Antony Johnston

Award-winning, New York Times bestselling author and screenwriter. Atomic Blonde, starring Charlize Theron, is based on his graphic novel The Coldest City. Adapted another of his own graphic novels to screenplay, now in pre-production in the US.

Other work includes spy thriller novels The Exphoria Code and The Tempus Project, epic SF comic series Wasteland and The Fuse (both optioned for TV), and 30+ graphic novel and comic series for publishers including Marvel Comics, including Daredevil, Shang-ChiJulius, The Fuse, the Alex Rider graphic novels, Dead Space transmedia, and adaptation of Alan Moore's 'lost screenplay' Fashion Beast.

Video game writing includes Dead SpaceShadow of Mordor, Blackwood Crossing, The Assembly, and ZombiU.

Manchester and Lancashire


The Exphoria Code

The Tempus Project

Graphic novels:

Atomic Blonde/The Coldest City

The Coldest Winter


The Fuse


Alex Rider graphic novels

Alan Moore's Fashion Beast


Dead Space (game and comics)

Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor

Blackwood Crossing

The Assembly



Full credits at

Books, Film, Television, Videogames