Marcos Siega

Director, Producer, Musician
Although Marcos Siega got his start in show business as a founding member of the late 1980s New York City-based punk band Bad Trip, by the new millennium he emerged as one of Hollywood's most sought-after ... Read more »
Born: 06/08/1969 in Queens, New York, USA

Filmography

Director (17)

Blindspot 2015 - 2017 (Tv Show)

Director

The Following 2013 - 2017 (Tv Show)

Director

Tyrant 2014 (Tv Show)

Director

Damages 2012 (Tv Show)

Director

Charlie's Angels 2011 (Tv Show)

Director

Vampire Diaries 2009 - 2011 (Tv Show)

Director

Outlaw 2010 (Tv Show)

Director

Cold Case 2005 - 2006, 2009 (Tv Show)

Director

Dexter 2007 - 2009 (Tv Show)

Director

Chaos Theory 2008 (Movie)

(Director)

True Blood 2008 (Tv Show)

Director

Shark 2007 (Tv Show)

Director

Traveler 2007 (Tv Show)

Director

Pretty Persuasion 2005 (Movie)

(Director)

The Underclassman 2005 (Movie)

(Director)

Oliver Beene 2004 (Tv Show)

Director

Fastlane 2002 - 2003 (Tv Show)

Director
Producer (5)

Time After Time 2016 - 2017 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Following 2012 - 2015 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Barry Munday 2010 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Pretty Persuasion 2005 (Movie)

(Producer)

Rock The House 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Biography

Although Marcos Siega got his start in show business as a founding member of the late 1980s New York City-based punk band Bad Trip, by the new millennium he emerged as one of Hollywood's most sought-after director-producers. Siega, a native New Yorker, led Bad Trip for eight years, releasing two full-length albums and touring extensively throughout the United States By the '90s, using connections made in the music industry, he began directing music videos, working with such notable acts as Anthrax, Weezer, and Blink-182. Siega made his feature film directorial debut with the well-received 2005 dark comedy "Pretty Persuasion," earning a Grand Jury Prize nomination at the Sundance Festival. Siega went on to work primarily on TV, directing for such acclaimed series as "True Blood," "Cold Case," and, most notably, "The Vampire Diaries," for which he also produced. Siega made a return to feature films with 2008's "Chaos Theory," founding the production company Prospect Pictures the same year.

Milestones

2008

Directed "Chaos Theory" starring Ryan Reynolds

2007

Directed multiple episodes of the Showtime drama, "Dexter"

2007

Directed episodes of the CBS legal drama, "Shark" starring James Woods

2005

Directed the comical satire, "Pretty Persuasion" starring Evan Rachel Wood

2005

Feature film debut, "The Underclassman" starring Nick Cannon and Shawn Ashmore

2004

Directed episodes of UPN’s critically acclaimed "Veronica Mars"

2003

Formed the film and TV production company, Prospect Pictures with Matthew Weaver and Carl Levin

2002

Created (also directed and executive produced) VH1’s "Rock The House"

2002

TV directing debut, FOX's "Fastlane"

Rasied in New York

Directed first music video, "Can’t Wait One Minute More" by the group C.I.V.

Early years spent touring and recording as a member of a punk band called "Bad Trip"

Directed numerous music videos for System of a Down, P.O.D., Papa Roach and Blink-182

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