Morrison, Grant

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Name
Morrison, Grant Gender: M
born on 31 January 1960 at 01:00 (= 01:00 AM )
Place Glasgow, Scotland, 55n53, 4w15
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 10°10' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 16°48 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 03°04'



Portrait of Grant Morrison 
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Grant Morrison
photo: Jason Mouratides from San Diego, USA., license cc-by-2.0

Biography

Scottish comic book writer, playwright and occultist. The volume of his work as an author of comics and graphic novels is enormous and should better be looked up in via the Wikipedia link below.

Morrison has also been a successful playwright, with two plays written for and performed by Oxygen House at the Edinburgh Fringe. The first was Red King Rising in 1989, about the (partly fictional) relationship between Lewis Carroll and Alice Liddell and the second in 1990, Depravity about Aleister Crowley. Both plays were critically acclaimed and won between them a Fringe First Award, the Independent Theatre Award for 1989 and the Evening Standard Award for New Drama. A film adaptation of Red King Rising is in discussion. Both plays were included in his collection of prose, Lovely Biscuits released in 1999.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

birthtime quote
Scholfield pointed to Grant Morrison's book "Supergods: What Masked Vigilantes, Miraculous Mutants, and a Sun God from Smallville Can Teach Us About Being Human" where the author reports his birth time.

Categories

  • Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script
  • Vocation : Writers : Other Writers (Comics, graphic novels)

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