Duane Capizzi
TV Writer and Producer

Duane Capizzi is a long-time animation geek, comic book nerd, film buff, rock snob, and Emmy award-winning writer/producer of TV animation for children. He specializes in smart, funny, character-driven action-adventure series, having developed, written and/or produced shows for Disney (Darkwing Duck, Talespin, Aladdin); Sony (Jackie Chan Adventures, Men In Black: The Animated Series, The Big Guy & Rusty the Boy Robot); Warner Bros (The Batman, Superman Doomsday); and Hasbro (Transformers Prime), among others. Yet, his enthusiasm knows no bounds for his latest and definitely greatest: the animated reboot of Carmen Sandiego for Netflix. He holds a BA in English Literature from UCLA, and lives in Los Angeles with his both of his muses: his wife Linnea and their cat Kenny.

Duane Capizzi is a long-time animation geek, comic book nerd, film buff, rock snob, and Emmy award-winning writer/producer of TV animation for children. He specializes in smart, funny, character-driven action-adventure series, having developed, written and/or produced shows for Disney (Darkwing Duck, Talespin, Aladdin); Sony (Jackie Chan Adventures, Men In Black: The Animated Series, The Big Guy & Rusty the Boy Robot); Warner Bros (The Batman, Superman Doomsday); and Hasbro (Transformers Prime), among others. Yet, his enthusiasm knows no bounds for his latest and definitely greatest: the animated reboot of Carmen Sandiego for Netflix. He holds a BA in English Literature from UCLA, and lives in Los Angeles with his both of his muses: his wife Linnea and their cat Kenny.

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How to Write for TV: Virtual Collaboration and the Blank Page
Carmen Sandiego showrunner Duane Capizzi takes readers inside the writers room and explores how to engage in collaborative script writing. He shows how TV writing is suited to virtual environments and shares experiences and strategies for conquering the blank page.
Duane Capizzi
TV Writer and Producer
August 17, 2020