Al Ewing is a comics writer and known slowcoach, currently working almost entirely for Marvel Comics on such titles as ULTIMATES (pictured), NEW AVENGERS and CONTEST OF CHAMPIONS. Also for Marvel, he's worked on LOKI: AGENT OF ASGARD, two "seasons" of MIGHTY AVENGERS, ULTRON FOREVER and CAPTAIN BRITAIN AND THE MIGHTY DEFENDERS, among other things.
He's also known for his work on DOCTOR WHO: THE ELEVENTH DOCTOR for Titan Comics, and work for 2000AD including JUDGE DREDD, ZOMBO, THE ZAUCER OF ZILK, DAMNATION STATION and DEAD SIGNAL. He's also written several novels, the most-recommended of which is probably THE FICTIONAL MAN for Solaris Books.
He's not Skottie Young. He never has been Skottie Young. He never will be Skottie Young. But come on, that's a cool cover right there.
*Al will be signing on Signing Table A in Royal Armouries Hall from 2pm - 4pm during this year's convention