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Tom Rogers

Writer

Tom Rogers is a novelist and the screenwriter of numerous animated films, including Disney’s THE LION KING 1½KRONK'S NEW GROOVETINKER BELL: SECRET OF THE WINGSand TINKER BELL: LEGEND OF THE NEVERBEAST. He is currently a staff writer on Disney Channel’s hit animated series, ELENA OF AVALORwhich introduces Disney’s first Latina princess.

He is also the author of ELEVEN, an award-winning middle-grades novel which tells the story of a boy turning eleven on 9/11.

Originally from Texas, Tom graduated from Harvard with a degree in History and Literature and now lives in Los Angeles with his wife and tango partner, Jennifer.