Jim Mickle is the Creator and Showrunner of the Netflix Original series SWEET TOOTH, which he developed from the acclaimed Vertigo comic series by Jeff Lemire. Produced by Mickle and Linda Moran’s company NIGHTSHADE, along with Team Downey, the series was a massive international hit with both critics and audiences. In April 2023, Season 2 of Sweet Tooth launched globally at #1, followed by the announcement of the show’s third season.
Previously, Mickle directed the films In THE SHADOW OF THE MOON, COLD IN JULY, and WE ARE WHAT WE ARE. He co-created and directed the acclaimed TV series HAP AND LEONARD for Sundance TV and AMC. Next, he will direct GOD COUNTRY, a feature adaptation of the comic by Donny Cates and Geoff Shaw, for Netflix and Legendary.