After graduating from the University of Southern California, Craig directed his first television series, Brooklyn Bridge, at the age of 26. His first feature film was The English Teacher, starring Julianne Moore, Greg Kinnear, Nathan Lane, Michael Angarano and Lily Collins. The film was released in 2013.
Craig has executive produced several series including Weeds, United States of Tara and The Larry Sanders Show. Craig has also directed over 50 series including The Big C, Nurse Jackie, Entourage, The Office, Alias, Smash, Parks and Recreation, Shameless, and Nip/Tuck.
Craig has been nominated for several Golden Globe Awards for Weeds. He has also earned multiple Emmy nominations for The Larry Sanders Show and Weeds, including a nomination for Best Director for a Comedy.
His brother is Randall Zisk who is also a television director.