Guest Appearance Information
Appearing: Both Days
Currently Senior Creative Editor for Titan Publishing, David’s career as a cartoonist, writer and editor spans over 30 years, starting as the 'ghost artist' of HENRY'S CAT.
Among many others, he’s worked for IPC, Marvel UK, Marvel US, BBC Worldwide, Panini, Egmont, Tundra, and Fleetway. His work has appeared in The Sunday Times, The Daily Telegraph, The Sun and Private Eye as well as WHIZZER & CHIPS, GAS, BRAIN DAMAGE, UT, MOOSE KID, CASPER and also within the pages of 1980s cult comics, TOXIC! and OINK! where he created PSYCHO GRAN and THE DINNER LADIES FROM HELL.
In addition to this, David co-wrote and drew THE TOXIC CRUSADERS for Marvel.
In his role as editor for Titan Comics, he works on a variety of titles including THE BLACKLIST, ANNO DRACULA, HAMMER’S THE MUMMY, CAPTAIN KRONOS, LENORE, FIGHTING AMERICAN, DAN DARE, DOCTOR WHO, WALLACE & GROMIT and ADVENTURE TIME. He’s also edited collections of vintage comic strips including BETTY BOOP, MANDRAKE THE MAGICIAN, FLASH GORDON, JANE and ROY OF THE ROVERS.
In 2014 Dead Universe Comics published the first two issues of DAVID LEACH CONQUERS THE UNIVERSE, David’s autobiographical comic and in 2016 they published the first issue of PSYCHO GRAN VS… a new four-issue mini-series featuring Psycho Gran fighting various movie and comic book characters.
Outside of comics, in 2013 David co-won Channel Four’s Come Dine With Me.