Joelle Sellner / Writer


Awards / Press / Panels / Interviews
(Filtered to Prior 2 Years Only)


Interview - 420TV

Interview with 420TV regarding Writing Super Slackers

Date: February 22, 2018

Animation Magazine

Article - Animation Magazine [Article]

Stoner Streamer 420TV Launches with Toons on Deck

Date: February 22, 2018

Bubble Blabber

Interview - Super Slackers Q&A [Article]

Super Slackers Q&A: We talk to the producers of 420TV's lead off adult animated series.

Date: February 21, 2018

Announcement - Overwatch #15 for Free Comic Book Day 2018 Previews World

Dark Horse Announces 2018 Free Comic Book Day Gold Offering

Date: December 15, 2017

Animation World Network

Upcoming Project Announcement

Super Slackers - an original series to roll out Cannabis channel 420TV

Article Date: November 7, 2017


Q&A Webchat - LibraryCon 2017 LibraryCon 2017 Webchat LibraryCon 2017 Webchat

Romancing the Supernatural

Date/Time: December 6, 2017, 2:40 pm to 2:55 pm


Mention - New York Public Library New York Public Library

Children's Book Characters We Wish Were Friends

Date: November 14, 2017


Panelist - Los Angeles Comic-Con 2017 Comikaze 2017 Panel Comikaze 2017 Panel

Screenwriting for Animation

Date/Time: October 29, 2017, 12:30 pm to 1:20 pm

Location: Room 304 A B C at the Los Angeles Convention Center

Panelists: Craig Miller, Mairghread Scott, Bill Freiberger, Joelle Sellner, Brian Master, and Scott Russell. Moderated by Melessa Y Sargent (President of Scriptwriters Network).

Scriptwriters Network

Upcoming Project Announcement Saint Seiya

Knights of the Zodiac: Saint Seiya CGI anime announced for Netflix!

Article Date: August 2, 2017


Signing - Comic-Con International 2017 Comic-Con 2017 Signing

Signing (Mer)

Date/Time: July 22, 2017, 10:30AM

Location: Booth 1903

Golden Apple Comics

Signing - Golden Apple Comics Announcement Announcement Announcement

Signing (Mer)

Date/Time: May 6, 2017, 12:00PM

Location: 7018 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90038

Joe on Joe Podcast

Interview - Joe on Joe

Episode 65: There's No Place Like Springfield Pt 2

Release Date: April 26, 2017
Panel Description: We close out the first season with a gooey mess as Shipwreck sees his idyllic life literally melt in front of his eyes. Writer Joelle Sellner joined me to talk about her career in animation and her new comic book from Lion Forge, Mer! Think Twighlight with gills! Our Filecard Feature is on our favorite Cajun, long before Gambit ever hit the scene... Gung Ho!.

Scriptwriters Network

Panelist - Scriptwriters Network Panel Panel

How Embracing Transmedia can Supercharge Your Career

Panel Date/Location: February 11, 2017 1:00 at Sidetrack Creative Studios
Panelists: Maytal Gilboa and Joelle Sellner. Moderated by Russell Nohelty.
Panel Description: Transmedia is a Hollywood buzzword these days, but what does it mean? How can it help your career? Why is it so important for the future of our industry? Join moderator Russell Nohelty (publisher of Wannabe Press and host of The Business of Art podcast), as he dives deep into transmedia with a panel of experts.

Bleeding Cool

Article - Deccan Herald The Hindu


Article Date: December 24, 2016

Bleeding Cool

Article - The Hindu The Hindu

Creating New Worlds

Article Date: December 22, 2016


Signing - Blossom Book House D-Man Signing D-Man Signing

Signing (D-Man: Power Seekers)

Date/Time: December 19, 2016, 3:00PM-4:00PM

Location: Filmnagar Cultural Center, Jublee Hills, Hyderabad, India


Signing - Blossom Book House D-Man Signing D-Man Signing

Signing (D-Man: Power Seekers)

Date/Time: December 17, 2016, 4:00PM-5:00PM

Location: Blossom Book House, Bangalore, India

Bleeding Cool

Mention - Superhero Novels

Live! In the Link Age 12.06.16

Article Date: December 6, 2016


Panelist - Comikaze 2016

Screenwriting for Animation

Panel Date/Time: October 28, 2016 - 4:00PM-4:50PM

Location: Room 303A

Speakers: Craig Miller, Bill Freiberger, Scott Russell, Brandon Easton, and Joelle Sellner. Moderated by Melessa Sargent.

Description: The panelists will share their experiences and insight into crafting exciting worlds, characters, and mythologies for Animation.


Panelist - GeekyCon 2016 GeekyCon 2016 Panel


Panel Date/Tim: July 29, 2016 - 3:30PM-4:20PM

Location: Orange County Convention Center, N220 E; Orlando, Florida

Speakers: Alyssa Clark, Joelle Sellner, Ray Utarnachitt, Jonathan Callan, and James Moran.

Description: Writer's block: myth or reality? Whatever you believe, if you're stuck on something in your story, then it doesn't matter what you call it. We'll talk about times we've been stuck, how we got ourselves out of it, and ways to get unstuck.


Panelist - GeekyCon 2016 GeekyCon 2016 Panel

Proofreading Your Tweets

Panel Date/Tim: July 29, 2016 - 2:30PM-3:20PM

Location: Orange County Convention Center, N220 E; Orlando, Florida

Speakers: Alyssa Clark, Joelle Sellner, Ray Utarnachitt, Jonathan Callan, and James Moran.

Description: Is it necessary for a professional writer to be on social media? Should it be only to help promote work or to interact with the audience? Neither? Both? Let's talk about what's appropriate and most fun for both the audience and writers alike.


Signing - Comic-Con International 2016 Comic-Con Signing Comic-Con Signing

Signing (Saved by the Bell)

Date/Time: July 24, 2016, 3:30PM-4:30PM

Location: The Lion Forge booth (# 2300)

Signers: Joelle Sellner and Chynna Flores

Bleeding Cool

Mention - Bleeding Cool

Appealing To The Built In Fan Base: Bringing Primetime to Comic Shops At SDCC

Article Date: July 22, 2016

Description: It's not uncommon to see comic books based on TV shows nowadays, but they are usually based off of some sort of superheroes. However, there are a group of creators that are here to bring some non-traditional older television shows into comic book form.


Panelist - Comic-Con International 2016 Comic-Con Signing Comic-Con Panel

Bringing Primetime to Comic Shops: All About Comics From Television

Panel Date: Thursday July 21, 2016 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Location: Room 29AB

Interviewees: Featuring Joelle Sellner (Saved by the Bell), Geoff Thorne (Knight Rider), Lesley Vamos (Punky Brewster), Mairghread Scott (Saber Rider and the Star Sheriffs), and Jonathan London (Miami Vice).

Description: Writers from both TV and comics discuss the challenges and triumphs of translating hit TV shows into comic books. Whether it's crucial differences in script timing or translating the legacy of fan-favorite shows to a new medium and new audience, these pros have seen it all.


Mention - ICV2 Screen Capture

'Punky Brewster' and 'Saved by the Bell' Supersized

Date: May 6, 2016


Interview - DarbyPop Screen Capture

Darby Pops Off: Comic Mad Woman

Date: April 22, 2016