Lawrence Schiller is an investigative journalist, photographer, writer, and director. He has written for the “New Yorker” and other major publications, and has published eleven books, including W. Eugene Smith’s Minamata and Norman Mailer’s Marilyn. He collaborated with Lenny Bruce and with Norman Mailer on “The Executioner’s Song” and “Oswald’s Tale.” Schiller has directed seven motion pictures and miniseries for television; The Executioner’s Song and Peter the Great won five Emmys.
Schiller is a winner of numerous awards, including Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Emmy Award Winner, National Press Photographers Awards, and Representative from the United States to the Moscow International Peace Forum. He is a consultant to NBC news and has recently written for “The New Yorker” and “George” magazine.
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