Arthur W. Forney

Arthur W. Forney, executive producer of all of Wolf Films' NBC series, heads all of Wolf Films post-production activities on all of the company's programming, including the history-making "Law & Order"-branded series ("Law & Order," "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," "Law & Order: Criminal Intent" and "Law & Order: Los Angeles") as well as Wolf Films' hit Chicago-based series ("Chicago Fire," "Chicago P.D." and "Chicago Med"). He also serves as executive producer for anthology series "Law & Order: True Crime," which centers on the Menendez Brothers murders for its first installment.

Forney is also a talented director and has directed numerous episodes of the "Law & Order" branded and Chicago-based series.

A 25-year industry veteran, Forney began his career in post-production at Warner Bros.
Working on independent films throughout the years, Forney landed at Universal where he served as an editor on the hit CBS series "Magnum, P.I." and joined Wolf Films in 1987, working as an editor with Dick Wolf on "Gideon Oliver," "Cristine Cromwell," "Nasty Boys," and "Law & Order" (which premiered on NBC in 1990).

Forney began directing in 1994 and has since directed more than 20 episodes of Wolf Films series, including "New York Undercover," "Law & Order," "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," "Law & Order: Criminal Intent," "Chicago Fire" and "Chicago PD."

Forney is a member of A.C.E. (American Cinema Editors), the Director's Guild of America and the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.

Known For

Credits

Crew Credits

FBI (2018)
Show crew as Executive Producer
  • Episode 1x01: Pilot (Sep 25, 2018)
Law & Order True Crime (2017)
Show crew as Executive Producer
Chicago Justice (2017)
Show crew as Executive Producer (13 episodes)
Chicago Med (2015)
Show crew as Executive Producer (61 episodes)
Episode crew as Director
Chicago P.D. (2014)
Show crew as Executive Producer (64 episodes)
Show crew as Co-Executive Producer (3 episodes)
Episode crew as Director (2 episodes)
Chicago Fire (2012)
Show crew as Executive Producer (61 episodes)
Show crew as Co-Executive Producer (4 episodes)
Episode crew as Director (3 episodes)
Law & Order: LA (2010)
Show crew as Co-Executive Producer
Conviction (2006)
Show crew as Co-Executive Producer
L.A. Dragnet (2003)
Show crew as Co-Executive Producer (22 episodes)
Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001)
Show crew as Co-Executive Producer
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)
Show crew as Co-Executive Producer (3 episodes)
Show crew as Executive Producer (33 episodes)
Episode crew as Director (18 episodes)
Millennium (1996)
Episode crew as Director
Law & Order (1990)
Show crew as Co-Executive Producer
Show crew as Supervising Producer
Show crew as Co-Producer
Show crew as Associate Producer
Law & Order: Hate Crimes ()
Show crew as Executive Producer