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James Genn


James Genn is a film and TV director born in Vancouver, Canada. He's directed over 80 episodes of comedy and drama television series (Ransom, Let's Get Physical, Burden of Truth, The Detail, Rookie Blue, Saving Hope, Call Me Fitz, Todd and The Book of Pure Evil, Seed), as well as half a dozen TV pilots (Rabbittown, Fancy), several celebrated short... See full bio »

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Known For

The Dog Walker
The Dog Walker Director
(2003)
Old Stock
Old Stock Director
(2012)
Second Date
Second Date Director
(1999)
Seed
Seed Director
(2013-2014)

Filmography

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 2019 Killjoys (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #5.6 (2019)
 2016-2018 Private Eyes (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Cut & Run (2018)
- Family Jewels (2016)
 2018 The Detail (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2017-2018 Ransom (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Legacy (2018)
- Undercover (2018)
- Alters (2018)
- Three Wishes (2018)
- Regeneration (2017)
 2018 Burden of Truth (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Witch Hunt (2018)
 2018 Let's Get Physical (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Paybacks a Bitch (2018)
 2015-2017 Saving Hope (TV Series) (7 episodes)
- Hope Never Dies (2017)
- Doctor Robot (2017)
- Let Me Go (2016)
 2016 Kim's Convenience (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Best Before (2016)
- Service (2016)
- Rude Kid (2016)
- Wingman (2016)
 2015 Rookie Blue (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Integrity Test (2015)
 2014 Working the Engels (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Picture Night (2014)
 2013-2014 Seed (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Mall My Children (2014)
- Getting Tail (2014)
 2012 Old Stock
 2010-2012 Todd and the Book of Pure Evil (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- Deathday Cake (2012)
- The Student Body (2011)
- Redierment Home (2011)
- Checkmate (2010)
 2011 Labour Laws (Short)
 2011 Almost Heroes (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 2011 Fancy (TV Series)
 2009 The Assistants (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- The Bully (2009)
- The Break Up (2009)
- The Car (2009)
 2009 Zixx: Level Three (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Riley's Bad Date (2009)
- Who's That Girl (2009)
- Old Friends (2009)
 2005-2008 Robson Arms (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- I Pagliacci (2008)
- Gila Monster (2008)
- Texas Birthmark (2007)
 2008 Glutton for Punishment (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Riesling Harvest (2008)
 2007 About a Girl (TV Series) (1 episode)
- About a Job (2007)
 2007 The Flying Lion (Short)
 2006 House Party (TV Movie)
 2006 Make Some Noise (TV Series documentary) (additional director)
 2006 Rabbittown (TV Movie)
 2003 The Dog Walker (Short)
 1999 Second Date (Short)
 1995 Direct Lines (Short)
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Show Show Cinematographer (1 credit)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
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Show Show Self (1 credit)

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Brother of Dave Genn. Has a twin sister, Sara.

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