Henry Gilroy

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Henry Gilroy
Henry Gilroy.jpg
At the 2008 Screenwriting Expo
BornNovember 1976 (age 43)
OccupationAuthor
Screenwriter
Years active1992-present

Henry Gilroy (born November 1976) is an American film and television screenwriter and producer. He is best known for co-writing the animated series Star Wars: The Clone Wars.

Early life[edit]

From an early age, Gilroy loved comic books and animation. He studied film at several colleges in the greater Los Angeles area.

Career[edit]

His first job was working as an editor for Warner Bros.' animation department. Working at the Skywalker and Big Rock Ranch facilities with George Lucas he co-wrote the animated series Star Wars: The Clone Wars. He served as head writer for season one, penning several episodes. He is also the author of several Star Wars comic books. He is co-creator of the first Bionicle trilogy. Gilroy has since written for numerous animated series, such as Taz-Mania, Batman: The Animated Series, Justice League, G.I. Joe: Renegades and several Disney television series and the direct-to-video title Atlantis: Milo's Return. Along with Ronnie del Carmen, Gilroy co-wrote the four-issue Joker/Mask comic book which was collected by Dark Horse/DC in 2001. He also wrote the film Mass Effect: Paragon Lost.

For 2014-2018, Henry Gilroy served as co-executive producer of the Star Wars Rebels TV series.[1]

In 2019, he selected as the showrunner for an animated Magic: The Gathering TV show for Netflix.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Henry Gilroy". Television Academy. Retrieved 2019-06-03.
  2. ^ "'Magic: The Gathering' TV Series a Go at Netflix With the Russo Brothers". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2019-06-03.

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