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David S. Goyer
Biographical information
Full Name David Samuel Goyer
Date of Birth December 22, 1955
Nationality American
Gender Male
Attribution information
Produced Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (Exec.)
Green Lantern Corps
Written Man of Steel Prequel
Man of Steel (Story & Screenplay)
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
(Story & Screenplay)
Green Lantern Corps (Story & Screenplay)

David Samuel Goyer (born December 22, 1965) is an American screenwriter, film director, novelist, and comic book writer.

His screenwriting works includes the Blade trilogy, Christopher Nolan's Batman trilogy and Dark City, and he directed four feature films: Zig Zag, Blade: Trinity: The Trilogy of Trinity Trilogies, The Invisible, and The Unborn.

Goyer is involved with several projects such as Terminator, Masters of the Universe, Krypton, and more.

Goyer was also co-writer of the video games Call of Duty: Black Ops and its sequel Call of Duty: Black Ops II. He won a Saturn Award for Best Writing for Batman Begins and received another nomination for Dark City, and has been nominated for four Hugo Awards. His story idea for a Superman film set in a modern context was the catalyst for what became the DC Comics Extended Universe.


  • Goyer was the co-writer of Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight Trilogy.
  • Goyer was also the witer of The Crow: City Of AngelsNick Fury: Agent Of S.H.I.E.L.D., Blade cinematic trilogy (BladeBlade IIBlade: Trinity), Blade: The Series and Ghost Rider: Spirit Of Vengeance.
  • Goyer was the film director of Blade: Trinity and the producer of Blade IIBlade: Trinity and Ghost Rider: Spirit Of Venceance.
  • Goyer is also the executive prouder, creator and show runner of Krypton.
  • Goyer and Rhodes will also be part of the writers room that'll oversee the new Terminator trilogy under James Cameron, with Goyer writing the new film Terminator.

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