Wave Two of our guests are now released, and again, we're pulling in names from all over the medium!
Will Simpson has worked with many of comics biggest names, and is best known for his work on 2000AD and HELLBLAZER, and as the creator of DC / Vertigo's VAMPS. In recent years he has worked behind the scenes on a variety of hollywood blockbusters, and is currently the main storyboard artist for GAME OF THRONES on HBO, where his visual style influences the very episodes themselves.
Amrit Birdi is very much the 'new kid on the block', but as the artist of Joe Suggs' USERNAME: EVIE and USERNAME:REGENERATION graphic novels, these books have sold almost HALF A MILLION COPIES in the last couple of years. Also working on his own creator owned books, Amrit is busier than ever.
Paul Cornell is best known for his work on DOCTOR WHO: his two part series 'Human Nature' is deemed as one of the classics of the Tenth Doctor's era. Also a comic writer and novelist, Paul has also written characters like WOLVERINE, SUPERMAN and many others for the Big Two, while recently finishing a Third Doctor story for Titan.
John-Paul Bove is a writer and colourist best known for TRANSFORMERS and TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES. Aside from his licensed work, he also has his own creator owned book, UNEARTHED, available at the event.
Jess Bradley has worked primarily for THE PHOENIX over the last couple of years, writing and drawing the massively popular SQUID SQUAD. Her new comic TINY OVERLORD is the true story of being a mother.
David Hine is a veteran of comics, having originally been an artist for 2000AD. Now primarily a writer, he's written licenses like BATMAN, X-MEN, SPIDERMAN, THE DARKNESS and SPAWN, while his creator owned series BULLETPROOF COFFIN and STRANGE EMBRACE have gathered fans across the globe.
Ian Edginton is a long term favourite of 2000AD fans, having created stories like STICKLEBACK and THE RED SEAS. Outside of 2000AD, he's written the War of the Worlds sequel SCARLET TRACES, adapted all of Sherlock Holmes' books into graphic novels and released THE VICTORIAN UNDEAD for DC / Wildstorm, among others.
Marc Bernardin is an American writer of comics and TV, currently writ