PR Bio

Bo has been a television show creator, creative director, writer, producer, executive producer, and actor for forty years.  Starting in Chicago as a writer/ producer in the advertising business (Post, Keyes, & Gardner) and as an actor at Chicago’s Second City.

 

He is currently Executive Producing his new television series, “Iron Outlaws,”  for the History Network, and developing Reality Shows for everyone from A&E to Discovery.

 

In addition, Bo recently completed two original 30 mn. web series for General Mills Inc.

 

In the late seventies, Bo moved to Los Angeles where he started the Comedy Store Players and joined Kentucky Fried Theatre (Kentucky Fried Movie, Airplane, Police Squad).  He then went on to write and produce several network series including “Laverne & Shirley”, Aaron Spelling’s “Friends”, Norman Lear’s “Year At the Top” and over thirty network pilots.  In addition, he has written for variety shows & situation comedies; from The Carol Burnett Show & Cher to Welcome Back Kotter.

 

Bo has recorded, written, & produced over 5,000 radio commercials, winning several Cleo & Radio Best Awards.

 

In addition, Bo has appeared as an actor on over 75 television shows, the latest being Law & Order and Third Watch.

 

In the late 1980’s Mr. Kaprall moved to Minneapolis where he started his own creative production company focusing on humorous radio & television commercials and Corporate Communications in addition to reality television series. 

 

Over the years Bo has created and executive produced shows for ABC, NBC, CBS, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, Discovery, TLC, and HGTV. 

 

As a free-lance and staff Creative Director (BI Worldwide), Bo has worked with several Fortune 500 companies such as:

 

  • Rubbermaid                                         

  • Schmidt Beer                                                                   

  • Miller Beer                                                    

  • Glad Bags

  • Northwest Airlines

  • Pizza Hut

  • Maytag Washers & Dryers

  • Best Buy Co.

  • Starz Network

  • Sears Optical

  • Toyota Tundra

  • General Mills

  • U.S. Banks

  • Pep Boys

  • McDonalds     

  • Chubb Insurance

  • Caterpillar Co.

  • FTD Florists