Award-winning screenwriter, playwright and filmmaker David McMillan currently serves as a Supervising Producer and writer on Ryan Murphy’s upcoming Netflix limited series Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story. In 2020, David wrote and co-produced Showtime’s limited series revival of Dexter, slated to premiere later this year. He is currently developing a television series with Will Smith’s Westbrook Entertainment, and is writing a feature film for Paramount Players and Viola Davis’ JuVee Productions, as well as another feature film for Warner Brothers and Bradley Cooper’s Joint Effort production company.
In television, David has been fortunate to work with and develop shows for some of Hollywood’s most notable producers, including Alex Kurtzman (Star Trek), Ryan
Murphy (Glee), Will Packer (Girls Trip), Clyde Phillips (Dexter) and Carlton Cuse (Lost). His additional writing credits include Sleepy Hollow, Lucifer and Locke & Key.
David is an alumnus of the Disney/Fox Writing Program and the CBS Diversity Writers’ Initiative. During the Writers’ Guild of America strike of 2007, he created the online political satire show News in Color, and served as YouTube’s News & Politics Editor. David is deeply passionate about civil rights and social justice, and serves as a proud volunteer with Big Brothers Big Sisters.