Marc Scott Zicree has written and produced hundreds of hours of series TV, pilots and feature films for most of the major studios and networks, including Paramount, Universal, Disney, Sony/Columbia Tri-Star, MGM, Warners, Castle Rock, New Line, CBS, NBC, ABC, Fox, WB, UPN, Showtime, PBS, Turner, USA Networks, Syfy, Discovery, Nickelodeon, the BBC, Marvel, Scholastic, ITV and NPR. Among his credits are classic episodes of Star Trek – The Next Generation, Sliders, Babylon 5, Deep Space Nine, Friday the 13th – The Series, Smurfs, Superfriends, He-Man, Captain Power and the Soldiers of the Future, Forever Knight, Liberty’s Kids and The Real Ghostbusters, among many others.
Marc’s work has been nominated for the Hugo Award, American Book Award, Humanitas Prize, Nebula Award and Diane Thomas Award, and has won the prestigious Hamptons Prize, TV Guide Award, Rondo and Saturn Awards. In 2014, Marc was named a Writers Guild Diversity Honoree.
Marc’s most recent book, co-written with Guillermo del Toro, is GUILLERMO DEL TORO’S CABINET OF CURIOSITIES for HarperCollins, which debuted as the number one movie book on Amazon at Christmas. Marc’s landmark book The Twilight Zone Companion created the modern genre of books on TV series and inspired a generation of TV showrunners and filmmakers, including J.J Abrams, Brannon Braga, Ron Moore, Mark Fergus and Damon Lindelof. The Companion was an instant bestseller (over a half million copies to date) and named by the New York Times one of “ten science fiction books for the ages,” the only non-fiction book on the list. He has just completed the extensively updated new edition, which has just been released by Silman-James. Silman-James will also be publishing his new book Greenlighting Yourself in 2019.
In addition, Marc is a lauded novelist with the bestselling Magic Time trilogy, published by HarperCollins and Blackstone Audio. The Magic Time audio play, starring Christina Moses and Armin Shimerman, has just been released by Skyboat Media, in association with Blackstone Audio.
Marc is regarded as one of the country’s top media experts and has been interviewed by hundreds of newspapers, magazines, and TV and radio shows, including The Today Show, American Masters, All Things Considered, Entertainment Tonight, E! True Hollywood Story, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Variety, New York Times and L.A. Times. Beyond his three-year stint as a commentator on NPR’s Morning Edition, he is a regular on Coast To Coast, one of the country’s top-rated radio shows.
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