Comic writer Paul Levitz will be appearing at Forbidden Planet’s London Megastore on Wednesday 27th June at 6:00pm.
Paul Levitz began as an entrepreneur in high school as editor/publisher of The Comic Reader, the first mass-circulation fanzine devoted to comics news, winning two consecutive annual Comic Art Fan Awards for Best Fanzine. He went on to write over 400 stories of iconic characters including Superman, Batman, Legion of Super-Heroes, Wonder Woman and more, with sales of over 25 million copies and translations into over 20 languages.
As an executive, he led the DC Comics division of Time Warner as its senior business officer for three decades, and ultimately as President & Publisher from 2002-2009.
He continues to work in the comics field by serving on the board of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund along with other major creative and business figures in comics and consults for Warner Bros. and other companies.
His book, 75 Years Of DC Comics: The Art Of Modern Mythmaking won the U.K.’s Eagle Award for Favourite Comics-Related Book, Munich’s Peng Pris and the Eisner Awards for Best Comics-Related Book in the U.S.
Forbidden Planet London Megastore
179 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, WC2H 8JR
0207 420 3666