Executive Producer / Showrunner of “DC’s Stargirl”
Geoff Johns is an executive producer and showrunner on The CW’s “DC’s Stargirl.” He is also an award-winning screenwriter and producer and one of the most successful comic book writers of his time.
After graduating Michigan State University, Johns moved to Los Angeles and began assisting legendary “Superman” director Richard Donner. While filming on set in New York, Johns started his comic book career with Stars and S.T.R.I.P.E. for DC Comics. A New York Times best-selling author, Johns has written some of the most recognized and highly acclaimed superhero stories of the modern era, the most recent being the critically acclaimed Watchmen sequel entitled Doomsday Clock, with longtime collaborator and illustrator Gary Frank.
Under his Mad Ghost Productions banner at Warner Bros., Johns currently serves as an executive producer on both “DC’s Stargirl,” which he created, as well as Warner Bros. Pictures’ “Wonder Woman 1984,” which he co-wrote with director and producer Patty Jenkins and Dave Callaham.
Johns is currently in various stages of development and production on an extensive list of projects. Among them are the WBTV, DCU and Netflix streaming series “Titans,” which he co-created with Akiva Goldsman and Greg Berlanti, “The Killing Zone” for DC Comics, New Line’s “Shazam! 2” and DC Films’ “Green Lantern Corps,” which he is currently writing.
Johns was proudly born in Detroit. He currently resides in Los Angeles.