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Rod Holcomb

Rod HolcombRod Holcomb is the Emmy award winner for the ER finale in 2009 and received the Director’s Guild of America award for the original pilot. He has received numerous Emmy and DGA award nominations, and has directed and executive produced 22 network/cable pilots, 15 of them going to series.

Recent television series directing credits include "Elementary," "Justified," "The Good Wife," "Numb3rs" and "Lost."

Additionally, he has directed many prestigious made-for-television movies including "The Pentagon Papers," with James Spader and Paul Giamatti, "Convict Cowboy," with Jon Voight and Marcia Gay Harden, "Code Breakers," with Scott Glen, "Songs In Ordinary Times," with Sissy Spacek, and "Finding the Way Home," with George C. Scott.

Rod is currently the co-chair of the Director’s Guild of America’s creative right committee, serves on the PAC committee, and is a member of the Western and National Boards.

He recently designed the Advanced Dramatic Television Workshop for the School of Theater, Film, and Television.

  • Visiting Professor