Shadi Petosky

  • Winning an Emmy for Directing at the 2018 Daytime Emmy Awards for her work on the hit Amazon Studios show Danger & Eggs, which she co-created, Shadi Petosky is a force in the industry as a creator, writer, author, animator, producer and director. Petosky was born in Kalispell, Montana. She was a programmer before meeting Zander Cannon and helping Cannon to co-publish The Replacement God. With both Cannon and Kevin Cannon, Petosky formed the comic art studio Big Time Attic in the fall of 2004. They illustrated the graphic novel Bone Sharps, Cowboys, and Thunder Lizards for science writer Jim Ottaviani. They are currently working on a genetics graphic novel with writer Mark Schultz for Farrar, Straus and Giroux, and Top 10.

    Petosky and Vincent “King Mini” Stall, along with the employees of Big Time Attic, formed a “convergence media” studio called Puny Entertainment. They have created video games for Cartoon Network, including the hit television show Yo Gabba Gabba!

    Have sold and optioned many shows over the years, Shadi had a hit with Danger & Eggs on Amazon, winning her an Emmy in 2018 for Best Directing. She also has a series in development at Netflix called Twelve Forever scheduled to air in 2019.