Bruce Johnson began his career writing, producing and directing numerous documentaries. He segued into family entertainment as a writer, story editor and executive producer of animated productions for Hanna-Barbera. He consulted on the creation of the Cartoon Network, then formed PorchLight Entertainment, developing the company into a premier family entertainment enterprise. He has produced and delivered over 50 original movies and numerous series to networks and distributors throughout the world. Johnson received a B.A. in English from the University of Minnesota-Morris and a doctorate degree from Northwestern University, with studies in film, English and education.