A Former Field Agent For M16, Michael Jones Was The First Surviving Victim Of The Desolation Test, A Radically Dangerous Procedure Cooked Up By The British Government Jones Was Intravenously Kept Alive While Being Force Fed A Steady Diet Of Horrific Data And Images Non Stop As Stimulants Were Continuously Pumped Into His Body Keeping Him Conscious And Alert For A Solid Year.Now Retired From The Agency, Jones Lives In Los Angeles, Acting As A Private Investigator To The Secret Underground Community Of Ex Spooks Who Have Come In From The Cold, And Who Have No One Else To Turn To.Collecting The First Six Issues Of The Eisner Nominated Series By Warren Ellis And J.H Williams III Michael Jones Was A British Spy Who D Seen Better Days But Things Took A Turn For The Worse Once He Fell Into The Desolation Project S Hands Now He S The Preeminent Detective For An Elite Clientele The Underground Community Of Ex Spooks In Gritty L.A.
Warren Ellis is the award winning writer of graphic novels like TRANSMETROPOLITAN, FELL, MINISTRY OF SPACE and PLANETARY, and the author of the NYT bestselling GUN MACHINE and the underground classic novel CROOKED LITTLE VEIN, as well as the digital short story single DEAD PIG COLLECTOR His newest book is the novella NORMAL, from FSG Originals, listed as one ofs Best 100 Books Of 2016.The movie RED is based on his graphic novel of the same name, its sequel having been released in summer 2013 IRON MAN 3 is based on his Marvel Comics graphic novel IRON MAN EXTREMIS He is currently developing his graphic novel sequence with Jason Howard, TREES, for television, in concert with HardySonBaker and NBCU, and continues to work as a screenwriter and producer in film and television, represented by Angela Cheng Caplan and Cheng Caplan Company He is the creator, writer and co producer of the Netflix series CASTLEVANIA, recently renewed for its third season, and of the recently announced Netflix series HEAVEN S FOREST.He s written extensively for VICE, WIRED UK and Reuters on technological and cultural matters, and given keynote speeches and lectures at events like dConstruct, ThingsCon, Improving Reality, SxSW, How The Light Gets In, Haunted Machines and Cognitive Cities.Warren Ellis has recently developed and curated the revival of the Wildstorm creative library for DC Entertainment with the series THE WILD STORM, and is currently working on the serialising of new graphic novel works TREES THREE FATES and INJECTION at Image Comics, and the serialised graphic novel THE BATMAN S GRAVE for DC Comics, while working as a Consulting Producer on another television series.A documentary about his work, CAPTURED GHOSTS, was released in 2012.Recognitions include the NUIG Literary and Debating Society s President s Medal for service to freedom of speech, the EAGLE AWARDS Roll Of Honour for lifetime achievement in the field of comics graphic novels, the Grand Prix de l Imaginaire 2010, the Sidewise Award for Alternate History and the International Horror Guild Award for illustrated narrative He is a Patron of Humanists UK He holds an honorary doctorate from the University of Essex.Warren Ellis lives outside London, on the south east coast of England, in case he needs to make a quick getaway.
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