Writer/Producer Dave Caplan has enjoyed a career writing prime-time television that spans more than twenty years. Caplan currently serves as Executive Producer of the FX comedy Anger Management, starring Charlie Sheen. Having written primarily comedy, Caplan expanded his resume to include drama as he served as Writer/Consulting Producer on TNT’s police/medical examiner hit, Rizzoli and Isles which set records for scripted cable viewership. Prior to that, Caplan served as Writer/Executive Producer for ABC/Warner Brothers hits George Lopez, The Drew Carey Show, and Norm, starring Norm MacDonald. Other credits include Roseanne, Parker Lewis Can’t Lose, and the ABC/Touchstone hit Dinosaurs.
A guest speaker at schools and universities, Caplan was also a featured instructor at the Warner Brothers Comedy Workshop for several years (lecturing on scene structure). Caplan has won several awards, including the Humanitas certificate for The Kidney Stays In The Picture episode of George Lopez. Caplan is represented by UTA, and management agency Odenkirk/Provissiero