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Josh Hakian


Josh Hakian was born on November 13, 1952 in Tel Aviv, Israel. He is known for his work on Garden State (2004), Boogie Nights (1997) and Entourage (2004). See full bio »

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  Zeroville (special effects coordinator) (filming)
 2015 The Tank (special effects coordinator) (post-production)
 2015 Tooken (special effects coordinator) (post-production)
 2015 Whitney (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator) (post-production)
 2014 Broken Vows (pyrotechnician) (post-production)
 2014/II In Extremis (special effects coordinator) (post-production)
 2014 Take Flight (Short) (special effects coordinator) (post-production)
 2014 Villisca (special effects coordinator) (post-production)
 2014 The Beautiful Ones (special effects supervisor) (post-production)
 2014/I The Frontier (special effects coordinator) (post-production)
 2014 Beautiful and Twisted (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator) (post-production)
 2014 Case Number 13 (special effects coordinator) (post-production)
 2014 Nzara '76 (Short) (special effects) (completed)
 2014 Case#13 (special effects) (completed)
 2014 Welcome to Me (special effects coordinator)
 2014/IV The Well (special effects coordinator)
 2014 Petals on the Wind (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator)
 2014 Swelter (special effects supervisor)
 2014 Electric Slide (special effects supervisor)
 2014 Born to Race: Fast Track (special effects coordinator)
 2014 Puncture Wounds (special effects coordinator)
 2014 Angels in Stardust (special effects coordinator)
 2014 Bamidbar (Short) (special effects)
 2014 Cooties (special effects coordinator)
 2013/I Hollow (Short) (special effects supervisor)
 2013 A Country Christmas Story (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator)
 2013 Watercolor Postcards (special effects supervisor)
 2013 The Face of Love (special effects)
 2013 The Saint (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator)
 2013 Behind the Candelabra (TV Movie) (special effects supervisor)
 2013 Bad Milo (special effects coordinator)
 2013 The Last Stand (special effects supervisor)
 2013 Movie 43 (special effects coordinator - segment "Beezel")
 2012 MoniKa (special effects coordinator)
 2012 Hitchcock (special effects supervisor)
 2012 The Greatest Event in Television History (TV Series) (special effects)
 2012/I Breathless (special effects coordinator)
 2012 TalhotBlond (TV Movie) (special effects supervisor)
 2012 Eagleheart (TV Series) (special effects supervisor - 7 episodes)
- Bringing Down Bunju (2012) ... (special effects supervisor)
- Tramps (2012) ... (special effects supervisor)
- Exit Wound the Gift Shop (2012) ... (special effects supervisor)
- Honor Thy Marshal (2012) ... (special effects supervisor)
- Beat Shack (2012) ... (special effects supervisor)
 2012 For the Love of Money (pyrotechnician)
 2012 Should've Been Romeo (special effects coordinator)
 2012 Casa de mi Padre (special effects coordinator)
 2011 License to Reproduce (Short) (special effects coordinator)
 2011 Narcocorrido (Short) (special effects) / (special effects supervisor)
 2011 I Do Over (TV Series) (special effects supervisor - 1 episode)
- Up in Smoke (2011) ... (special effects supervisor)
 2011 Rosewood Lane (special effects coordinator)
 2011 Born to Race (Video) (special effects coordinator)
 2011/II Z (Short) (special effects coordinator)
 2011 Butter (special effects coordinator)
 2008-2011 Sons of Anarchy (TV Series) (special effects foreman - 2 episodes)
- Season 1 Recap (2011) ... (special effects foreman - uncredited)
- Pilot (2008) ... (special effects foreman - uncredited)
 2011 Prom (special effects foreman)
 2011 The Hit List (special effects coordinator)
 2011 Drive Angry (special effects coordinator)
 2011 Car Science (TV Series) (special effects coordinator - 1 episode)
- It's a Gas (2011) ... (special effects coordinator)
 2011 The Big Bang (special effects coordinator)
 2011 In Darkness and in Light (Short) (special effects coordinator)
 2010 Bad Ass (special effects coordinator)
 2010 Jonah Hex (special effects supervisor)
 2010 The Invited (special effects coordinator)
 2009 Wrong Turn at Tahoe (special effects coordinator)
 2009/II Forget Me Not (special effects coordinator)
 2009 Shadowheart (Video) (special effects coordinator)
 2009 Give 'em Hell Malone (special effects coordinator)
 2009 Dance Flick (special effects foreman)
 2009 La Linea - The Line (special effects coordinator)
 2008 Held Up (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator)
 2008 Four Christmases (special effects supervisor)
 2008 The Human Contract (special effects coordinator)
 2008 Senior Skip Day (Video) (effects coordinator)
 2008 My Spy (special effects coordinator)
 2008 The Promotion (special effects coordinator: Los Angeles)
 2008/II Crazy (special effects coordinator)
 2008 West of Brooklyn (special effects director)
 2008 What Just Happened (special effects supervisor)
 2008 Cloverfield (special effects supervisor)
 2008 Trailer Park of Terror (special effects coordinator)
 2007 Blonde Ambition (special effects coordinator)
 2007 Balls of Fury (special effects supervisor)
 2007 7-10 Split (special effects coordinator)
 2007 Shoot 'Em Up (special effects coordinator)
 2007 The Last Day of Summer (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator)
  American Body Shop (TV Series) (special effects coordinator - 1 episode, 2007) (special effects supervisor - 1 episode, 2007)
- Pilot (2007) ... (special effects coordinator) / (special effects supervisor)
 2007/II The List (special effects coordinator)
 2007 Nobel Son (special effects coordinator)
 2007 Redline (special effects coordinator)
 2007 The Last Sentinel (special effects coordinator)
 2007 Man in the Chair (pyrotechnician)
 2006/I Broken (special effects)
 2006 Dark Ride (special effects coordinator)
 2006/I Pulse (special effects coordinator: additional effects) / (special effects coordinator: reshoots)
 2006 Hatchet (special effects)
 2006 Phat Girlz (special effects coordinator)
 2006 Final Move (special effects coordinator)
 2005 Barbershop (TV Series) (special effects coordinator)
 2005 In the Mix (key special effects)
 2005 Feast (special effects director)
 2005 Today You Die (Video) (special effects coordinator)
 2005 Wassup Rockers (special effects coordinator)
 2005 Dirty Deeds (special effects coordinator)
 2005 Shackles (Video) (special effects director)
 2005 Pit Fighter (special effects coordinator)
 2005 Related (TV Series) (special effects coordinator)
 2005 Found (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator)
 2005 Disneyland: The First 50 Magical Years (Documentary short) (special effects coordinator)
 2005 The L.A. Riot Spectacular (special effects coordinator)
 2005 Neo Ned (special effects coordinator)
 2005 Checking Out (special effects coordinator)
 2005 The Good Humor Man (special effects coordinator)
 2005 Confessions of an Action Star (special effects coordinator)
 2005 MorphMan (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator) / (special effects supervisor)
 2005 Dirty Love (special effects director)
 2004 Shadow of Fear (special effects coordinator)
 2004 Blue Collar TV (TV Series) (special effects foreman)
 2004 Vendetta: No Conscience, No Mercy (second unit special effects supervisor: Los Angeles)
 2004 Entourage (TV Series) (special effects coordinator)
 2004 They Are Among Us (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator)
 2004 L.A. Twister (special effects coordinator)
 2004 Sleep Easy, Hutch Rimes (special effects)
 2004 Skeleton Man (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator)
 2004 Garden State (effects coordinator: Los Angeles) / (special photographic effects - uncredited)
 2004 Tremors 4: The Legend Begins (Video) (special effects)
 2004 Faultline (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator)
 2003-2004 Skin (TV Series) (special effects coordinator - 6 episodes)
- True Lies (2004) ... (special effects coordinator)
- Blowback (2003) ... (special effects coordinator)
- Amber Synn (2003) ... (special effects coordinator)
- Endorsement (2003) ... (special effects coordinator)
- Secrets & Lies (2003) ... (special effects coordinator)
 2004 The Eavesdropper (special effects coordinator)
 2003 White Rush (special effects coordinator)
 2003 Grind (special effects)
 2003 11:14 (special effects foreman)
 2003 Momentum (TV Movie) (special effects)
 2003 Chasing Papi (special effects)
 2003 Betrayal (special effects coordinator)
 2002 The Legend of Razorback (Short) (special effects coordinator)
 2002/I Scorcher (effects assistant - as Joshua Hakian)
 2002 Worst Case Scenarios (TV Series) (special effects coordinator)
 2002 Undisputed (special effects coordinator)
 2002 Deuces Wild (special effects coordinator)
 2002 Second to Die (additional special effects)
 2002 Van Wilder: Party Liaison (special effects coordinator)
 2002 Whacked! (special effects coordinator)
 2002 Shoot or Be Shot (special effects coordinator)
 2002 Backflash (Video) (special effects coordinator)
 2002 Skins (special effects coordinator)
 2001 The Learning Curve (special effects coordinator)
 2001 The Mind of the Married Man (TV Series) (special effects - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2001) ... (special effects)
 2001 Chasing Destiny (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator)
 2001 MacArthur Park (special effects coordinator)
 2000 Guilty as Charged (TV Movie) (special effects assistant)
 2000 Spiders (special effects coordinator)
 2000 The Prophet's Game (special effects coordinator)
 2000 Picking Up the Pieces (special effects assistant)
 2000 The Heist (Video) (special effects coordinator)
 1999 Lansky (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator - as Joshua Hakian)
 1999 Beyond the Prairie: The True Story of Laura Ingalls Wilder (Video) (special effects coordinator)
 1998 Air America (TV Series) (special effects coordinator)
 1998 Without Limits (special effects coordinator)
 1998 Blade (special effects)
 1998 Mike Hammer, Private Eye (TV Series) (special effects coordinator - 16 episodes)
- A New Leaf: Part 2 (1998) ... (special effects coordinator)
- A New Leaf: Part 1 (1998) ... (special effects coordinator)
- Dead Men Talk (1998) ... (special effects coordinator)
- Gone Fishin' (1998) ... (special effects coordinator)
- Songbird: Part 2 (1998) ... (special effects coordinator)
 1997 After the Game (special effects coordinator)
 1997 An Alan Smithee Film: Burn Hollywood Burn (special effects coordinator)
 1997 Boogie Nights (special effects)
 1997 Leave It to Beaver (special effects coordinator)
 1997 Nothing to Lose (special effects coordinator)
 1996/I Small Time (special effects coordinator)
 1996 The Twilight of the Golds (special effects coordinator)
 1996 White Cargo (special effects coordinator)
 1996 Arli$$ (TV Series) (special effects coordinator - season 7)
 1996 Phat Beach (special effects coordinator)
 1996 Exit in Red (special effects coordinator)
 1996 Innocent Victims (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator)
 1995 The Baby-Sitters Club (special effects)
 1995 Bonanza: Under Attack (TV Movie) (special effects)
 1994 Weird Science (TV Series) (special effects coordinator - 1994-1995)
 1994 Gunsmoke: One Man's Justice (TV Movie) (special effects)
 1993 Bonanza: The Return (TV Movie) (special effects)
 1993 Killing Zoe (key special effects)
 1993 Skinner (special effects coordinator)
 1993 Curacao (TV Movie) (special effects)
 1993 Without Warning: Terror in the Towers (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator)
 1993 Sunset Grill (special effects assistant)
 1993 Loaded Weapon 1 (special effects team)
 1992 Lakota Moon (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator)
 1992 Single White Female (special effects)
 1992 O Pioneers! (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator)
 1991 Fire: Trapped on the 37th Floor (TV Movie) (effects coordinator - as Joshua Hakian)
 1991 Line of Fire: The Morris Dees Story (TV Movie) (special effects)
 1991 Dillinger (TV Movie) (special effects foreman)
 1989 The Wizard (special effects supervisor)
 1989 I Know My First Name Is Steven (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator)
 1989 The Revenge of Al Capone (TV Movie) (assistant special effects)
 1988 Disaster at Silo 7 (TV Movie) (special effects technician - as Joshua Hakian)
 1988 Black Eagle (special effects supervisor/set construction supervisor)
 1986 The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (special effects foreman)
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