Daniel Christopher “D.C.” Rogers: A Storied Career, as Passion and Heart Hit the Screen


Daniel Christopher “D.C.” Rogers, Harvard College Class of 2012, is an award-winning writer, producer, and actor. Currently, D.C. works as a story editor on the upcoming Netflix legal show Partner Track. Previously, he was a staff writer on the CW drama In the Dark.

D.C. Rogers during his junior year of college

D.C. Rogers today as a story editor, award-winning writer, producer, and actor.

In this conversation, Gemma and D.C. explore his work on both of these shows, discuss life in the writer’s room, and reflect on the struggles that come with striking a healthy work-life balance. They also revisit the surprising path that brought D.C. to his action-fueled Hollywood life – a journey which actually started with his intent to be a lawyer. Finally, at the end of the episode, contributing commentator Mable Chan (Harvard AM ’93) will offer a commentary about how to figure out what you want to do with your life – before and after college.


This episode of “Where Are They Now?” was hosted and produced by Gemma Schneider ‘23 at Harvard Radio Broadcasting (WHRB), in collaboration with One in a Billion Productions with Mable Chan AM ’93. Dash Chin ‘23 of WHRB curated the music and edits for this episode.

Show Description:

“Where Are They Now?" is a 6-part WHRB Podcast series. In each episode, podcast host Gemma Schneider untangles the insights and experiences of a different Harvard alumnus. The show covers an entire universe of professional spaces – from journalism to entrepreneurship to show business. Each guest has a different story to share, but they all have one thing in common: they have made an impact, and they want to help others do the same.