James Asmus – Comic Book Writer, Playwright, Comedian
Q: Who is James Asmus?
A: James is an award winning playwright, comedian and comic book writer originally from Cleveland, Ohio. He graduated from Loyola University and has been called “hugely talented” and “brainy and twisted” by the Chicago Tribune for his work with the acclaimed sketch comedy group, Hey You Millionaires.
Q: What has James written?
A: James has written numerous critically acclaimed plays and musicals including Amelia Earhart Jungle Princess, Hearts Full of Blood and Love Is Dead: A NecRomantic Comedy . His comic book writing includes work on Gambit, Thief of Thieves and various X-Titles.
Read one of James’ comic book scripts.
We talk to James Asmus about how performing comedy helps his writing, transitioning from playwright to comic book writer, Amelia Earhart – Jungle Princess and more.