Fabian Marquez

Senior Strategic Creative Director


With over 18 years’ experience

creating both scripted narrative and documentary content, Fabian brings a storyteller’s perspective to everything he does. For the last 10 years at Centerline, he has written, directed and creative directed hundreds of animations, videos, customer reference pieces and other forms of branded content for many of the agency’s Fortune 50 clients, including IBM.

In addition to his role as Senior Creative Director, Fabian is an Executive Producer on the NBCUniversal series Spides (SyFy). He has also written adaptations of The Tenth Justice (for Fox 2000) and OldBoy (for Universal Pictures). Previous credits include Better Luck Tomorrow (Paramount Pictures, MTV Films), and the Academy Award-nominated short film, Johnny Flynton.

Hometown

Los Angeles

Biggest Influence

The Lost Generation, French New Wave, American New Wave​, Stanley Kubrick, Led Zeppelin, 80s Video Games, James L. Brooks, Phillip K. Dick, Gnocchi, John Williams

Triangle Go-To Spot

Stanbury, Mateo Bar de Tapas, KoKyu Na'Mean, Royale, NCMA, Dashi, Rue Cler, Fiction Kitchen, Fullsteam, Bond Brothers, Father and Sons, Durham Farmer's Market

Proudest Career Moment

At the Sundance Film Festival where my first produced screenplay, "Better Luck Tomorrow," stirred controversy, was defended by Roger Ebert in a shouting match, and sold to MTV Films for theatrical distribution.

Favorite Centerline Work

The IBM CHQ video wall content, the Netezza "Dominoes" video, and the infamous Coldplay event opener.