Episode #125 of the Doctor Who: Panel to Panel podcast features an interview with comics veteran John Ridgway, perhaps best known for his work on Doctor Who, Age of Heroes and Hellblazer.
As we’ve previously reported, Cutaway Comics recently released the first issue of Omega, a spin-off mini series featuring the villainous Doctor Who Villain first seen in TV in The Three Doctors, a character created by Bob Baker and Dave Martin.
“This makes it a perfect time to revisit this interview with artist John Ridgway,” says Panel to Panel host Jeremy Bement.
In addition to re-presenting this great interview with John, Jeremy also reviews the latest Doctor Who Comic, covers the news and more.
The founder of downthetubes, which he established in 1998. John works as a comics and magazine editor, writer, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. He is currently editor of Star Trek Explorer, published by Titan – his third tour of duty on the title originally titled Star Trek Magazine.
Working in British comics publishing since the 1980s, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Babylon 5 Magazine, and more. He also edited the comics anthology STRIP Magazine and edited several audio comics for ROK Comics. He has also edited several comic collections, including volumes of “Charley’s War” and “Dan Dare”.
He’s the writer of “Pilgrim: Secrets and Lies” for B7 Comics; “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood.