David S. Rosenthal

Biography: David S. Rosenthal is one of the producers for the American dramedy, Gilmore Girls. Rosenthal is also a former producer for the American sitcom, Hope & Faith and the American sitcom Ellen.

Within a year, Rosenthal swiftly jumped from being a production assistant on Anything but Love to staff writer on the same show; then two years later, another jump, this time to a head writer position on Ellen; Rosenthal stayed for three years and then was reportedly fired. After a year-long stint developing sitcoms for Jeffrey Katzenberg, he was hired as a writer on the sitcom Spin City and was quickly promoted to showrunner.
Rosenthal married a fellow Spin City writer, Sarah Dunn, bought a house and a Porsche, and landed a lucrative $2.5 million contract with Fox Television. Though they divorced later on.

David S. Rosenthal's Scores

  • TV
Average career score: 59
Highest Metascore: 80 Jane the Virgin: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 47 90210: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 5
  2. Negative: 0 out of 5
5 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
80 Jane the Virgin: Season 1 Oct 13, 2014 Writer 7.7
tbd The Middle: Season 5 Sep 25, 2013 Writer 8.3
tbd The Middle: Season 4 Sep 26, 2012 Writer 7.9
tbd The Middle: Season 3 Sep 21, 2011 Writer 7.7
tbd 90210: Season 3 Sep 13, 2010 Writer / Executive Producer 7.8
tbd Til Death: Season 4 Oct 2, 2009 Writer tbd
70 The Middle: Season 1 Sep 30, 2009 Writer 7.7
49 Eastwick: Season 1 Sep 23, 2009 Writer / Executive Producer 8.5
50 Accidentally on Purpose: Season 1 Sep 21, 2009 Writer 6.2
tbd Til Death: Season 3 Sep 10, 2008 Executive Producer tbd
47 90210: Season 1 Sep 2, 2008 Writer / Executive Producer 6.7
tbd Men in Trees: Season 2 Oct 12, 2007 Writer tbd
tbd Gilmore Girls: Season 7 Sep 26, 2006 Writer / Executive Producer 7.6
tbd Gilmore Girls: Season 6 Sep 13, 2005 Writer 7.8
tbd Hope & Faith: Season 2 Sep 24, 2004 Writer tbd
tbd Hope & Faith: Season 1 Sep 26, 2003 Writer tbd
tbd Good Morning, Miami: Season 1 Sep 26, 2002 Writer tbd
tbd Spin City: Season 4 Sep 21, 1999 Director 6.8
tbd Spin City: Season 3 Sep 22, 1998 Writer 7.2
tbd Arsenio: Season 1 Mar 5, 1997 Writer tbd
tbd Ellen: Season 3 Sep 13, 1995 Writer tbd
tbd Ellen: Season 2 Sep 21, 1994 Writer tbd
tbd Ellen: Season 1 Mar 29, 1994 Writer tbd
tbd Anything but Love: Season 4 Sep 25, 1991 Writer tbd