Walter Flanagan is a man of many talents and a modern day Renaissance Man.
Along with being the store manager of Jay and Silent Bob’s Secret Stash in Red Bank, NJ for over 20 years, he is also a comic book artist, podcaster, actor, songwriter, and reality television personality. Flanagan is a long-time friend of Kevin Smith, and (according to Smith’s book Silent Bob Speaks) it was Flanagan who turned Smith onto comic books. Walt is co-host of the highly rated “Tell ‘Em Steve-Dave!” podcast with longtime friends Bryan Johnson and Brian Quinn and is also the lead in AMC’s COMIC BOOK MEN, which premiered in February 2012 and ended in 2018.
Flanagan has provided the art for the comic books KARNEY, METRO, CRYPTOZOIC MAN and WAR OF THE UNDEAD, published by IDW and written by Bryan Johnson, as well as DC Comics Kevin Smith Batman trilogy BATMAN: CACOPHONY, BATMAN: THE WIDENING GYRE and the recently announced BATMAN: BELLICOSITY.
Walt Flanagan penciled the covers of issue #1 – #5 for Blue Juice Comics’ THE ACCELERATORS and the 4 issues of KNIGHTS OF THE 5TH DIMENSION.