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Known For

The Book of Love
The Book of Love Director
(2016)
Speechless
Speechless Director
(2016-2017)
Mr. & Mrs. Smith
Mr. & Mrs. Smith Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2005)
Tropic Thunder
Tropic Thunder Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2008)

Filmography

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 2016 Fresh Off the Boat (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Jessica Place (2016) ... (first assistant director)
 2015 Weird Loners (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Weird Pilot (2015) ... (first assistant director)
 2014 Transparent (TV Series) (first assistant director - 7 episodes)
- Best New Girl (2014) ... (first assistant director)
- The Symbolic Exemplar (2014) ... (first assistant director)
- The Wilderness (2014) ... (first assistant director)
- Why Do We Cover the Mirrors? (2014) ... (first assistant director)
- Rollin' (2014) ... (first assistant director)
 2011-2014 New Girl (TV Series) (first assistant director - 24 episodes)
- Cruise (2014) ... (first assistant director - as William Purple)
- Big News (2014) ... (first assistant director - as William Purple)
- Mars Landing (2014) ... (first assistant director - as William Purple)
- Exes (2014) ... (first assistant director - as William Purple)
- Birthday (2014) ... (first assistant director - as William Purple)
 2013 Parker (second assistant director)
 2012 Ben and Kate (TV Series) (second assistant director - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2012) ... (second assistant director)
 2011 Bad Teacher (second assistant director - as William Purple)
 2011 Green Lantern (second assistant director: second unit)
  Off the Map (TV Series) (first assistant director - 7 episodes, 2011) (second unit director - 1 episode, 2011)
- There's a Lot to Miss About the Jungle (2011) ... (second unit director)
- Hold on Tight (2011) ... (first assistant director)
- I'm Home (2011) ... (first assistant director)
- It's a Leaf (2011) ... (first assistant director)
- Es Un Milagro (2011) ... (first assistant director)
 2010 Due Date (second assistant director: second unit - as William Purple)
 2010 Get Him to the Greek (second assistant director: Las Vegas - as William Purple)
 2010 Hot Tub Time Machine (second assistant director: additional photography - as William C. Purple)
 2010 Hesher (second assistant director - as William Purple)
 2010 Crazy on the Outside (second assistant director)
 2009 NCIS: Los Angeles (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- Predator (2009) ... (first assistant director: second unit - uncredited)
- Identity (2009) ... (first assistant director: second unit - uncredited)
 2009 The Perfect Game (second assistant director - as William Purple)
 2009 Race to Witch Mountain (second assistant director: second unit - as William Purple)
  Knight Rider (TV Series) (first assistant director - 18 episodes, 2008 - 2009) (second assistant director - 1 episode, 2008)
- I Love the Knight Life (2009) ... (first assistant director: second unit - as William Purple)
- Knight and the City (2009) ... (first assistant director: second unit - as William Purple)
- Fly by Knight (2009) ... (first assistant director: second unit - as William Purple)
- Fight Knight (2009) ... (first assistant director: second unit - as William Purple)
- Exit Light, Enter Knight (2009) ... (first assistant director: second unit - as William Purple)
 2008 Tropic Thunder (second assistant director: second unit - as William Purple)
 2008 Pineapple Express (second assistant director: second unit - as William Purple)
 2008 Bar Starz (second assistant director - as William Purple)
 2007 The Bucket List (second assistant director: second unit - uncredited)
 2007 Gone Baby Gone (second assistant director: reshoots - uncredited)
 2007 Georgia Rule (second assistant director)
 2007 Spider-Man 3 (second second assistant director: second unit - as William Purple)
 2006 The Pursuit of Happyness (assistant director: second unit - uncredited)
 2006 Stick It (second assistant director - as William Purple)
 2006 The Shaggy Dog (second assistant director - as William Purple)
 2005 Into the Blue (second assistant director)
 2005 Stealth (second assistant director: aircraft carrier units - as William Purple)
 2005 Mr. & Mrs. Smith (second assistant director: reshoots - as William Purple) / (second assistant director: second unit)
 2004 Soul Plane (second assistant director - as William Purple)
 2004 13 Going on 30 (second second assistant director - as William Purple)
 2003 S.W.A.T. (second assistant director - as William Purple)
 2003 Daredevil (second second assistant director: second unit - as William Purple)
 2002 xXx (second second assistant director - as William Purple)
 2002 We Were Soldiers (second assistant director: second unit - as William Purple)
 2001 Black Knight (assistant director - as William Purple)
 2001 The Tag (Short) (second assistant director - as William Purple)
 2000 Charlie's Angels (second second assistant director: second unit - as William Purple)
 2000 The Patriot (second second assistant director - as William Purple)
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