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Marc Silvestri (born 29 March 1958; age 61) is a comic book artist. He is currently the CEO of Top Cow. Despite this, he is best known for his work drawing Uncanny X-Men for Marvel Comics in the late 1980s.
In 1992, he was one of seven artists (including Todd McFarlane and Jim Lee) to split off and form Image Comics. While there, he wrote and drew Cyberforce and Codename: Strykeforce. In 1996, he drew 21 pages of Star TreX, the majority of them inked by Matt Banning.