Forrest Murray Forrest Murray has been making movies for over forty years, the last twenty-five as a producer. He produced Independent Award winners FIVE CORNERS, BOB ROBERTS, DEAD MAN OUT for HBO, Denis Leary’s NO CURE FOR CANCER for SHOWTIME, and THE SPITFIRE GRILL. Murray has produced five primetime specials for NBC and directed, written and produced an anti-George Bush/Dick Cheney election spot for He has been a longtime faculty member at the American Film Institute and the School of Visual Arts in New York City. Mr. Murray has been a career-long supporter and mentor in the world of independent filmmaking.



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FIVE CORNERS 1988 Jodie Foster, Tim Robbins, John Turturro
Directed By Tony Bill, Executive Produced By George Harrison. Distributed By Cineplex Odeon

DEAD MAN OUT 1989 Danny Glover, Reuben Blades, Directed By Richard Pearce. HBO Showcase

LOVE CRIMES 1991 Sean Young, Patrick Bergin Directed By Lizzie Borden Sovereign Films/Miramax Films

BOB ROBERTS 1992 Tim Robbins, John Cusack, Alan Rickman, Susan Sarandon Directed By Tim Robbins Working Title Films
Distributed By Paramount/Miramax

NO CURE FOR CANCER 1992 Denis Leary. One Man Show For Showtime. Directed By Ted Demme.

THE KEEPER 1994 Giancarlo Esposito, Isaak De Bankole, Regina Taylor. Directed By Joe Brewster Sundance Festival Competition 1996

THE SPITFIRE GRILL Marcia Gaye Harden, Ellen Burstyn, Will Patton, Alison Elliott. Directed By Lee Zlotoff. Distributed By Columbia Pictures. Audience Award Winner Sundance Festival 1996

ANCIENT PROPHESIES 1998-2000 NBC Television Supervising Producer. Four Two Hor Prime Time Specials

CURED 2001 NBC Television Supervising Producer. Two Hour Prime Time Special

MR SMITH 2001 Off Broadway Presentation. Micro Budget Digital Feature Film Directed By Ian Mccrudden. Distributed By Searchparty Films

THE BIG DAY 2002 Julianna Margulies, Kevin Tighe, Dixie Carter. Directed Bt Ian Mccrudden Lifetime Television

GRAND CHAMPION 2002 Cameos By Julia Roberts, George Strait, Bruce Willis, Larry Mahan, And A Cast Of 10 Year Olds.
Directed By Barry Tubb

ISLANDER 2007 Producer. Micro budget Feature film. Los Angeles Film Festival, Winner Best Film Sedona International Film festival. Self Distributed. Directed by Ian McCrudden

FINAL CURTAIN 2004-2006 Writer, Producer, Host The World’s First Broadcast Obituary Page. Radio Station KCRW, Santa Monica

Adjunct Faculty American Film Institute- 1995-2002

Adjunct Faculty Art Center College of Design 2008-2009

Adjunct Faculty College Of Santa Fe 2006

Adjunct Faculty UCLA Extension 2002