Written and/or produced more than 1000 episodes of network/cable television -- both live-action and animation -- across all dayparts. Have also written features, produced shorts/web content, worked as a newspaper reporter, teacher (college-level), television executive, and founded a comic book publishing company (Darby Pop Publishing).
P A S T – P R O J E C T S
Have developed and showrun nearly 20 animated series (2D, 3D, and hybrid) including multiple Emmy-award winning TRANSFORMERS: PRIME, TRANSFORMERS: RESCUE BOTS, G.I. JOE: RENEGADES, JACKIE CHAN ADVENTURES, MEN IN BLACK: THE SERIES, HAROLD AND THE PURPLE CRAYON, DRAGON TALES and EXTREME GHOSTBUSTERS. Have sold more than a dozen live-action pilots (1/2-hr. and 1-hr.), supervised dozens more, and -- early in my career -- spent 5+ years as an executive with NBC and Columbia/Sony.
A F F I L I A T I O N S
Member: WGA - West; Motion Picture Screen Cartoonists Union (aka Animation Guild)
Vice-President -- Board of Directors: Children's Museum and Theatre of Maine