Ben Templesmith is a New York Times best selling artist and writer most widely known for his work in the comic book industry, where he has received multiple nominations for the International Horror Guild Awards as well as the industry’s top prize, the Eisner Award.
He was born March 7th 1978, in Perth, Australia.
As a creator, his most notable works have been 30 Days of Night (which spawned a major motion picture) and Fell. His other projects include the critically acclaimed serial Wormwood: Gentleman Corpse, as well as Welcome to Hoxford, The Squidder and Singularity 7, all of which he also wrote.
He’s also worked on Hellspawn, Gotham By Midnight, Star Wars, Ten Grand, Doctor Who, GI Joe, Army of Darkness, Silent Hill and Buffy: The Vampire Slayer, among others.
Has a strange connection to a giant space squid named Cthulhu.
Want to meet this amazing artist on Saturday and Sunday, the 22nd and 23rd of October? Then come and say hi to Ben Templesmith at FACTS!
Present at FACTS: 2016-2-october