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Originally from Georgia; As an actor, Gary is credited with over 80 film, TV, and commercial appearances, including The Spectacular Now, Identity Thief, Ride Along, and Zombie Apocalypse, as well as notable performances in TV's Burn Notice, Resurrection, Parks and Recreation, The Office, and Monk, among others. (IMDB Link)
On the other side of the camera, Gary has written over 15 feature screenplays, produced many of them, and has won over 35 awards for his work. His recent feature Deadland won 16 of those, and was released nationwide and in five countries. His comedy festival-darlings 29 Reasons to Run and Clones Gone Wild were also big winners and played at over 75 festivals. He recently produced the feature drama Meth Head that released in 2014.
His love for film festivals led him to start one of his own, along with fellow actor/writer Chad Mathews, and "The Hill Country Film Festival" is now in its 6th year, and boasts some of the best indie films in the country.
- Gary Weeks is one of seventeen actors from the TV series Under the Dome to have a role on The Walking Dead.