Goode, Jeff

Jeff Goode is an American television writer and playwright, perhaps best known as the creator of Disney Channel's American Dragon: Jake Long and the author of the stage play The Eight: Reindeer Monologues. Goode has written a number of pilots for television, including MTV's Undressed.

In 2006, he was named Broadway Play Pubblishing Inc.'s Playwright of the Year for his plays Dracula Rides Again, Larry and the Werewolf and Marley's Ghost. In 2007, he received the Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award and the Back Stage Garland Award for his play Love Loves a Pornographer.

He is a founding member of the original No Shame Theatre in Iowa City and founding artistic director of No Shame Los Angeles.