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Man of Action is a group consisting of Duncan Rouleau, Joe Casey, Joe Kelly, and Steven T. Seagle.

They are the creators of the Ben 10 franchise. They have also created Generator Rex, as well as written episodes of Ultimate Spider-Man and Avengers Assemble.

Although they received credit for creating the franchise and wrote a few episodes of the original series, they did not run any of the first four shows, which they found frustrating. They didn't have enough of a track record in animation for Cartoon Network to trust them initially, so the shows were handed off to others. However, they have always had a financial and creative interest in the franchise.[STS 1]

Despite not actively being a part of the crew of the sequels,[AC 1][JK 1] Man of Action reviewed and contributed to all of the stories, even if they were not making day-to-day discussions on production.[DR 1]

Man of Action returned as the executive producers of the rebooted series Ben 10. They hired people, oversaw each episode, created the stories and seasonal arcs, wrote scripts and story edited the writers they hired. They work with storyboard artist to craft the visual side of stories, record the actors, review merchandising, and more.[DR 2]

Biography

Man of Action was hired by Cartoon Network to create an action cartoon. They pitched twenty different ideas in twenty minutes, each one being a minute long. The eighth pitch was chosen, which later became Ben 10.[AC 2]

Years later, they became executive producers for the reboot. After Season 1, they were story editors for every episode.

Episodes Written By Them

Ben 10 (Reboot)

Specials

Stories By Them

Ben 10 (Reboot)

See Also

References

Crew Statements

Steven T. Seagle

Joe Kelly

Duncan Rouleau

Audio Commentary

Writers
Ben 10 Adam Beechen • Amy Wolfram • Duncan RouleauEugene SonGreg KleinGreg Weisman • James Phillips • Jeff Hare • Joe CaseyJoe Kelly • Kevin Hopps • Man of Action • Marsha F. Griffin • Marty Isenberg • Michael Jelenic • Sean Jera • Steven T. SeagleTom Pugsley
Ben 10: Alien Force Adam Beechen • Amy Wolfram • Bob Goodman • Charlotte FullertonDwayne McDuffieEugene Son • Jake Black • Jim Krieg • Len UhleyLen WeinMarty IsenbergMatt WayneNicole DubucPeter David • Rich Fogel • Robert Hoegee • Stan Berkowitz
Ben 10: Ultimate Alien Adam Beechen • Brian Swenlin • Charlotte FullertonDavid McDermottDon McGregorDwayne McDuffieErnie AltbackerEugene SonGeoffrey Thorne • Jim Krieg • J.M. DeMatteisKevin GreviouxLen UhleyLen WeinMarty IsenbergMatt WaynePeter David • Stan Berkowitz • Steven Barnes
Ben 10: Omniverse Amy Keating Rogers • Amy Wolfram • Charlotte FullertonDavid McDermottDani Michaeli • Dean Stefan • Eric Wallace • Eugene Son • Geoffrey Thorne • Joelle Sellner • Jonathan Callan • Kevin RubioLen UhleyLen WeinMarty IsenbergMatt WayneMatt Youngberg • Michael Ryan • Richard Pursel • Robert Hoegee • Stan Berkowitz • Tom MintonTom PugsleyYuri Lowenthal
Ben 10 (Reboot) Anthony J. Marchisello • Adam Pica • Chris Wyatt • Chuck Kim • Dan Marmor • Duncan Rouleau • Ed Valentine • Emiliano Bolado • Evan Dorkin • Herny J. Stukenborg • James Felder • Jason Adam Katzenstein • Jeff Treppel • Joe CaseyJoe Kelly • John O'Bryan • John Sazaklis • Johnathan Browning • Jonathan Callan • Julien Magnat • Justin Peniston • Kelly Turnbull • Kevin Almeida • Kevin Burke • Lawrence H. Levy • Man of Action • Matt Nix • Michael Allred • Michael Olivier • Samantha Charlip • Sarah Dyer • Seyha Klam • Shannon Denton • Steven T. Seagle • Tom Pinchuk • Zander Cannon
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