Emmy-nominated writer and producer Travis Braun has entered an overall deal to develop and produce animated and live-action content for Disney Channels Worldwide (Disney Channel, Disney XD, Disney Junior) as well as the company’s upcoming streaming service. Braun is creator and co-executive producer of upcoming Disney Junior animated series T.O.T.S. and live-action Disney Channel show Fast Layne, both due in 2019.
“Travis has created and written some of the most imaginative content for our audiences, spanning live-action and animation,” said Nancy Kanter, EVP Content and Creative Strategy, Disney Channels Worldwide, and general manager, Disney Junior.”We are very much looking forward to this partnership and to exploring the inventive new ideas he comes up with next.”
Braun’s writing credits include Disney Junior hit series Vampirina, Puppy Dog Pals and Muppet Babies. In 2016, he wrote and produced the Doritos “Crash the Super Bowl” commercial “Doritos Dogs,” which won the $1 million grand prize and aired during Super Bowl 50. His past animation writing credits include Netflix original series Turbo FAST and the animated short Charlie and Mr. Two, which he created for Nickelodeon. Braun previously worked on the CBS drama Criminal Minds.
Originally from Ovalo, Texas, Braun graduated summa cum laude from Franklin College in Franklin, Indiana. He resides in Burbank, California.
Braun is repped by Echo Lake Entertainment and Cheryl Snow at Gang, Tyre, Ramer & Brown.