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Peter David Poster

Biography

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Overview (3)

Born in Ft. Meade, Maryland, USA
Birth NamePeter Allen David
Nickname PAD

Mini Bio (1)

Born in New Jersey, raised in Pennsylvania. SF/Star Trek fan writing a fanzine and scripting parody plays for conventions. Originally tried to work in Journalism but finally got a job at Marvel Comics as Asst. Direct Sales Manager. Wrote some "fill in" comics (Spider-man) and eventually got to the point where he was the regular writer for several titles. Currently lives on Long Island, writing comic books, novels, TV and movie scripts.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: A. Kasman

Spouse (2)

Kathleen O'Shea David (23 May 2001 - present) (1 child)
Myra Kasman David (? - ?) (divorced) (3 children)

Trade Mark (3)

Sarcastic sense of humour
Known for references to Pop Culture and Meta jokes.
Often reflects Real world issues and his personal life in his writing.

Trivia (11)

Author of the popular Star Trek: New Frontier book series.
Self-professed "writer of stuff."
Has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Journalism.
Has said that he would love to write a ''Tarzan vs The Phantom'' story.
Is an opponent of Capital Punishment and a supporter of Gun Control.
He was a prolific writer of fan fiction before becoming a professional writer.
Lives in Suffolk County, Long Island.
His favorite writers include Harlan Ellison, Stephen King, Arthur Conan Doyle, Robert B. Parker, Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett, Robert Crais and Edgar Rice Burroughs.
His favorite shows include Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1996), Charmed (1998), Doctor Who (1963), Carnivàle (2003), Friends (1994), Angel (1999), Alias (2001) and The West Wing (1999).
Signed a 3 year exclusive contract with Marvel Comics, where he currently writes X-Factor, Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man, Marvel Adventures: Spider-Man and a host of mini-series. [February 2006]
Creator and longtime writer of DC Comics character Linda Danvers and her series Supergirl. The character replaced Kara Zor-El, who had been wiped out of continuity after the "Crisis on Infinite Earths" event.

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