Bob Hercules: co-owner, director, producer...
Bob Hercules is a veteran television producer/director and a co-founder
of Media Process Group. He received his Master of Arts in Communications
from the University of Michigan in 1984.
Hercules’ work has been seen widely on PBS, the Discovery Channel, the Learning Channel and the Independent Film Channel. He has directed corporate programs and commercials for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, University of Chicago’s Booth School, the Obama Presidential Campaign, McDonalds, Easter Seals, Children’s Memorial Hospital, and the University of Iowa Hospitals.
Hercules’ recent documentary, “Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance” (narrated by Mandy Patinkin), was broadcast on PBS’ American Masters in Dec. 2012 and premiered at the 2012 Dance on Camera film festival at Lincoln Center.
His 2011 film, “A Good Man” (co-produced with Kartemquin Films), chronicles acclaimed choreographer Bill T. Jones over two years as he creates a work about the legacy of Abraham Lincoln. The film premiered at the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival and aired on PBS’ American Masters program November, 2011.