Tony Millionaire (SOCK MONKEY, MAAKIES) Interview


by Zack SmithWhether it’s the bleak comedy of Maakies or the whimsical tales of Sock Monkey, Tony Millionaire’s lushly illustrated cartoons are some of the most acclaimed comics of the past decade, winning numerous accolades from both comic and mainstream press. With the recent release of Sock Monkey: The Inches Incident and the upcoming Drinky Crow Show on Adult Swim (11:15 p.m. on January 1st), Millionaire is poised to reach a bigger audience than ever. He sat down with Newsarama to discuss his creations, and just how he gets all those stories out of creepy toys.
Read the interview here!

Published by Zack

Zack Smith is a writer and journalist. He has written for such web sites and publications as, the Independent Weekly of Durham NC, Triangle Business Journal, Comic Book Resources and the Lynchburg News and Advance. He has a Master's in Journalism from the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University, and a degree in English with minors in Film Studies and Creative Writing from NC State University. He also writes children's books.

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