Doug Purdy is a Writer/Director/Actor based in Burbank, California. Filmmaking for Doug has become a family affair, often working with his wife and collaborator Brooke Purdy....Read more
Doug Purdy is a Writer/Director/Actor based in Burbank, California. Filmmaking for Doug has become a family affair, often working with his wife and collaborator Brooke Purdy. They co-directed her feature script, Quality Problems (Metamorfic Productions), a comedy about a family dealing with breast cancer, which was distributed by Freestyle Media and won Best Independent Feature, Sedona Film Festival, Best Feature at Hell's Half Mile Festival and Women Texas Film Festival among other critical acclaim. During the Covid lockdown, he shot the short, Seedling, which premiered at Cleveland International Film Festival and began a journey of producing a series of microbudget projects. Most recently he wrote and is co-directing the feature, Pilgrim, with his daughter, Scout Purdy, featuring Brooke and Max Purdy. He continues to act steadily in film, television and on stage. Credits include Desperate Housewives, Brothers & sisters, Monk, Raising the Bar, And Then There Was Eve as well as numerous indie films.
"Stop comparing yourself to the last film you've seen. Start comparing yourself to the last film you've done.". -Darius Britt