Richard Hamilton is a staff writer for the Netflix series, Dragons: Race to the Edge, and the co-author of of the How to Train Your Dragon graphic novels, The Serpent's Heir and the upcoming Dragonvine.


Hamilton claims that his biggest inspiration is the Marvel Comics writer, Stan Lee. He is married with children and writes comics in his spare time when not working at DreamWorks Animation.

Selected Filmography and Bibliography

  • Shrek: The Musical (2013) - Miscellaneous Crew
  • Miserable Dastards (Comic)
  • Return of the Super Pimps (Comics)

Dragons Franchise Works

Year Media Episodes Role
2015 Dragons: Race to the Edge
(Season 1)
Total Nightmare Script Writer
To Berk and Beyond! Author
2016 Burning Midnight Co-Author
w/Dean DeBlois
2017 The Serpent's Heir
2018 Dragonvine




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