John S. Romita, Jr. made his American debut within the pages of The Amazing Spider-Man in 1977. His early popularity began with his work on Iron Man in 1978, and his first regular run on The Amazing Spider-Man series in the early 80's. Since then Romita Jr. has illustrated fan-favorite runs on many Marvel series including Uncanny X-Men, Wolverine, The Mighty Thor, Daredevil and more. He entered into the world of creator owned comics in 2004 with The Grey Area published by Image comics and then in 2008 he teamed up with long-time collaborator Mark Millar for the creator-owned series, Kick-Ass, published by Marvel's Icon imprint. Sequel comic series for Kick-Ass followed with Kick-Ass 2, Hit-Girl & the forthcoming Kick-Ass 3. Romita Jr. has most recently illustrated the Marvel Now! re-boot of Captain America alongside writer Rick Remender.