Jon Dalgaard is an AWGIE-nominated writer and creative producer with bases in Europe and Australia.
He is the co-creator, co-writer, and producer of BedHead, a web series and television pilot for ABC which aired on ABC2 and iView. The web series was a grand prize winner at LA Webfest 2016.
Jon has won a place at the prestigious 2017 MIFA Pitches in Annecy to present his original project. He is currently writing on several series in production and forms part of an Oscar- and Emmy-nominated writing stable at Baboon Animation USA. Jon got his start in animation straight out of film-school when he was asked by Cartoon Network Studios to write a pilot and show bible for a new series.
Jon graduated from the AFTRS screenwriting program in 2012, where he was mentored by writer/producer Matt Stuecken (10 Cloverfield Lane). Jon also holds a film degree from the University of East Anglia.
Before becoming a writer Jon worked as a development executive for producer Deborah Balderstone, working on a feature slate part-funded by Working Title. He spent five years working for Lionsgate, in the UK and then Australia, where he released film and TV such as ‘Good Night and Good Luck’, ‘The Lives of Others’, ‘Weeds’ , and ‘Mad Men’ among others.
He is represented by Aoife Lennon-Ritchie.