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Gene Stupnitsky

Writer/Director, Good Boys; Writer/producer, The Office, Bad Teacher; Writer, Master of None; Producer, Hello Ladies, Trophy Wife
GENE STUPNITSKY is a Writers Guild Award winner and seven-time Emmy nominee. Stupnitsky wrote and produced the NBC comedy series The Office for five seasons.

Since then, Stupnitsky has executive produced the ABC series Trophy Wife, and the Emmy-Nominated HBO series Hello Ladies (which he co-created and wrote alongside Eisenberg and Stephen Merchant) and served as a writer on Master of None, for which he nominated for a Writers Guild Award.

On the feature side, he made his film debut in 2009 when he co-wrote the screenplay for Year One with Eisenberg and Harold Ramis, and later went on to write and produce 2011’s Bad Teacher starring Cameron Diaz and Justin Timberlake.

He recently wrapped production on his original screenplay, Good Boys, co-written and co-directed with Eisenberg, and set up with Seth Rogen's Point Grey Pictures, Good Universe and Universal. This is Stupnitsky’s feature directorial debut.

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