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Known For

Dazed and Confused
Dazed and Confused Art Department
Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls
Michael Art Department
A Midnight Clear
A Midnight Clear Art Department


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 1996 Michael (paint foreman)
 1995 Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls (scenic artist - as John 'J.R.' Helton)
 1995 The Good Old Boys (TV Movie) (scenic artist)
 1994 Texas (TV Movie) (head scenic)
 1994 Heaven & Hell: North & South, Book III (TV Mini-Series) (lead scenic artist - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1994) ... (lead scenic artist)
- Episode #1.2 (1994) ... (lead scenic artist)
- Episode #1.1 (1994) ... (lead scenic artist)
 1994 8 Seconds (scenic artist)
 1993 Flesh and Bone (painter)
 1993 Dazed and Confused (scenic painter)
 1992 A Taste for Killing (TV Movie) (painter)
 1992 A Midnight Clear (painting assistant - as John Helton)
 1992 Ned Blessing: The True Story of My Life (TV Movie) (head scenic)
 1991 Another Pair of Aces: Three of a Kind (TV Movie) (head scenic)
 1990 The Hot Spot (painter - as John Helton)
 1990 Loose Cannons (painter)
 1989 The Fulfillment of Mary Gray (TV Movie) (paint foreman)
 1989 Lonesome Dove (TV Mini-Series) (painter - 4 episodes)
- Return (1989) ... (painter - uncredited)
- The Plains (1989) ... (painter - uncredited)
- On the Trail (1989) ... (painter - uncredited)
- Leaving (1989) ... (painter - uncredited)

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Also the author of a memoir on the film business entitled "Below the Line" from Last Gasp Books with a cover painted by the comic book artist R. Crumb and an introduction by director Terry Zwigoff.

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Alternate Names:

John 'J.R.' Helton | John Helton

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