Teodoro Leo

Teodoro Leo – Editor

Proven Comic and Graphic Novel editor with years of experience shepherding industry heavyweights' stories from pitch to comic shelf.

Overview

Hello! My name is Teodoro, but you can call me Teddy! With nearly a decade of professional comic book editorial experience, I’ve had the privilege of helping the biggest names in comics shepherd their stories from pitch to comic shelf. Reach out so we can bring your stories to life!


Steve Orlando: (Eisner, Glaad, Ringo Nominated Writer. Wonder Woman. Martian Manhunter. Rainbow Bridge. Party and Prey.)

"Teddy's skill goes beyond project and production management. He knows how to nurture a project and help the creative team polish it into the best possible version of their idea. That's the job, both exciting and intimidating, and Teddy's turned himself into its master."


Peter Milligan: (Elektra. X-Force. Moon Knight. Dogs of London)

“With his clear story notes, project efficiency, all-around communication skills, and professionalism, Teddy is an absolute pleasure to collaborate with."


Alex Dvorak: (The Nighttime Kids. Hey, Johny. Washington Post. Vogue.)

“Teddy has a keen eye for discovering talent, developing their skills, and championing unique stories. He is a brilliant editor, a genuine soul, and a true creative mind."


Alex Segura: (Bestselling author of Secret Identity. Araña/Spider-Man 2099: Dark Tomorrow. Star Wars: Poe Dameron Free Fall. Archie.)

"Teddy is the definition of organized. A meticulous editor who understands the elements of putting together a comic. He knows the business and how to get things done."


Nick Santora: (Emmy Nominated. Reacher. The Sopranos. Law & Order)

“Teddy’s story notes are thoughtful and respectful while providing helpful guidance. He is organized and provides wonderful direction regarding delivery dates and deadlines. A pleasure to work with!”

Services
Fiction
Comics & Graphic Novels
Languages
English (US)

Work experience

AfterShock Comics

Feb, 2016 — Feb, 2024 (about 8 years)

Teodoro worked his way up from Editorial Intern to Managing Editor while working on various genres and formats both on the creative and operations side of Editorial while playing a critical role in the creation and launch of new YA imprint and spearheading initiatives to grow into Webcomics and vertical scroll.

Self-employed

Apr, 2020 — Present

We entertain people around the globe through unconstrained storytelling by developing in-house originals, contract creative and story development for global clients, and vertical scroll reformatting.

Self-employed

Sep, 2018 — Present

Develop and write speeches, briefs, and other communications for business and political clients while translating ideas, objectives, positions, and philosophy into cohesive narratives relating to the project, topic, and speaker.

Portfolio

Fearbook Club

Hamilton, Richard Ashley

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Animosity Volume 1

Bennett, Marguerite

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LION & THE EAGLE

Ennis, Garth

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BABYTEETH OMNIBUS

Cates, Donny

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Party & Prey

Foxe, S.A.

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Spectro

Doe, Juan

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Horde

Bennett, Marguerite

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WITCH HAMMER

Bunn, Cullen

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Insexts Vol. 2

Bennett, Marguerite

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Dreaming Eagles

Ennis, Garth

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Kill A Man

Orlando, Steve

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SHOCK VALUE

Bunn, Cullen

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SILVER CITY

Cuartero-Briggs, Olivia

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AfterShock Triple-Play

Bennett, Marguerite

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CHICKEN DEVILS

Buccellato, Brian

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Nuclear Family

Phillips, Stephanie

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Kaiju Score Vol. 1

Patrick, James

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DOGS OF LONDON

Milligan, Peter

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06 PROTOCOL, THE

Turner, Lee

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Miskatonic

Sable, Mark

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The Vineyard

Hawkins, Brian

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SAMURAI DOGGY

Tex, Chris

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BYLINES IN BLOOD

Schultz, Erica

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SIDE EFFECTS

Anderson, Ted

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Teodoro has 1 review

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Kane G.

Kane G.

Apr, 2024

very professional and a very nice guy, he helped me a lot with my project and i would definitely work with him again.
Teodoro L.
Thanks for the kind words, Kane! It was a pleasure working with you!

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