Rex Royd with Frankie Boyle

Holy heart failure, Batman! Comedian Frankie Boyle really knows and loves his comic-book stuff.

He also writes his own comic strip, Rex Royd, for Mark Millar’s CLiNT magazine.

And this weekend, he was at Kapow! to talk all things comic.

Frankie Boyle's Big Red BeardSo, the question has to be: is Frankie’s big red beard a sign he’s got the Power Cosmic?

Check out the videos to hear Frankie on comic fandom, reading comics to his kids, how writing Rex Royd’s supervillain stories is a bit like therapy, and why he feels he’s living in the 1950s.