Ben Edlund Quotes:- Ben Edlund (born September 20, 1968) is an American cartoonist, screenwriter, television producer, and television director. He is best known as the creator of the satirical superhero character The Tick. Edlund was born and raised in Pembroke, Massachusetts. He attended Silver Lake Regional High School and was voted by classmates as “Most Artistic” for both the 8th-grade and 12th-grade yearbook superlatives.
At the age of 17, without a driver’s license, Edlund was forced to ride with friends and frequent their favorite hangouts. One particular destination, the New England Comics store, spawned Edlund’s interest in the comic book medium, which later launched his art and writing career.
Inspirational Ben Edlund Quotes
“Think of every character as a main character. They believe they’re the main characters in their stories. No one should just be an obstacle.”
“There’s a lot of levels of metanarrative that I like to play with. That’s why I like the Ghostfacers because we actually managed to come back off the strike with an episode that claimed that the CW wasn’t able to get an episode of Supernatural done fast enough. So the prelude to ‘Ghostfacers!’ is the Ghostfacers going, ‘Yeah, those fat-cat writers, we’ve got a show that’s better than that bullshit anyway.’ I mean, that’s pretty cool in the world of metanarrative, which is, I have to admit, one of my abiding passions.”
“And Supernatural, in fact, going there was it felt like a place where I had to actually, um, learn to be kind of manly. I felt like I had to kind of change my, like, way of speaking for a little bit, just to kind of fit in, oddly enough. Which was weird.”