Herbert George "H.G." Wells was an English author, writer, novelist, teacher, historian, and journalist, now best known for his work in the science fiction genre. He was portrayed by Jeremy Irons in The Timekeeper.
While he did not appear, the supplementary material for Atlantis: The Lost Empire reveals that H.G. Wells frequently visited Atlantis. He was also referenced in the Disney Channel show Phil of the Future with the H.G. Wells High School being named after him.