Gillen is a British writer with an impressive CV that includes creator-owned books Phonogram and The Wicked And The Divine both with artist Jamie McKelvie. He has also worked extensively for Marvel on books like Young Avengers, Journey Into Mystery and Uncanny X-Men. He was also the writer on Marvel’s popular Star Wars: Darth Vader and is currently the co-creator of Image’s popular DIE series with artist Stephanie Hans. This is his first trip to Portsmouth Comic Con.
Gillen joins previously announced guests including Liam Sharp, Roy Thomas, Steve Englehart, The Etherington Brothers and many more.