Cartoonist, Comic Book Creator
Who is Gail Simone?
Gail Simone is an American writer of comic books. Best known for penning DC's Birds of Prey, her other notable works include Secret Six, Welcome to Tranquility, The All-New Atom, and Deadpool. In 2007, she took over Wonder Woman.
In 2011, she became the writer for Batgirl as well as co-writer for The Fury of Firestorm. Subsequently, she has left both titles—leaving Firestorm in Feb 2012 after 6 issues, as well as being fired off Batgirl in December 2012 by the title's incoming editor, Brian Cunningham. By December 21, Simone was back writing Batgirl.