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Adam Davidson (director)

Adam Davidson (born August 13, 1964) is an American actor and television director from Los Angeles, California. Davidson has appeared in the following films, The Day Trippers, A Match Made in Heaven, Návrat ztraceného ráje (a.k.a. Return to Paradise Lost), Way Past Cool, Nature Boy and Pop Life. In addition to acting, Davidson has also directed for several television programs which include: Community, Lost, Deadwood, Grey's Anatomy, Six Feet Under and Fringe. He is the son of acclaimed American theatre producer and director Gordon Davidson.

Adam Davidson
Born (1964-08-13) August 13, 1964 (age 55)
OccupationTelevision director, film director, actor
Years active1989–present

His debut film as a director, The Lunch Date, won the Academy Award for Best Short Subject[1][2] and the Short Film Palme d'Or at the 1990 Cannes Film Festival.[3]

Davidson graduated from Kenyon College in 1986[4] and from Columbia University School of the Arts in 1994.[5]

Director filmographyEdit

  • ’’Bluff City Law’’ (1 episode, 2019)
    • 1.02 “You Don’t Need a Weatherman”
  • Tell Me a Story (1 episode, 2018)
    • 1.09 "Chapter 9: Deception"
  • Splitting Up Together (1 episode, 2018)
    • 2.04 "War of the Wagners"
  • The Rookie (1 episode, 2018)
    • 1.02 "Crash Course"
  • Wisdom of the Crowd (4 episodes, 2017)
    • 1.01 - "Pilot"
    • 1.02 - "Into The Wild"
    • 1.07 - "Trade Secrets"
    • 1.11 - "Alpha Test"
  • I'm Dying Up Here (6 episodes, 2017-2018)
    • 1.07 "My Rifle, My Pony & Me"
    • 1.10 "Creative Differences"
    • 2.01 "Gone with The Wind"
    • 2.02 "Plus One"
    • 2.05 "Heroes and Villains"
    • 2.10 "Lines Crossed"
  • Fear The Walking Dead (5 episodes, 2015-)
    • 1.01 - "Pilot"
    • 1.02 - "So Close, Yet So Far"
    • 1.03 - "The Dog"
    • 2.01 - "Monster"
    • 2.02 - "We All Fall Down"
  • Kingdom (2014-2017) TV series
    • episode 1.01 "Set Yourself on Fire"
    • episode 1.02 "Glass Eye"
    • episode 3.05 "Please Give"
    • episode 3.06 "All Talk"
  • Turn: Washington's Spies (2014) TV series
    • episode 1.04 "Eternity How Long"
  • Rake (2014) TV series
    • episode 1.06 "Jury Tamperer"
  • Treme (2011) TV series
    • episode 2.09 "What is New Orleans?"[6]
  • Fringe (2010) TV series
  • United States of Tara (2010) TV Series
    • episode "The Truth Hurts"
    • episode "You Becoming You"
  • Big Love (3 episodes, 2007–2010)
    • Strange Bedfellows (2010) TV episode
    • Fight or Flight (2009) TV episode
    • Rock and a Hard Place (2007) TV episode
  • Community (4 episodes, 2009–2015)
  • True Blood (1 episode, 2009)
    • New World in My View (2009) TV episode
  • Lie to Me (3 episodes, 2009)
    • Sacrifice (2009) TV episode
    • Depraved Heart (2009) TV episode
    • Moral Waiver (2009) TV episode
  • Kings (1 episode, 2009)
    • Insurrection (2009) TV episode
  • The Ex List (1 episode, 2008)
    • Climb Every Mountain Biker (2008) TV episode
  • Saving Grace (1 episode, 2008)
    • A Little Hometown Love (2008) TV episode
  • Shark (6 episodes, 2007–2008)
    • Wayne's World 3: Killer Shark (2008) TV episode
    • Bar Fight (2008) TV episode
    • In Absentia (2007) TV episode
    • Gangster Movies (2007) TV episode
    • Wayne's World 2: Revenge of the Shark (2007) TV episode
    • Starlet Fever (2007) TV episode
  • John from Cincinnati (1 episode, 2007)
    • His Visit: Day Eight (2007) TV episode
  • Dexter (1 episode, 2006)
    • Father Knows Best (2006) TV episode
  • Rome (2005) TV Series
  • For Norman... Wherever You Are (2005)
  • Grey's Anatomy (2005) TV Series
    • episode 1.04 "No Mans Land"
    • episode 2.03 "Make Me Lose Control"
    • episode 2.07 "Something to Talk About"
    • episode 2.14 "Tell Me Sweet Little Lies"
  • Life As We Know It (2004) TV Series
  • Deadwood (2004) TV series
    • episode 3.09 "Amateur Night"[7]
  • Lost (2005) TV Series
    • episode 2.06 Abandoned
  • LAX (2004) TV Series
    • episode "Credible Threat"
    • episode "Out of Control"
  • Jake 2.0 (2003) TV Series
  • Monk (2002) TV Series
  • The Agency (2001) TV Series
  • The Chronicle" (2001) TV Series
    • episode "Man and Superman"
    • episode "Only the Good Die Young"
    • episode "Tears of a Clone"
    • episode "What Gobbles Beneath"
  • Six Feet Under (2001) TV Series
    • episode 5.10 "All Alone"
  • The Invisible Man (2000) TV Series
    • episode 2.18 "The Invisible Woman"
  • Cover Me: Based on the True Life of an FBI Family (2000) TV Series
  • Way Past Cool (2000)
  • Law & Order (1990) TV Series
    • episode 8.11 "Under the Influence"
  • The Lunch Date (1989)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "New York Times: The Lunch Date". NY Times. Archived from the original on 2009-02-21. Retrieved 2008-05-25.
  2. ^ "The 63rd Academy Awards (1991) Nominees and Winners". Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. AMPAS. Archived from the original on May 19, 2019. Retrieved May 19, 2019.
  3. ^ "Festival de Cannes: The Lunch Date". festival-cannes.com. Archived from the original on 2012-10-03. Retrieved 2009-08-04.
  4. ^ "List of Kenyon College people", Wikipedia, 2019-08-08, retrieved 2019-11-21
  5. ^ Adam Davidson Profile Archived 2012-12-22 at the Wayback Machine, Columbia University School of the Arts, Film. Retrieved February 5, 2013.
  6. ^ HBO. "Treme episode "What is New Orleans?" synopsis". Archived from the original on 23 June 2011. Retrieved June 21, 2011.
  7. ^ Davidson, Adam (director) (6 August 2006). "Amateur Night". Deadwood. Season 3. Episode 9. HBO.

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