Jon Hotchkiss: I Made a Six-Hour TV Series in My Garage
Huffington Post - about 4 years
My name is Jon Hotchkiss and I make TV for a living. In fact, I created, wrote, produced and edited a new six-hour TV series... in the garage at my home. It's called: This vs That and our motto is: No bias. No bullshit. Just science, fact and funny.
But, first. I began my career as a writer on Politically Incorrect with Bill Maher, where I spent four years. As a result, I get one question over and over about Bill: "Is he as handsome in person as he is on TV?" Although I tell them "Yes," the real answer is: "Even more so."
Since then, I've had jobs I loved: running Bullshit with Penn & Teller, creating/running the TLC series, Invasion of the Christmas Lights, creating/running the NBC series, My Dad is Better Than Your Dad and creating/running the series The Truth About Sex for Playboy TV. I've made family shows... and naked ones. The naked ones don't pay as well. On the upside is that they're more fun. Perhaps less so for my wife. My girlfriend, however, thinks they'r
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