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Bob Shayne

Lawrence and Kristina Dodge College of Film and Media Arts


Dodge College Courses: Writing the Adaptation, Seminar in TV Writing
Industry Affiliations: Writers Guild of America

Bob has written 16 prime time network pilots, five TV movies and two mini-series, and around 100 comedy and drama episodes. He's produced and/or written numerous TV series (including Simon & Simon, Remington Steele, Magnum, Cover Up, Whiz Kids, P.S.I. Luv U, Staying Afloat), been nominated for two Edgar Awards by the Mystery Writers of America (for The Return of Sherlock Holmes and Simon & Simon), a Best TV Movie of the Year nomination from the Writers Guild of America (The Return of Sherlock Holmes), two Emmys, and a Grammy nomination for Best Comedy Album.