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David John Adamson

David j. Adamson has worked over 20 years in front and behind the camera. In film production actor, and a working stunt performer. 2009 SAG award nominee for the best "Stunt Ensemble" on Public Enemies. David was born and raised in Chicago. The son of a Chicago fireman and nephew of Writer/Actor Ex- Chicago Sargent detective of Chicago police ... See full bio »

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 1993 Dangerous: The Short Films (Video) (production assistant)
 1992 Angel Street (TV Movie) (production assistant - uncredited)
 1990-1991 Rescue 911 (TV Series documentary) (production assistant - 3 episodes)
- Firefighter Rescue (1991) ... (production assistant)
- Best One (1990) ... (production assistant)
- Dispatcher Distracts Burglar (1990) ... (production assistant)
 1991 Doublecrossed (TV Movie) (production assistant)
 1990 Wilson Phillips: The Videos (Video) (production assistant)
 1989 When Harry Met Sally... (production assistant - uncredited)
 1988 Monkey Shines (production assistant - as David Adamson)
  Crime Story (TV Series) (production assistant - 38 episodes, 1986 - 1988) (key production assistant - 22 episodes, 1986 - 1988)
- Going Home (1988) ... (key production assistant) / (production assistant)
- Escape (1988) ... (key production assistant) / (production assistant)
- Pursuit (1988) ... (key production assistant) / (production assistant)
- The Hearings (1988) ... (key production assistant) / (production assistant)
- Byline (1988) ... (key production assistant) / (production assistant)
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David J.Adamson was born and raised in Chicago. Has worked over 20 years in front and behind the camera. Nephew of the late writer/Actor Chuck Adamson.

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