Dean Robert Batali was a writer whose work included episodes of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, along with his writing partner at the time, Rob Des Hotel. Batali also served as an executive story editor during the first two seasons of the show.
He went on to work as a writer and producer for the sitcom That '70s Show. He is an Executive Producer for the Canadian young adult series What's Up Warthogs!.
- "Never Kill a Boy on the First Date" (with Rob Des Hotel)
- "The Puppet Show" (with Rob Des Hotel)
- "The Dark Age" (with Rob Des Hotel)
- "Phases" (with Rob Des Hotel)
- "Killed by Death" (with Rob Des Hotel)