the Governor’ in October 2011. This was followed by ‘The Walking Dead: The Road to Woodbury’ in 2012. He has also released ‘The Walking Dead: Descent’ and ‘The Walking Dead: Invasion’.
For Image Comics, he first wrote ‘SuperPatriot’. He has also written ‘’ Suprema: Supreme Sacrifice’, ‘Image Holiday Special’, ‘Image United’, ‘Super Dinosaur’, ‘Thief of Thieves’, ‘The Astounding Wolf-Man’, ‘Youngblood: Imperial’, and ‘Guardians of the Globe’.
He is currently associated with Image Comics’ ‘Outcast’ since 2014.
Awards & Achievements
In 2013, Robert Kirkman was nominated in the Online Film & Television Association Award in the category of ‘Best Writing in a Drama Series’. He has also received a nomination from the Writers Guild of America for ‘The Walking Dead’. He has been nominated twice for the British Fantasy Awards and twice in the Bram Stoker Awards.
Net Worth of Robert Kirkman
Robert Kirkman has an estimated net worth of more than $20 million. He accumulated this wealth as a professional comic book writer. The comic book writer has risen to become a multi-millionaire with his superb writing skills. He has written many comics for Marvel and has also written for Image Comics. He has also written Korea’s ‘Five Year’. He is the owner of the production company called ‘Skybound Entertainment’, which is set to produce the film ‘An American Werewolf in London’. He has also produced ‘The Destroyer’.
Robert Kirkman is considered one of the most popular comic-book writers in the world. He has won many awards and his popularity also made him appear in an episode of ‘Robot Chicken’. He has successfully released many novels. Kirkman has written many episodes of the TV series ‘The Walking Dead’.