Nick Santora (born 1970) is a writer and producer born in Queens, New York. He won the Best Screenplay of the Competition in the New York City Independent International Film Festival. He has also written and/or produced The Sopranos, The Guardian, Law & Order, Prison Break, Lie to Me, Scorpion and he created and executive produced Beauty and the Geek. Nick also co-wrote/created/executive produced the television series Breakout Kings. He served as executive producer and developer of Scorpion from 2014 to 2018 with 4 seasons.
Santora graduated from Columbia Law School and practised law for six years before giving up a full-time practice to write and produce television.
Santora's first novel, Slip & Fall, was selected by Borders Books Stores to be the debut novel for their newly created publishing division. It was a National Best Seller. His second novel, Fifteen Digits, was published in 2012 by Little Brown's suspense/thriller imprint, Mulholland Books.
|2004-05||Law & Order||Yes||Yes|
|2005-09||Beauty and the Geek||No||Yes|
|2009-2010||Lie to Me||Yes||Yes|
|2020||Most Dangerous Game||Yes||Yes|
- "An Interview with Nick Santora, writer of an episode of the Sopranos and the television show "Prison Break"".
- "'Scorpion' Creator Nick Santora on His Journey to the New CBS Drama and Beyond".
- "Nick Santora".
- D'Alessandro, Anthony (August 5, 2021). "Rob Lowe To EP & Star In Netflix Family Film 'Dog Gone'". Deadline. Retrieved August 7, 2021.