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Some Great TV Writers

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1. Joss Whedon

Objects in Space
The Train Job




A Hole in the Wold
Spin the Bottle
Waiting in the Wings

Buffy the Vampire Slayer:

Welcome to the Hellmouth
Lie to Me

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Average listal rating (27 ratings) 9  IMDB Rating
2. Steven Moffat
Doctor Who:

A Good Man Goes to War
The Girl in the Fireplace
The Time of Angels
Flesh and Stone
The Pandorica Opens
The Big Bang
The Empty Child
The Impossible Astronaut
Day of the Moon
The Eleventh Hour
The Beast Below


A Study in Pink

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3. David X. Cohen

The Day the Earth Stood Stupid
The Why of Fry

The Simpsons:

The Itchy & Scratchy & Poochie Show
Treehouse of Horror V (Homer^3)
Lisa the Vegetarian
Lisa the Skeptic
Treehouse of Horror VII (Citizen Kang)
Bart the Mother

Beavis and Butt-head:

Plate Frisbee

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4. Ken Keeler

Time Keeps On Slippin'
The Honking
The Devil's Hands are Idle Playthings
Put Your Head on My Shoulders

The Simpsons:

Brother from Another Series
El Viaje Misterioso de Nuestro Jomer (The Mysterious Voyage of Homer)
A Star is Burns
Two Bad Neighbors

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5. Eric Kaplan

Parasites Lost
I Dated a Robot
A Bicyclops Built for Two
Hell is Other Robots

The Big Bang Theory:

The Adhesive Duck Deficiency
The Bath Item Gift Hypothesis
The Monopolar Expedition
The Robotic Manipulation

Average listal rating (69 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating
6. Larry David

The Chinese Restaurant
The Smelly Car
The Opposite
The Parking Garage
The Deal
The Jacket
The Couch
The Parking Space
The Contest
The Mango
The Tape
The Stakeout

Curb Your Enthusiasm:

The Ski Lift
The Massage
The Doll
Krazee-Eyez Killa
Mary, Joseph and Larry
The Benadryl Brownie
The Group

Average listal rating (1 ratings) 5  IMDB Rating
7. John Swartzwelder
The Simpsons:

Homer vs. the Eighteenth Amendment
Whacking Day
Radioactive Man
Itchy & Scratchy Land
Homer the Smithers
Homer's Enemy
Bart Carny
Bart's Comet
The Old Man and the Lisa

Average listal rating (1 ratings) 10  IMDB Rating
8. Carter Bays
How I Met Your Mother:

The Leap
Big Days
No Tomorrow
Ten Sessions
The Pineapple Incident
Wait for It
Life Among the Gorillas

American Dad:

Stan of Arabia Part II

(All episodes co-written with Craig Thomas)

Average listal rating (46 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating
9. B.J. Novak
The Office:

Diversity Day
Chair Model
Sexual Harassment
The Fire
Dream Team

Average listal rating (6 ratings) 9.5  IMDB Rating
10. Greg Daniels
The Office:

Booze Cruise
Conflict Resolution
Niagara (Co-written with Mindy Kaling)
Fun Run

The Simpsons:

Homer Badman
Secrets of a Successful Marriage
Homer and Apu


The Parking Space

King of the Hill:

Hank's Unmentionable Problem

Average listal rating (1 ratings) 4  IMDB Rating
11. Bill Odenkirk

How Hermes Requisitioned His Groove Back
The Farnsworth Parabox
Insane in the Mainframe
Kif Gets Knocked Up a Notch

The Simpsons:

The Mook, the Chef, the Wife and Her Homer
The Seven-Beer Snitch

Average listal rating (1 ratings) 4  IMDB Rating
12. Dave Goetsch
3rd Rock from the Sun:

World's Greatest Dick
Dick, Who's Coming to Dinner?
The Big Giant Head Returns: Part 1

The Big Bang Theory:

The Lizard-Spock Expansion
The Peanut Reaction
The Jerusalem Duality
The Wheaton Recurrence

Average listal rating (26 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating
13. Larry Charles

The Library
The Outing
The Heart Attack
The Limo
The Stall


The Takeover
The Knack
The Virtual Employee

Average listal rating (48 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating
14. Mindy Kaling
The Office:

Branch Wars
The Dundies
Ben Franklin
Secret Santa
Niagara (Co-written with Greg Daniels)
The Injury
The Sting

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Average listal rating (2 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating
15. David Fury

Power Play
You're Welcome
Peace Out

Buffy the Vampire Slayer:

Fear, Itself


Day 7: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Day 8: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Day 6: 10:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Day 5: 11:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Day 6: 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

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16. Neil Goldman

My Screwup
My Drug Buddy
My Hero
My Cake
My Sex Buddy
My Two Dads
My Balancing Act

Family Guy:

E. Peterbus Unum
Da Boom
Running Mates

Average listal rating (4 ratings) 8.5  IMDB Rating
17. Tim Minear

The Train Job
Out of Gas


True Believer
Getting Close


Through the Looking Glass

Average listal rating (1 ratings) 1  IMDB Rating
18. George Meyer
The Simpsons:

Homer the Heretic
Bart vs. Thanksgiving
Separate Vocations
Mr. Lisa Goes to Washington

Average listal rating (1 ratings) 5  IMDB Rating
19. Ben Edlund



Smile Time
Life of the Party
Time Bomb

The Venture Bros.:

Viva los Muertos!

Average listal rating (1 ratings) 3  IMDB Rating
20. Stephen S. Deknight

The Target


The Girl in Question
Apocalypse, Nowish

Average listal rating (1 ratings) 3  IMDB Rating
21. Kourtney Kang
How I Met Your Mother:

Sandcastles in the Sand
The Sexless Innkeeper
Slap Bet
The Wedding
Mosbius Designs

Average listal rating (10 ratings) 8.6  IMDB Rating
22. Michael Schur
The Office:

The Job
Traveling Salesmen
The Negotiation
Dunder Mifflin Infinity
The Return
Branch Closing
The Alliance
Christmas Party

Average listal rating (1 ratings) 4  IMDB Rating
23. Josh Weinstein

That Darn Katz
All the President's Heads
Law and Oracle

The Simpsons:

Bart vs. Australia
Who Shot Mr. Burns (Parts 1 and 2)
Lisa vs. Malibu Stacy
Sideshow Bob Roberts

(All Simpsons episodes co-written with Bill Oakley)

Average listal rating (1 ratings) 4  IMDB Rating
24. Spike Feresten
The Simpsons:

Sideshow Bob's Last Gleaming


The Soup Nazi
The Little Kicks
The Junk Mail
The Reverse Peephole

Average listal rating (1 ratings) 2  IMDB Rating
25. Bonnie Turner
3rd Rock from the Sun:

Tom, Dick and Mary
Body & Soul & Dick
Romeo & Juliet & Dick
Brains and Eggs

(All episodes co-written with Terry Turner)


Just their best scripts, not their entire body of work

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