John Semper Jr.

Television and Film

Action Adventure Animated
TV Series Credits


Static Shock


Rescue Heroes
Extreme Ghostbusters

The Incredible Hulk

The Bionic Six

The Superfriends

Pre-School Animated TV Series Credits



Jay Jay the Jet Plane
The Adventures of Chuck & Friends
Dibo the Dragon
Betsy’s Kindergarten

Comedy and Fantasy Animated TV Series Credits

The Pink Panther
Fraggle Rock

Alvin and the Chipmunks
Kid ‘n’ Play
The Moondreamers
My Little Pony
Clifford the Big Red Dog
The Smurfs
The New Scooby and Scrappy Doo Show
The Jetsons
The Snorks
The Shirt Tales
The Little Rascals
The Thirteen Ghosts of Scooby Doo
The Sons of the Pink Panther
The Biskitts
Hanna Barbera’s Funtastic Treasure Hunt

Animated Feature Credits


Kiki’s Delivery Service

Laputa (Castle in the Sky)

The Squishees

Animation Development Credits

Many, many development credits while on staff as a writer at Hanna-Barbera Productions, as writer/story-editor/Development Coordinator at Marvel Productions, and as writer/story-editor/producer at NBC Productions.  Many, many more freelance development credits for numerous companies ranging from Disney to Sony to Legoland.

Semper History Trivia

Mr. Semper was a special guest lecturer for multiple writers’ panels at the Heart of Film Screenwriting Conference at the Austin Film Festival with fellow panelists including Calli Khouri (Thelma and Louise) and Shane Black (Lethal Weapon).






Coming Soon!

CREEPORIA, the world's first comedy/horror soap opera, is now complete! DVD release to be announced. "Creeporia" was written and directed by John Semper Jr., based on his original character, which was developed for his web series of the same name. Learn more on the Creeporia website, where you can see several production photos. "Creeporia" also has a Facebook Page: Crypt of Creeporia. Be sure to Like it to see more photos and keep up with the latest news about the project.

Live Action Credits


Class Act – Writer, Feature Film, Warner Bros.


Walter, Woody and the World of Animation – Director/Writer/Editor, Short Film, Universal Studios/Walter Lantz Productions  (This film played for one year in a special exhibit devoted to Lantz on the Universal Studios Tour.  It was then released by Universal for sale on video and a copy of the film was donated by Mr. Lantz to the Smithsonian Institution.)


Puzzle Place – Writer, PBS TV Series 


Catwalk – Writer, Syndicated TV Series

– Writer, Story Credit, Jim Henson Hour TV Series Episode

Live Action Feature Scripts and TV Series Development

Writer for numerous studios and producers including Disney, Fox TV Movies, and the George Lucas Educational Foundation.

Internet Series and Webisode Credits

Creeporia - Original Internet Series, Director/Writer/Producer

The Accuser  Stan Lee Media, Webisode Writer

Interactive and Multi-Media Credits

Hercules Animated Storybook  CD ROM Disney Interactive, Writing Consultant


Spider-Man – CD ROM, “Storyteller” Software, Knowledge Adventure, Writer/Design Consultant


X-Men – CD ROM, “Storyteller” Software, Knowledge Adventure, Writer/Design Consultant


Michael Douglas/Stonebridge Entertainment – Live-action Multi-Media Stage Show, Developer/Writer

LucasArts Entertainment –  Interactive Entertainment/Software Project, Developer/Writer

Broderbund –  Interactive Entertainment/Software Project, Developer/Writer 

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