Emmy Nominated Director David Hartman Joins Hocus Pocus Comics

hartmanEmmy Award nominated Director, David Hartman has joined the collective publishing group, Hocus Pocus Comics, as Production Consultant. In his new role, Hartman will advise and consult on all of Hocus Pocus Comics’ projects as well as the TV/Film/Animation licensing and option deals for the comic publishing company. David and Dwight L. MacPherson, Founder and President of Hocus Pocus Comics, have been friends for more than 10 years, and MacPherson is thrilled to have his friend onboard in this important capacity.  They look forward to developing HP Comics’ properties together in the future.

David Hartman is a 19-year veteran of television animation, the multi-talented Hartman has worked as an Emmy Award-nominated director, producer, illustrator and character designer throughout his career. Hartman’s directorial credits include the live-action horror film Phantasm 5: Ravager and animated series Transformers Prime, My Friends Tigger & Pooh, Roughnecks: Starship Troopers Chronicles, Astro Boy, Jackie Chan Adventures, Godzilla and many more. Additionally, Hartman directed two animated music videos for rock musician Rob Zombie. Hartman’s other credits include visual effects supervisor for the cult film Bubba Ho-Tep, animator and vfx artist for John Dies at the End and production consultant for Showtime’s Masters of Horror series. In addition to his television animation work, Hartman is an award-winning illustrator whose artwork graces numerous comic books, magazines and music albums covers.