Writer-producer Jay Rodan has been twice nominated by the Writer's Guild of America for screenwriting. He has sold shows to ITV, ABC, NBC, Amazon, and AMC Studios, and has written scripts for LucasFilm, Filmnation, Open Road, and Universal, among others. He studied literature and cognitive science in Canada before dropping out of university to help develop an art gallery and performance space, the ground-breaking Flat Gallery in his native Durban, South Africa. He has appeared in campaigns for Y's and in films by Bernardo Bertolucci, Franco Zefirelli, Kasi Lemmons, and others, as well as on television. Based in Topanga, California, he works worldwide.