Ernest R. Dickerson


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Ernest Roscoe Dickerson A.S.C., aka. Ernest R. Dickerson, is an American film director and cinematographer. As a cinematographer, he is known for his frequent collaborations with Spike Lee. As a director, he is known for films such as Juice (1992), Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight (1995), Bones (2001) and Never Die Alone (2004). He has also ... See full bio »

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Do the Right Thing Cinematographer
(1989)
Juice Director
(1992)
The Walking Dead Director
(2010-2014)
Blind Faith Director
(1998)

Filmography

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 2015-2020 Bosch (TV Series) (12 episodes)
- Copy Cat (2020)
- Salvation Mountain (2019) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- Creep Signed His Kill (2019) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- Dark Sky (2018) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2020 Interrogation (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- P.I. Charlie Shannon vs Eric Fisher 1996 (2020) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- Henry Fisher vs Eric Fisher 1992 (2020) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2019 Godfather of Harlem (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- How I Got Over (2019)
 2018 The Purge (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- A Nation Reborn (2018) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- I Will Participate (2018) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2018 House of Cards (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Chapter 69 (2018)
 2018 The Man in the High Castle (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Sensô Kôi (2018) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2018 Strange Angel (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2018 I'm Dying Up Here (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Bete Noire (2018)
 2018 Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and the Notorious B.I.G. (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Mack (2018)
 2018 Seven Seconds (TV Mini-Series) (1 episode)
- Until It Do (2018) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2017 The Deuce (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Show and Prove (2017) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2017 Blindspot (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Regard a Mere Mad Rager (2017) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2017 Double Play (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2016 Hunters (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2016 Damien (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Second Death (2016)
 2015 Hand of God (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2015 Tyrant (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Fathers and Sons (2015) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2015 State of Affairs (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Faithful (2015) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2010-2014 The Walking Dead (TV Series) (11 episodes)
- Coda (2014) ... (as Ernest Dickerson, directed by)
- Self Help (2014) ... (as Ernest Dickerson, directed by)
- Alone (2014) ... (as Ernest Dickerson, directed by)
- Too Far Gone (2013) ... (as Ernest Dickerson, directed by)
- Welcome to the Tombs (2013) ... (as Ernest Dickerson, directed by)
 2014 Under the Dome (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Infestation (2014) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2014 Once Upon a Time (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Jolly Roger (2014) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2014 Revolution (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Happy Endings (2014) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2010-2013 Treme (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Dippermouth Blues (2013) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- Don't You Leave Me Here (2012) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- The Greatest Love (2012) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- Do Watcha Wanna (2011) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- Can I Change My Mind? (2011) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2013 Sleepy Hollow (TV Series) (1 episode)
- John Doe (2013) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2008-2013 Dexter (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Monkey in a Box (2013) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- What's Eating Dexter Morgan? (2013) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- Swim Deep (2012) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- Talk to the Hand (2011) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- Sin of Omission (2011) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2013 Low Winter Sun (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Goat Rodeo (2013) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- Pilot (2013) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2011 Last Man Standing (TV Movie)
 2011 The Cape (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Endgame (2011) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2009 Stargate Universe (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Earth (2009) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2009 The Vampire Diaries (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Haunted (2009) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2007-2009 Lincoln Heights (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Relative Unknown (2009) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- Trash (2009) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- The Day Before Tomorrow (2008) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- No Way Back (2007) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2009 Burn Notice (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Shot in the Dark (2009)
 2009 In Plain Sight (TV Series) (1 episode)
- A Frond in Need (2009) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2009 Law & Order (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Exchange (2009) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2009 Medium (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Truth Be Told (2009) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2009 Fear Itself (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2008 Eureka (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Show Me the Mummy (2008) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2003-2008 The Wire (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Unconfirmed Reports (2008) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- Final Grades (2006) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- Misgivings (2006) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- Mission Accomplished (2004) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- Hamsterdam (2004) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2007 Weeds (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Dark Time (2007) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- Release the Hounds (2007) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2007 Tell Me You Love Me (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2007)
 2007 The 4400 (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Wrath of Graham (2007) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2005-2006 ER (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Reason to Believe (2006) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- You Are Here (2005) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- Middleman (2005) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2006 Masters of Horror (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The V Word (2006) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2006 Heroes (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Chapter Four 'Collision' (2006) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2006 The Evidence (TV Series) (1 episode)
- And the Envelope Please (2006) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2006 For One Night (TV Movie)
 2006 CSI: Miami (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Silencer (2006)
 2005 Invasion (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Cradle (2005) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2005 Criminal Minds (TV Series) (1 episode)
- L.D.S.K. (2005) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2005 Crossing Jordan (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Total Recall (2005) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2005 The L Word (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Luminous (2005)
 2005 Miracle's Boys (TV Mini-Series) (1 episode)
 2004 Third Watch (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Greatest Detectives in the World (2004) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
- Blessed and Bewildered (2004) ... (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2004 Never Die Alone (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2003 Good Fences (TV Movie) (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2002 Monday Night Mayhem (TV Movie) (as Ernest Dickerson, directed by)
 2002 Our America (TV Movie) (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2001 Bones (as Ernest Dickerson)
 2001 Night Visions (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Doghouse/Still Life (2001) ... (segment "Still Life")
- Bitter Harvest/My So Called Life and Death (2001) ... (segment "My So-Called Life and Death")
 1999 Strange Justice (TV Movie)
 1998 Futuresport (TV Movie) (as Ernest Dickerson)
 1998 Ambushed (as Ernest Dickerson, directed by)
 1998 Blind Faith
 1996 Bulletproof (as Ernest Dickerson)
 1995 Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight (as Ernest Dickerson)
 1994 Surviving the Game (as Ernest Dickerson)
 1992 Juice
 1990 Great Performances (TV Series) (1 episode)
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I've been fortunate enough that the rappers that I have worked with have all taken their work very seriously. I first worked with Tupac on my first film, but that was before he was really known. Then Ice-T came very correct. And Snoop Dogg in Bones took his role very seriously and DMX took his role very seriously. I think, to me, if the person comes to the project really wanting to act or really ... See more »

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Graduated from Howard University, an Historically Black college in Washington, DC, and later met filmmaker Spike Lee while both of them were attending New York University's Film School. See more »

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