It’s David S. Goyer’s birthday, who….

On this day in M(ichigan)M(ovie)H(istory), December 22, 1965,  American screenwriter, film director, novelist, and comic book writer David Samuel Goyer was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  He attended  Huron High School,  Ann Arbor, before moving to California, where he attended  University of Southern California, graduating from the School of Cinema-Television in 1988.


You may not be familiar with his name,  but you have no doubt seen his work.   His screenwriting works includes the Blade, Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy, Dark City and Man of Steel, and he directed four feature films: Zig Zag, Blade: Trinity, The Invisible, and The Unborn.

Goyer was also co-writer of the video games Call of Duty: Black Ops and its sequel Call of Duty: Black Ops II.

He won a Saturn Award for Best Writing for Batman Begins and received another nomination for Dark City, and has been nominated for four Hugo Awards.

David S. Goyer is 50 years old today.


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