Bruce Robb

Freelance Screenwriter, Script Writer, & More

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Broadcast Television - Animation

1990 - 2011
Over 185 produced scripts. Pre-school, Action Adventure, ‘Tween, Comedy. My work has been broadcast on ABC, Disney, CBS, NBC, HBO, Showtime, Fox Family, PBS, CBC, TVO and CTV and in over 125 markets around the world. Some notables – Atomic Betty, Delilah and Julius, Rolie Polie Olie, The Cat in the Hat, Anne of Green Gables, Ripley’s Believe it or Not, The Berenstain Bears, Sesame Park (Canada’s Sesame Street), I Spy.

Script Editing - Television

2007
The Wumblers – Pre-school, Gravity VFX/Sillygoose Productions. Story Editor – 26 eleven-minute scripts.

2006
Miss BG – Breakthrough Entertainment Story Editor – 3 eleven-minute scripts at end of season.

2001
Caillou – Pre-school, Cinar Animation\PBS Story Editor – 60 scripts (15 half hours)

1998
Ripley’s Believe it or Not (B.I.O.N.) - Action Adventure, Cinar Animation\Fox Family. Season I and II - 22 half hours.

1990 - 1992
Nelvana – Junior Story Editor. Worked on Babar, Tintin, Rupert Bear, Little Rosey.

Script Editing - Feature Films

2011
Grade Five - Feature, Sienna Productions. Writer - Tricia Fish. In development.

2009
Sweet Dreams – Teen Feature. Cirrus Entertainment. Writer – Sharon Buckingham. In development.

1998
New Waterford Girl – Comedy Feature Film. Sienna Films/Alliance Atlantis. Writer – Tricia Fish.

1998
Mickey Blue Eyes – Warner Bros. Comedy Feature Film - Script consult for Director, Kelly Makin.

Series Development

Rex the Little Inspector - Action Adventure. Revise and update bible. Shaftesbury Films.

N.E.O. – New Evolution Online – Action adventure/Sci Fi series for ‘tweens. With 2D Lab, Brazil and Gala Kids, Montreal. Series development and bible.

Gemma – Mobisode series, 3 minute animations for World Cup of Soccer. 26 episodes produced. Series development, bible and pilot episode. Also wrote 13.

Ripley's Believe it or Not (B.I.O.N.) – 3rd season development and 90 minute direct to tape feature that as well were 3 stand alone episodes. Not produced.

Hoze Hounds – Development of first season of stories. With Dennise Fordham, for Lacewood. Produced.

Awards

2009
Silver Telly Award (USA) for The Wumblers - “What To Do" (Story Editor and writer of episode). Series also won 3 Bronze Telly Awards.

2008
2 Gold Angel Awards (USA) for best children’s series – The Wumblers (Story Editor and writer of 2 of the 4 submitted episodes) from ‘Excellence in Media’.

1999
Writer’s Guild of Canada – Nomination, Best Animation Script – Rolie Polie Olie.

1989
Daytime Emmy Nomination – Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Beetlejuice Season I. * Member of Sound Effect Team.

1989
Golden Reel Nomination, Sound Editing Babar: The Movie (Part of SFX Crew)

Web Applications

2008-2010
Arbopals – Children’s Interactive Website Creative Lead - part of small creative team that created and designed website, edited and wrote all onsite content.

2004-2006
Webkinz – Children’s Interactive Website Senior Writer – wrote or edited all scripts – multiple outcome interactive, corporate sales and customer service. Wrote or edited all online content including e-books, newspaper, FAQ, User Guide etc.

2006
Gemma – Mobisode Series for 2007 Women’s World Cup of Soccer. Co-developed series with Gravity/VFX (NYC). Wrote 12 of 24 three minute mobisodes.

Commercials

1994 – 1996
World of Performance – 10 x :30 Documentary commercials. Designed, wrote and picture edited. Client: Castrol Oil and TSN

Great Repeat Performances – 6 x :30 Documentary commercials. Designed, wrote and picture edited. Client: Duracell Batteries and TSN

A League of Their Own – 4 x :30 Documentary commercials. Designed, wrote and picture edited. Client: Super Nintendo and TSN

The Great Canadian Playoff Party - :60 Brand Spot. Wrote and picture edited. Client: Mr. Submarine and TSN

Corporate Videos

1994 – 1996
Wrote, directed, directed voice talent and picture edited 22 corporate videos. Client: TSN and its advertisers; Nike Canada, Wilson Golf, Gillette, Mercury Marine, Yonnex Golf and Tennis, Benjamin Moore Paints etc.