Roger Langridge

Roger Langridge is a comic book writer and cartoonist.

Roger's thirty-year career includes work on Marvel's Thor: The Mighty Avenger (with Chris Samnee); his web strip and self-published series Fred the Clown; Boom!, Studios' The Muppet Show Comic Book; Jim Henson's Musical Monsters of Turkey Hollow; his Eisner-winning series Snarked!, an original adventure inspired by the works of Lewis Carroll; and Criminy, a Max Fleischer-inspired family adventure written by Ryan Ferrier.

He has also worked on Doctor Who, Popeye, Mandrake the Magician, John Carter of Mars and Rocky and Bullwinkle, among other things.

Recent projects include writing Pandora Perfect for 2000AD (drawn by Brett Parson) and illustrating Bill and Ted Are Doomed for Dark Horse Comics (with writer Evan Dorkin).  

He is currently drawing a graphic novel for First:Second Books, Prohibition, as part of their History Comics line; writing and drawing Taniwha, a serial appearing in Meanwhile (published by Soaring Penguin); and self-publishing his own one-man anthology series, Zoot!, as near to once a year as he can manage it.

In addition to all of the above, Roger also posts daily content (usually four-panel diary strips) to his Patreon page, which can be found at

He self-published a collection of the first year’s worth of strips, The Plague’s the Thing, in 2021.

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Twitter: @hotelfred