Jan Lucanus is an American comic book writer, filmmaker, martial artist, musical artist, and entrepreneur. He is the founder and CEO of the transmedia company Creative Impulse Entertainment, Inc., co-creator/co-writer of the mixed martial arts comic books series, "JFH: Justice For Hire", is an award-winning filmmaker, an international martial arts champion in both the full contact sport of San Shou and the sport of Tai Chi Push Hands, and is a rapper/singer/songwriter. Jan also consults on business, production, and creative strategies for companies and individuals across comics, film, television, music, and games. He is a graduate of the New York University Maurice Kanbar Institute for Film & Television, Tisch School of the Arts, holding a degree in Film Production.
As a transmedia artist, Jan has been called a "martial arts comic book prodigy" and an "entertainment renassiance man" for his work combining comic books, film, animation, and music, most notably for the JFH: Justice For Hire entertainment property. Comic book legend Neal Adams was quoted on interview with iFanboy stating, “Understand we’ve got new people doing new things – Jan is an example of that… There’s a new interrelationship between the forms that’s beginning to develop from comic books to motion comics to film and television. Those of us who are aware of it are going to be involved in making entertainment from beginning to end”.
- From Wikipedia
Date of Birth:
New York City, NY
Website: http://www.CreativeImpulseEnt.comE-mail: firstname.lastname@example.orgBlog: http://janlucanus.tumblr.comTwitter: https://twitter.com/JanLucanusFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Jan-Lucanus/131024173574525MySpace: https://myspace.com/janlucanusNotes:
Jan is the son of comic book veteran Jan C. Childress, who, after working as a critic with several zines, got his start as a writer under his mentor Jim Shooter on Defiant's "The Good Guys" series.