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Chad Fiveash ’94

Chad Fiveash
Writer and producer
Switched at Birth, Glory Daze, Legend of the Seeker
Studio City, Calif.

Education:

 B.A., Wofford College (1994)
MFA, Columbia University Film School, New York (2000)

Career Highlights:

Fiveash earned his “big break” into Hollywood screen writing in 2003 when he began writing for the WB’s One Tree Hill. During the 2004-05 season, Fiveash was promoted to executive story editor; by the 2005-06 season, he was credited as co-producer of the hit series. Other credits include Mickey’s Twice Upon a Christmas (2004), The Mayor (2003), Romeo! (2003), Galidor: Defenders of the Outer Dimension (2002), and Kyle XY (2009). Recent successes for Fiveash include Switched at Birth (2012), Legend of the Seeker (2010) and Glory Daze, which centered on a group of college freshmen that pledge a fraternity in 1986. Fiveash referenced his own experiences pledging Kappa Sigma at Wofford during the early 1990s.

 


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