MARK GANTT, a twenty-year veteran, is a multi-hyphenate who learned the business from the ground up, and has had the good fortune of collaborating with many top directors, including Steven Soderbergh, David O. Russell, Sam Raimi, and Robert Rodriguez. As a Writer/Producer, Mark is best known for co-creating, producing and starring in the award-winning The Bannen Way for Crackle and Sony Pictures, which also included Academy Award nominees Robert Forster and Michael Lerner. He also produced three microbudget feature films for Blanc-Biehn Productions, all of which have received distribution.
As a director, Gantt’s style is firmly rooted in his skills as a photographer as well as his work as an actor and as an acting coach. His feature directorial debut, Murder In Mexico: The Bruce Beresford-Redman Story, starring Colin Egglesfield, premiered on Lifetime in 2015. He recently directed a pilot for Ron Howard and Brian Grazer’s New Form Digital called Intricate Vengeance, as well as Seamlessly She, a branded series for GMC and national commercials for Nissan and ESPN. He’s also directed several award-winning shorts and branded series.
As an actor, Mark is currently recurring on E! Entertainment’s new scripted series, The Arrangement. Other television credits include series regular on Canadian series Bluff, guest spots on American Horror Story, Major Crimes, Dexter, The Shield and Buffy the Vampire Slayer. His feature credits include Ocean’s Eleven, Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle, Psychophonia, The Hollywood Sign, and Hidden in the Woods.