Partner/Executive Producer/Director

Executive Producer and Director of EXTREME MAKEOVER (ABC); HOUSTON MEDICAL (ABC), BODY HUMAN 2000 (CBS); THE SENIOR PROM (ABC); produced and directed documentary portions of I AM YOUR CHILD (ABC); Executive Producer of ABC dramatic pilot, PHILLY HEAT; and T.G.I.F. ALL-STAR MAGIC (ABC); Executive Producer and Director of GETTIN'OVER, an ABC reality series with Tony Danza; WE'RE EXPECTING (ABC Special); and Executive Producer of the parenting series, WHAT EVERY BABY KNOWS, (Lifetime); Producer/Director of ABC special SIEGFRIED AND ROY: The Magic, The Mystery.

In addition, worked on the Emmy Award winning prime-time medical series LIFELINE (NBC), and produced and directed the NBC action/adventure series OCEANQUEST with Al Giddings, and Executive Produced and Directed YEARBOOK (FOX reality series) and the PBS series, 3-2-1 CONTACT (Children's Television Workshop); BRIDES: A TALE OF TWO WEDDING (ABC ); AMERICA'S MISSING CHILDREN (CBS Special); BODYWATCHING (CBS); and INSIDE THE SEXES (CBS).  Also, Executive Producer and Director for the
ABC series TRACKDOWN!; the LBS special, MANHUNT; and CODE ONE, an ABC special. 

Bangert also worked on reality feature films, such as CUTTING LOOSE (a Cinema Center Production about four boys who actually sailed the South Pacific).

He has directed such stars as Jennifer Love Hewitt, Ving Rames, Julianna Margulies, Roy Scheider, Leonard Nimoy, Tony Danza, Christine Lahti, James Brolin, Peter Boyle, Siegfried and Roy, Delta Burke, Marlee Matlin, to name a few.

Among his honors and awards are 4 National Emmys, 2 Cable Ace Awards, 2 DGA Awards and a Media Access Award.