Born in Santa Monica, California, David Hayter spent the first eighteen years of his life traveling the world while picking up the Japanese and French languages. After graduating from high school in Kobe, Japan, Hayter went on to study theatre at the prestigious Ryerson Theatre School in Toronto.
A seminal figure in the 21st century wave of comic-book cinema, David Hayter’s films have amassed over one billion dollars in Worldwide Box Office. His screenwriting credits include the feature films X-Men, The Scorpion King and X2 : X-Men United. He also penned the script for Watchmen, directed by Zack Snyder for Warner Bros. Studios.
As a producer, he created the film “Burn” with Bryan Singer, and the pilot episode of “Lost in Oz”, for Warner Bros. Television.
As an actor, his credits include the lead in the sci-fi film “Guyver: Dark Hero”, the voice of Captain America on the “Spiderman” animated series as well as a decade-long stint in the role of Solid Snake in the hugely popular ”Metal Gear Solid” video game franchise.
You can find David on Twitter here.
Shout Outs $50
Professional Photoshoot $40
Friday at 6:30 pm in the Monroe Room
The Adventures Of Voice Acting A Black Op
David Hayter discusses voicing one of the most famous video game characters in Snake in Metal Gear Solid and the challenges of the voice acting profession. A question and answer session will follow.
Saturday at 4:00 pm in Grand Gallery A-C
Writing The X-Men For The Big And Small Screen (with Eric and Julia Lewald and Len Uhley)
Screenwriters David Hayter (X-Men, X-Men 2) and Len Uhley (“X-Men: TAS”) as well as producer Eric Lewald (“X-Men: TAS”) discuss translating the classic mutant group from the pages of comic books to the big and small screen and the challenges that pre-conceived notions, tradition, and expectations create for the writers.
2:30 to 4:00 pm signing in 018
4:30 to 5:15 pm signing in 018
5:15 pm professional photoshoot in 010
5:45 to 6:15 pm signing in 018
6:30 pm panel in Monroe Room
11:15 am professional photoshoot in 010
11:30 am to 1:00 pm signing in 018
2;00 to 3:45 pm signing in 018
4:00 pm panel in Grand Gallery A-C
5:15 to 6:00 pm signing in 018
11:00 am to 12:30 pm signing in 018
1:30 to 3:30 pm signing in 018