Augustyn was born in Chicago. He is married and has two daughters.
Brian Augustyn is an American comic book writer and editor. He began his career as editor in 1986 for Tru Studios on their title Trollords. His first work with DC Comcics was the Sgt. Rock Special #2. He is best known for his work on Batman: Gotham by Gaslight. In the early 90's he became the editor for Flash; Justice League and Justice League Task Force.