Soon to star in her very own live action series, Stargirl by Geoff Johns (Doomsday Clock, Flashpoint, Justice League) collects his earliest work at DC Comics as he introduces the young woman who becomes Stargirl, Courtney Whitmore!
Geoff Johns is an award-winning writer and one of the most popular
contemporary comic book writers today. Johns is the author of
The New York Times best-selling graphic novels Aquaman-
The Trench, Blackest Night, Green Lantern- The Sinestro Corps War,
Justice League- Origin, Superman- Brainiac and Batman- Earth
One, which hit #1 on the bestseller list. He is also known for
transforming Green Lantern into one of the most critically and
commercially successful franchises in comics.
Johns was born in Detroit and studied media arts, screenwriting and film at Michigan State University. After moving to Los Angeles, he became an assistant to Richard Donner, director of Superman- The Movie. He and his mentor Donner later co-wrote Superman- Last Son featuring the return of General Zod.
Johns has written for various other media, including episodes of Smallville, Arrow and Adult Swim's Robot Chicken, for which he was nominated along with his co-writers for an Emmy. Johns was an executive producer on the 2016 film Batman v Superman- Dawn of Justice and co wrote the 2017 hit Justice League as well as the upcoming Wonder Woman 1984 film starring Gal Gadot. Johns currently resides in Los Angeles, California.