Saturday, January 11, 2014

Kevin Biggins: Another OPRF HS, Oak Park, IL alum in the industry....

Kevin Biggins

Kevin Biggins is a writer and comedian who grew up in Oak Park and attended Oak Park        elementary schools and Oak Park and River Forest High School where he developed a strong love for writing. After graduating from OPRF, Kevin went to Drake University, where he graduated in 2001 with a Bachelor of Arts in journalism and mass communication. After college, he moved to Los Angeles, California, where he worked on the films “Seabiscuit,” “Cinderella Man,” and “Million Dollar Baby” as a member of The Inflatable Crowd Company. Kevin got his break in television when he was hired as a production assistant on FOX’s hit animated series “Family Guy,” where he is now a writer/producer. His other writing credits include “Frank TV,” “Seth MacFarland’s Cavalcade Of Cartoon Comedy,” “Tosh. 0,” and “The Cleveland Show.” Kevin also is a stand-up comedian. In 2012, Comedy Central showcased him on “Comics to Watch,” and he performed at the channel’s New York City and South Beach comedy festivals. He and his writing partner, Travis Bowe, have created three television pilots for FOX: “Ditka,” “The Brew Crew,” and “School Of Fish,” which is in development for 2014.
Kevin lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Korbi. He loves his family, his friends, the Bears, White Sox, Bulls, and OPRF.

-Art Lynch, author/editor of this blog, graduated in the class of 1973.

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