About Cleve

Cleve is a Line Producer and Unit Production Manager for theatrical motion pictures and television movies, series and pilots.  In 2018 Cleve produced the FALSE PROFITS television pilot for ABC. In 2017, Cleve produced the TV series KINGDOM (Season 3).

He has worked across the United States and several countries. (see Locations) For the last decade, Cleve has worked primarily on TV pilots and series, including FlashForward (pilot and series), Perception (3 seasons), Mistresses (season 1), Training Day (pilot), Wicked City (pilot & series), Devious Maids (pilot), etc.  Prior to that, the majority of Cleve's work was in feature films and movies for television.

Representation: Worldwide Production Agency 310-659-9965  (see Cleve Resume)

           Reps >>  Television - Frank Balkin  |  Features - Richard Caleel

In 2010, Cleve received DGA’s Frank Capra Award in recognition of career achievement in movies and service to the Directors Guild of America. (see DGA article)

Feature Films: Bruce AlmightyBASEketballWeekend at Bernie'sDennis the Menace Strikes AgainMr. DestinyThe Ultimate Gift, etc.

TV Movies: Hallmark HoF William Faulkner's OLD MANOn Promised Land, ABC miniseries An Inconvenient Woman, TNT epics Crazy Horse and The Broken ChainCourt-Martial of Jackie Robinson, etc.

TV Series: Kingdom (s3 DirecTV), Wicked City (CBS), Perception (TNT), Mistresses (ABC), FlashForward (ABC), The District (CBS), Earth 2 (NBC), etc.

Cleve has always been a cutting-edge early adopter.  A member of the DGA VFX/Digital Committee for many years, he also participated on an industry Virtual Production Committee and a Previsualization Committee.  Cleve has an Emmy award for VFX and is a member of the Visual Effects Society.

Experience includes all facets of production and post-production as a producer, unit production manager, post-production supervisor, and more.  Career began in live television on the crew at KTLA, while a student at UCLA.  Cleve currently serves on the DGA National Board and as chairman of the DGA AD/UPM Council West, which he also chaired from 2005 to 2010.  


DGA Frank Capra Award for career achievement in film and service to the DGA

Emmy Award for Visual Effects "Carl Sagan's COSMOS"

Humanitas Award "Wm. Faulkner's OLD MAN"