Born in Melbourne, Australia on November 29, 1978, Tom Taylor is an award-winning writer of theatre, television, radio, musicals, film, magazines, satirical news, sketch comedy and comic books. He is also the writer of the Dark Horse Comics series Star Wars: Invasion and Star Wars: Blood Ties as well as Star Wars Adventures: Luke Skywalker and the Treasure of the Dragonsnakes and Star Wars Adventures: The Will of Darth Vader.
Tom has performed and written for theatre and musicals from the age of fourteen. His works have been produced across four continents. His work has won a number of awards and accolades including Best Dramatic Writing in Short+Sweet, the world's largest short-play festival. His plays have been produced at the Sydney Opera House, Melbourne Arts Centre and the Edinburgh Fringe. Tom's writing has also been studied at Melbourne University and the University of Southern California.
Gestalt Publishing published Tom's stories "White Dove III" and "96000m" in their Flinch anthology and also published his original graphic novel Brief Cases. He is currently working on several film, television and theatre projects.