Tim Federle, Emmy-nominated writer/director/producer.

Tim Federle is the Emmy-nominated showrunner and executive producer of High School Musical: the Musical: the Series, which he created for Disney+.

The series won the GLAAD Media Award and has been nominated for five Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Series. A fourth season premieres in 2023.

Federle received Emmy and DGA nominations for writing and directing his feature film debut, Better Nate Than Ever. The Disney+ original movie was nominated for a total of eight Emmys, including Outstanding Film, along with acting nods for its co-stars Rueby Wood and Lisa Kudrow. Nate was produced by Marc Platt and Adam Siegel, and is based on Federle’s award-winning debut novel.

Tim’s hit series of cocktail recipe books, including Tequila Mockingbird, have sold over a million copies worldwide. He co-wrote the Broadway musical adaptation of Tuck Everlasting, and won the Humanitas Prize for co-writing the Golden Globe and Academy Award-nominated Best Animated Feature Ferdinand, starring John Cena and Kate McKinnon.

A former Broadway dancer, Tim’s production company, Chorus Boy, is under a multi-year overall deal with Disney+. Bronwyn North-Reist serves as Head of Creative and Jennie Frisbie is Creative Consultant.