Antonio Negret

Antonio Negret

director, producer, writer

Antonio Negret was born on Feb 13, 1982 in Colombia. Antonio Negret's big-screen debut came with Towards Darkness directed by Antonio Negret in 2007.

Antonio Negret is an international filmmaker, fluent in English, Spanish, and Portuguese. He is a Summa Cum Laude graduate from the USC School of Cinema Television, with a minor from the USC School of Theatre where he was the recipient of multiple scholarships.Negret directed 'Overdrive,' starring Ana de Armas and Scott Eastwood, and distributed by Paramount. He is also an in-demand Television director, at the helm of multiple TV shows across various platforms, including 'Hightown,' 'Just Beyond,' 'Lethal Weapon,' 'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina,' 'Prodigal Son,' 'LA's Finest,' 'Arrow,' 'Magnum P.I.,' 'Riverdale,' and many more.Previously, Negret directed the action film 'Transit,' starring Jim Caviezel, executive produced by Joel Silver, and released by Warner Brothers. Negret also directed the supernatural thriller 'Seconds Apart', released by Lionsgate and named in various 'best horror' lists of that year.His first feature, "Towards Darkness," premiered in competition at the prestigious Tribeca Film Festival. It starred Emmy and Golden Globe winning actress America Ferrera. It was picked up for distribution by Peace Arch Entertainment and MGM. Subsequently, Negret's talent was recognized by The Hollywood Reporter as part of their 'Top 10 Latino Directors to watch'.Negret has lived and worked in Colombia, Brazil, Ecuador, Mexico, Panama, England, and the United States. He continues to pursue challenging and entertaining filmmaking.

  • Birthday

    Feb 13, 1982
  • Place of Birth

    Bogota, Colombia
  • Also known



2 wins & 3 nominations

Orinda Film Festival
Favorite College Short
Winner - Audience Award - Honorable Mention
Darkness Minus Twelve (2004)
St. Petersburg Message to Man Film Festival
International Competition
Winner - Jury Diploma
Darkness Minus Twelve (2004)

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