James Ponsoldt

Producer, Director, Writer

Producer, Director, Writer


James Ponsoldt was born in 1978 in Athens, Georgia, USA as James Adam Ponsoldt. He is a producer and director, known for The Spectacular Now (2013), The Circle (2017) and The End of the Tour (2015). He has been married to Megan Holloway since September 25, 2010.
Awards
4 wins & 8 nominations.

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ProducerWild City
(producer) (announced)
ProducerSorry for Your Loss
(TV Series) (executive producer - 20 episodes) - I'm Still Here (2019) ... (executive producer) - The Whale (2019) ... (executive producer) - Drumroll, Please (2019) ... (executive producer) - Thirty Years (2019) ... (executive producer) - Weird Day (2019) ... (executive producer) Show all 20 episodes
2018-2019
ProducerSummer Night
(executive producer)
2019
ProducerThe Circle
(producer - produced by)
2017/I
ProducerMaster of None
(TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode) - Plan B (2015) ... (executive producer)
2015
ProducerMountain Low
(Short) (executive producer)
2014
ProducerAmira & Sam
(executive producer)
2014
ProducerWe Saw Such Things
(Documentary short) (co-producer)
2008
ProducerJunebug and Hurricane
(Short) (executive producer)
2004
ProducerRush Tickets
(Short) (executive producer) / (producer)
2003
ProducerPorn 'n Chicken
(TV Movie) (associate producer)
2002
RoleTitleYear
DirectorWild City
(announced)
DirectorWatergate
(TV Mini-Series) (2019) (pre-production)
DirectorSorry for Your Loss
(TV Series) (6 episodes) - I'm Still Here (2019) - Norway (2019) - The Penguin and The Mechanic (2018) - 17 Unheard Messages (2018) - Keep, Toss, Giveaway (2018) Show all 6 episodes
2018-2019
DirectorThin Ice
(TV Movie)
2017
DirectorThe Circle
(directed by)
2017/I
DirectorThe Legend of Master Legend
(TV Short)
2017
DirectorMaster of None
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - Hot Ticket (2015) - Plan B (2015)
2015
DirectorThe End of the Tour2015
DirectorShameless
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Iron City (2014)
2014
DirectorParenthood
(TV Series) (1 episode) - The M Word (2013)
2013
DirectorThe Spectacular Now2013
DirectorSmashed2012
DirectorWe Saw Such Things
(Documentary short) (co-director)
2008
DirectorOff the Black2006
DirectorJunebug and Hurricane
(Short)
2004
DirectorRush Tickets
(Short)
2003
DirectorComing Down the Mountain
(Short)
2003
RoleTitleYear
WriterWild City
(written by) (announced)
WriterThe Circle
(screenplay by)
2017/I
WriterSmashed
(written by)
2012
WriterOff the Black2006
WriterJunebug and Hurricane
(Short)
2004
WriterRush Tickets
(Short) (writer)
2003
WriterComing Down the Mountain
(Short) (writer)
2003
RoleTitleYear
ActorRound Town Girls
(Short) Ronnie
2009
ActorBox Elder
Robby 'Couv' McGovern
2008
ActorOff the Black
Robby
2006
ActorPorn 'n Chicken
(TV Movie) The Cowboy
2002
RoleTitleYear
CinematographerWe Saw Such Things
(Documentary short) (co-director of photography)
2008
RoleTitleYear
EditorWe Saw Such Things
(Documentary short) (co-editor)
2008
RoleTitleYear
ThanksOutside In
(thanks)
2017
ThanksNever Here
(special thanks)
2017
ThanksThe Price
(special thanks)
2017/I
ThanksPink Grapefruit
(Short) (special thanks)
2015
ThanksThe Past is a Grotesque Animal
(Documentary) (special thanks)
2014
RoleTitleYear
SelfThe Movies
(TV Series documentary) Self - Director, The Spectacular Now / Self - Director, The End of the Tour / Director, The Spectacular Now - The Golden Age (2019) ... Self - Director, The Spectacular Now - The Seventies (2019) ... Self - Director, The End of the Tour - The 2000s to Today (2019) ... Self - Director, The End of the Tour / Director, The Spectacular Now - The Eighties (2019) ... Self - Director, The Spectacular Now
2019
SelfThe End of the Tour: Behind the Tour
(Video documentary short) Self
2015
SelfMade in Hollywood
(TV Series) Self - Episode #8.4 (2012) ... Self
2012
SelfABC World News Now
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 5 October 2012 (2012) ... Self - Guest
2012