Eric Forsberg

Writer | Producer | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
Over the Hedge (2006) | Mega Piranha (2010) | Alien Abduction (2005)
AWARDS 
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GUILDS *
DGA | WGA
ATHLETICS *
Scuba Diving | Weight Lifting
LANGUAGES *
Spanish | German
INSTRUMENTS *
Piano
WORK HISTORY *
Television | Theater | Executive | Music Video | Voice Over | Film  Less
JOB TYPES *
Writing | Directing | Producing | Production  Less
CITIZENSHIP *
United States (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Projects in Development (5 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (33 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (9 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Ghost SharkGhost Shark (TV Movie) Writer (story)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for ArachnoquakeArachnoquake (TV Movie) Writer (story)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Almighty ThorAlmighty Thor (TV Movie) Special Thanks (uncredited), Writer (screenplay)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Mega PiranhaMega Piranha (TV Movie) Ambassador Arnold Regis, Director, Writer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The AquanautsThe Aquanauts (TV Series) Associate Producer, Field Producer, Director, Writer  Less 1999– 
  • Primary photo for Where Jesus WalkedWhere Jesus Walked (TV Movie) Various Voices  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The Bozo ShowThe Bozo Show (TV Series) Segment Director, Writer (additional material), Segment Producer (Children's Theater of The Second City)  Less 1980–1994
  • Primary photo for Beyond the Magic DoorBeyond the Magic Door (TV Series) Writer  Less 1982– 
  • Primary photo for The Magic DoorThe Magic Door (TV Series) Script Consultant  Less 1962–1982
Self (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Beth's Crazy Renaissance Wedding * – Writer/Producer Ancient Temple Films
  • Night Walker * – Writer/Producer Vortex Filmz
  • Graduating Eros * – Writer/Director/Producer Ancient Temple Films
  • Hunted * – Writer/Director Vortex Filmz
  • Interview with a Cannibal * – Writer/Director/Producer Vortex Filmz
  • Troy 2 * – writer The Asylum
  • Drags of Cam * – writer AWP
  • Doomed Planet * – writer CineTel
  • Ghost Shark * – story writer SyFy Channel
  • Arachnoquake * – writer (story) SyFy
  • Clash of the Empires * – Writer The Asylum
  • Almighty Thor * – writer SyFy
  • MILF * – story writer - special thanks Comedy Central
  • Mega Piranha * – Writer, Director Syfy Channel
  • Sex Pot * – Writer, Director The Asylum
  • Snakes on a Train * – Screenwriter The Asylum
  • Monster * – co-writer, co-director The Asylum
  • War of the Worlds 2 * – Screenwriter The Asylum
  • 30,000 Leagues Under the Sea * – Screenwriter The Asylum
  • Torture Room * – Writer, Director, Producer Cerebral Experiment/Lacy Street Studios
  • Night of the Dead: Leben Tod * – Writer, Director, Producer Cerebral Experiment / Blockbuster
  • Alien Abduction * – Writer, Director Sci Fi Channel/The Asylum
  • White Nights * – Producer Plaster City / Alian Silver
  • Love Machine 4.0 * – Casting Director Plaster City
  • Bel Air * – 2nd AD Plaster City / Christopher Coppola
  • Palmer's Pickup * – 2nd 2nd AD Plaster City
  • Andy * – Writer, Director, Producer Boston Museum of Fine Arts
  • It Took Guts (short) * – co-writer/director Forz & Schneid Productions
  • The Late Great Planet Earth * – Assistant Special Make Up Effects The Peterson Company
  • King of the Hill * – Man Child (lead) Arthur Barr Films
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Trump It Up! * – Show Runner Ancient Temple Films
  • Military Shark Tank * – Writer Ancient Temple Films
  • The Aquanauts * – Writer, Field Producer, pick-up Director Animal Planet
  • The Bozo Show * – Writer, Director, Producer WGN TV
  • The Magic Door * – Writer, Consultant WBBM TV
TheaterCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream * – Nick Bottom The Actor's Group, Los Angeles
  • Time Machine, The Musical (staged) * – Writer, Director New Tuners
  • MenuMania * – Writer, Director Excalibur, Las Vegas
  • Knat Scatt Private Eye * – Writer, Director Theater Building
  • Cannibal * – Writer Writer's Bloc Festival of New Plays
  • Knat Scatt Private Eye (one act version) * – Writer, Director Children's Theater of the Second City
  • Marat Sade * – Director, Producer Goblin Theater
  • Man in the Glass Booth * – Director Performer's Arena
  • MenuMania * – Writer, Director Body Politic
  • The Gathering * – Director Performer's Arena
  • A Trbute to Vincent van Gogh * – Writer, Director, Producer Goblin Theater
  • Monkey Kings and Other Things * – Writer, Director Children's Theater of the Second City
  • Fantastic Fantasy Factory * – Writer, Director Candlelight's Forum
  • Dr. Stagemaster's Amazing Imagination Machine * – Writer, Director Candlelight's Forum
  • Babar * – Director Chicago Symphony
  • Russian Celebration * – Director, Producer Chicago Symphony
  • Bach/Handel, Birthday Celebration * – Director Chicago Symphony
  • Mississippi Mark and his Crazy Caliope Company * – Writer, Director Children's Theater of the Second City
  • Knat Scatt Private Eye (one act version) * – Writer, Director Children's Theater of the Second City
  • Rhinoceros * – Director Performer's Arena
  • The Birthday Party * – Director Performer's Arena
  • Laughter of the Gods * – Director Performer's Arena
  • Homecoming of Beortnoth * – Director Performer's Arena
  • The Bachae * – Director Performer's Arena
  • Sinbad Rides the Sails * – Writer, Director Children's Theater of the Second City
  • Swash Buckler and the Gems of Chaos * – Writer, Director Children's Theater of the Second City
  • Santa & the Christmas Gnomes * – Writer, Director Children's Theater of the Second City
  • And So They Fell * – Writer, Director, Producer Performer's Arena
  • A Dozen Idiots * – Writer, Producer Performer's Arena
  • The Wondrous Tales of Baby Clown Foo * – Writer, Director Children's Theater of the Second City
  • Jimmy Sweeter Visits Candyland * – Writer, Composer Valley Childrens Theater
  • Tales of Young King Arthur * – Writer, Director Children's Theater of the Second City
  • Jimmy Sweeter Visits Candyland * – Writer, Composer, Director Children's Theater of the Second City
  • She Stoops to Conquor * – Tony Lumpkin (lead) Roosevelt University
  • The Fast Paced Comedy of the King, some Clowns, and a couple of Bad Guys * – Writer, Director Children's Theater of the Second City
  • Murder She Quothe * – Writer, Director King Richard's Faire
  • Meeting of the Minds * – Writer, Director, (The Caliphite) King Richard's Faire
  • Fright Fest * – Street Director Six Flags / JPM Productions
ComedyCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • 11 Grand * – Director Second City Training Center, Los Angeles
  • Improv Olympic * – Ensemble IO West
  • Things are more like they are now than they ever were before * – Director Stella Adler / Players Workshop West
  • Training Center Level Five * – Director The Second City Training Center, Chicago
  • Grad Shows * – Director / Writer Players Workshop
IndustrialCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Six Flags Fright Fest * – Cast Director JPM Productions
Voice OverCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Where Jesus Walked * – various characters Questar
  • Civil War Journals * – various characters Questar
VideoCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Feel the Disease (music video) * – Writer, Director Cerebral Experiement

Education (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • Tufts University * – BFA 1984 Medford, MA
  • School for the Museum of Fine Arts * – Diploma 1982 Boston, MA
  • The Art Institute * – graduate courses 1985 Chicago, IL
  • Roosevelt University * – graduate courses 1985 Chicago, IL
  • Francis W Parker High School * – Diploma Chicago, IL
  • PCC * – AA 2013 Pasadena, CA
  • LAVC * – AA 2015 Los Angeles, C
SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • Flash Forward * – general industry, Suzanne Lyons 2002 Los Angeles, CA
  • Improv Olympic (IO West) * – Improv - long Form 1997 Hollywood
  • Players Workshop of the Second City * – Improv Comedy, Martin deMaat 1988 Chicago, IL

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • Gem City Film Festival * – Best Horror Feature - (for Night of the Dead) 2008
  • Chicago Horror Film Festival * – Audience Choice - (Alien Abduction) 2006
  • Outstanding Young People's Award * – Outstanding Young Person 1989

References (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

NAMEPHONE
  • David Michael Latt * – Producer - Partner: The Asylum 323 850 1214
  • Maureen Hubley * – Executive Producer - Ancient Temple Films 617-571-1512
  • Alain Silver * – Director - Producer: Pendragon www.pendragonfilm.com
  • Christopher Coppola * – Director & Executive Producer - Plaster City 323-469-8500
  • Scott Brown * – Executive Producer - Vortex Filmz 760-792-7399
  • Karen Forsberg * – Former Executive Producer: Cerebral Experiment 818-505-4783
  • Suzanne Lyons * – Producer - Instructor (818) 558-5917
  • Christopher Don * – Writer/Producer 203-927-6488

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • Writer & Director, Cerebral Experiment Productions, Inc. *
  • Writer & Director, The Asylum, Inc. *
  • Marketing Director & Producer, Players Workshop of the Second City *
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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