Author has written 18 stories for Matrix, Mummy, Harry Potter, Charlie's Angels: The Movie, Silmarillion, Lord of the Rings, Willard, Fifth Element, Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables, Ocean's 11, Eastern Promises, and Dredd.
Basic info... European, of German mothertongue, born at Zürich (Switzerland), now living at Vienna (Austria). University employee. Have been writing since I was a small boy.
Favourite book: The Lord of the Rings, by far
Favourite movie: Star Wars, but also The Mummy, The Lord of the Rings, Pirates of the Caribbean, Eastern Promises, Underworld, ...
Favourite TV show: Firefly, Buffy the Vampire Slayer / Angel, Doctor Who / Torchwood, Star Trek.
Fandoms: Let's see. Tolkien and Star Wars, obviously, apart from that there's Harry Potter, the Discworld series, the movies/TV shows named above of course, Judge Dredd (the comics, not the awful Stallone movie! watch the new ones if you want to see a decent adaption!), football (what Europeans call football, mind you!), music, ...
Favourite characters: Aragorn, Khamûl and Sauron (The Lord of the Rings/The Silmarillion), Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader (Star Wars), Sirius Black, Severus Snape and Remus Lupin (Harry Potter), Imhotep and Ardeth Bay (The Mummy), Angel and Spike (Buffy the Vampire Slayer/Angel), Sandor Clegane and Jon Snow (A Song of Ice and Fire series), Javert (Les Misérables), The Phantom/Erik (The Phantom of the Opera), Lan, Ba'alzamon/Ishamael and Shaidar Haran (The Wheel of Time series), Agent Smith (The Matrix), Lord Vetinari and Death (the Discworld series), Joe and Rico Dredd (Judge Dredd), ...
Favourite sports: Sailing, fencing (sabre), football (the European version!! supporter of the German, French and Russian national team, as well as of FC Bayern München, Grasshoppers Club Zürich, Chelsea FC, and AS Roma)
Favourite music: Rock! Mostly Metal (Metallica, Judas Priest, Iron Maiden), though I will listen to opera as well (especially Richard Wagner and Giuseppe Verdi). Yes, I know, it's a funny mixture. I play in a punk band myself.
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