John Maggio is a principle producer, director and writer with Ark Media. His work appears regularly on both of PBS's premier series: FRONTLINE and American Experience, including Kinsey, Billy the Kid, College Inc. and The Private Life of Bradley Manning. Maggio's films have been honored with the National Emmy Award, Writers Guild Award, an Independent Spirit Award nomination, as well as multiple News and Documentary Emmy Award nominations. His work has premiered at the Sundance Film Festival and has screened at festivals around the world. He recently completed the four-part PBS series The Italian Americans in 2015. His latest film Into the Amazon will premiere in 2018 on American Experience. He’s currently directing a feature documentary for HBO. Maggio lives in Brooklyn, NY with his wife and two boys.