|Other names Gregory Beeman|
Role Film director
Name Greg Beeman
|Years active 1986–present|
Occupation Director and producer
|Born 1962 (age 57–58) Honolulu, Hawaii, US|
Awards Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directing – Children's Programs
Nominations Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series
Movies License to Drive, Problem Child 3: Junior in, Bushwhacked, Mom and Dad Save the World, Aquaman
Similar People Allan Arkush, Robert Rodat, Tim Kring, Connor Jessup, Jeannot Szwarc
Director Greg Beeman Talks Directing Children - Falling Skies
Greg Beeman (born 1962 in Honolulu, Hawaii) is a Primetime Emmy-nominated American film and television director and producer and winner of the Director's Guild of America award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement.
- Director Greg Beeman Talks Directing Children Falling Skies
- Falling Skies SDCC2013 QA with EPs Greg Beeman Justin Falvey Remi Aubuchon
He is well known for his work on the television series JAG, Smallville, and Heroes. Beeman worked on the TNT apocalyptic/science-fiction series Falling Skies, as executive producer and main director.
Falling Skies SDCC2013 Q&A with EPs Greg Beeman, Justin Falvey & Remi Aubuchon
Beeman started his directorial career in the late 1980s, guest directing for the television show The Wonder Years, and directing two television films.
In 1988, Beeman made his theatrical directing debut in License to Drive.
During the early 1990s, Beeman continued work in the television industry, directing episodes of Harts of the West, Danger Theatre, and Nash Bridges. Beeman also contributed two episodes to the sci-fi series Eerie, Indiana.
Beeman would work on numerous television projects during the late 1990s, most notably as a recurring director on television series JAG.
In 2000, Beeman won a Directors Guild of America award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Children's Programs for the television film Miracle in Lane 2.
In 2001, Beeman came on board The WB super-hero series Smallville, as a director and co-executive producer. He later was promoted to executive producer and directed the show's series finale.
In 2003, Beeman was again nominated for a Directors Guild of America award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Children's Programs for the television adaptation of A Ring of Endless Light.
In 2006, he became a co-executive producer and director on the NBC series Heroes. He would later be promoted to executive producer. Heroes was nominated for a Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation - Long Form in 2008. Beeman and fellow Heroes' producers were nominated for a PGA Award in the same year.
In 2009, he joined The CW drama Melrose Place, as a director and executive producer.
Beeman boarded the TNT science-fiction/action series Falling Skies, as a director and co-executive producer in 2011. In the show's second season, Beeman served as executive producer and primary director.
For the TV series Minority Report and American Gothic, Beeman directed as well as acting as co-executive producer.