The haunting epic that plunged the DC Universe into darkness collected in its entirety for the first time ever! The Blackest Night is now here. As black rings rain from the sky former, friends and loved ones rise from their graves as twisted monsters with only one mission- Death.
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. He resides in Los Angeles, California.