Greg Beeman

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Greg Beeman
Born 1962 (age 53–54)
Honolulu, Hawaii, US
Other names Gregory Beeman
Occupation Director and producer
Years active 1986–present

Greg Beeman (born 1962 in Honolulu, Hawaii)[1] 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.[2]

He is well known for his work on the television series JAG, Smallville, and Heroes..[3] Beeman worked on the TNT apocalyptic/science-fiction series Falling Skies, as executive producer and main director.[4]



Beeman started his directorial career in the late 1980s, guest directing for the television show The Wonder Years, and directing two television films.[5]

In 1988, Beeman made his theatrical directing debut in License to Drive.[6]


During the early 1990s, Beeman continued work in the television industry, directing episodes of Harts of the West,[7] Danger Theatre,[8] and Nash Bridges.[9] Beeman also contributed two episodes to the sci-fi series Eerie, Indiana.[10]

Beeman would work on numerous television projects during the late 1990s, most notably as a recurring director on television series JAG.[11]


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.[12]

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.[13]

In 2006, he became a co-executive producer and director on the NBC series Heroes. He would later be promoted to executive producer.[14] Heroes was nominated for a Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation - Long Form in 2008.[15] Beeman and fellow Heroes' producers were nominated for a PGA Award in the same year.[16]

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.[17]

For the TV series Minority Report and American Gothic, Beeman directed as well as acting as co-executive producer.[18]


Feature credits[edit]

Year Film Credit Notes
1988 License to Drive director
1990 Tales of the Unknown director, writer "The Big Garage"
1992 Mom and Dad Save the World director
1995 Bushwhacked director

Television credits[edit]

Year Program Credit Notes
1986 The Richest Cat in the World director TV movie
Little Spies director TV movie
1988–1993 The Wonder Years director 3 episodes
1991–1992 Eerie, Indiana director 1 episode
1993–1994 The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr. director 1 episode
Harts of the West director 2 episodes
1995 Problem Child 3 director TV Movie
1995–1996 Nowhere Man director 1 episode
Strange Luck director 2 episodes
1995–2005 JAG director 11 episodes
1996–1999 The Sentinel director
1996–2001 Nash Bridges director, producer 18 episodes
1997 Under Wraps director TV movie
1998 Brink! director TV movie
1998–2000 Martial Law director 4 episodes
1999 Horse Sense director, producer TV movie
1999–2000 The Strip director
1999–2002 Providence director 2 episodes
2000 Miracle in Lane 2 director, producer TV movie
I Spike director
City of Angels director
Secret Agent Man director 1 episode
The Ultimate Christmas Present director TV movie
2001–2002 Philly director 1 episode
2001–2011 Smallville director, co-executive producer, executive producer 105 episodes
2002 A Ring of Endless Light director, producer TV movie
2006–2010 Heroes director, co-executive producer, executive producer 58 episodes
2007 Aquaman director pilot
2009–2010 Melrose Place director, executive producer 16 episodes
2010–present Rizzoli & Isles director 1 episode
Blue Bloods director 1 episode
2010–2011 The Defenders director 1 episode
No Ordinary Family director 1 episode
Memphis Beat director 1 episode
2011–present Falling Skies director, co-executive producer, executive producer 17 episodes
Once Upon a Time director 1 episode
2012–2013 Touch director 1 episode
Vegas director 1 episode
2012–2014 Perception director 6 episodes
2014–present The Last Ship director 1 episode
2015–2016 Heroes Reborn director 2 episodes
2015–present Lucifer director 1 episode
2015 Minority Report director, co-executive producer 6 episodes
2016–present American Gothic director, co-executive producer 13 episodes


  1. ^ "Greg Beeman". IMDb. Retrieved 2016-10-14. 
  2. ^ "Greg Beeman". IMDb. Retrieved 2016-10-14. 
  3. ^ "Greg Beeman". IMDb. Retrieved 2016-10-14. 
  4. ^ "Greg Beeman". IMDb. Retrieved 2016-10-14. 
  5. ^ "Greg Beeman". IMDb. Retrieved 2016-10-14. 
  6. ^ "Greg Beeman". IMDb. Retrieved 2016-10-14. 
  7. ^ "Greg Beeman". IMDb. Retrieved 2016-10-14. 
  8. ^ "Greg Beeman". IMDb. Retrieved 2016-10-14. 
  9. ^ "Greg Beeman". IMDb. Retrieved 2016-10-14. 
  10. ^ "Greg Beeman". IMDb. Retrieved 2016-10-14. 
  11. ^ "Greg Beeman". IMDb. Retrieved 2016-10-14. 
  12. ^ "Greg Beeman". IMDb. Retrieved 2016-10-14. 
  13. ^ "Greg Beeman". IMDb. Retrieved 2016-10-14. 
  15. ^ "Greg Beeman". IMDb. Retrieved 2016-10-14. 
  16. ^ "Greg Beeman". IMDb. Retrieved 2016-10-14. 
  17. ^ "Greg Beeman". IMDb. Retrieved 2016-10-14. 
  18. ^ "Greg Beeman". IMDb. Retrieved 2016-10-14. 

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