Alan Grant is a Scottish comic book writer most famous for his work on 2000AD and the Megazine. For many years he wrote with John Wagner (under various pseudonyms including 'T.B.Grover' and 'Ian Holland'). Alan is also a long time writer of Batman (Detective Comics and Shadow of the Bat), where he created Anarky, Mr. Zsasz and The Ventriloquist. While at DC he also scripted Lobo and Demon. He is credited with more than 2800 issues.