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Daniel Chun is a Korean American comedy writer. He has written for The Office and The Simpsons.[1] He received a Writers Guild Award nomination and an Annie Award for his work on The Simpsons.[2] He was once head writer and an executive producer of The Office, receiving two Emmy nominations for his work on the show. Chun has also contributed to the Harvard Lampoon,, 02138 Magazine, New York Magazine, The Huffington Post, and Vitals magazine, where he wrote the back page column.[3] He wrote for the ABC comedy series Happy Endings, joining the show as a writer and producer in season three. In 2015, his ABC Studios pilot Grandfathered, starring John Stamos, was ordered to series on Fox.

Chun studied biological anthropology at Harvard University.[4]

He was named one of Variety's 10 TV Scribes To Watch in 2015.[5]

In 2019, Chun joined several WGA writers in firing their agents as part of the WGA's stand against the ATA and the unfair practice of packaging.[6]

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The Office episodesEdit


  1. ^ Li, Jenny (10 July 2007). "Search For Real Fake Springfield". Central Illinois Nes Center. Retrieved 15 March 2010.
  2. ^ McNary, Dave (8 December 2008). "TV trio rack up WGA nominations". Variety. Retrieved 15 March 2010.
  3. ^ "Daniel Kim". The Huffington Post. Retrieved 2010-02-12.
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  6. ^ Andreeva, Nellie. "Writers Share Signed Termination Letters As Mass Firing Of Agents Begins After WGA-ATA Talks Fail". Deadline.

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