Kent Osborne Bio

Kent Osborne is head of story for Cartoon Network’s Primetime Emmy® winning series, Adventure Time. Before landing at Cartoon Network, Kent Osborne had a diverse career spanning from acting in the 90’s with the likes of Matt Damon and Ben Affleck to working as a writing partner to Rob Schneider.  He has made numerous appearances on TBS’s Dinner and a Movie and hosted a TBS spinoff called Movie Lounge.

For three years Osborne worked as a writer on the hit series SpongeBob SquarePants on Nickelodeon as well as The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie.  He has worked on several Cartoon Network shows such as Camp Lazlo, The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack as a writer and storyboard artist.

Osborne has been a screenwriter and actor in a number of films, some debuting at the Sundance Film Festival as well as winning an award for Best Performance in the Narrative Competition of the 2011 Los Angeles Film Festival for a film he starred in entitled How To Cheat.

Cartoon Network ( is consistently the #1 U.S. television network in prime among boys 6-11. Currently seen in 99 million U.S. homes and 194 countries around the world, Cartoon Network is Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.’s ad-supported cable service now available in HD offering the best in original, acquired and classic entertainment for kids and families. In addition to Emmy-winning original programming and industry-leading digital apps and online games, Cartoon Network embraces key social issues affecting families with solution-oriented initiatives such as Stop Bullying: Speak Up and the Move It Movement.

Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., a Time Warner company, creates and programs branded news, entertainment, animation and young adult media environments on television and other platforms for consumers around the world.

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