Creator of Cartoon Network's Regular Show, an animated slacker comedy.
He drew inspiration for the Regular Show from old British programs and the video game ToeJam and Earl, which he played obsessively.
He watched Mike Judge's Beavis and Butt-head religiously, which helped him form the foundation for his own Regular Show pair.
He was the creative director for The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack for which he earned an Annie Award nomination.
He grew up in suburban Hanford, California, with younger brother Payton Dean.