Jeffrey Bell is a showrunner, writer, director and executive producer. He began his television career writing for The X‑Files. He was showrunner on several network series including Alias and Day Break for ABC and Harper’s Island for CBS. He was co-creator and showrunner of the ABC-produced series The Protector and a consulting producer on the Starz series Spartacus. He is currently an executive producer and showrunner for ABC and Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.