Greg Weisman is an American television writer and producer best known for his work on Gargoyles, The Spectacular Spider-Man, and Young Justice. Most recently, he was tapped to be an executive producer on Star Wars Rebels.
Involvement in upcoming projects
On May 20, 2013, Lucasfilm announced that it had begun development on Star Wars Rebels, a new animated television series set to premiere on the Disney Channel in fall 2014. As part of the lead creative team of the show, Lucasfilm hired Greg Weisman as an executive producer. His fellow executive producers are Dave Filoni, former supervising director of Star Wars: The Clone Wars; and Simon Kinberg, who will write the series premiere and who is also writing a Star Wars spinoff film. According to Lucasfilm, Weisman "brings with him a wealth of animation experience with credits such as Young Justice, The Spectacular Spider-Man and Gargoyles."
On May 25, 2013, Weisman revealed on Twitter that he had worked on Rebels for a full week and that the writing team mapped out the first season of the show.