Co-Executive Producer, “The Chair” / Executive Producer, Hollidaysburg & Not Cool
Zachary Quinto has become a star of stage and screen, appearing in film, television, and theatre, as well as working behind the scenes as a film producer. He recently completed production on Twentieth Century Fox’s Agent 47, a reboot of the film Hitman. The film is being directed by Aleksander Bach and will be released in 2015. Most recently, he was seen onstage as Tom Wingfield in “The Glass Menagerie” at the Booth Theater on Broadway. The play was nominated for a 2014 Tony Award in the category of Best Revival of a Play.
Previously, Zachary reprised his role as Spock in Star Trek Into Darkness, the sequel to J.J. Abram’s 2009 feature film reboot of Star Trek. Star Trek Into Darkness grossed $228,778,661 in the United States and $466,978,661 worldwide.
In 2013, Zachary produced All is Lost through his production company Before the Door Pictures. The film, starring Robert Redford and directed by J.C. Chandor, centers on a man’s struggle to survive while lost at sea.
In 2011, Zachary appeared on Ryan Murphy’s Golden Globe-winning series “American Horror Story” opposite Jessica Lange and Connie Britton. In 2012, he returned to star in the second installment of “American Horror Story: Asylum” for which he won the 2013 Critics’ Choice Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Mini Series. He also received his first Emmy nomination for this role.
Zachary returned to the stage in 2010 winning several awards for his performance as Louis Ironson in the Off-Broadway revival of Tony Kushner’s epic play cycle “Angels in America,” directed by Michael Greif.
In 2008, Zachary founded Before The Door Pictures with producing partners Neal Dodson and Corey Moosa. They have numerous projects in all states of development across a wide range of new media, television, graphic novels, and film (including Margin Call, All is Lost, Breakup at a Wedding and Banshee Chapter).
Zachary has also found success on the small screen. In 2007, he became a breakout star of the internationally-acclaimed NBC hit series “Heroes,” as the psychopathic super-powered serial killer Sylar. In 2004, he spent an entire season in the CTU as computer analyst Adam Kaufman on FOX’s highly-rated drama “24.”
Zachary grew up in Pittsburgh and began performing and studying theater there as a child. What started as a hobby quickly evolved into a vocation and he eventually enrolled at Carnegie Mellon School of Drama and earned a BFA in Musical Theater. Some of his early memorable stage experiences include “Side Man,” “Gross Indecency” (City Theatre Company), “A Lonely Impulse of Delight” (Vineyard Playhouse), “The Bear” (Tintreach Company – Galway, Ireland), “Intelligent Design of Jenny Chow” (Old Globe), “Much Ado About Nothing” (LA Shakespeare Festival) and numerous workshops of new plays at the Ojai Playwright's Conference (where he has also served on the Board since 2010). Upon graduation from CMU, Zachary moved to Los Angeles to begin his career, landing guest-starring roles on such shows as “CSI,” “Six Feet Under,” “Joan of Arcadia” and “Crossing Jordan,” to name a few. He currently divides his time between New York and Los Angeles.