contact: jderevlany@yahoo.com

John Derevlany is a writer, animator, and master of the Super Narrative, a type of storytelling that seamlessly succeeds across multiple media and platforms.

Derevlany co-created one of the most successful Super Narrative TV shows and toy brands in the world, “LEGO Legends of Chima.”

He wrote every episode of the TV series and co-created the story, characters, and mythology that appear in the "Legends of Chima" toys, videogames, books, and theme park attractions

Derevlany most recently developed and story edited the popular, offbeat comedy, "Endangered Species," which premiered on Teletoon in March 2015 (also airs on ABC TV Australia and Canal+ in France).

Other shows created or developed by Derevlany include “Wayside” (Nickelodeon), “Monster Buster Club” (Disney XD), “Gerald McBoing Boing” (Cartoon Network), and “Jim Henson’s Animal Jam” (Discovery Kids).

New TV shows developed by Derevlany: “Atomic Puppet” (Disney XD - 2016), Winston Steinburger and Sir Dudley Ding Dong (Teletoon, ABC 3 Australia - 2016), and Squish (Gulli/Cottonwood Media).

Derevlany is also a game designer, film-maker, and composer. Click links for more info.

News

Kidscreen Sept. 2014

Animation Magazine Jan. 2015

Kidscreen June 2015

 

Latest Series

("Endangered Species" Teletoon 2015)

TV

(created by, developed by, story edited)

Squish

Endangered Species

Atomic Puppet

Legends of Chima

Wayside

Monster Buster Club

Gerald McBoing Boing

Kick Buttowski

Jim Henson's Animal Jam

Full list of shows worked on

 

GAMES

 

Best Parent Ever! (beta)

Culverland

Giant Big Shoe Man

Brainslapper

 

SHORT FILMS

LEGO Legends of Chima 4-D Movie X-perience

Snot Bubble Boy

Leftovers

Lazy Man's Guide

 

INTERNET

BestParentEver.com

StuffStickFigurePeopleLike.com

MoronAnswers.com

 

MUSIC

Uke Til U Puke,

Snot Bubble Boy