Richard Piers Rayner entered the professional comics world in 1988. He started out illustrating several series for DC Comics and Marvel Comics, such as 'Hellblazer', 'Swamp Thing', 'L.E.G.I.O.N.', 'Dr Fate' and 'Dr Who'. He is also a frequent contributor to the publications of Paradox Press. Rayner's style is characterized by his great sense for details. Richard Rayner's most notable work is 'Road to Perdition', written by Max Allan Collins. He worked on this comic for four years. The comic was adapted into a movie by Sam Mendes, starring Tom Hanks and Paul Newman, in 2002.