The crew of the series are the people responsible for making the show who do not (typically) appear on screen. They include the shows writers, directors and producers.
- Main: Producers
The producers of a television series work on entire seasons at a time, supervising all aspects of creating the show and managing the rest of the crew.
- Main: Writers
The writers of a television series are the main creative force behind the show. They are responsible for producing the teleplay for each episode which is the basis of the rest of the production. Writers may be hired to work on individual episodes or to staff positions where they work on entire seasons at a time.
- Main: Directors
Directors work on an episodic basis. They are responsible for taking the screenplay for an episode and overseeing the shooting of footage to match that template.