Samuel Baum is the co-writer of the upcoming HBO Original Film The Wizard of Lies, starring Robert De Niro. Mr. Baum is currently creating and executive producing television projects for HBO under his development deal with the network.
Previously, Mr. Baum created the Fox television drama Lie to Me. Executive produced by Baum and Imagine Entertainment’s Brian Grazer and David Nevins, the award-winning series ran for three seasons.
Mr. Baum also co-created the ABC series The Evidence, which he executive produced along with John Wells Productions.
Additionally, he has written and executive produced television pilots for Amazon, CBS, and the former WB.
As a playwright, Mr. Baum has worked with the Old Globe Theatre, the Williamstown Theatre Festival, and Rattlestick Playwrights Theater.
Mr. Baum is originally from New York City and is a graduate of Harvard College.Read more