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[[File:Adam ant gray.jpg|thumb|right|300px|"The Fantastic Adventures of Adam Ant" from ''TV Tops'']]
 
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'''Maureen Gray''', in collaboration with her husband [[Gordon Gray|Gordon]], drew "[[Kid's Army]]" and adaptations of TV and pop music tie-ins like ''[[Fame]]'' and "[[The Fantastic Adventures of Adam Ant]]" for [[DC Thomson]]'s ''[[TV Tops]]'' comic in the early 1980s. The pair usually signed their work "Gray".
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'''Maureen Gray''' (b. 1940?), in collaboration with her husband [[Gordon Gray|Gordon]], drew "[[Kid's Army]]" and adaptations of TV and pop music tie-ins like ''[[Fame]]'' and "[[The Fantastic Adventures of Adam Ant]]" for [[DC Thomson]]'s ''[[TV Tops]]'' comic, c. 1982. They then started working for ''[[Look-In]]'', drawing "[[Buck's Fizz]]" (1983-84), "[[The Story So Far]]" (1985-86), "[[Airwolf]]" (1986-87) and "[[Five Star Life]]" (1987). The pair usually signed their work "Gray". The couple also illustrated numerous books between 1974 and 2003. In 2007 Maureen created a graphic novel, ''[[The Haunting of Julia]]'', based on Mary Hooper's children's novel ''Thirteen Candles''.
   
 
==References==
 
==References==
 
*Denis Gifford, ''Encyclopedia of Comic Characters'', Longman, 1987, pp. 123
 
*Denis Gifford, ''Encyclopedia of Comic Characters'', Longman, 1987, pp. 123
 
*[http://www.comicsuk.co.uk/Forum/search.php?keywords=maureen+gray&terms=all&author=&sc=1&sf=all&sk=t&sd=d&sr=posts&st=0&ch=300&t=0&submit=Search Comics UK forum]
 
*[http://www.comicsuk.co.uk/Forum/search.php?keywords=maureen+gray&terms=all&author=&sc=1&sf=all&sk=t&sd=d&sr=posts&st=0&ch=300&t=0&submit=Search Comics UK forum]
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*Steve Holland, [http://illustrationartgallery.blogspot.co.uk/2012/10/maureen-gordon-gray.html Maureen & Gordon Gray], Illustration Art Gallery, 1 October 2012
   
 
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"The Fantastic Adventures of Adam Ant" from TV Tops

Maureen Gray (b. 1940?), in collaboration with her husband Gordon, drew "Kid's Army" and adaptations of TV and pop music tie-ins like Fame and "The Fantastic Adventures of Adam Ant" for DC Thomson's TV Tops comic, c. 1982. They then started working for Look-In, drawing "Buck's Fizz" (1983-84), "The Story So Far" (1985-86), "Airwolf" (1986-87) and "Five Star Life" (1987). The pair usually signed their work "Gray". The couple also illustrated numerous books between 1974 and 2003. In 2007 Maureen created a graphic novel, The Haunting of Julia, based on Mary Hooper's children's novel Thirteen Candles.

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