With over twenty years of experience, Chuck has directed documentaries for top entertainment companies including National Geographic and Discovery. He is currently directing the sixth season of "Well Read", a series for PBS stations and the World Channel. Chuck's specialty is documentary and factual programming. He has traveled the globe, including war zones, to produce and direct award-winning documentaries and television series for industry leading networks, including A&E, Discovery, National Geographic and TLC. Chuck is an accomplished Director of Photography as well and has the ability to shoot and direct when needed. Chuck has been recognized for his outstanding work with numerous awards. He has seven International Monitor Awards, six New York International Film Festival awards, thirty-eight Emmy Awards, two Iris awards, eleven Telly awards, ten Houston International Film Festival Awards, three Broadcast Design Awards and a coveted Peabody, the broadcast equivalent of a Pulitzer, for directing the documentary "War on Children". Chuck is based in the United States and has extensive worldwide contacts, experience and expertise for any project anywhere.  Producer, Director, Director of Photography, Self-Shooter... Chuck O'Farrell on IMDB. 


Megastructures 8 episodes View
Series   Role Year
Series 1, Episode 1   Director 2005
Series 1, Episode 4   Director 2004
Series 2, Episode 1   Director 2005
Series 2, Episode 5   Director 2005
Series 2, Episode 9   Director 2006
Series 2, Episode 17   Director 2005
Series 2, Episode 24   Director 2005
Series 2, Episode 15   Director 2005
Super Structures Of The World 2 episodes View
Series   Role Year
-   Director 2002
-   Director 2002
Big Stuff 4 episodes View
Series   Role Year
-   Director 1999
-   Director 1999
-   Director 1999
-   Director 2000

Other Credits

In The Shadow of the Tiger Television documentary film View
Description Year
This award winning natural history documentary features the Siberian Tiger. Filmed in Eastern Russia this documentary tells the story of a mature Siberian tiger named Katia and her cub… and profiles the work of scientists studying this impressive animal. Discovery Channel and International Distribution 2000
Sell This House Television Series View
Description Year
Series Producer and Director (211 episodes) This series gets inside the mind of the buyer and the heart of the seller. Each episode features homeowners desperate to sell and is filmed in three days… along with the homeowners, our experts redesign, renovate and stage the home for sale… with nearly 100% of the homes sold within a few months. A&E Network. 2015
Well Read Television series View
Description Year
Director 65 episodes. Television series featuring leading author interviews, profiles and book reviews. After becoming director of season five have increased the content and production value resulting in increased carriage (88% of nation) and ratings. PBS and Canada 2017
Popular Science Television Series View
Description Year
Popular Science examines new and emerging technologies that have daily impact on our lives… and looks at the science behind the technology. TLC and Discovery 2002


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