José Luis Ágreda is a Spanish books and comic illustrator. When he was a young boy he lived in Bilbao, where he met the world of local comic illustrators and where he first published in fanzines. Later on, he moved to Seville, where he studied Architecture and where he keeps on publishing his illustrations in several magazines. From 1994 to 1998, he worked for La comictiva. In 1997, the publishing house Under Comic published his first comic ¡Eh, tú chaval!. He has worked for the satyrical weekly magazine El Jueves, where he has gained a lot of popularity with his stories. In 2001 he was awarded with the 2001 Premio a la Mejor Obra of the Saló del Còmic i del Manga de Barcelona.