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Cort Hessler


Cort Hessler was born on May 11, 1969 in Buffalo, New York, USA. He is known for his work on Guiding Light (1952), I Am Legend (2007) and The Departed (2006). He has been married to Dawn Barkan since November 15, 2003. See full bio »
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Guiding Light
Guiding Light Stunts
(1972-2009)
I Am Legend
I Am Legend Stunts
(2007)
The Departed
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(2006)

Filmography

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 2017 The Good Fight (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode) (filming)
- Episode #1.1 (2017) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2017 Zombies vs. Joe Alien (stunt coordinator) (completed)
 2017 Z: The Beginning of Everything (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 9 episodes)
- Quicksand (2017) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Playing House (2017) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Where There Are Friends, There Are Riches (2017) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Lights! Camera! Fitzgerald! (2017) ... (stunt coordinator)
- The It Girl (2017) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2017 Sneaky Pete (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 9 episodes)
- The Turn (2017) ... (stunt coordinator)
- The Roll Over (2017) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Lieutenant Bernhardt (2017) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Coyote Is Always Hungry (2017) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Sam (2017) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2013-2016 The Blacklist (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 75 episodes)
- Dr. Adrian Shaw (No. 98): Conclusion (2016) ... (stunt coordinator - as Cort L. Hessler III)
- Dr. Adrian Shaw (No. 98) (2016) ... (stunt coordinator - as Cort L. Hessler III)
- The Thrushes (No. 53) (2016) ... (stunt coordinator - as Cort L. Hessler III)
- The Lindquist Concern (No. 105) (2016) ... (stunt coordinator - as Cort L. Hessler III)
- Gaia (No. 81) (2016) ... (stunt coordinator - as Cort L. Hessler III)
 2016 Doctor Strange (stunt driver)
 2016 Bull (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode)
- The Necklace (2016) ... (stunt coordinator - as Cort Hessler III)
 2016 The Night Of (TV Mini-Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode)
- The Beach (2016) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2009-2016 Royal Pains (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 72 episodes)
- Stranger Danger (2016) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Lending a Shoulder (2015) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Lama Trauma (2015) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Secret Asian Man (2015) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Voices Carry (2015) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2016 Nicki (TV Series) (stunt coordinator)
 2009-2015 The Good Wife (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 100 episodes)
- KSR (2015) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Discovery (2015) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Restraint (2015) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Driven (2015) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Lies (2015) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2015 Happyish (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 9 episodes)
- Starring Helen Keller, Moses and Lenny Bruce (2015) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2014 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (stunt driver - uncredited) / (stunts)
 2014 House of Cards (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode)
- Chapter 18 (2014) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2013 The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (stunt driver - uncredited)
 2011-2013 Unforgettable (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 22 episodes)
- Line Up or Shut Up (2013) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Incognito (2013) ... (stunt coordinator - uncredited)
- Bigtime (2013) ... (stunt coordinator - uncredited)
- Allegiances (2012) ... (stunt coordinator)
- The Comeback (2012) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2010-2013 The Glades (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 2 episodes)
- Tin Cup (2013) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Bird in the Hand (2010) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2013 Zero Hour (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 4 episodes)
- Suspension (2013) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Chain (2013) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Pendulum (2013) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Face (2013) ... (stunt coordinator - uncredited)
 2013/I Now You See Me (stunt driver - uncredited)
 2010-2013 Blue Bloods (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 66 episodes)
- This Way Out (2013) ... (stunt coordinator)
- The Bitter End (2013) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Devil's Breath (2013) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Ends and Means (2013) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Loss of Faith (2013) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2013 Banshee (TV Series) (stunts - 2 episodes)
- The Kindred (2013) ... (stunts - as Cort Hessler III)
- Pilot (2013) ... (stunts - as Cort Hessler III)
 2013 Secret Lives of Husbands and Wives (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator)
 2012 Premium Rush (stunts - as Cort Hessler III)
 2012 The Dictator (utility stunts - uncredited)
 2011 Tower Heist (stunt driver - uncredited)
 2011/I Margaret (stunts)
 2011/I Arthur (stunts - uncredited)
 2011 The Adjustment Bureau (stunt driver - uncredited)
 2010 Morning Glory (stunts)
 2010 All Good Things (stunts - as Cort L. Hessler)
  Boardwalk Empire (TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode, 2010) (marine stunt coordinator - 1 episode, 2010)
- Broadway Limited (2010) ... (stunts - uncredited)
- Boardwalk Empire (2010) ... (marine stunt coordinator)
 2010 Burn Notice (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 12 episodes)
- Guilty as Charged (2010) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Blind Spot (2010) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Hard Times (2010) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Center of the Storm (2010) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Where There's Smoke (2010) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2010 The Other Guys (stunts - uncredited)
 2010 Salt (stunts)
 2010 Bereavement (stunt coordinator)
 2010 Southland (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 6 episodes)
- Maximum Deployment (2010) ... (stunt coordinator)
- What Makes Sammy Run? (2010) ... (stunt coordinator)
- The Runner (2010) ... (stunt coordinator)
- U-Boat (2010) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Butch & Sundance (2010) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2010 How to Make It in America (TV Series) (stunt driver - 1 episode)
- Never Say Die (2010) ... (stunt driver - uncredited)
 2010/I The Bounty Hunter (stunts - uncredited)
 2010 Justified (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 2010)
 2010 Cop Out (stunt coordinator: second unit - uncredited) / (stunts)
 2010 When in Rome (stunts - as Cort L. Hessler III)
 2010 Sensual (stunts)
 2009 Washington Field (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator)
 2009 Numb3rs (TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode)
- Dreamland (2009) ... (stunts)
 2009 Surrogates (additional stunt coordinator: stunts)
 2009 Law Abiding Citizen (stunt driver)
 1972-2009 Guiding Light (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1,407 episodes)
- Episode #1.15762 (2009) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Episode #1.15761 (2009) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Episode #1.15760 (2009) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Episode #1.15759 (2009) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Episode #1.15758 (2009) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2009 Kings (TV Series) (stunts - 1 episode)
- The New King: Part One (2009) ... (stunts - uncredited)
 2009 Rescue Me (TV Series) (stunt driver - 3 episodes)
- Disease (2009) ... (stunt driver)
- Iceman (2009) ... (stunt driver)
- Perspective (2009) ... (stunt driver)
 2009 The Unusuals (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 10 episodes)
- The E.I.D. (2009) ... (stunt coordinator - as Cort Hessler III)
- The Apology Line (2009) ... (stunt coordinator - as Cort Hessler III)
- The Dentist (2009) ... (stunt coordinator - as Cort Hessler III)
- The Tape Delay (2009) ... (stunt coordinator - as Cort Hessler III)
- The Circle Line (2009) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2009 The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 (stunt driver)
  Fringe (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 2 episodes, 2009) (stunts - 1 episode, 2009)
- Bad Dreams (2009) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Unleashed (2009) ... (stunt coordinator)
- The Transformation (2009) ... (stunts)
 2007-2009 Damages (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 11 episodes)
- I Knew You Were a Pig (2009) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Burn It, Shred It, I Don't Care. (2009) ... (stunt coordinator - as Cort Hessler III)
- I Lied, Too. (2009) ... (stunt coordinator - as Cort Hessler III)
- There's No 'We' Anymore (2007) ... (stunt coordinator - as Cort Hessler III)
- Sort of Like a Family (2007) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2009 Four Single Fathers (stunt coordinator)
 2008 Marley & Me (stunt driver)
 2008 Ugly Betty (TV Series) (stunt driver - 1 episode)
- Ugly Berry (2008) ... (stunt driver)
 2008 Life on Mars (TV Series) (stunt driver - 2 episodes)
- The Real Adventures of the Unreal Sam Tyler (2008) ... (stunt driver - uncredited)
- Out Here in the Fields (2008) ... (stunt driver - uncredited)
 2008 Body of Lies (stunts)
 2005-2008 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 5 episodes)
- Confession (2008) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Trials (2008) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Haystack (2007) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Alien (2005) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Strain (2005) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2008 Pride and Glory (stunt driver)
 2008 Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist (stunt coordinator - as Cort L. Hessler III)
 2008 Burn After Reading (stunts)
 2008 Life on Mars (TV Movie) (stunt driver)
 2008 Wanted (stunt driver)
 2008 You Don't Mess with the Zohan (stunts - uncredited)
 2008 College Road Trip (stunt driver)
 2008 Step Up 2: The Streets (stunt coordinator)
 2008/I Quid Pro Quo (stunt coordinator)
 2008 The Wackness (stunt coordinator)
 2007 I Am Legend (marine stunt coordinator) / (co-stunt coordinator)
 2007 Bones (TV Series) (stunt double - 5 episodes)
- Boy in the Time Capsule (2007) ... (stunt double - uncredited)
- Intern in the Incinerator (2007) ... (stunt double - uncredited)
- The Secret in the Soil (2007) ... (stunt double - uncredited)
- Death in the Saddle (2007) ... (stunt double - uncredited)
- Soccer Mom in the Mini-Van (2007) ... (stunt double - uncredited)
 2007 Enchanted (stunt driver)
 2007 Gone Baby Gone (stunt coordinator)
 2007 The Kill Point (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 8 episodes)
- The Devil's Zoo (2007) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Rabbit at Unrest (2007) ... (stunt coordinator - as Cort L. Hessler)
- The Great Ape Escape (2007) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Visiting Hours (2007) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Pro Patria (2007) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2007/I The Invasion (stunt performer)
 2007 The Bourne Ultimatum (stunt performer: US - as Cort Hessler III)
 2007 We Own the Night (stunt driver)
 2007 The Black Donnellys (TV Series) (stunt driver - 2 episodes)
- Easy Is the Way (2007) ... (stunt driver - uncredited)
- Pilot (2007) ... (stunt driver - uncredited)
 2007 Traveler (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2007) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2006-2007 Smith (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 7 episodes)
- Seven (2007) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Six (2007) ... (stunt coordinator - as Cort Hessler III)
- Five (2007) ... (stunt coordinator - as Cort Hessler III)
- Four (2007) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Three (2006) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2007 Breach (stunt coordinator: US)
 2007 The L Word (TV Series) (stunt driver - 1 episode)
- Legend in the Making (2007) ... (stunt driver)
 2006 The Ex (stunt double - as Cort Hessler III)
 2001-2006 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series) (stunts - 2 episodes)
- Weeping Willow (2006) ... (stunts)
- One (2001) ... (stunts - uncredited)
 2006 The Departed (stunts)
 2006 Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus (stunt coordinator - as Cort Hessler III)
 2006 World Trade Center (stunt driver)
 2006 Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (stunt driver - uncredited)
 2006 Miami Vice (stunt driver)
 2006 My Super Ex-Girlfriend (stunt driver)
 2006 Brotherhood (TV Series) (stunt double)
 2005-2006 Law & Order (TV Series) (stunts - 2 episodes)
- Kingmaker (2006) ... (stunts)
- Locomotion (2005) ... (stunts)
 2006 The Sopranos (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode)
- Join the Club (2006) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2006 Conviction (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 1 episode)
- Breakup (2006) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2006 Failure to Launch (marine stunt coordinator - uncredited) / (stunts)
 2006 16 Blocks (stunt coordinator: New York)
 2006 Freedomland (stunts)
 2005 Rent (stunt driver - uncredited)
 2005 Without a Trace (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 2 episodes)
- Showdown (2005) ... (stunt coordinator - uncredited)
- End Game (2005) ... (stunt coordinator: New York - uncredited)
 2005/I Stay (stunts - as Cort L. Hessler III)
 2005 Into the Fire (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator)
 2005 Jesus, Mary and Joey (stunt double)
 2005 Transporter 2 (stunt player)
 2005 War of the Worlds (stunts)
 2003-2005 ER (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 5 episodes)
- The Show Must Go On (2005) ... (stunt coordinator)
- One for the Road (2004) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Drive (2004) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Midnight (2004) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Now What? (2003) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2000-2005 Third Watch (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 109 episodes)
- Goodbye to Camelot (2005) ... (stunt coordinator)
- End of Tour (2005) ... (stunt coordinator)
- How Do You Spell Belief? (2005) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Welcome Home (2005) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Too Little, Too Late (2005) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2005 The Interpreter (stunt driver - uncredited)
 2005 Jonny Zero (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 3 episodes)
- Bounty (2005) ... (stunt coordinator)
- No Good Deed (2005) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Pilot (2005) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2004/I Taxi (stunt driver)
 2004 Clubhouse (TV Series) (stunts)
 2004 CSI: NY (TV Series) (stunt coordinator: New York)
 2004 Ladder 49 (stunt performer)
 2004 Medical Investigation (TV Series) (stunt coordinator: New York Unit)
 2004 She Hate Me (stunt driver)
 2004 Spider-Man 2 (stunt driver - uncredited)
 2004 The Jury (TV Series) (stunts)
 2004 13 Going on 30 (stunt driver)
 2004 Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (stunt player - as Cort Hessler III)
 2003 Extreme Makeover: Home Edition (TV Series) (stunts)
 2003 Death of a Dynasty (stunts)
 2001-2003 Oz (TV Series) (stunts - 7 episodes)
- A Day in the Death... (2003) ... (stunts)
- A Failure to Communicate (2003) ... (stunts)
- Impotence (2002) ... (stunts)
- Variety (2002) ... (stunts)
- Next Stop, Valhalla (2002) ... (stunts)
 2003 The Hebrew Hammer (stunt double)
 2002 Recipe for Disaster (TV Movie) (stunt double)
 2002 In America (stunts - as Cort Hessler III)
 2002 City by the Sea (stunts)
 2002 I'm with Lucy (stunt coordinator: day play)
 2002 Stuart Little 2 (stunts)
 2002 Men in Black II (stunts - uncredited)
 2002 Bad Company (utility stunts)
 2001 The Shaft (stunts)
 2001 Chosen (Short) (stunt coordinator)
 2001 Hannibal (stunts - as Cort L. Hessler III)
 2001 Madison (water safety)
 2000 Finding Forrester (stunts - uncredited)
 2000/I The Watcher (stunt coordinator - as Cort Hessler III)
 2000 Young Americans (TV Series) (stunt coordinator - 8 episodes)
- Will Bella Scout Her Mom? (2000) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Free Will (2000) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Gone (2000) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Winning Isn't Everything (2000) ... (stunt coordinator)
- Cinderbella (2000) ... (stunt coordinator)
 2000 The Disciples (TV Movie) (assistant stunt coordinator)
 2000 The Crew (stunts - as Cort Hessler III)
 2000 The Beat (TV Series) (stunts)
 1999 Absence of the Good (TV Movie) (stunts - as Cort L. Hessler III)
 1999 Instinct (stunts - uncredited)
 1995-1999 Unsolved Mysteries (TV Series documentary) (stunts - 10 episodes)
- Episode #11.4 (1999) ... (stunts)
- Episode #10.5 (1998) ... (stunts)
- Episode #9.17 (1997) ... (stunts)
- Episode #9.15 (1997) ... (stunts)
- Episode #9.10 (1997) ... (stunts)
 1999 Resurrection (stunts)
 1999/II The Contract (stunt coordinator)
 1998 Ghost of a Chance (TV Movie) (stunts)
  Sins of the City (TV Series) (lead stunt double - 9 episodes, 1998) (stunt coordinator - 9 episodes, 1998)
- Rave On (1998) ... (lead stunt double) / (stunt coordinator)
- Bad X-Rays (1998) ... (lead stunt double) / (stunt coordinator)
- The Hurt Business (1998) ... (lead stunt double) / (stunt coordinator)
- Quarry (1998) ... (lead stunt double) / (stunt coordinator)
- Blind Eye for Hire (1998) ... (lead stunt double) / (stunt coordinator)
 1998 Route 9 (TV Movie) (stunts)
 1998 Maximum Bob (TV Series) (stunts - 7 episodes)
- Once Bitten... (1998) ... (stunts)
- Dead Babe Walking (1998) ... (stunts)
- Good Dog Karl (1998) ... (stunts)
- A Little Tail (1998) ... (stunts)
- Bay of Big's (1998) ... (stunts)
 1998 Scar City (stunt coordinator - as Cort Hessler III)
 1998 Wild Things (stunt player - as Court Hessler III)
 1998 Rough Draft (stunts)
 1997 Sub Down (Video) (stunts)
 1997 A Life Less Ordinary (stunts)
 1997 Plato's Run (Video) (stunts)
 1997 Dying to Belong (TV Movie) (stunts)
 1996 Barefoot in Paradise (TV Series) (stunts)
 1996 Blood and Wine (stunts)
 1996 Striptease (stunts - as Cort L. Hessler III)
  SeaQuest 2032 (TV Series) (stunt double - 34 episodes, 1994 - 1996) (stunts - 1 episode, 1993)
- Weapons of War (1996) ... (stunt double)
- Reunion (1996) ... (stunt double)
- Brainlock (1996) ... (stunt double)
- Second Chance (1995) ... (stunt double - uncredited)
- Good Soldiers (1995) ... (stunt double)
 1996 The Substitute (stunts)
 1996 The Birdcage (stunts - uncredited)
 1996 Two Much (stunts)
 1994 One Life to Live (TV Movie) (stunt coordinator - 2002)
 1994 Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (stunt driver - uncredited)
 1994 Fortune Hunter (TV Series) (stunts - 14 episodes)
- The Cursed Dagger (1994) ... (stunts)
- The Alpha Team (1994) ... (stunts)
- Countdown (1994) ... (stunts)
- Body Count (1994) ... (stunts)
- Red Alert (1994) ... (stunts)
 1993 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series) (stunts - 2005)
 1991-1992 Superboy (TV Series) (stunts - 9 episodes)
- Rites of Passage: Part 2 (1992) ... (stunts)
- Rites of Passage: Part 1 (1992) ... (stunts)
- Cat and Mouse (1992) ... (stunts)
- Who Is Superboy? (1992) ... (stunts)
- Threesome: Part 2 (1992) ... (stunts)
 1991-1992 Super Force (TV Series) (stunts - 7 episodes)
- The Viral Staircase: Part 1 (1992) ... (stunts)
- Made for Each Other: Part 1 (1991) ... (stunts)
- Hank's Back: Part 1 (1991) ... (stunts)
- Instant Karma (1991) ... (stunts)
- Come Under the Way: Part 2 (1991) ... (stunts - uncredited)
 1988 America's Most Wanted: America Fights Back (TV Series documentary) (stunt coordinator)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Completed a world record long distance boat jump for the TV Show "Daredevils Live"on Fox (1998) See more »

Alternate Names:

Cort L. Hessler III | Cort Hessler III | Court Hessler III | Cort L. Hessler

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Trivia:

Always wearing a hat.

Nickname:

Corky

Star Sign:

Taurus

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