Jay Bushman is a multi-Emmy winning writer and producer of interactive entertainment and a pioneer of transmedia storytelling, with a track record of pushing the boundaries of next-generation entertainment.
He was the Transmedia Producer and a writer for “The Lizzie Bennet Diaries” – a groundbreaking interactive modernization of Jane Austen’s Pride & Prejudice, the show won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Original Interactive Program and compiled over 80 million views on YouTube. He was the co-creator and co-showrunner of the sequel interactive series, “Welcome To Sanditon.” As a writer and producer at Fourth Wall Studios, Jay helped to create the Emmy-winning series “Dirty Work,” and wrote and created the show “Airship Dracula."
Jay is currently the Head of Story for the multiplatform content studio No Mimes Media. He has worked on interactive campaigns for properties including “Game of Thrones,” "13 Reasons Why,” “Silicon Valley,” “Terminator,” and “Arrival.” He has also worked as a writer and consultant for major studios and networks, including Netflix, Google, HBO, Disney, Paramount, Bad Robot, and Lucasfilm.
Jay continues to produce and develop new scripted projects across traditional media, transmedia, interactive and immersive formats.