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John C. Flinn III


John C. Flinn III was born on December 28, 1944 in Los Angeles, California, USA as John Cunningham Flinn III. He is a cinematographer and director, known for Babylon 5 (1994), Jake and the Fatman (1987) and Gilmore Girls (2000). See full bio »
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Nominated for 7 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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  CSI: NY (TV Series) (1 episode, 2010) (director of photography - 5 episodes, 2010 - 2012)
- Misconceptions (2012) ... (director of photography)
- Means to an End (2011) ... (director of photography)
- Air Apparent (2011) ... (director of photography)
- Shop Till You Drop (2010) ... (director of photography)
- Hide Sight (2010) ... (director of photography)
 2012 Common Law (TV Series) (director of photography - 5 episodes)
- Role Play (2012) ... (director of photography)
- Performance Anxiety (2012) ... (director of photography)
- The Ex-Factor (2012) ... (director of photography)
- Soul Mates (2012) ... (director of photography)
- Ride-Along (2012) ... (director of photography)
 2011 Sons of Anarchy (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Family Recipe (2011)
 2009-2010 Saving Grace (TV Series) (director of photography - 14 episodes)
- Hear the Birds? (2010) ... (director of photography)
- Let's Talk (2010) ... (director of photography)
- Am I Gonna Die Today? (2009) ... (director of photography)
- Looks Like a Lesbian Attack to Me (2009) ... (director of photography)
- Popcorn (2009) ... (director of photography)
 2005-2007 Gilmore Girls (TV Series) (director of photography - 50 episodes)
- Bon Voyage (2007) ... (director of photography)
- Unto the Breach (2007) ... (director of photography)
- Lorelai? Lorelai? (2007) ... (director of photography)
- It's Just Like Riding a Bike (2007) ... (director of photography)
- Hay Bale Maze (2007) ... (director of photography)
 2004 Boston Legal (TV Series) (director of photography - 1 episode)
- A Greater Good (2004) ... (director of photography)
 2003 Hunter (TV Series)
 2003 Hunter: Back in Force (TV Movie)
  Seven Days (TV Series) (1 episode, 2000) (director of photography - 3 episodes, 1998 - 2000)
- The Backstepper's Apprentice (2000) ... (director of photography)
- The Devil and the Deep Blue Sea (2000) ... (director of photography)
- Pilot: Part 1 (1998) ... (director of photography)
 1999 D.R.E.A.M. Team (TV Movie) (as John C. Flinn)
 1999 The Dream Team (TV Series) (as John Finn II)
 1999 Babylon 5: A Call to Arms (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1994-1998 Babylon 5 (TV Series) (director of photography - 102 episodes)
- Sleeping in Light (1998) ... (director of photography)
- Objects at Rest (1998) ... (director of photography)
- Objects in Motion (1998) ... (director of photography)
- The Wheel of Fire (1998) ... (director of photography)
- The Fall of Centauri Prime (1998) ... (director of photography)
 1998 Babylon 5: Thirdspace (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1998 Babylon 5: In the Beginning (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1995 Siringo (TV Movie)
 1989-1992 Jake and the Fatman (TV Series) (director of photography - 75 episodes)
- Beautiful Dreamer (1992) ... (director of photography)
- Nightmare (1992) ... (director of photography)
- Ain't Misbehavin' (1992) ... (director of photography)
- I Can't Believe I'm Losing You (1992) ... (director of photography)
- Pennies from Heaven (1992) ... (director of photography)
 1990 The Operation (TV Movie)
 1989 Nashville Beat (TV Movie) (director of photography)
 1988 Police Story: Gladiator School (TV Movie)
 1985-1988 Magnum, P.I. (TV Series) (director of photography - 45 episodes)
- Resolutions: Part II (1988) ... (director of photography)
- Resolutions: Part I (1988) ... (director of photography)
- Pleasure Principle (1987) ... (director of photography)
- Limbo (1987) ... (director of photography)
- The People vs. Orville Wright (1987) ... (director of photography)
 1984 Paper Dolls (TV Series) (director of photography - 12 episodes)
- Episode #1.13 (1984) ... (director of photography)
- Episode #1.12 (1984) ... (director of photography)
- Episode #1.11 (1984) ... (director of photography)
- Episode #1.10 (1984) ... (director of photography)
- Episode #1.9 (1984) ... (director of photography)
 1981-1984 Hill Street Blues (TV Series) (director of photography - 41 episodes)
- Eva's Brawn (1984) ... (director of photography - as John C. Flinn III)
- Lucky Ducks (1984) ... (director of photography - as John C. Flinn III)
- Hair Apparent (1984) ... (director of photography)
- Nutcracker Suite (1984) ... (director of photography)
- The Count of Monty Tasco (1984) ... (director of photography)
 1983 I Married Wyatt Earp (TV Movie)
 1980 Desperate Voyage (TV Movie)
 1980 Roughnecks (TV Movie)
 1980 Wild Times (TV Mini-Series) (director of photography - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1980) ... (director of photography)
- Episode #1.1 (1980) ... (director of photography)
 1979 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series) (director of photography - 3 episodes)
- Sign of the Ram (1979) ... (director of photography)
- Who Says Cops Don't Cry? (1979) ... (director of photography)
- A Lion in the Streets (1979) ... (director of photography)
 1979 The Flame Is Love (TV Movie)
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He is not only the cinematographer for Babylon 5 (1994) but has directed several episodes and played Mr. Flinn, who sued the alien in "Grail" and played the man annoying Lennier in "A Day in the Strife.". See more »

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