Justin Falvey serves as an executive producer for NBC's new musical drama "Smash."
Falvey is the co-president of DreamWorks Television, the television production arm of DreamWorks, overseeing all series development and long-form programming for the company.
In July 2011, DreamWorks Television's seventh and final season of "Rescue Me," starring Denis Leary, was broadcast. Currently in production on its second season, Falvey executive produces the highly rated alien invasion series "Falling Skies," based on an original idea by Steven Spielberg and written by Robert Rodat ("Saving Private Ryan") and starring Noah Wyle.
For Showtime, Falvey executive produces "The United States of Tara," based on an idea by Spielberg and written by Diablo Cody ("Juno"). In September 2011, Fox premiered "Terra Nova," which is executive produced by Falvey, the producers of "24," Chernin Entertainment and Spielberg. For ABC, Falvey is executive producing the genre-thriller drama series "The River," with Oren Peli ("Paranormal Activity"). Furthermore, Falvey developed the Showtime series "The Borgias," starring Jeremy Irons, which is currently in production on its second season.
In the long-form arena, Falvey is developing Stephen King's New York Times best-selling novel "Under the Dome" for Showtime, with Spielberg attached as an executive producer.
During his 16-year tenure at the studio, Falvey executive produced NBC's drama series "Las Vegas" for five seasons, and oversaw the development and current programming of "Spin City," NBC's "Freaks and Geeks," "The Job," and "Undeclared." Falvey also served as a co-executive producer on HBO's epic limited series "Into the West," from executive producer Steven Spielberg, which became the most Emmy Award-nominated program of the year with 16 nomination. It also received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television.