Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight: George Pérez!

This is the first installment of our Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight Series! We’re kicking things off with a look at Comic Book legend George Pérez!

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Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight George Pérez

  • George Pérez is a Writer, Penciller and Inker who has worked in the Comic Book industry for over 40 years.
  • He is from the Bronx and of Puerto Rican descent. 
  • Has a very detailed Art-style and is known for doing amazing splash panels featuring many characters.
  • He co-created the White Tiger (the first Puerto Rican superhero in Comics) with Bill Mantlo.
  • He has won several Comic Book industry awards, including the Eagle Award, Inkpot Award and  the Jack Kirby Award.
  • He is currently retired, but has worked for both Marvel and DC Comics in the past.

We’re celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month at Planet Nestor by highlighting some of the Latino/Latina/LatinX trailblazers in Pop Culture entertainment who have inspired or influenced us!

Hispanic Heritage Month 2019: We hope to inspire and uplift with this content, so stay tuned for more Posts at Planet Nestor throughout Hispanic Heritage Month!

National Hispanic Heritage Month is a time to celebrate the remarkable contributions that Hispanic (Latino/Latina/LatinX) Americans have made to the history United States and runs from September 15 through October 15!

Author: Nestor Rene

I’m the creator and curator of Planet Nestor Entertainment and I’ve been a professional in the Entertainment Industry for over 20 years! I’m a big Fan of Pop Culture, 80’s Nostalgia, Halloween, Theme Parks, Movies, TV, Comic Books, Animation, Cosplay, Collectibles and Art!