While most children were running the streets of Cleveland, Ohio, Eric Dean Seaton was studying television and movies with the dreams of one day becoming a director.

After graduating from Ohio State University, Eric moved to Hollywood and climbed the Assistant Director ladder on such series as “Living Single” and “The Jamie Kennedy Experiment.”  In 2004, Eric made his professional directing debut on Disney Channel’s top-rated sitcom, “That’s So Raven.”  Eric and was twice been nominated for an NAACP Image Award for Best Comedy Director.

As an episodic director, he has helmed over 38 different shows, 200 episodes of television, 18 music videos, two pilots for Nickelodeon,  “Bad Fairy,” and  “Sketch,” as well as a two pilot for Disney XD, “Mighty Med,” and “Kickin’ It.”

Eric has also directed multiple episodes of the NBC/Warner Bros. comedy “Undateable,” TBS comedy “Ground Floor,” BET’s “Let’s Stay Together,” and “Read Between the Lines,” as well as direct the pilot and  co-executive produce the Starz Kids and Family Channel and international hit, “The Wannabes Staring Savvy.”  He is also the creator, writer and publisher of the Graphic Novel Series, “Legend of the Mantamaji.”