ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Bull has earned Elephant Bucks as a highly successful TV writer and
producer for thirty years.
He has held positions from Story Editor to Executive Producer on eleven
different prime time network situation comedies, working with and writing
for stars like Bill Cosby, Alan Alda, Danny DeVito, Bob Newhart, Henry
Winkler, Craig T. Nelson, Loni Anderson, Betty White, and Melissa Joan
Sheldon has produced a string of hit series including Newhart, A
Different World, Coach, and Sabrina – The Teenage Witch.
He lives in the Los Angeles area.
years as a television and motion picture writer, producer, and director.
ABC-TV, Universal Television – Co-Executive
“Newhart” CBS-TV, MTM Productions
– Developed series, Producer, 1982-84
(Two Emmy nominations, as Producer, for Outstanding Comedy Series)
“Sabrina, the Teenage Witch” ABC-TV,
Viacom Productions – Writer, Consulting Producer, Co-Executive
Producer, Director, 1996-2000
“M*A*S*H” CBS-TV, Twentieth Century-Fox
Television – freelance writer, two episodes, 1979-80
“A Different World” NBC-TV, Carsey-Werner
Productions – Co-Executive Producer (Show Runner) 1987
“Easy Street” NBC-TV, Viacom Productions
– Co-Executive Producer (Show Runner) 1986
“Air Goldberg” Tri-Star Pictures.
Co-writer with Hoyt Hilsman (Feature Film script) 1995
“Father and Scout” ABC Disney Family
Movie, New Line Television – Co-writer with Hoyt Hilsman (TV
“Manhattan, N.C.” CBS-TV, Twentieth
Century-Fox Television – Creator and Executive Producer (One-hour
dramatic series pilot) 2002
Writer, story editor, executive story editor, producer and/or consultant
for: “The McLean Stevenson
Show” 1976, “Fish”
1977, “The Betty White Show”
1978-79, “It’s A Living”
1980-82, “Coming of Age”