Don Kurt | Executive Producer and Director | Justified on FX
Executive Producer / Director
Don Kurt began his career with Paramount Pictures marketing. Soon after, Kurt was asked to help run Michael Mann’s production company for TV shows such as Miami Vice and Crime Story and the theatrical feature Manhunter. Kurt moved on to work as executive producer on various projects with writer/producer Dick Wolf for over six years.
He produced and directed episodes of Players, Swift Justice, The Wright Verdicts and the award-winning drama series New York Undercover. Kurt produced a number of films starring Kevin Costner, Alec Baldwin, Sarah Michelle Gellar and Elisha Cuthbert. All in all, Kurt has produced 300 hours of television and directed over 20 episodes.
Kurt executive-produced a pilot for BET with his producing partner Reggie Bythewood and he produced the first season of the series Rectify with Gran Via Productions (Breaking Bad) for The Sundance Channel (their first scripted series).