Jeff Davis (writer)
June 13, 1975 |
Milford, Connecticut, United States
|Occupation||Writer, television producer|
Davis graduated from Vassar College with a degree in film and he then went on to receive a master's degree in screenwriting from the University of Southern California. Davis worked as a script reader, editorial assistant, writer for computer software manuals and computer support specialist in Los Angeles while struggling to sell his own writing.
Movie and television career
In 2009, Davis began talks with MTV about a reboot of the Michael J. Fox '80s comedy Teen Wolf. He says he jumped at the project due to his love of the horror genre. He notes among his influences writers Stephen King and Thomas Harris. Davis has also stated that he is a fan of The X-Files, Cheers, and Moonlighting. As executive producer, head writer and show creator, Jeff Davis is the creative force behind MTV's Teen Wolf.
Before Teen Wolf was officially set to film in Los Angeles after the second season ended, Davis split his time between Los Angeles and Atlanta, Georgia where he filmed the show.
- Four join MTV's 'Teen Wolf' gang[dead link]
- "Never Love A Wild Thing". Teenwolf.tumblr.com. 2013-07-28. Retrieved 2013-10-31.
- Bricker, Tierney (August 17, 2012). "Teen Wolf Boss Talks Stiles and Derek's Popularity, Shipping and More". E! Online. Retrieved December 15, 2012.
- Moore, Debi (2009-12-14). "Casting Update and More Plot Details on MTV's Teen Wolf Series". Dreadcentral.com. Retrieved 2013-10-31.