Joe Chappelle

Film Director / Television Director / Screenwriter / Film Producer / Television Producer
Joseph Chappelle is an American screenwriter, producer, and director of film and television. He is perhaps best known for his work on the critically acclaimed HBO series The Wire, where he directed six episodes and served as co-executive producer for three seasons. In 2018, his episode "Middle Ground" was named the 6th Best TV Episode of the Century by pop culture website The Ringer. He has also produced and directed several other popular cable television programs, including CSI: Miami, Fringe and Chicago Fire. Chappelle wrote and directed the political thriller An Acceptable Loss, starring Tika Sumpter and Jamie Lee Curtis, which was released by IFC Films in January 2019. ()
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Joe Chappelle is an American film and television director and producer. He was a co-executive producer and regular director for the HBO crime drama "The Wire" and a producer and frequent director for "CSI: Miami".

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Thriller | Mystery

Known for these Movies & Shows

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Movies with Joe Chappelle as Crew(10)

Directing/Director2019 An Acceptable Loss
Writing/Writer2019 An Acceptable Loss
Production/Associate Producer2017 Princess Cyd
Writing/Screenplay2007 Already Dead
Directing/Director2002 The Skulls II
Directing/Director2000 Takedown
Directing/Director1998 Phantoms
Directing/Director1993 Thieves Quartet

TV Shows/Series with Joe Chappelle as Crew(16)

Directing/Director2019 Godfather of Harlem
Directing/Director2018 Manifest
Production/Executive Producer2015 Chicago Med
Directing/Director2014 Chicago P.D.
Directing/Director2012 Chicago Fire
Directing/Director2008 Fringe
Production/Producer2008 Fringe
Directing/Director2004 CSI: NY
Directing/Director2002 CSI: Miami
Directing/Director2002 The Twilight Zone
Directing/Director2002 The Wire
Production/Producer2002 The Wire
Production/Co-Executive Producer2002 The Wire
Directing/Director2001 The Agency
Directing/Director2001 Witchblade
Directing/Director2001 Wolf Lake

Educated at: Northwestern University, Northwestern University School of Communication
Member of: Writers Guild of America, East
Joe Chappelle frequently works together with these people:
Matt Olmstead (13x, Crew)
Dick Wolf (12x, Crew)
Derek Haas (12x, Crew)
Michael Brandt (11x, Crew)
Anthony Zuiker (8x, Crew)
Arthur W. Forney (8x, Crew)
Eriq La Salle (7x, Actor)
Cesar Jaime (7x, Actor)
Ann Donahue (7x, Crew)
Carol Mendelsohn (7x, Crew)
Susan Kaufmann (7x, Crew)
Stephen Cone (3x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:6039, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 06/13/2024