Glen Owen

Writer/Director

After graduating from The Univ. of Georgia (where he also played on the Bulldogs S.E.C. Championship basketball team), Owen moved to Atlanta to pursue his filmmaking dreams. He soon began working at Turner Broadcasting, where he climbed the ranks to the role of Associate Creative Director for TNT Sports Promotion. At Turner, Owen wrote and directed award winning campaigns for the NFL and NBA, coining the phrase “Win. Or Go Home” for the NBA playoffs. 

Owen left Turner to start his own company and focus on directing national commercial and branded content projects for ad agencies and networks. Since then, he’s worked with brands like Mercedes-Benz, Mastercard, Dodge, Geico, Wild Turkey, M64, Delta Airlines, Home Depot, Johnson & Johnson, Coors, French’s, Comcast and many more. His network clients include NBC, ESPN, TNT, Cartoon Network, Discovery, Disney Channel, Nickelodeon and numerous others.

Owen directed and Exec. Produced “My Manny” (starring Elise Neal & Allana Ubach), a 40 episode Micro-Series that aired on TBS, and “Gillian in Georgia” (starring Jill Marie Jones), which aired 10 episodes on TBS.

For the past several years, Owen has been working diligently to transition from commercials into the feature and episodic worlds. He has penned several screenplays that are in development as well as numerous television series.

He directed the feature film STALKED WITHIN (co-written with his wife, Meredyth) which premiered in October of ’22 on BET & Amazon.

He directed the sports documentary COMEBACK: A MARCH MADNESS STORY, which premiered March ’24 and is now airing on MAX.

His film, SIGNING DAY (Writer/Director)– a comedy about the crazy world of college football recruiting—completed filming in early ’24 and will be released early ’25.  The movie stars Michael Mosely (Ozark; Seven Seconds); Rob Morgan (Mudbound; Just Mercy;) Academy Award winner Mira Sorvino (Mighty Aphrodite) and features cameos from NFL star Marshawn Lynch and former college football icon Brian Bosworth.

Owen is based in Atlanta, GA.