Talking to Mike Dorey – the Man Who Turned Down Judge Dredd

At the London Film And Comic Con 2019 yesterday, I had the great pleasure of a one-on-one with Mike Dorey, comic book artist for British boys and girls comics in the seventies and early eighties, but who left the field to work in advertising. He has recently rediscovered his fanbase, and is even considering returning to the comic book field thirty years after he left it.

We talked about the paths he took – and didn't take.  Including his decision not to be the first artist on Judge Dredd...

Thanks to Eve Johnston on iPad camera…

 

Talking to Mike Dorey - the Man Who Turned Down Judge Dredd

About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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