ROBERT C. COOPER

Mezo Entertainment | Creator / Executive Producer

Multi-award winning writer, director and executive producer Robert Cooper has been involved in the creation of over 400 episodes of television.  His latest series Unspeakable, for CBC and Sundance TV, chronicled the Canadian tainted blood tragedy.  Prior to that, he served as showrunner on Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency for BBCAmerica, Netflix and AMC Studios. He may be best known for having been showrunner on the record-breaking Stargate television franchise for MGM.  He co-created Stargate Atlantis and Stargate Universe and served as executive producer, writer, and director on multiple episodes over 17 seasons.

Robert has been nominated for and won several awards including two Best Series wins and a Canadian Writer’s Guild award for best dramatic screenplay.  In 2009, he was presented with an Outstanding Achievement Award for contribution to the British Columbia television industry.