JMS Projects

Books

Straczynski published his first book “Complete Book of Scriptwriting” in 1982 and since has written both fiction and non-fiction titles. His latest book “Becoming Superman: My Journey From Poverty to Hollywood” is an autobiography detailing his humble beginnings in Paterson, NJ and his journey through life, comics, television, and film.

Works
  • Becoming Superman: My Journey From Poverty to Hollywood
  • The Complete Book of Scriptwriting
  • Babylon 5: The Scripts of J. Michael Straczynski
  • JMS Unplugged
  • Demon Night
  • Othersyde
  • Tribulations
  • Tales from the New Twilight Zone

Comics

Straczynski has enjoyed a successful career as a comic book writer that starting in the late 1980s. From 2001 to 2007 he wrote The Amazing Spider-Man for Marvel Comics. In 2010 he began work for DC Comics writing Superman and Wonder Woman. He has published comics under his own label ‘Joe’s Comics’ that included Ten Grand and Midnight Nation.

Works
  • Amazing Spider-Man (1999-2013)
  • The Amazing Spider-Man: Civil War
  • Superman: Earth One
  • The Adventures of Apocalypse Al
  • Before Watchmen
  • Rising Stars
  • Thor
  • Dream Police
  • The Twilight Zone
  • Ten Grand
  • Bullet Points
  • Protectors, Inc.
  • The Brave and the Bold
  • Terminator: The Final Battle
  • Supreme Power/Squadron Supreme
  • Book Of Lost Souls
  • Wonder Woman
  • Sidekick
  • Star Trek: Worldsinger (single issue)
  • Teen Titans Spotlight (single issue)
  • Strange (Doctor Strange min-series)

Television

Straczynsk’s career in television began in the 1980s writing for shows such as “He-Man and the Masters of the Universe” and “The Real Ghostbusters”. He is best known for his work on the Babylon 5 and Sense8 television series.

Works
  • Babylon 5
  • Babylon 5: The Lost Tales
  • Babylon 5: The Legend of the Rangers
  • Babylon 5: A Call to Arms
  • Babylon 5: The River of Souls
  • Babylon 5: Thirdspace
  • Babylon 5: In the Beginning
  • Crusade
  • Jeremiah
  • Sense8
  • The Real Ghostbusters
  • The Twilight Zone
  • He-Man and the Masters of the Universe
  • Captain Power and the Soldiers of the Future
  • She-Ra: Princess of Power
  • Jake and the Fat Man
  • Murder, She Wrote
  • Murder, She Wrote: A Story to Die For (TV movie)

Movies

In 2007 Straczynski was hired to write the feature film adaptation of the novel World War Z for Paramount Pictures. He wrote the screenplay for Changeling which was directed by Clint Eastwood and produced by Ron Howard. He went on to write Ninja Assassins for the Wachowskis and was a story writer for the film Thor in 2011.

Works
  • Changeling
  • Underworld: Awakening
  • World War Z
  • Ninja Assassin
  • Thor


Product Links

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Books

Becoming Superman: My Journey From Poverty to Hollywood
The Complete Book of Scriptwriting
JMS Unplugged
Demon Night
Tribulations
Othersyde A Novel
Tales from the New Twilight Zone

Movies

Changeling
World War Z (Unrated)
Underworld Awakening
Thor

Televison

Sense8
Babylon 5: The Complete Seasons 1-5
In the Beginning
Babylon 5: The Movies
Babylon 5: The Lost Tales
Babylon 5: The Legend of the Rangers (DVD)
Crusade
Jake And The Fatman The Complete Collection // All 5 Seasons
Jeremiah Season 1
He-Man and the Masters of the Universe, Season 1
The Real Ghostbusters - Volume 1
She-Ra: Princess of Power, Season 1

Comics

The Amazing Spider-Man: Civil War
Amazing Spider-Man Vol. 1: Coming Home
The Amazing Spider-Man Volume 2 - Revelations
Amazing Spider-Man Vol. 3: Until The Stars Turn Cold
Amazing Spider-Man Vol. 4: Life & Death of Spiders
Amazing Spider-Man Vol. 5: Unintended Consequences
Amazing Spider-Man Vol. 6: Happy Birthday
Amazing Spider-Man Vol. 7: The Book of Ezekiel
Amazing Spider-Man Vol. 8: Sins Past
Amazing Spider-Man Vol. 9: Skin Deep
Amazing Spider-Man Vol. 10: New Avengers
Superman: Earth One
Superman: Earth One Vol. 2
Superman: Earth One Vol. 3
The Adventures of Apocalypse Al
J. Michael Straczynski's Midnight Nation, Vol. 1
Before Watchmen: Nite Owl/Dr. Manhattan
Rising Stars Compendium
Thor Omnibus
Supreme Power, Vol. 1
Supreme Power Vol. 2: Powers and Principalities
Supreme Power Vol. 3: High Command
Dream Police #1
Dream Police #2
Dream Police #3
Ten Grand Volume 1
Ten Grand Volume 2 (Ten Grand Tp)
Book Of Lost Souls, Vol. 1: Introductions All Around
Wonder Woman: Odyssey, Vol. 1
Wonder Woman: Odyssey Vol. 2
Doctor Strange: Beginnings and Endings (New Avengers)
Sidekick Volume 1
Sidekick Volume 2
Team-ups of the Brave and the Bold
Terminator Salvation: Final Battle Volume 1
Terminator Salvation: Final Battle Volume 2
Star Trek, No.16: Worldsinger
Teen Titans Spotlight (1986-) #13