Gene Ha was born in Chicago as the son of Korean immigrants. During his high school years, he was a staff artists at his high school's newspaper. He then studied at art school. After his studies, he became a regular artist for DC Comics and Marvel, doing art on such titles as 'Fantastic Four', 'Superman', 'Global Frequency', and the 'Batman' graphic novel 'Fortunate Son'. He is best known for his work on 'Top 10' and 'Top 10: The Forty-Niners' with Alan Moore and Zander Cannon for America's Best Comics.