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Timothy Marx

Part-Time Lecturer

Affiliated Divisions:

Division of Film & Television Production

Email: tmarx@usc.edu
Website: http://www.timothymarx.com
Work Phone: 818.789.4344

Timothy Marx is an award winning producer and director whose credits include dramatic and comedic television, feature films, documentaries, special event productions and new media projects. Marx has produced for HBO, Disney, Warner Bros, CBS, ABC, TNT and PBS’s American Playhouse, among others. His television credits include the HBO series Entourage, Arli$$, and Enlightened, as well as the HBO movie Citizen X, which won the ACE Award for Best Picture and a total of ten Emmy and PGA nominations. Marx also produced the movie Smooth Talk, which won the Grand Prize at the Sundance Film Festival.

Other credits include: Al Pacino’s Local Stigmatic, numerous productions with Penn & Teller, True West (with Gary Sinise and John Malcovich), Garry Trudeau’s Rap Master Ronnie,  and feature films Passed Away, Rachel River and Summer Catch. Marx also co-directed and produced the American Masters profile of Helen Hayes. Series for television include his current project Young Sheldon (CBS), as well as Baby DaddyInvasion, Justice, The Captain, Related, Bunheads and HBO comedy specials. In addition Marx has produced over a dozen movies for television, as well as IMAX movies. He has shot in all 50 states and around the world.

In documentaries and non-fiction Marx produced and directed the feature film Bluetopia: The LA Dodgers Movie, National Geographic expedition specials and major concert films, including Martin Lawrence: You So Crazy. In addition, Marx worked on numerous Bill Moyers’ Journals.

Marx is a speaker on seminar panels about all aspects of Production and New Media.  He is a member of the DGA, PGA and ATAS.