Ted Griffin Iii Writer Producer And Director

Ted Griffin debuted as a screenwriter with two original works from 1999: Ravenous, starring Guy Pearce and Robert Carlyle and directed by Antonia Bird, and Best Laid Plans, starring Reese Witherspoon and Josh BrolinReese Witherspoon.  

Griffin wrote the remake of Ocean’s Eleven, starring George Clooney and Brad Pitt, and he co-wrote (with his brother Nick) and produced Matchstick Men, starring Nicolas Cage and Sam Rockwell and directed by Ridley Scott.             

Griffin conceived and appeared in the CLIO Award-winning short The Key to Reserva, directed by Martin Scorsese.  Griffin also produced and appeared in Scorsese’s short film Public Speaking, with Fran Lebowitz.  

Griffin was an executive producer of 2009’s Oscar®-nominated Up in the Air and was a producer on the 2011 Disney film Prom.  Last year, he created, produced (with Shawn Ryan) and directed episodes of the FX Networks series Terriers, starring Donal Logue and Michael Raymond-James.