A graduate of Carnegie Mellon University's School of Fine Arts,
Tom Megalis began his career as an art director at Ketchum
Advertising and quickly moved towards directing TV spots and short
films. Tom has helped create and direct hundreds of spots for
clients like GNC, Lowe's, MTV, Comedy Central, UPMC and
With several Clio, Andy, National Addy and other awards to his
name, Tom loves to collaborate with agency creative teams to create
Tom's television resume includes work for Nickelodeon shows
KABLAM! and The Amanda Show. Tom has also created TV projects
for MTV, HBO, Discovery, NBC, PBS, ABC, Warner Brothers Television,
Comedy Central and FOX.
As an independent filmmaker, Tom Megalis has cultivated an
international reputation, screening his films at Sundance, New York
Expo, Chicago International Film Festival and the Hiroshima
Animation Festival, to name a few.