Kevin is a multi-Emmy-winning writer of the animated PBS series PEG + CAT, book-writer of the hit Off-Broadway musical ALTAR BOYZ (NY Outer Critics Circle Award, Lucille Lortel and Drama Desk Award noms), and recipient of the Heideman Award for his play THE GREEKEST OF TRAGEDIES (Actors Theatre of Louisville). He was head writer for the TV reboot of CLIFFORD THE BIG RED DOG, staff writer for two seasons of NickJr’s NELLA THE PRINCESS KNIGHT, and has written for several other kids’ TV shows including WONDER PETS, BLAZE AND THE MONSTER MACHINES, HENRY HUGGLEMONSTER, and TUMBLE LEAF. Other works as a writer include his stage adaptations of the DreamWorks film MADAGASCAR (Radio City Music Hall, national & international tours), the hit book series DIARY OF A WIMPY KID (Minneapolis Children’s Theater), two live shows based on Nickelodeon’s hit series PAW PATROL (national and international tours), and the off-Broadway productions of DOG MAN: THE MUSICAL, SKIPPYJON JONES (Lortel nom) and CLICK CLACK MOO (Lortel and Drama Desk noms). Children everywhere have heard his voice as a troll in the Disney blockbuster FROZEN.
Michael graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in painting and animation from Philadelphia College of Art, UARTS. He has worked in the animation industry in many roles. Before joining 100 Chickens productions he worked as a digital designer for Nickelodeon’s The Wonder Pets! and Blues Clues.
Michael has worked on several animated projects as background color supervisor including: Disney’s Doug, Doug’s 1st Movie, PB&J Otter, Daria, and Nickelodeon’s Doug. He painted color backgrounds for the theatrical film Beavis and Butt-Head Do America. While working at MTV Animation he was the Animation Production Supervisor for the music video I Got You Babe starring Cher and Beavis and Butt-Head. Two of his abstract animated films are included in the absolute film series Synthetic Movements distributed by The American Federation of Arts. Michael is a member of the electronic musical group Crash Course in Science.