Dave Holstein is currently a writer/producer on HBO’s comedy series The Brink, which premieres in 2015 and stars Tim Robbins and Jack Black. He has been a writer/producer on FOX’s Raising Hope and spent six years as a writer/producer on Showtime’s Weeds. He has also written episodes for the Syfy horror anthology Stephen King’s Creepshow and TeenNick’s groundbreaking series Gigantic. He has also developed pilots for Comedy Central, CBS and FOX. As a playwright, Dave’s work includes his musical adaptation of The Emperor's New Clothes (Chicago Shakespeare; music by Alan Schmuckler, The B-Team (Dad’s Garage, Atlanta) and True Genius (Edinburgh Fringe). He is a recipient of a 2009 NAMT grant for new musical theater and a 2014 attendee of the Johnny Mercer Writers Colony at Goodspeed Musicals. He is a graduate of Northwestern University.