Antonio Negret is a Summa Cum Laude graduate from the USC School of Cinematic Arts, with a minor in Theatre. He is a citizen of Colombia and the European Union, and is fluent in English, Spanish, and Portuguese.
Negret most recently directed 'Overdrive,' an action film starring Scott Eastwood (Suicide Squad), written by Michael Brandt and Derek Haas (Wanted), and produced by Pierre Morel (Taken).
His first feature, the action/thriller 'Towards Darkness,' premiered in competition at the Tribeca Film Festival. It starred America Ferrera (Ugly Betty), and was distributed by MGM. Negret was subsequently named by The Hollywood Reporter as one of their 'Top 10 Latino Directors to Watch.'
His follow up endeavor was 'Seconds Apart,' a supernatural horror/thriller starring Orlando Jones (Evolution) which was released by Lionsgate. It made multiple 'Top 10 Horror Film' lists for 2011.
Negret also directed 'Transit', an action/thriller starring Jim Caviezel (The Passion of the Christ). The film was executive produced by Joel Silver (The Matrix), and released through Warner Brothers.
On the television front, Negret has directed multiple episodes for 'Arrow,' 'The Flash,' 'Legends of Tomorrow,' and 'Forever.' For clients ranging from Warner Brothers to ABC.
Negret continues to pursue challenging and polemic storytelling.