Executive Producer/Publisher
Los Angeles, CA
Northridge, CA
Nov 23

I'm the guy who runs this joint. It began in 1995 when it was just a site with links to other comic sites. Then in 1996 I launched a "Kingdom Come" fan site that grew a really cool community. I later combined the links site with the message boards and CBR was officially named.

Prior to dedicating myself to CBR, I worked in Los Angeles radio. I was Phil Hendrie's producer/comedy writer for his first three years in Los Angeles and worked with Dr. Laura Schlessinger, LA afternoon talk show hosts John & Ken and numerous other hosts. My first job in radio was as an intern at KIIS FM, working primarily with Magic Matt Allen and Bruce Vidal.

I live in Toluca Lake, CA with my dog Yeager -- named after Chuck, not the alcohol.

FIRST COMIC: Whitman "Looney Tunes." First Super Hero comics was DC Comics "Green Lantern" #203 and I admit it's because based on the cover I thoughy Mickey Mouse was getting a Green Lantern ring!

FAVORITE CHARACTER: Green Lantern (Hal Jordan), Wesley Dodds

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CBR TV: Katt & Folino Talk "Sparks," "Greatest American Hero's" Influence

Sat, April 12th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

"Greatest American Hero" star William Katt and writer/director Christopher Folino visited the CBR Speakeasy to talk about their new film "Sparks."

CBR TV: Ashley Bell, Clint Howard Discuss the Draw of "Sparks"

Thu, April 10th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Ashley Bell and Clint Howard discuss working on "Sparks," the noir superhero film based on the Christopher Folino and JM Ringuet graphic novel.

CBR TV: Adam Glass Talks "Supernatural" and His Comics Future

Wed, April 9th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

"Supernatural" executive producer Adam Glass discusses the long-running CW series's early Season 10 pick up, creator-owned comic projects & more

CBR TV: Markus & McFeeley on the Challenges of "The Winter Soldier"

Mon, April 7th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

"The Winter Soldier" scribes Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely tease prep for "Captain America 3" and discuss the game-changing reveal of Marvel's latest film.

CBR TV: Edmondson on "Punisher" and His Epic "Rizzoli & Isles" Story

Sun, April 6th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

"The Punisher" scribe Nathan Edmondson discussed his love of Los Angeles, moving Frank Castle to the West Coast and an incredible "Rizzoli & Isles" story.

Evan Dorkin Talks Comics - Among Other Things - with CBR TV

Sat, April 5th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

During New York Comic Con, Eisner Award winning cartoonist Evan Dorkin stopped by the CBR skybox to talk comics. This is what happened.

Marc Silvestri Reflects on Breaking Into Comics, Creates Magic with "Rise of the Magi"

Tue, March 25th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Top Cow founder Marc Silvestri discusses his experience breaking into comics, his time as an altar boy and his upcoming series "Rise of the Magi."

CBR TV: Nicholas Brendon & James Marsters On "Buffy Season 10"

Fri, March 21st, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

"Buffy the Vampire Slayer" actors Nicholas Brendon and James Marsters discuss writing their own characters in Dark Horse's "Buffy Season 10" and more.

CBR TV: Sebastian Stan, The Winter Soldier, Discusses "Captain America 2"

Thu, March 20th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Sebastian Stan discusses his return to the Marvel Cinematic Universe in "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" and geeking out about technology.

CBR TV: Paxton & Reinman Breathe "Seven Holes for Air"

Sun, March 9th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

From the CBR TV vault, actor Bill Paxton and artist Mick Reinman talk about the print release of their original graphic novel, "Seven Holes for Air."

CBR TV: Leonard Maltin on Movies, Misfires & "The Avengers'" Success

Sat, March 8th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

From the CBR TV vault, film critic Leonard Maltin discusses why "The Avengers" succeeded, why certain flops aren't actually flops and the global box office.

CBR TV: Duggan On Comedy, "Deadpool," "Nova" & More

Wed, March 5th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Writer Gerry Duggan visited the CBR Speakeasy to discuss his work in comics, writing the Independent Spirit Awards with Patton Oswalt & more.

CBR TV: "Da Vinci's Demons" Cast Explores Season 2

Sat, March 1st, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Before its Season 2 debut on March 22, the cast of Starz' "Da Vinci's Demons" spoke with CBR TV about how the game has changed in the second season.

CBR TV: "Lone Gunmen" Star Dean Haglund on Art, Kickstarter & Vince Gilligan

Mon, February 24th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

"X-Files" actor Dean Haglund visited the CBR Speakeasy to share his many creative pursuits including his new comic, and working with the "Breaking Bad" creator.

CBR TV: "Europa Report" Filmmakers Take Found Footage to Space

Sun, February 23rd, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

From the CBR TV archives, director Sebastian Cordero, actor Karolina Wydra & composer Bear McCreary discuss their found footage sci-fi film, "Europa Report."

CBR TV: Milestone's Davis on McDuffie & Washington, Meeting Jack Kirby

Sat, February 22nd, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

From the CBR TV archives, Milestone co-founder Michael Davis talks the untimely passings of Dwayne McDuffie & Robert Washington and how comics changed his life.

Drew Pearce Talks "All Hail the King," Writing "Wank Gags" for Ben Kingsley

Fri, February 14th, 2014 | Category: TV/Film

Screenwriter Drew Pearce discusses working with Shane Black on "Iron Man 3," directing Ben Kingsley's Marvel One-Shot and fan reaction to the Mandarin reveal.

CBR TV: Milestone's Denys Cowan on "The Question," McDuffie's Bravery & the Diversity Problem

Thu, February 13th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Milestone co-founder Denys Cowan joined CBR TV for a lengthy discussion of his career, Milestone's mission and the ongoing struggle to create diverse characters.

CBR TV: Hammock, Hutchison Tell "An Aurora Grimeon Story: Will o' the Wisp"

Fri, February 7th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Tom Hammock and Megan Hutchison discuss their newest Archaia project, "An Aurora Grimeon Story: Will o' the Wisp" at the CBR Speakeasy.

CBR TV: Burnham Goes Dark with Morrison in "Nameless," Revisits Batman

Fri, January 31st, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Artist Chris Burnham discusses the pressure of working on Grant Morrison's Batman and teaming with the acclaimed writer for "The Nameless."

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