About Robert Rugan
Los Angeles, CA 90046
As Writer/Director for Feature Film, RR is represented by
Bryan Besser @ Verve Talent & Literary Agency
and managed by
Sean Perrone and Tobin Babst @ Kaplan/Perrone Entertainment
Robert Rugan is a two-time CLIO award-winning writer/director who moved from Alabama to New York City, then to sunny Los Angeles, where he is currently writing & directing both feature film and television projects.
He is currently attached to direct the animated feature film MEDUSA at Sony Animation, writing one of the undisclosed LEGO franchise sequels at Warner Brothers, and attached to direct the live-action KID ROBOT movie at MGM. In addition, he has written an updated take on the 80's cartoon CHIP 'N' DALE RESCUE RANGERS at Disney and adapted the screenplay for the children’s book series THE GENIUS FILES at Warner Brothers. He is also attached to direct his own original screenplay entitled BEAUREGARD THIBODEAUX AND THE CURSE OF THE ROUGAROU. In television, he has also created and written two one-hour series: GENESIS 1 for ABC and THE FICTION (in partnership with Cirque Du Soleil) for Twentieth Century Fox.
Commercially, he has worked with such clients as Google, Verizon, Kodak, Nikon, XGames, and Durex (which won Gold and Silver CLIO Awards, a CyberLion at Cannes, 4 AICP Awards (including the coveted "Humor" Category), and was nominated for the D&AD Award.)
He is represented by Bryan Besser @ Verve, Sean Perrone and Tobin Babst @ Kaplan/Perrone, and legal representation, David Matlof.