Actor and director Adam Davidson has directed some of television’s most popular and acclaimed shows. He made his directorial debut with “The Lunch Date,” which won the Palme d’Or for Best Short Film at Cannes and the 1991 Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film. Since then, he has directed episodes of a number of TV shows, including Six Feet Under, Lost, Deadwood, Grey’s Anatomy, True Blood, Big Love, The United States of Tara, Friday Night Lights, and Entourage. He has served as supervising producer for the shows Lie to Me and Shark, in addition to having directed several episodes of each. He also directed the feature film Way Past Cool and the short film “The Monster.” As an actor, he has appeared in the films Irene in Time, Pop Life, Nature Boy, Return to Paradise Lost, A Match Made in Heaven, and The Daytrippers.