Manny Coto

Writer and producer Manny Coto trained at the American Film Institute and right away began writing for science fiction and thriller shows such as "Tales from the Crypt" and "The Outer Limits". In 2003, Coto became a ... Read more »
Born: 11/04/1952

Filmography

Producer (8)

24 1994 - 2002, 2004 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

24: Live Another Day 2004 - 2005, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Showrunner

Dexter 1994 - 2002, 2004 - 2006, 2008 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

Enterprise 1994 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Co-Executive Producer

The Outer Limits 1994 - 2002, 2004 - 2005, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Co-Executive Producer

The 1/2 Hour News Hour 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Odyssey 5 2002, 2004 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

24: Redemption (TV Show)

Executive Producer
Director (8)

Star Kid 1998 (Movie)

(Director)

Dr. Giggles 1992 (Movie)

(Director)

Cover-Up 1991 (Movie)

(Director)

Mournin' Mess 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Director

Playroom 1989 (Movie)

(Director)

Jack in the Box 1987 (Movie)

(Director)

The Other Me (TV Show)

Director

Zenon: The Zequel (TV Show)

Director
Writer (7)

Star Kid 1998 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Hostile Intent 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Screenplay

Evolver 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Screenplay

Dead at 21 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Writer

Dr. Giggles 1992 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Jack in the Box 1987 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Strange World (TV Show)

Writer
Actor (1)

The Writers' Room 2013 (Tv Show)

Actor

Biography

Writer and producer Manny Coto trained at the American Film Institute and right away began writing for science fiction and thriller shows such as "Tales from the Crypt" and "The Outer Limits". In 2003, Coto became a writer for the third season of the sci-fi series "Star Trek: Enterprises", starring Scott Bakula, writing such episodes as "Similitude" and "Chosen Realm," and he was primarily responsible for constructing the Xindi story arc. Coto was made co-executive producer later in that season and an executive producer of the show in its fourth season. Coto also contributed scripts to the outer-space show "Odyssey 5", and from 2006 to 2010 was a writer for the action series "24", for which he served as a co-executive and then an executive producer. In 2007, Coto co-created the short-lived show "The 1/2 Hour News Hour", and he has also been an executive producer for the Showtime serial-killer drama "Dexter".

EDUCATION

Center For Advanced Film Studies, American Film Institute

1984 - 1986
Graduated 1986

AFI Conservatory

1984

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