Johns graduated from Clarkston High School in 1991. He attended the Michigan State University where he studied media arts, screenwriting, film production and film theory. He graduated from Michigan State in 1995, and then moved to Los Angeles, California.
Geoff Johns is an American comic book writer. He began his career as a production assistant for director Richard Donner. However, he switched to comic books when he traveled to New York City to the DC Comics offices. His first published comic book was the DCU Heroes Secret Files, for DC Comics, where he debuted his series Stars ans S.T.R.I.P.E.. Johns have worked for countless DC Comics stories and has also worked in television shows and movies from the DC franchise including Justice League Unlimited, Smallville, Arrow, The Flash, Green Lantern and many more.
Geoff Johns is the Chief Creative Officer for DC and keeps working as a writer for both comic books as well as television.
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- The character Stargirl, was created based on his sister, Courtney, who was a victim of the TWA Flight 800 crash.
Links and References
- Johns at the Official DC Comics Website
- Geoff Johns at Wikipedia.org
- Geoff Johns at the Marvel Database Project
- twitter account