Welcome Grant :
We’re joined on the Starline by a legendary comic book writer considered as one of the greatest comic book writes in the modern era. Their next project is their literary fiction debut, LUDA. We welcome the award winning Grant Morrison.
Grant, let’s go Beyond the Mic. You have channeled your passion into this project. It could have been a comic book, animated show or any other medium. Why did telling this story mean more the way you told it?
We can’t trust if she’s a trustworthy narrator…
Your work is referenced in Stranger Things and The Boys tv series? How does that honor make you feel?
Luci is one of the most shallow characters you have written, how did they evolve over the time it took to write?
The Rockin’ 8:
It’s time for the Rockin’ 8, 8 random questions; answer with the first thing that comes to your mind. There is no Pressure.
1. If put in charge of the DC universe, which character gets the next movie and why?
2. Favorite vacation spot?
3. What did you think was stupid till you tried it?
4. Do you believe in ghosts?
5. Favorite color?
6. Favorite between Joe Orton, Alan Bennett and Morrissey?
7. Favorite comic you didn’t write?
8. Would you change anything in your development of the X-Men?
Why should people read Luda and what do you want people to get out of it?
What makes you happy today?
One Big Question:
What are your thoughts on the Krakoan Age comics?
They like to vacation in Fiji, loves Joe Orton and has seen a ghost. Their novel is “Luda”. We thank the talented Grant Morrison for taking the time to talk with us today.
And that my friends is a Beyond the Mic Short Cut.
Get Luda here.
Listen to other Beyond the Mic conversations with authors here.
Grant on TV:
Here’s Grant’s interview on Late Night with Seth Meyers: