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James Purvis is known for his work on Highlander (1992), Da Vinci's Inquest (1998) and The Crush (1993). See full bio »

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Highlander Art Department
Da Vinci's Inquest
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The Crush
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 2008 Trial by Fire (TV Movie) (lead dresser - as Jim Purvis)
 2007 Captain Cook: Obsession and Discovery (TV Series documentary) (prop designer - 2 episodes)
- Taking Command (2007) ... (prop designer: Canada - as Jim Purvis)
- A Likely Lad (2007) ... (prop designer: Canada - as Jim Purvis)
 2006 Psych (TV Series) (assistant decorator - 5 episodes)
- Weekend Warriors (2006) ... (assistant decorator - uncredited)
- 9 Lives (2006) ... (assistant decorator - uncredited)
- Woman Seeking Dead Husband: Smokers Okay, No Pets (2006) ... (assistant decorator - uncredited)
- Speak Now or Forever Hold Your Piece (2006) ... (assistant decorator - uncredited)
- Spellingg Bee (2006) ... (assistant decorator - uncredited)
 2004 Pursued (assistant set decorator)
 2004 Human Cargo (TV Mini-Series) (lead dresser)
 2002 Babylon 5: The Legend of the Rangers: To Live and Die in Starlight (TV Movie) (assistant set decorator)
 2000 Marine Life (set decoration buyer)
 1999 Aftershock: Earthquake in New York (TV Movie) (set dresser - as Jim Purvis)
 1999 Final Run (TV Movie) (lead dresser)
 1999 P.T. Barnum (TV Movie) (lead dresser: Vancouver)
 1999 Lake Placid (lead dresser - uncredited)
 1999 Can of Worms (TV Movie) (lead dresser - uncredited)
 1999 Partners (TV Series) (lead dresser)
 1998 DayBreak (TV Movie) (lead dresser)
 1998 Killers in the House (TV Movie) (lead dresser)
 1998 Da Vinci's Inquest (TV Series) (assistant set decorator - 2000)
 1997 Medusa's Child (TV Movie) (lead dresser)
 1997 Sleepwalkers (TV Series) (lead dresser)
 1997 Bliss (dresser - as Jim Purvis)
 1996 Mountain of Fear (lead set dresser)
 1993 The Crush (set dresser)
 1992 Highlander (TV Series) (set dresser)
 1986 Busted Up (assistant set decorator)
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Jim Purvis

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