Tom Fontana

Writer and Producer (USA)

Tom Fontana has writ­ten and pro­duced such ground break­ing tele­vi­sion series as St. Else­where, Hom­icide: Life On The Street, Oz, The Phil­an­throp­ist, and Cop­per. He recently fin­ished film­ing Bor­gia for Net­flix and Canal+. He has received, among oth­ers, three Emmy Awards, four Peabody Awards, three Writers’ Guild Awards, four Tele­vi­sion Crit­ics Asso­ci­ation Awards, the Cable Ace Award, the Human­itas Prize, a Spe­cial Edgar and the first prize at the Cinema Tout Ecran Fest­iv­al in Geneva.

Fontana serves on the boards of Stock­ings with Care, The WGAE Found­a­tion, The NYPD Police Museum, DEAL, The Cre­at­ive Coali­tion, The Act­ing Com­pany, The Wil­li­am­stown Theatre Fest­iv­al and Cen­ter for Cre­at­ive Voices in Media.