JOE KELLY : TOUR DE FORCE – FROM BEN 10 TO I KILL GIANTS

Festivals |
15th October 2016

Saturday 15th Oct 12.30-1.30pm BAC Theatre

Joe Kelly is an award-winning creator, writer and producer based in New York. Currently in pre-production as a feature film with the screen adaptation also written by Kelly, I Kill Giants was winner of the 2012 International Manga Award from Japan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, a rare feat for an American. His original graphic novel Four Eyes was a YALSA “Great Graphic Novel for Teens” selection. Joe’s run on Marvel’s Deadpool is considered an industry standard and he’s credited with writing “The best Superman story of all time” in Action Comics #775. As part of Man of Action Entertainment he’s also one of the creators of the hit long-running animated series, Ben 10. In his spare time (!) he teaches Writing for Animation at New York University’s Department of Dramatic Writing.
Join Titan Comics Brand Manager and podcaster extraordinaire Chris Thompson and grasp this rare opportunity to find out about Joe’s extraordinary career.

• For more information about the Lakes International Comic Art Festival – including information on its guests free events, Comics Clock Tower, Family Zone and exhibitions – visit www.comicartfestival.com

DATES & TIMES

15th October 2016

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