In 2011, after winning three Emmy Awards for Outstanding Drama Series Writing Team, as well as the Writers’ Guild of America Award for Outstanding Writing in a Daytime Drama (2011).
Tom Casiello became a writer/director for World Wrestling Entertainment. In 2015, he became WWE’s Managing Lead Writer, overseeing the writing teams and storytelling for their entire televised line-up, totaling over 600 hours of original televised programming a year. During this time, Casiello was an advocate for the WWE Women’s Division, fighting for gender equality within the company. In 2016, his WWE career culminated with the Women’s Division featured in the Main Event for the first time in the company’s seventy-year history.
He was also the Head Writer for “Six Minutes”, a family-friendly scripted podcast with over twenty million downloads from 2017-2019. Six Minutes is still being used in classrooms all over the country as part of a listening comprehension curriculum. Currently, he is the Writer for Apex Legends, one of the biggest multiplayer video games in the world, with almost seventy million players worldwide. He oversees the game’s lore, as well as co-writes all of their novelizations, comic books, and animated shorts.
He resides in Los Angeles, California.