Joanna Calo | Showrunner, Executive Producer | The Bear on FX

Joanna Calo

Co-Showrunner / Executive Producer / Writer / Director

Joanna Calo is a writer and mother who lives in Los Angeles, CA. Her writing credits include the Golden Globe®-winning Hacks, The Baby-Sitters Club on Netflix, Amazon’s Undone and six seasons on the Emmy®-nominated BoJack Horseman

Calo is currently the co-showrunner and executive producer of FX’s The Bear. She has an overall deal with FX and is currently in development on a female-focused show about romance and feminism. Every project she embarks on has the same pretentious goal: to help humans feel somewhat better about existence.

Nate Matteson

Executive Producer