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Doug Moench (b. February 23, 1948) is a writer.

Professional History

Doug Moench is an American writter most notable for his two long runs writting Batman and Detective Comics. The first period was from 1983 to 1986; and his second run on the title was from 1992 to 1998. He contributed to build major storylines such as Knightfall, Contagion, Legacy & Cataclysm.

Personal History

Married to Debra with a son (Derek), Moench currently lives in Pennsylvania.

Work History


  • Doug Moench seemed to have a fascination for female radio show hosts. In one of his early scripts (World's Finest #292); Moench created a female radio host show called Susan LaSalle, who was best known as "The Siren". Moench gave a similar nickname to another of his creations, Vesper Fairchild, calling her "Siren of the Night".[1]

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