No photo available. Represent Chad Vanko? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 4,385,597 this week

Chad Vanko

Contribute to IMDb. Add a bio, trivia, and more.
Update information for Chad Vanko »

"No Small Parts" IMDb Exclusive: Kodi Smit-McPhee

Australian actor Kodi Smit-McPhee stars as Nightcrawler in X-Men: Apocalypse. What are some other roles he's played over the years?

Watch the video

On Amazon Video

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Chad Vanko's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

The Mechanic
The Mechanic Camera and Electrical Department
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Camera and Electrical Department
RED Camera and Electrical Department
Green Lantern
Green Lantern Camera and Electrical Department


Hide Hide Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (33 credits)
 2016 The Hand 2016 (Short) (lighting technician) (post-production)
 2015/I Parallels (electric: day player)
 2014 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (additional electric)
 2013/I The Monkey's Paw (grip)
 2013 2 Guns (rigging electrician)
 2013 G.I. Joe: Retaliation (balloon light technician)
 2013 Beautiful Creatures (electrician)
 2012 Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (balloon light technician)
 2012 The Lucky One (balloon light technician - uncredited)
 2011 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (balloon light technician)
 2011 Killer Joe (rigging electric)
 2011 Green Lantern (lighting technician)
 2011 Treme (TV Series) (lamp operator - 1 episode)
- Can I Change My Mind? (2011) ... (lamp operator)
 2011 Battle Los Angeles (grip)
 2011 A Little Bit of Heaven (lamp operator - as Chad Vanka)
 2011 The Mechanic (balloon technician) / (electrician)
 2010 Murder Through the Eyes of a Child (Documentary) (key grip)
 2010 Mirrors 2 (Video) (balloon technician - uncredited)
 2010 Registered (Short) (dolly grip)
 2010 RED (lighting technician: second unit)
 2009/I Never (Short) (key grip)
 2009 The Oak Tree (Short) (key grip)
 2008 Nancy Picks & Chooses (Short) (key grip)
 2008/II Head (Short) (gaffer)
 2007 The Art of Stalking (Short) (grip)
 2007 Land of the Free (Short) (dolly grip)
 2007 The Rise and Fall of Miss Thang (electrician)
 2007 Crime Fiction (assistant camera)
 2006 Nice Threads (Short) (grip)
 2006 Dreamworld (Short) (electrician)
 2006 Karma Café (Short) (additional grip) / (grip)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (2 credits)

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Chad Vanka

Message Boards

Discuss Chad Vanko on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page