Edward Jesse

Edward Jesse is a writer, showrunner, creator, and Emmy Award-winning producer. He co-created Apple TV’s animated series WOLFBOY AND THE EVERYTHING FACTORY with his friend Toff Mazery, serving as a co-showrunner, writer, and executive producer. He is Head of Development and an Executive Producer at Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s production company, HITRECORD Films, where he has developed, written, and produced projects including Emmy Award-winning series, CREATE TOGETHER; Emmy Juried Award Finalist, BAND TOGETHER WITH LOGIC; and both seasons of the Emmy-Award winning television series, HITRECORD ON TV. He was showrunner and director of HITRECORD’s animated short film program, THE SHORTS SHOWCASE, and has written and produced international TV commercials for some of the world’s biggest brands, including LG, Samsung, Sony, and Zappos; most recently writing and co-directing the animated short, A FOREST HAUNT, for Canon. Edward grew up in the UK, studied at Camberwell College of Art, and read English Literature at Royal Holloway, University of London, before moving to Los Angeles to work - unsuccessfully - on his tan.

Participant Schedule

Saturday 10/28 3:00PM - 4:00PM

Creative Command: A Showrunners Panel

Room 104-105 | Toff Mazery, Edward Jesse, Megan Dong, Everett Downing, Drew Hartel

Join an enlightening conversation with an esteemed group of showrunners who have played pivotal roles in bringing some of television's most beloved shows to life. Meet Megan Dong (Centaurworld), Everett Downing (My Dad the Bountyhunter), Toff Mazery and Edward Jesse (Wolfboy and the Everything Factory). Moderated by the insightful Drew Hartel, this panel brings together these visionaries to discuss their journeys, the challenges and rewards of showrunning, and the evolving landscape of television programming. Don't miss the chance to gain invaluable insights from the creative authorities who shape the way we experience TV!