Comic Book Therapy Presents Ken Kristensen At Tucson Comic-Con
As you know, we at CBT are HUGE fans of “Todd The Ugliest Kid On Earth”, which means that we are also fans of Ken Kristensen and M.K. Perker (duh).
Well, we are happy to announce that Ken Kristensen, co-creator and writer of the smash hit “Todd The Ugliest Kid On Earth”, will be attending the Tucson Comic Con this year!
Yes! CBT is bringing Ken Kristensen to the Arizona Desert, and we are really happy to do that.
You don’t know who Todd is? Well, here is a synopsis about these series:
A collision of comedy, sex, and violence, follows the misadventures of America’s most dysfunctional family as they go head-to-severed head with an Oprah-loving ax murderer, a cult-crazy soap opera star, and a neo-Nazi prison gang.
If you haven’t read Todd The Ugliest Kid On Earth, check out the following reviews by Comic Book Therapy’s very own Thorverine:
Todd The Ugliest Kid On Earth #4
We want to mention that Todd, The Ugliest Kid On Earth will star in his own animated TV Show!
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Ken Kristensen received an MFA in 2008 from Columbia University Film School. While still in film school he was selected to both the Sundance and IFP labs, and worked as an associate producer under Gary Winick (CHARLOTTE’S WEB) and Mark Waters (MEAN GIRLS).
After graduating, he won the prestigious Academy Award Nicholl Fellowship in Screenwriting, and was a finalist for the Disney Feature Fellowship. On the heels of that he was hired by Pulitzer-prize winner Michael Chabon to write a graphic novel spinoff of The Adventures of Kavalier and Clay, which will be published by Dark Horse Comics.
A rabid comic book geek, Ken co-created the critical and commercial hit Todd, The Ugliest Kid on Earth an Image Comics (The Walking Dead) series. The series is one of many projects Ken has in development with his longtime creative partner, Eisner-nominated comic book artist M.K. Perker.
Ken served as Producer on four seasons of JAIL (Spike), two seasons of INSIDE AMERICAN JAIL (TruTV), and the TV special ROAD WARRIORS (Spike). He has also produced pilots for Fox, Spike, and Discovery.
Ken recently teamed up with The Tom Lynch Company (THE TROOP, BUCKET AND SKINNER’S EPIC ADVENTURES) and sold his pitch PRISON BUS to A&E. He’s currently serving as Executive Producer on the one-hour pilot.
The sci fi anthology series FUTURESTATES (PBS), which Ken produced, had its Season 3 premiere at the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival before rolling out on multiple PBS platforms.
His work and life have been written about in publications as varied as The New Yorker, The Hollywood Reporter, and National Geographic Adventure.
Ken’s current projects in development include a feature with writer/producers Gabe Sachs and Jeff Judah (DIARY OF A WIMPY KID), TV series with Ryan Seacrest Productions and Discovery Studios, and comic book series with Image Comics (THE WALKING DEAD) and Dark Horse Comics (Hellboy).
Ken is represented by ICM Partners and Heroes and Villains Entertainment.
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The Tucson Comic-Con will we held at the Tucson Convention Center November 2nd and 3rd.
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