CLAUDIO SCIARRONE - GUEST ANNOUNCEMENT
This years Duck nation's representative will be none other than Claudio Sciarrone. He is an italian comic artist that has been working for Dinsey-Topolino for the past 25 years. His first story was published in1992 for Disney at the age of 19.
He is the co-creator of the Duck Avenger saga published in U.S. by IDW publishing (original italian title Paperinik New Adventures). He has also illustrated graphic novels for titles of Atlantis, Monsters Inc. Finding Nemo and W.a.l.l.E for Disney/Pixar, and several prequel from Treasure Planet to Tron Legacy and Big Hero 6.
For four years he was the co-host at Disney Channel television Italy. He has done the character designer and storyboard artist for the pilot “Little Jesus” produced by Leone Cinematografica with DeMas and Partners for Rai2 channel (nominated as Best Pilot for a series at Cartoons on the Bay) and was the illustrator of the game show Mercante in Fiera produced by Magnolia Television for the tv channel ITALIA 1.
Sciarrone has worked also as fashion illustrator for the italian edition of Vogue Pelle, GQ and Maxim and done the character designer for 505 Games and Digital Bros. Videogame series “DivaGirls”for Nintento DS and Wii consoles.
He has co-created for Mondadori Ragazzi the four books series Angelino Scuola di Angeli and was the Illustrator for a 10 episodes music documentary serie Delitti Rock for Rai 2 channel. He was also the co-creator and character designer for the 26 episode serie "the Extraordinary Adventure of Jules Verne" on air in 2013.