I was raised on John D. MacDonald's Travis McGee series. Something about this genre – hard-boiled-private-eye-with-heart-of-gold – never failed to take me away from whatever difficulties haunted my daily world to a wonderful land where I was no more than an enthralled spectator.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
We do 32 episodes a season and will have shot 267 episodes by the end of the ninth season… It's impossible to sell that many episodes in the foreign market.
It has occurred to me that the superhero really only originates in America. That seems to be the only country that has produced this phenomenon.
Historically, diversity has been a real issue for superhero comics – so we need to do something about it, crafting strong, modern heroes for a modern audience.
In the Middle East, it is clear that peace will never be reached without solving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. A two-state solution must be found and enforced.