Steve Purcell is a Grammy, 2 time Emmy, MTV Award and Cable Ace Award-winning producer, director and editor. His credits which include hundreds of concert films, music videos, music specials as well as feature films, read like a Who’s Who of the music world. Prince’s “Sign O The Times”, Paul McCartney’s “Get Back,” B.B. King’s “The Blues Summit,” Alanis Morissette’s “Jagged Little Pill-Live,” John Lennon, Rod Stewart, David Bowie, ZZ Top, Van Halen, Yanni, the list is as varied as it is long.
In addition to music, Purcell has directed The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson, Martha Stewart, Paula Abdul, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, Jillian Michaels in both movies and television specials. Purcell’s current clients include Paramount, Disney, ABC, NBC, CBS, PBS and Time Life.
In 1989, Purcell established SLP Productions, Inc. which is a full service production/post-production company based in Los Angeles.
He is also an active member of the Directors Guild of America.