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Personal History

Stephen King is the father of writer Joe Hill.

Professional History

Stephen King is a prolific author of horror and bizarre stories.

He wrote a few Cthulhu Mythos stories, such as the short story "Jerusalem's Lot", and has referenced elements of the Mythos within other works. For example, In Stephen King's The Stand, Randall Flagg, the Dark Man, was stated to be many evil entities, including "Nyarlahotep" (the scene is adapted in The Stand: The Night Has Come #4).

Marvel Comics

Many works of Stephen King were adapted in Marvel Comics:

He also participated in Heroes for Hope Starring the X-Men #1 (December, 1985), a comic book designed to raise awareness about hunger in Africa and featuring an "all-star lineup of comics creators as well as a few notable authors from outside the comic book industry", such as [...] George R. R. Martin, and Edward Bryant [... and] Alan Moore."[1]

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