Daniel Cerone

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Daniel Cerone
Occupation Writer and producer

Daniel Cerone is a television writer and executive producer. His credits include Dexter, where he served as showrunner, along with The Mentalist, Dirty Sexy Money and Charmed. He also created Clubhouse, the critically acclaimed but short-lived baseball drama on CBS, as well as the current police procedural Motive on ABC.[1] Additionally he was the co-creator of Constantine, the short-lived adaptation of the DC comics Vertigo series Hellblazer.


Cerone joined the writing staff of Dexter as a writer and co-executive producer for the first season in 2006. Cerone was nominated for a Writers Guild of America Award for Best Dramatic Series at the February 2008 ceremony for his work on the first season of Dexter.[2][3][4] Based on his creative leadership, Cerone was promoted to executive producer and showrunner for the second season, which won a distinguished Peabody Award. He was also nominated for a second WGA Award and a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series for his work on the second season of Dexter.[5]


  • Solving Charlie: Low-level detective discovers he has a brilliant 11-year-old brother who loves solving puzzles.
  • Constantine: Co-creator of the NBC adaptation of the Vertigo comic book series Hellblazer. Worked together with David S. Goyer. Co writer of the Pilot episode and writer of Episode 6: Rage of Caliban


  1. ^ "Daniel Cerone". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved 2007-07-31. 
  2. ^ "2008 Writers Guild Awards Television & Radio Nominees Announced". WGA. 2007. Retrieved 2007-12-13. 
  3. ^ Perry, Byron (2007-12-12). "WGA announce TV, radio nominees". Variety. Retrieved 2007-12-13. 
  4. ^ "HBO tops WGA awards list with five noms". The Hollywood Reporter. 2007. Retrieved 2007-12-13. [dead link]
  5. ^ "2009 Writers Guild Awards Television, Radio, News, Promotional Writing, and Graphic Animation Nominees Announced". WGA. 2008. Retrieved 2008-12-12.