Tom Szentgyorgyi is a television producer, screenwriter, director, and playwright. He is best known as the executive producer of CBS' television crime series, The Mentalist. Other known television works include consulting producer of FOX's Lie to Me, producer of FOX's NYPD Blue, co-producer of ABC's Philly, and co-executive producers of NBC's Journeyman, ABC's The Nine, and ABC's Commander in Chief. He was also co-executive producer of the FOX miniseries, Drive.
Szentgyorgyi has also written for the stage. His plays include Dinosaur Dreams (Eugene O'Neill Theater Center) and Snow, Among the Thugs, and A Family Man (Next Theatre).