Roger Nygard is perhaps best known for his acclaimed documentary Trekkies, about the most obsessive fans in the Universe. Nygard’s previous documentary The Nature of Existence, addressed the impossible subject of the world’s philosophies, religions, and belief systems. Nygard has also directed television series such as The Office and The Bernie Mac Show. His work as a film editor includes Grey’s Anatomy, The League, and Emmy-nominated episodes of Who Is America? and Veep and Curb Your Enthusiasm. Nygard has made several other award-winning films, including the car-salesman cult-film Suckers, and a profile of UFO fanatics, Six Days in Roswell, and now the documentary The Truth About Marriage, accompanied by The Truth About Marriage companion book. He co-produced and editedThe Comedy Store,a documentary about the comedians who came though this world-famous LA club. Latest projects include: Curb Your Enthusiasm season 11, and the HBO miniseries The White House Plumbers. And newly published is his book Cut to the Monkey, about making and editing hit comedy series. And available for the first time on HD and Blu-ray, watch for the restored re-release of Trekkies on May 24, 2022 by Shout! Factory.
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