William Andrew Wedig
Having directed and edited features, television and commercials, William is an experienced filmmaker in all phases of production.
As series director, William directed 26 half-hour episodes of TEAM TOON, produced for Cartoon Network/FreeMantle Media (now on Netflix). The show features Disney/ABC star Meg Donnelly (ZOMBIES, AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE).
William directed the show EXPOSURE: SPORTS ILLUSTRATED SWIMSUIT which stars Kate Upton, Brooklyn Decker, and 15 other supermodels, available on Playstation Network/DVD.
William's feature film FORGED (writer, director, editor) won the HBO New York Latino Film Festival and stars Emmy-winner Margo Martindale (THE AMERICANS, AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY) and Manny Perez (HOMELAND, PRIDE AND GLORY). The New York Times wrote “‘Forged’ is nasty, brutish and short, in all the best ways.” Variety said lead actor Manny Perez is “frighteningly convincing as a man ruled by desperation.” William’s first feature, RISE OF THE DEAD, was distributed by Lions Gate and won the Colony Film Festival.
Commercially, Will directed COCA-COLA "BEAT THE HEAT" with popular singer Monica Brown as well as Jack Link’s SASQUATCH WATCH with NFL linebacker Clay Mathews III. Other credits include AT&T, Smirnoff, Chevy, Walmart, Russell, and Geico.
William Wedig also directed the music series NOISEMAKERS ON NOISEVOX featuring world-renowned music journalist/MTV VJ, John Norris, featuring bands such as Lady Gaga, Warpaint, and Temper Trap.
William’s editing credits include the PBS documentary JIMMY & ROSALYN CARTER WORK PROJECT, YAHOO! MAIL with Nicole Richie, CHEVY MALIBU with Isaac Mizrahi, and TIME'S 100 MOST INFLUENTIAL PHOTOGRAPHS.
He graduated from the School of Visual Arts in NYC with a BFA in Film Editing and is bi-coastal.