Keith Williams began his comics career in 1982 at Marvel
, as a background inker, for example working with John Byrne
. He was also an assistant editor to Jim Owsley
. Later on, as full time inker he worked on comics like Transformers
, Web of Spider-Man
and The Mask
In 1994, he succeeded Sy Barry
as artist on The Phantom
daily strip, working together with Barry's assistant George Olesen. Williams inked the strip until 2005.
In recent years, Williams has inked comics for Moonstone Books
on titles like Kolchak
, The Phantom/Captain Action
and Buckaroo Banzai
(which he inked the movie adaption
of for Marvel).