Mark Piznarski

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Mark Piznarski is an American film and television director. He has directed episodes from a number of television series, including, amongst others, Veronica Mars, Gossip Girl, 90210, NYPD Blue, Friday Night Lights, Everwood, Mary Sunshine, My So-Called Life, Relativity and To Love and Die. He has also directed a number of films and TV movies including Soccer Moms, Here on Earth and Death Benefit. He both wrote and directed the film Looking for Sunday, the only writing credit to his name. The Veronica Mars character Stosh "Piz" Piznarski is named as a tribute to Mark, as he directed the first two episodes of season one.

Sundays at Tiffany's (2010)

Jane, a soon-to-be-married woman, is reunited with her imaginary friend Michael who returns in a human form. Soon, Jane begins doubting her feelings for her fiance as she gets attracted to Michael.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Piznarski
CAST:  Alyssa Milano  •  Eric Winter  •  Kristin Booth  •  Emily Alyn Lind

Jane, a soon-to-be-married woman, is reunited with her imaginary friend Michael who returns in a human form. Soon, Jane begins doubting her feelings for her fiance as she gets attracted to Michael.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Piznarski
CAST:  Alyssa Milano  •  Eric Winter  •  Kristin Booth  •  Emily Alyn Lind

Death Benefit (1996)

Steven Keeney is a big corporate lawyer who decides to take on a small-time murder case to discover the true circumstances behind the death of a young girl. Virginia McGinnis is the one suspected of pushing the women off the cliff to collect on a small insurance ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Piznarski
CAST:  Peter Horton  •  Carrie Snodgress  •  Wendy Makkena  •  Penny Johnson

Steven Keeney is a big corporate lawyer who decides to take on a small-time murder case to discover the true circumstances behind the death of a young girl. Virginia McGinnis is the one suspected of pushing the women off the cliff to collect on a small insurance ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Piznarski
CAST:  Peter Horton  •  Carrie Snodgress  •  Wendy Makkena  •  Penny Johnson

The '60s (1999)

The Herlihys are a working class family from Chicago whose three children take wildly divergent paths: Brian joins the Marines right out of High School and goes to Vietnam, Michael becomes involved in the civil rights movement and after campaigning for Bobby ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Piznarski
CAST:  Josh Hamilton  •  Julia Stiles  •  Jerry O'Connell  •  Jeremy Sisto

The Herlihys are a working class family from Chicago whose three children take wildly divergent paths: Brian joins the Marines right out of High School and goes to Vietnam, Michael becomes involved in the civil rights movement and after campaigning for Bobby ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Piznarski
CAST:  Josh Hamilton  •  Julia Stiles  •  Jerry O'Connell  •  Jeremy Sisto

To Love and Die (2008)

A fun-loving 30-something (Shiri Appleby) with abandonment issues becomes convinced that her dating problems will be resolved if she can only track down the father she never knew. When she finds him (Tim Matheson), she discovers that he's an assassin and that she ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Piznarski
CAST:  Shiri Appleby  •  Tim Matheson  •  Frances Fisher  •  Kristin Datillo-Hayward

A fun-loving 30-something (Shiri Appleby) with abandonment issues becomes convinced that her dating problems will be resolved if she can only track down the father she never knew. When she finds him (Tim Matheson), she discovers that he's an assassin and that she ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Piznarski
CAST:  Shiri Appleby  •  Tim Matheson  •  Frances Fisher  •  Kristin Datillo-Hayward

Here on Earth (2000)

Three lives of three young people intersect over the course of one summer. A rich student and a young working-class man accidentally destroy a diner when their impromptu road race takes a disastrous turn. Ordered by a judge to spend the summer repairing the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Piznarski
CAST:  Leelee Sobieski  •  Chris Klein  •  Josh Hartnett  •  Michael Rooker

Three lives of three young people intersect over the course of one summer. A rich student and a young working-class man accidentally destroy a diner when their impromptu road race takes a disastrous turn. Ordered by a judge to spend the summer repairing the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Piznarski
CAST:  Leelee Sobieski  •  Chris Klein  •  Josh Hartnett  •  Michael Rooker