Miguel Ferrer worked as a writer for Marvel Comics between 1987 and 1990. His creations include the character Comet Man, among others.
Miguel Ferrer, son to Oscar-winning actor Jose Ferrer, also had a prolific acting career. His breathrough role was with the movie Robocop (1987, Paul Verhoeven), which had a comic-book adaptation published by Marvel. Ferrer also portrayed Vice President Rodriguez in Iron Man 3 (2013, Shane Black).
- Spider-Man 2099 creator Peter David named the hero's alter-ego, Miguel O'Hara, after Miguel Ferrer.