A ground-breaking writer/director and producer, Jan Eliasberg was hand-picked by Michael Mann to be the first female director on Miami Vice. She was also the first woman to direct Crime Story, Wiseguy and 21 Jump Street. Michael Mann remains Jan’s mentor to this day, godfathering her film Heart of the Atom.
Jan has directed drama pilots for CBS, ABC and NBC, as well as films and theatre with some of the greatest American actors of her generation: Frances McDormand; Paul Giamatti; Angela Bassett; Tony Shalhoub; Jane Kaczmarek, Stanley Tucci, and John Turturro.
She has directed multiple-episodes and hundreds of hours of award-winning television including Blue Bloods, Parenthood, N.C.I.S.: Los Angeles, Criminal Minds, Supernatural, In Plain Sight, L.A. Law, Party of Five, Dawson's Creek, and The Ghost Whisperer.
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