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Jim Goldthwait

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Is an older brother of comedian-director Bobcat Goldthwait.

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Known For

L.A. Confidential
L.A. Confidential Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1997)
Dude, Where's My Car?
Dude, Where's My Car? Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2000)
Sphere
Sphere Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1998)
Six Days Seven Nights
Six Days Seven Nights Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1998)

Filmography

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 2017 When We Rise (TV Mini-Series) (first assistant director - 6 episodes) (post-production)
- Episode #1.6 (2017) ... (first assistant director: San Francisco Unit)
- Episode #1.5 (2017) ... (first assistant director: San Francisco Unit)
- Episode #1.4 (2017) ... (first assistant director: San Francisco Unit)
- Episode #1.3 (2017) ... (first assistant director: San Francisco Unit)
- Episode #1.7 (2017) ... (first assistant director: San Francisco Unit)
 2015-2016 Code Black (TV Series) (first assistant director - 9 episodes)
- Blood Sport (2016) ... (first assistant director)
- Hail Mary (2016) ... (first assistant director)
- The Fifth Stage (2016) ... (first assistant director)
- The Fog of War (2016) ... (first assistant director)
- Cardiac Support (2015) ... (first assistant director)
 2014-2015 Shameless (TV Series) (first assistant director - 4 episodes)
- A Night to Remem-- Wait, What? (2015) ... (first assistant director)
- I'm the Liver (2015) ... (first assistant director)
- Lazarus (2014) ... (first assistant director)
- Liver, I Hardly Know Her (2014) ... (first assistant director)
 2014 Manhattan (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- The Prisoner's Dilemma (2014) ... (first assistant director)
- You Always Hurt the One You Love (2014) ... (first assistant director)
 2014 Miss Meadows (first assistant director)
 2014 Intelligence (TV Series) (first assistant director - 3 episodes)
- The Event Horizon (2014) ... (first assistant director)
- The Grey Hat (2014) ... (first assistant director)
- Athens (2014) ... (first assistant director)
 2013 Melissa & Joey (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- Toxic Parents (2013) ... (first assistant director)
- Works for Me (2013) ... (first assistant director)
 2007-2013 Private Practice (TV Series) (first assistant director - 57 episodes)
- In Which We Say Goodbye (2013) ... (first assistant director)
- Good Fries Are Hard to Come By (2013) ... (first assistant director)
- The World According to Jake (2012) ... (first assistant director)
- The Next Episode (2012) ... (first assistant director)
- Good Grief (2012) ... (first assistant director)
 2011 God Bless America (first assistant director)
 2009 Inside the Box (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 2008/I Nothing But the Truth (first assistant director: Los Angeles)
 2008 Lost (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Cabin Fever (2008) ... (first assistant director)
 2007 Drive (TV Mini-Series) (first assistant director - 3 episodes)
- The Extra Mile (2007) ... (first assistant director)
- Let the Games Begin (2007) ... (first assistant director)
- The Starting Line (2007) ... (first assistant director)
 2007 The Untitled Rob Roy Thomas Project (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 2006 Sleeper Cell (TV Series) (first assistant director - 4 episodes)
- School (2006) ... (first assistant director)
- Reunion (2006) ... (first assistant director)
- Faith (2006) ... (first assistant director)
- Al-Baqara (2006) ... (first assistant director)
 2006 Grey's Anatomy: Complications of the Heart (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 2006 Grey's Anatomy: Straight to the Heart (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 2006 Misconceptions (TV Series) (first assistant director - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 ... (first assistant director)
- The Courtship of Eddie's Daughter ... (first assistant director)
- Amanda Gone Wild ... (first assistant director)
- Family Outing ... (first assistant director)
- Dial E for Eddie ... (first assistant director)
 2006 Surrender, Dorothy (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
  Wanted (TV Series) (first assistant director - 5 episodes, 2005) (second assistant director - 1 episode, 2005)
- The Last Temptation (2005) ... (first assistant director)
- Shoot to Thrill (2005) ... (first assistant director)
- Lips Are Lips (2005) ... (first assistant director)
- The Promise of Darkness (2005) ... (first assistant director)
- Rubbing One Out (2005) ... (first assistant director)
 2005 Lovewrecked (second assistant director)
 2005 Grey's Anatomy (TV Series) (second assistant director - 9 episodes)
- Bring the Pain (2005) ... (second assistant director)
- Deny, Deny, Deny (2005) ... (second assistant director)
- Make Me Lose Control (2005) ... (second assistant director)
- Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head (2005) ... (second assistant director)
- Who's Zoomin' Who? (2005) ... (second assistant director)
 2005 Genetically Challenged (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 2003 Secret Santa (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 2003 Line of Fire (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2004) / (second assistant director - 2003-2004)
 2003 Windy City Heat (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 2002 Stealing Harvard (assistant director)
 1999-2002 Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (TV Series) (second assistant director - 47 episodes)
- Driving Mr. Goodman (2002) ... (second assistant director)
- The Competition (2002) ... (second assistant director)
- Sabrina and the Kiss (2002) ... (second assistant director)
- Time After Time (2002) ... (second assistant director)
- The Arrangement (2002) ... (second assistant director)
 2002 Baby Bob (TV Series) (first assistant director)
 2000 Dude, Where's My Car? (second assistant director)
 2000 Tucker (TV Series) (second assistant director)
 1999 Anya's Bell (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 1999 Drive Me Crazy (second assistant director)
 1999 The Hunley (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 1998 Six Days Seven Nights (second assistant director - as James J. Goldthwait)
 1998 Goodbye Lover (second second assistant director)
 1998 Sphere (second assistant director)
 1997 Star Kid (second assistant director)
 1997 L.A. Confidential (second assistant director)
 1996 Murder One (TV Series) (second second assistant director - 2 episodes)
- Chapter Twenty-Two (1996) ... (second second assistant director)
- Chapter Twenty-One (1996) ... (second second assistant director)
 1996 The Little Death (second assistant director)
 1996 Bottle Rocket (first assistant director)
 1996 Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood (first assistant director: second unit)
 1995 Frank & Jesse (second assistant director)
 1995 The Babysitter (first assistant director)
 1995 True Crime (Video) (first assistant director)
 1995 Nothing But the Truth (TV Movie) (first assistant director: second unit)
 1994 A Part of the Family (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 1994 Street Corner Kids (second second assistant director)
 1994 Sioux City (first assistant director)
 1994 Dangerous Touch (second assistant director)
 1993 Full Eclipse (TV Movie) (additional second assistant director: second unit)
 1993 Mi vida loca (second assistant director)
 1992 Bad Channels (Video) (second assistant director: second unit)
 1992 Seedpeople (second assistant director: second unit)
 1992 Gas, Food Lodging (second second assistant director)
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Alternate Names:

James J. Goldthwait
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Trivia:

Is an older brother of comedian-director Bobcat Goldthwait.

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