The Darkness #3 Keown Cover A (2007) Top Cow comic book. Writer: Phil Hester, Art: Michael Broussard, Dale Keown. Answers are revealed as writer Phil Hester (DEEP SLEEPER, GREEN ARROW) and Michael Broussard (UNHOLY UNION) are joined by second series artist Dale Keown (THE DARKNESS/PITT) to show us how Jackie and Dr. Kirchner first met. Oh, and Jackie takes on the US Government in the most explosive battle in The Darkness' history! Strap in, it's gonna be a bumpy ride.