Summary

Executive producer/showrunner/writer/director with 20 years experience creating major-network programs that enlighten, inform and entertain target demographics. Credits here cover past 10 years. Full list at http://jimlindsay.com. Terrific support team.

Credits

9/15 – 4/16

Showrunner (Executive Producer) Southern Justice (Season 3)

National Geographic — Reality/Doc (TV) — Electus Details
9/15 – 4/16

Third season as executive producer, overseeing all aspects of field and post production: creative, legal, financial. 8 one-hour episodes.

11/14 – 7/15

Showrunner (Executive Producer) Southern Justice (Season 2)

National Geographic — Reality/Doc (TV) — Electus Details
11/14 – 7/15

Second season as executive producer overseeing all aspects of field and post production: creative, legal, financial. 8 one-hour episodes.

8/14 – 5/15

Showrunner (Executive Producer) Rocky Mountain Law (Season 1)

National Geographic — Reality/Doc (TV) — Twofour America
8/14 – 5/15
6/14 – 7/14

Producer (Writer/Director) Breaking Point (Season 1)

Investigation Discovery — Reality/Doc (TV) — Mad Jack Entertainment Details
6/14 – 7/14

Writer/Producer/Director of one hour episode during hiatus between seasons of Nat Geo Southern Justice and Rocky Mountain Law.

8/13 – 5/14

Showrunner (Executive Producer) Southern Justice (Season 1)

National Geographic — Reality/Doc (TV) — Electus Details
8/13 – 5/14

Showrunner/executive producer responsible for creating/staffing new series, overseeing all aspects of production and post production: creative, legal, financial. 7 one-hour episodes.

5/13 – 7/13

Producer (Director) America Declassified (Season 1)

Travel — Reality/Doc (TV) — Indigo Films Details
5/13 – 7/13

Producer/director of "Escape from Alcatraz" episode of America Declassified series.

1/13 – 3/13

Producer (Director) The Path to Violence

PBS — Reality/Doc (TV) — JWM Productions Details
1/13 – 3/13

Producer of one of three PBS hours devoted to Newtown Tragedy, following Frontline and Nova episodes related to the same incident. Single hour special.

3/12 – 11/12

Showrunner (Executive Producer) A Haunting (Season 5)

Destination America — Reality/Doc (TV) — New Dominion Pictures Details
3/12 – 11/12

Executive Producer/Showrunner/executive producer responsible for rebuilding Virginia-based production staff and overseeing all aspects of production and post production for Discovery Networks' A HAUNTING. 10 one-hour episodes.

Recos

Would you like to write a recommendation for Jim? Write a Recommendation »

Education

John Lehne Actors Studio Workshop

2 years training in Los Angeles directing actors

American Film Institute

Academy Director Intern

University of Notre Dame

Bachelor of Arts, American Studies

My Gear

  • Adobe Premiere
  • AVID Media Composer
  • Apple Mac Pro
  • Sony RX10M2 2k/4k camera with full lighting and sound gear

Affiliations

  • Directors Guild of America (DGA)
  • Writers Guild of America (WGA)

Skills

  • Producing
  • Directing
  • Editing
  • Writing
  • Thorough knowledge of production law and budgeting.
  • Videography/photography