Darko Markovich (Macedonia) was born in Skopje in 1940. He is a cartoonist, satirist, moviedirector, screenwriter and designer, animator, comic book artist andillustrator. He started his professional cartoonist career in 1960, working fornumerous newspapers and magazines in Macedoniaand former Yugoslavia.From 1966 until 1975 he was working as an editor-in-chief in “Osten”- magazinefor humor and satire and as a director of the World Gallery of Cartoon in Skopje, For his cartoonsand animated films has received over 30 awards and prizes. He lives and worksin Skopje. He isalso working on the comic strip “Pecko”.