No. 173 – Jimmy Quick

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Jimmy Quick from prog 626’s (1989) Zenith [Phase III: War in Heaven Part 1 (progs 626–634)] written by Grant Morrison MBE* and drawn by Steve YeowellBilly Whizz, created by Malcolm Judge (1918–1989), from The Beano comic

Jimmy’s less cartoony look in Zenith is based on Scottish singer/songwriter Jimmy Somerville who sang in the 1980s with the pop groups Bronski Beat (1983–1985) and The Communards (1985–1988), and also has his own solo career.

*British chivalric order: Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire