As a founding partner of Electric Entertainment, Marc Roskin has been a driving force behind the company’s award winning television and feature film production. Since opening Electric’s doors with Dean Devlin in 2001, Marc has developed and produced each of the company’s features including critically acclaimed Who Killed the Electric Car?, Flyboys, and Cellular.
In Electric’s television division, Marc helped create and executive produce 2004’s highest rated cable movie, “The Librarian,” as well as it’s two sequels and the spin-off television series. Marc executive produces and directs the series which is now in it’s second season. He was at the helm of TNT’s People’s Choice Award winning series “Leverage” of which he executive produced and directed more than 20 episodes. In addition, he has executive produced the Sci-Fi Channel’s six hour mini series, “The Triangle,” TNT’s micro series “Blank Slate,” and independently directed episodes of “Covert Affairs,” “Burn Notice,” “Common Law,” “Dallas,” “The Glades,” “Killer Women,” and “Graceland.”
Currently, Marc is in post production after directing second unit on Dean Devlin’s feature directorial debut, Geostorm, the Warner Brothers epic disaster movie starring Gerard Butler. The film is being is being produced by Roskin along with Dean Devlin and Rachel Olschan of Electric Entertainment and David Ellison and Dana Goldberg of Skydance Pictures.
Prior to founding Electric Entertainment, Marc was Senior Vice President at Roland Emmerich and Dean Devlin’s production company, Centropolis Entertainment. There, Marc was instrumental in the development and production of films such as Godzilla, The Patriot, Eight Legged Freaks, and The Thirteenth Floor.