Fremantle Press Podcast

Fremantle Press Podcast logo with photo of Aśka, looking up.

I joined Helen Milroy to talk about my journey as a maker and visual storyteller on the Fremantle Press Podcast. We also discussed my collaboration with Jessica Walton on Stars in Their Eyes and the intricacies of turning a YA screenplay into a full length graphic novel.

You can listen to this episode HERE.


The amazing Helen Milroy returns to the podcast chair for her first interview of 2022. Helen chats to the co-creator of Stars in Their Eyes, Aśka.

You’ll love hearing about Aśka’s journey from high flying physicist to high flying visual storyteller – what a leap of faith! She chats about her unique collaboration with Jessica Walton and discusses the changes made to Stars in Their Eyes while getting the graphic novel ready for an American audience.

KEYWORDS: YA, comic making, collaborating