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Jerry M. Jacob

One of the original Steadicam Operators, since 1977, Jerry has a wide range of production experience, in documentary, commercial and feature film, to cable, corporate, and broadcast television. His experience has taken him to Canada, Mexico, Europe, the Caribbean, in addition to working all over the US. Since 2004 he has owned and operated Atherton... See full bio »

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 2016 The Magnificent Seven (camera operator: additional) (filming)
 2016 The Free State of Jones (camera operator) / (second unit: director of photography) (post-production)
 2015/I Man Down (b camera operator)
 2015 Self/less (camera operator: "b" camera)
 2015 Terminator Genisys (camera operator: second unit)
 2015 Home Sweet Hell (a camera operator)
 2014 Really (TV Series) (a camera operator - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2014) ... (a camera operator: pilot)
 2014 Get on Up (camera operator)
 2013 The Internship (camera operator: "b" camera)
 2013/I Now You See Me (camera operator: "b" camera)
 2013 G.I. Joe: Retaliation (camera operator: second unit)
 2013 Beautiful Creatures (camera operator: "b" camera)
 2012 So Undercover (additional camera operator)
 2012 Red Dawn (camera operator: "b" camera) / (director of photography: second unit)
 2012 Stolen (additional camera operator)
 2012 The Baytown Outlaws (a camera operator)
 2012 The Paperboy (camera operator: "blue" camera - as Jerry Jacob)
 2012 Contraband (camera operator: "c" camera) / (director of photography: splinter unit)
 2011 The Pool Boys (Steadicam operator)
 2011 Seeking Justice (camera operator)
 2011 A Little Bit of Heaven (camera operator: "b" camera)
 2011 Mama I Want to Sing (camera operator)
 2010 The Young and the Restless (TV Series) (director of photography - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.9537 (2010) ... (director of photography: second unit)
 2010 RED (camera operator)
 2010 The Gulf Is Back (TV Movie) (assistant camera) / (camera operator)
 2010 Jonah Hex (camera operator: "a" camera, second unit - as Jerry Jacob) / (director of photography: second unit - as Jerry Jacob)
 2009 Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans (second unit cinematographers)
 2009 Tribute (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 2009 12 Rounds (camera operator)
 2008 Racing for Time (TV Movie) (a camera steadicam)
 2008/I Deal (Steadicam operator)
 2007 Until Death (Steadicam operator - uncredited) / (camera operator: New Orleans - as Jerry Jacobs)
 2006 Deja Vu (additional camera operator)
 2005 Vampire Bats (TV Movie) (Steadicam operator)
 2005 Make It Funky! (Documentary) (camera operator) / (director of cinematography)
 2005 Venom (second steadicam operator)
 2005 Pizza My Heart (TV Movie) (Steadicam operator)
 2005 Now You See It... (TV Movie) (b camera / steadicam operator)
 2004 Pop Rocks (TV Movie) (camera and steadicam operator)
 2004 Stuck in the Suburbs (TV Movie) (Steadicam operator)
 2001 Monster's Ball (Steadicam operator)
 2000 Cribs (TV Series) (camera operator - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (2000) ... (camera operator - uncredited)
 2000 Tony Bravo in Scenes from a Forgotten Cinema (steadicam operator)
 1998 Black Jaq (TV Movie) (camera operator - uncredited)
 1996-1997 The Big Easy (TV Series) (steadicam operator - 20 episodes)
- The Black Bag (1997) ... (steadicam operator - uncredited)
- Shrimp Stew (1997) ... (steadicam operator - uncredited)
- End of the World (1997) ... (steadicam operator - uncredited)
- BeGirled (1997) ... (steadicam operator - uncredited)
- Son O' McSwain (1997) ... (steadicam operator - uncredited)
 1995 Body Count (steadicam operator)
 1995 Jake Lassiter: Justice on the Bayou (TV Movie) (Steadicam operator - uncredited)
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