Speaker Justin Spitzer

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Justin Spitzer

Creator and Showrunner, American Auto, Superstore

Universal Studio

Justin Spitzer is the creator and executive producer of the NBC comedy series American Auto. Prior to that, he created and executive produced Superstore, which ran on NBC for six seasons, wrapping in March of 2021.

His other credits include seven seasons writing for and producing the NBC comedy The Office, as well as stints on Scrubs, Committed, Courting Alex, and Mulaney.

He resides in Los Angeles with his wife, Jenna Bans, and two daughters, Lucy and Phoebe.

Speaking on: Showrunner Superpanel: breaking the script; Meet a Showrunner + Director; In Conversation With: Ana Gasteyer and Justin Spitzer

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