Award Winning Writer Tony Lee Confirms For ICE 2016

After missing 2015 due to work commitments, we are pleased to announce that writer Tony Lee will be joining us for ICE 2016, as well as running a comic writing workshop at Comics Uncovered on the Sunday.

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A #1 New York Times Bestselling and Eagle Award winning writer of comics, books, audio plays, films and television, Tony has worked in the comics field for over a decade, writing for companies including DC, Marvel, IDW, Image, Titan, Rebellion, Dynamite, Random House, Walker Books and Markosia, working on licenses such as DOCTOR WHO, SPIDER MAN, BATTLESTAR GALACTICA, SHREK, X-MEN, MACGYVER, SUPERBOY. STAR TREK, JUDGE DREDD and PRIDE AND PREJUDICE AND ZOMBIES among others.
In 2012 his DOCTOR WHO #12 won the Eagle Award for ‘Favourite Single Story’.

In addition to comics, Tony also writes books for reluctant readers through Badger Learning, his titles including STALKER, MISTER SCRATCH, NOTICED, JIGSAW LADY, DR JEKYLL AND LITTLE MISS HYDE and OTIS, a modern day take on Shakespeare’s OTHELLO. In addition to this, Tony spends several days a month visiting schools across the globe with his ‘Change The Channel’ tour, concentrating on reluctant readers, convincing them to try books once more by ‘changing the channel’.

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Now moving into screenplays and working primarily in Los Angeles, his scripts currently in development include 52 PICKUP (Hereford Films / Platform Entertainment), CARTEL, starring Craig Fairbrass (Impact Entertainment / Red Rock Entertainment), THIRTY NINE STEPS (Damage cat Productions), a three film slate at Boxfly Pictures including historical thriller STOKER’S MONSTER: BEFORE DRACULA (co-created with Bram Stoker’s great-grandnephew Dacre Stoker), wrestling comedy IN THE RING, starring Christopher Daniels and Frankie ‘Kaz’ Kazarian, and the sci-fi adventure ALSO KNOWN AS, which is also being launched at this year’s San Diego Comic Con as a graphic novel, with Christopher Jones (Young Justice) and Charlie Kirchoff (Doctor Who) on art duties.

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In addition to this, it was announced earlier this year in The Hollywood Reporter that Tony has been hand picked by Gianni Nunnari’s Hollywood Gang (300, The Departed, Seven, Immortals) to write a futuristic ROBIN HOOD screenplay for them.
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