Nick Antosca

Co-Creator and Co-Showrunner, The Act | “The Act” Screening and Q&A Presented by Hulu

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Nick is a novelist, screenwriter and TV writer.  He is the creator, showrunner and executive producer of SYFY’s horror anthology series CHANNEL ZERO, which was called “cerebral and ominous…addictive” by the New York Times and “a horror classic” by Collider.
 
Antosca has an overall deal with Universal Cable Productions (UCP) to develop and produce scripted programming for the NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment portfolio.  Separately, he is co-writing and executive producing supernatural horror/thriller Antlers (based on his short story “The Quiet Boy”) for Fox Searchlight with Scott Cooper directing and Guillermo del Toro producing. Nickalso sold his feature script The Fever to Fox Searchlight, with Scott Free producing and Amy Seimetz attached to direct.
 
Prior to CHANNEL ZERO, Antosca was a writer and producer on HANNIBAL (NBC) as well as TEEN WOLF (MTV). He has written five books including THE GIRLFRIEND GAME, FIRES and MIDNIGHT PICNIC, which won a Shirley Jackson Award. He is from New Orleans, Louisiana and lives in California.