Jeffrey Bell is a showrunner, writer, director and executive producer. He began his television career writing for The X‑Files. He then joined Angel and was promoted to executive producer and showrunner for the series’ final two seasons. Bell then spent four years under an overall deal at ABC developing, writing, directing and producing. He was executive producer and/or showrunner on several network series including Alias and Day Break for ABC, and the murder mystery, Harper’s Island, for CBS. He was also a consulting producer on the Starz series, Spartacus. Bell has spent the past seven years as executive producer and showrunner on ABC’s, Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. While working for Marvel he executive produced the Emmy nominated mini-series, Slingshot, and co-wrote the Agent’s of S.H.I.E.L.D. spinoff pilot, Most Wanted. In addition to instructing at Serial Eyes, Bell has taught screenwriting in the UCLA MFA Producers Program.