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Ted Benoit

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Nationality  French
Area(s)  Writer, Artist

Name  Ted Benoit
Role  Novelist
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Born  Thierry Benoit 25 July 1947 (age 68) Niort, Deux-Sevres, France (1947-07-25)
Notable works  Bingo Bongo et son Combo Congolais Ray Banana Blake and Mortimer
Similar People  Edgar P Jacobs, Yves Chaland, Serge Clerc, Andre Juillard, Jean Van Hamme

Thierry "Ted" Benoit (25 July 1947 – 30 September 2016) was a French comics artist, graphic novelist and prominent figure in the stylish Franco-Belgian ligne claire comics scene in the 1980s. His influences included Edgar P. Jacobs, Moebius, Robert Crumb and to a lesser extend Jacques Tardi.

Ted Benoit Thierry Benoit known as Ted Benoit born 25 July

Among his works from the 1980s are Bingo Bongo et son Combo Congolais, a series about aspiring novelist Bingo B. Bongo and his travails; and Ray Banana, a film noir pastiche. Some of these were published in English in Heavy Metal.

Ted Benoit Champaka Prints Benoit quotAtomium 21st Century Atomic

Benoit illustrated two books in the Blake and Mortimer series, both written by Jean Van Hamme: The Francis Blake Affair, 1996; and The Strange Encounter, 2001. Benoit died on 30 September 2016 at the age of 69.

Ted Benoit Ted Benot Lambiek Comiclopedia

Published albums

  • 1979: Hôpital, Les Humanoïdes Associés
  • 1981: Vers la ligne claire, Les Humanoïdes Associés
  • 1982: Histoires vraies, written by Yves Cheraqui, Les Humanoïdes Associés
  • 1982: Berceuse électrique, Ray Banana T.1, Casterman
  • 1986: Cité Lumière, Ray Banana T.2, Casterman
  • 1987: Bingo Bongo et son combo congolais, Les Humanoïdes Associés
  • 1989: L'Homme de nulle part, Les mémoires de Thelma Ritter T.1, drawn by Pierre Nedjar, written by Ted Benoit, Casterman
  • 1996: L'Affaire Francis Blake, Blake et Mortimer T.13, written by Jean Van Hamme, Éditions Blake et Mortimer
  • 2001: L'Étrange Rendez-vous, Blake et Mortimer T.15, written by Jean Van Hamme, Éditions Blake et Mortimer
  • 2004: Playback, drawn by François Ayroles, adapted by Ted Benoit from a script by Raymond Chandler, Éditions Denoël
  • 2013: Camera Obscura - Vers la ligne claire et retour, Champaka.
  • 2014: La Philosophie dans la piscine, Ray Banana T.3, La Boîte à bulles.
  • References

    Ted Benoit Wikipedia

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