Naren Shankar

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Naren Shankar
Naren Shankar, November 2007

Naren Shankar is a writer, producer and director of several television series. As a writer Shankar has contributed with works for Farscape, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Night Visions, The Outer Limits, The Chronicle, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, seaQuest 2032, Grimm and Star Trek: Voyager.

After receiving B. Sc., M.S. and Ph.D degrees in Engineering, Physics and Electrical Engineering from Cornell University,[1] where he was a member of The Kappa Alpha Society, Naren joined the team behind Star Trek: The Next Generation. As a producer Shankar has worked with UC: Undercover and Farscape. He also contributed to Doom.

He was the executive producer and writer of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation for eight years, followed by short stint in a similar capacity on Grimm. Shankar briefly served as co-executive producer and showrunner for Almost Human alongside creator J. H. Wyman before leaving the series.[2][3]


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  2. ^ Tsering, Lisa (2013-09-04). "Naren Shankar Looks to the Future with ‘Almost Human’". IndiaWest. Retrieved 2013-10-09. 
  3. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (2013-09-09). "‘Almost Human’ Co-Showrunner Naren Shankar Exits". Deadline Hollywood. PMC. Retrieved 2013-10-09. 

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