Ben Coleman

Ben Coleman is a critically acclaimed writer originally from and currently residing in Portland, Oregon. A film critic and feature writer for the Portland Mercury and the Seattle Stranger, he’s covered everything from a horror film festival on top of a mountain to how to survive a solar eclipse. He’s also the co-writer of The Long Con, a 10-issue graphic novel from Oni Press about the end of the world and how it relates to a comic convention He’s also a former cast member of Atomic Art’s beloved theatrical Star Trek TOS adaptation Trek in the Park, where he played such memorable Trek personalities as Helmsman Hadley, Arne Darvin, and Guard #2.