David Baillie is a freelance writer and artist.

Born in the wilds of West Lothian, Scotland, he now lives and works between London, Glasgow and the west coast of Ireland.

His comics work has appeared in 2000AD, Judge Dredd Megazine, various Vertigo titles - including his new series Red Thorn - Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Tripwire, Redeye, Comics International, Zombies, Robots and a dozen other fabulous places. It's also been translated into almost a dozen languages.

His screenwriting was nominated for a BAFTA/Rocliffe Award and shortlisted for the hotly-contested Red Planet Prize and the BBC Scotland Writes Drama Competition. He has also worked with the prestigious Ragdoll Productions. Which was a blast!

In 2010 he spent a month as the artist in residence at firstsite in Colchester, where he produced the Colchester Tapestry Comic Collection. Exhibitions of his art have been mounted in London, Edinburgh, Paris and Oxford.

His first novel was published in the US in 2014 by Amazon. Portal 666 stars the wildly popular Valiant comics character Bloodshot.

He can be found on both Twitter and Facebook.