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Dean Eilertson

Dean Eilertson was born on January 30, 1955 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada as Joseph Dean Eilertson. He is known for his work on The Revenant (2015), Godzilla (2014) and X-Men 2 (2003). See full bio »

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The Revenant
The Revenant Art Department
Godzilla Art Department
X-Men 2
X-Men 2 Art Department
Rise of the Planet of the Apes


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 2018 Maze Runner: The Death Cure (property master) (announced)
 2017 Wonder (property master) (post-production)
 2016 Second Chance (TV Series) (property master - 10 episodes)
- Gelassenheit (2016) ... (property master)
- Geworfenheit (2016) ... (property master)
- May Old Acquaintance Be Forgot (2016) ... (property master)
- That Time in the Car (2016) ... (property master)
 2015 The Revenant (property master) / (property master: Supervising)
 2015 Tomorrowland (prop master: Canada)
 2014 Godzilla (property master) / (supervising prop master)
 2013 Metallica Through the Never (property master)
 2013 Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (supervising prop master)
 2012 The Company You Keep (property master)
 2011 Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (prop master: Canada)
 2011 Rise of the Planet of the Apes (property master)
 2010 Charlie St. Cloud (property master)
 2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine (property master: additional photography)
 2008 The Andromeda Strain (TV Mini-Series) (property master - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (2008) ... (property master)
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... (property master)
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... (property master)
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... (property master)
 2007/I Shooter (property master)
 2006 X-Men: The Last Stand (property master: second unit)
 2006 Firewall (property master)
 2005 Neverwas (property master)
 2004 Catwoman (property master: second unit)
 2004 I, Robot (supervising property master)
 2003 X-Men 2 (property master: second unit)
 2003 The Core (property master)
 2002 Door to Door (TV Movie) (property master)
 2002 Life or Something Like It (property master)
 2001 Thir13en Ghosts (property master)
 2001/I The Pledge (property master)
 2000 Get Carter (property master)
 2000 Reindeer Games (property master)
 1999 The Jack Bull (TV Movie) (property master)
 1999 Strange World (TV Series) (property master - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1999) ... (property master)
 1999 You Know My Name (TV Movie) (property master)
 1998 Nick Fury: Agent of Shield (TV Movie) (property master - as J. Dean Eilertson)
 1998 Three (TV Series) (property master)
 1998 Deep Rising (assistant property master)
 1998 Firestorm (property master)
 1997 Perfect Body (TV Movie) (property master)
 1996 Poltergeist: The Legacy (TV Series) (assistant property master - pilot episode)
 1996 Profit (TV Series) (assistant property master - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1996) ... (assistant property master - uncredited)
 1996 The Sentinel (TV Series) (property master - 1 episode)
- The Switchman (1996) ... (property master)
 1996 Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco (assistant props)
 1995 Crying Freeman (assistant props)
 1995 Dolores Claiborne (assistant property master)
 1994 Nowhere to Hide (TV Movie) (assistant property master)
 1994 Timecop (assistant props)
 1994 Betrayal of Trust (TV Movie) (property master)
 1993 Heaven & Earth (assistant props: Thailand)
 1993 Alive (assistant property master)
 1993 Arctic Blue (property master)
 1992 The Comrades of Summer (TV Movie) (assistant property master)
 1991 K2 (props assistant)
 1990 Sentinel (TV Series) (property master - pilot episode)
 1990 Bird on a Wire (set dresser - uncredited)
 1989 Kingsgate (assistant property master)
 1989 The Fly II (set dresser)
 1989 Bordertown (TV Series) (assistant property master)
 1987 Airwolf (TV Series) (property master - 13 episodes)
- Poppy Chain (1987) ... (property master)
- The Golden One (1987) ... (property master)
- On the Double (1987) ... (property master)
- The Key (1987) ... (property master)
- Flowers of the Mountain (1987) ... (property master)
 1986 Half a Lifetime (TV Movie) (construction coordinator)
 1986 One Police Plaza (TV Movie) (construction coordinator)
 1986 Morning Man (construction coordinator)
 1986 Taming of the Demons (construction coordinator)
 1986 Pouvoir intime (armoured truck fabricator - uncredited)
 1985 MacGyver (TV Series) (set dresser - 1987)
 1985 In Like Flynn (TV Movie) (construction coordinator - uncredited)
 1985 Breaking All the Rules (art department coordinator)
 1984 Covergirl (construction coordinator)
 1983 Cook & Peary: The Race to the Pole (TV Movie) (construction coordinator)
 1983 For Those I Loved (chief carpenter) / (construction coordinator)
 1983 Joy (lead man)
 1981 Comics (construction coordinator)
 1981 Tulips (lead man)
 1980 Pick-up Summer (lead man)
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Alternate Names:

J. Dean Eilertson | Dean Eillertson


6' 2" (1.88 m)

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As a props person we are supposed to be the masters of illusion and not reality. That is the deciding factor you must face when dealing with a question concerning safety.



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