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Kai Thorup


Kai Thorup was born on January 16, 1972 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA. He is known for his work on The Change-Up (2011), RED (2010) and Lawless (2012). He has been married to Jennifer Griffin since August 13, 2008. They have one child. See full bio »

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 2015 Dirty Grandpa (location manager) (pre-production)
 2015 Captive (location scout) (pre-production)
 2015 The Social Life (location scout) (pre-production)
  83 Days (location manager) (pre-production)
 2015 The Sunday Horse (location manager) (post-production)
 2015 Barely Lethal (location manager) (post-production)
  Our Brand Is Crisis (key assistant location manager) (post-production)
 2015 Taken 3 (location manager) (completed)
 2014 Constantine (TV Series) (location scout - 1 episode)
- Non Est Asylum (2014) ... (location scout - uncredited)
 2014 A Merry Friggin' Christmas (location manager)
 2014 The Homesman (assistant location manager)
 2014 The Red Road (TV Series) (location scout - 2 episodes)
- The Great Snake Battle (2014) ... (location scout)
- The Bad Weapons (2014) ... (location scout)
 2013-2014 The Originals (TV Series) (key assistant location manager - 11 episodes)
- Farewell to Storyville (2014) ... (key assistant location manager - uncredited)
- Le Grand Guignol (2014) ... (key assistant location manager - uncredited)
- Long Way Back from Hell (2014) ... (key assistant location manager - uncredited)
- Crescent City (2014) ... (key assistant location manager - uncredited)
- Dance Back from the Grave (2014) ... (key assistant location manager - uncredited)
 2014 Premature (location manager)
 2013 The Walking Dead (TV Series) (location scout - 1 episode)
- Live Bait (2013) ... (location scout - uncredited)
 2013 Last Vegas (key assistant location manager)
 2013 The Last of Robin Hood (location manager)
 2013 The Vampire Diaries (TV Series) (key assistant location manager - 1 episode)
- The Originals (2013) ... (key assistant location manager - uncredited)
 2013/II Standing Up (location manager)
 2013 A.C.O.D. (location manager)
 2013 Broken City (assistant location manager)
 2012/I The Watch (location scout)
 2012 Lawless (assistant location manager)
 2012 21 Jump Street (location assistant - uncredited)
 2012 Jayne Mansfield's Car (key assistant location manager)
 2012 Joyful Noise (location scout)
 2011 Young Adult (location scout - uncredited)
 2011 The Greening of Whitney Brown (key assistant location manager) / (location scout)
 2011 Necessary Roughness (TV Series) (location assistant - 1 episode)
- A Wing and a Player (2011) ... (location assistant)
 2011 The Change-Up (assistant location manager) / (location scout)
 2011 Love, Wedding, Marriage (key assistant location manager)
 2011 The Lost Valentine (TV Movie) (key assistant location manager) / (location scout)
 2011 Mean Girls 2 (TV Movie) (key assistant location manager) / (location scout)
 2010 Marry Me (TV Mini-Series) (location scout - 2 episodes)
- Part 2 (2010) ... (location scout - uncredited)
- Part 1 (2010) ... (location scout - uncredited)
 2010 RED (key assistant location manager)
 2010 Python Hunters (TV Series) (production assistant - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2010) ... (production assistant)
- The Big Freeze (2010) ... (production assistant)
- Episode #1.1 (2010) ... (production assistant)
 2009 Drop Dead Diva (TV Series) (second assistant location manager - 12 episodes)
- Grayson's Anatomy (2009) ... (second assistant location manager - uncredited)
- Dead Model Walking (2009) ... (second assistant location manager - uncredited)
- What If? (2009) ... (second assistant location manager - uncredited)
- Make Me a Match (2009) ... (second assistant location manager - uncredited)
- The Dress (2009) ... (second assistant location manager - uncredited)
 2009 Halloween II (second assistant location manager)
 2009 Prison Wives (TV Series) (production assistant - 1 episode)
- Broward County (2009) ... (production assistant)
 1996 Miami Hustle (TV Movie) (location manager)
 1995 Dangerous Minds (location scout)
 1995 The Walking Dead (location scout)
 1994 Drop Zone (location scout)
 1993 South Beach (TV Series) (production assistant)
 1992 How Are the Kids? (Documentary) (craft service)
 1991 Cape Fear (production assistant)
 1989 Rescue 911 (TV Series documentary) (location scout)
 1987 Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise (production assistant)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

"Movement". United Festivals Organizations (UFO). Worked as the talent director, responsible for booking artists for alternative rock, hip-hop, reggae and electronic stages, including Grammy Award winners, Black Uhuru as well as Robert Miles, Groove Collection, Cypress Hill, Method Man, Better Than Ezra, Cracker, Inner Circle ... See more »
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Trivia:

Chuck Parello, writer/director of "Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer Part 2" named the arsonist character "Kai" after Kai Thorup. Thorup and Parello worked together earlier in their careers on the set of Martin Scorsese's "Cape Fear". See more »

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Capricorn

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