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Author: The Grip book from Focal Press.
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 2010 Easy A (dolly grip - as Michael G. Uva)
 2010 Bones (dolly grip)
 2009 The League (TV Series) (grip - 6 episodes)
- The Usual Bet (2009) ... (grip)
- Mr. McGibblets (2009) ... (grip)
- Sunday at Ruxin's (2009) ... (grip)
- The Bounce Test (2009) ... (grip)
- The Draft (2009) ... (grip)
 2007-2009 Curb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series) (grip - 16 episodes)
- Seinfeld (2009) ... (grip)
- The Table Read (2009) ... (grip)
- Officer Krupke (2009) ... (grip)
- The Black Swan (2009) ... (grip)
- The Bare Midriff (2009) ... (grip)
 2009 Imps* (key grip)
 2007 Spellbound (TV Movie) (dolly grip: "b" camera)
 1993 Kalifornia (key grip: additional photography - as Mike Uva)
 1993 Blindsided (TV Movie) (key grip - as Michael G. Uva)
 1988 War Party (key grip - as Michael G. Uva)
 1987 Sister, Sister (key grip)
 1986 Wisdom (best boy grip - as Michael G. Uva)
 1986 The Big Easy (best boy - as Mike Uva)
 1986 Avenging Force (key grip)
 1986 Iron Eagle (best boy grip)
 1986 The Longshot (best boy grip: second unit - as Mike Uva)
 1985 Once Bitten (best boy)
 1985 Surviving (TV Movie) (key grip)
 1984 Love Leads the Way: A True Story (TV Movie) (best boy grip)
 1983/I Mortuary (grip - as Mike Uva)
 1983 The Jupiter Menace (Documentary) (best boy grip - as Mike Uva)
 1983 Sweet 16 (grip: second unit)
 1982 Trick or Treats (underwater grip)
 1982 The Kid with the Broken Halo (TV Movie) (second grip)
 1981 Smokey Bites the Dust (best boy grip)
 1981 Hollywood High Part II (grip)
 1981 Texas Lightning (best boy)
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Alternate Names:

Michael G. Uva | Mike Uva


5' 5½" (1.66 m)

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Personal Quote:

As a grip, your answer should always be, "No Problem" (unless there is an issue of safety or unforeseen obstructions).


Author: The Grip book from Focal Press.


Mike G. Uva

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