Cecil Castellucci

Cecil Castellucci at Comic-Con 2020, July 23–26 at the San Diego Convention Center

Writer, Batgirl, The Plain Janes, Shade, The Changing Girl

Cecil Castellucci is an award-winning and New York Times bestselling author of books and graphic novels for young adults. In 2019 she published the memoir Girl On Film about memory and growing up wanting to make art. She’s currently writing Batgirl for DC Comics.  She started her comics career with The Plain Janes, which has a rerelease in 2020. Other comics include Shade, The Changing Girl, The Female Furies, Soupy Leaves Home, The Little Mermaid, Snow White, and the Eisner Award-nominated Odd Duck. Her short comics have been published in many anthologies. She grew up in New York City, where she attended the LaGuardia High School for the Arts. She is a two-time MacDowell Fellow. She lives in Los Angeles, CA.