George T. Nierenberg is an acclaimed Director and Producer whose career has spanned the worlds of independent features, network & cable television and corporate productions. His award-winning documentary, SAY AMEN, SOMEBODY (1982), theatrically released by MGM, made stars of longtime gospel singers like the late Thomas A. Dorsey, who is affectionately known as the father of gospel music; and the late Mother Willie Mae Ford Smith, one of gospel’s pioneering female ministers and performers; as well as a mentor to young singers.
George is also President at GTN Creative & GTN Pictures. George is known for his ability to create visually strong stories that bring out the humanity of their subjects; and reach audiences on an emotional level. His work has been described as unique, creative and focused. Throughout his acclaimed career Nierenberg has been telling stories passionately, memorably and powerfully.