Marshall Herskovitz

Biography: Marshall Herskovitz

Biography A leading TV writer, producer and director who segued to feature directing with "Jack the Bear" (1993), Marshall Herskovitz began his career as a writer on the TV series "Family", "The White Shadow" and "Seven Brides for Seven Brothers". He went on to collaborate with fellow AFI alumnus Edward Zwick on "Special Bulletin" (NBC, 1983), a critically-esteemed, TV-movie about nuclear terrorism which garnered him his first two Emmy awards. In 1985, Herskovitz and Zwick formed the Bedford Falls Company. Their first project under the banner was the polished critically acclaimed emmy award winning drama "thirtysomething" (ABC, 1987-91). The two subsequent series produced by the Bedford Falls Company, My So-Called Life" (ABC, 1994-95) and "Relativity" (ABC, 1996-97), both received critical kudos and found a fiercely loyal, albeit small, audience. Herskovitz returned to the big screen with the period romance "Dangerous Beauty" (1998), starring Catherine
Marshall Herskovitz

Biography
A leading TV writer, producer and director who segued to feature directing with "Jack the Bear" (1993), Marshall Herskovitz began his career as a writer on the TV series "Family", "The White Shadow" and "Seven Brides for Seven Brothers". He went on to collaborate with fellow AFI alumnus Edward Zwick on "Special Bulletin" (NBC, 1983), a critically-esteemed, TV-movie about nuclear terrorism which garnered him his first two Emmy awards. In 1985, Herskovitz and Zwick formed the Bedford Falls Company. Their first project under the banner was the polished critically acclaimed emmy award winning drama "thirtysomething" (ABC, 1987-91). The two subsequent series produced by the Bedford Falls Company, My So-Called Life" (ABC, 1994-95) and "Relativity" (ABC, 1996-97), both received critical kudos and found a fiercely loyal, albeit small, audience. Herskovitz returned to the big screen with the period romance "Dangerous Beauty" (1998), starring Catherine McCormack and Rufus Sewell. He continues to work with Ed Zwick, and both appeared in 2001 in a Thirtysomething seminar with BRAVO for a reunion of the show.
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Marshall Herskovitz's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 52
Highest Metascore: 86 Traffic
Lowest Metascore: 28 I Am Sam
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 9
  2. Negative: 2 out of 9
9 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd The Great Wall Nov 23, 2016 Producer / Screenplay tbd
tbd In the Heart of the Sea Dec 11, 2015 Producer / Writer tbd
45 About Alex Aug 8, 2014 Executive Producer 6.5
34 Boys of Abu Ghraib Mar 28, 2014 Executive Producer 4.5
55 Love and Other Drugs Nov 24, 2010 Producer / Screenplay 5.6
58 Defiance Dec 31, 2008 Executive Producer 5.8
64 Blood Diamond Dec 8, 2006 Producer 8.5
55 The Last Samurai Dec 5, 2003 Producer / Screenplay 7.7
28 I Am Sam Dec 28, 2001 Producer 7.3
86 Traffic Dec 27, 2000 Producer 8.5
45 Legends of the Fall Jan 13, 1995 Producer 7.2