A Chat With Morgan Spurlock

Morgan Spurlock is an award winning New York based writer, director and producer and president and founder of full service New York based production studio Warrior Poets. His first film, SUPER SIZE ME, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2004, winning Best Directing honors. The film went on to win the inaugural Writers Guild of America Best Documentary Screenplay award as well as garner an Academy Award nomination for Best Feature Documentary. Since then he has directed, produced and distributed multiple film, television and digital projects, including the critically acclaimed CNN television series MORGAN SPURLOCK INSIDE MAN. In addition to his film and television work, Spurlock has been on the forefront of digital content creation as his company Warrior Poets led Hulu’s push into original programming with their first series, A DAY IN THE LIFE, and helped ignite Yahoo’s original content strategy producing three separate series over the last few years including FAILURE CLUB, MANSOME and LOSING IT WITH JOHN STAMOS. Their upcoming digital projects include CONNECTED, the first long form series for AOL, and Smartish, a new premium branded content channel for Maker.tv (Maker Studios).