David Samuel Goyer (born December 22, 1965) is an American screenwriter, director, novelist, producer and comic book writer. He co-wrote the films Man of Steel (2013) and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016).
- David S. Goyer wrote New Line Cinema production Blade and Blade: Trinity.
- David S. Goyer wrote Columbia Pictures production Ghost Rider and Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance.
- David S. Goyer co-wrote Batman Begins, The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises.
- According to David Goyer, he came up with the idea for Man of Steel while plotting the storyline of The Dark Knight Rises with Christopher Nolan. After he mentioned his idea to Nolan, Nolan then pushed him to go forth with the idea, going as far as telling Goyer that he wanted to produce the project with Goyer.