Dan Sackheim is an Emmy Award-winning director best known HBO's "Game of Thrones", and FX's critically acclaimed drama "The Americans" on which he was an Executive Producer.
In addition to "The Americans", Dan has Exec Produced numerous TV series including “Lie To Me”, with Tim Roth, "House M.D.", and NBC's critically acclaimed "Life" which stared Damien Lewis.
Some of Dan's more recent directing credits include Netflix's "Ozark", HBO's "The Leftovers" & "Game of Thrones", "Better Call Saul", "The American's", "The Walking Dead", "The Man in the High Castle" for Amazon.
Upcoming TV projects include the recently completed "Jack Ryan" which drops on Amazon in August and the new Hulu series "The First" which stars Sean Penn.
In addition to his television work, Dan directed the Sony feature film "The Glass House," starring Leelee Sobieski, Diane Lane and Stellan Skarsgard, and produced "The X-Files Movie: Fight The Future" for 20th Century Fox.
As a photographer, Dan is currently collaborating with award winning Vanity Fair Photographer, Patrick Ecclesine (Faces of Sunset Blvd) on the first ever, large scale photographic novel entitled “Slow Kiss”. It is their attempt at bringing the infamous 1956 Noir screenplay, by a blacklisted hollywood writer, to life using only still images.