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Henry Gilroy
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Biographical information
Full name

Henry Gilroy

Career information

Author, producer, and screenwriter


The Lion King's Timon & Pumbaa

Henry Gilroy is an American author, producer, and screenwriter. He is a writer and story editor of several episodes of The Lion King's Timon & Pumbaa.


Early life

Gilroy loved comic books and animation from his early years. He studied film at several colleges in the greater Los Angeles area.


Gilroy's first job was working as an editor for Warner Bros.' animation department. Working at the Skywalker and Big Rock Ranch facilities with George Lucas, he co-wrote the theatrical animated feature film Star Wars: The Clone Wars as well as its follow-up television series. His other notable animation projects include Star Wars Rebels, the first Bionicle trilogy, Batman: The Animated Series, Justice League, G.I. Joe: Renegades, and several Disney shows.

In 2019, Gilroy was selected as the showrunner for the animated series Magic: The Gathering. [1]


External links


  1. "'Magic: The Gathering' TV Series a Go at Netflix With the Russo Brothers". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved on June 3, 2019.