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Joe Heffernan (I)

Joe Heffernan is known for his work on Men in Black (1997), Waterworld (1995) and Volcano (1997). See full bio »

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Known For

Men in Black Special Effects
(1997)
Waterworld Special Effects
(1995)
Volcano Special Effects
(1997)
Oblivion Special Effects
(2013)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Special effects (68 credits)
 2019 Bad Education (special effects technician) (post-production)
 2019 Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan (TV Series) (special effects supervisor - 8 episodes)
- Episode #2.6 (2019) ... (special effects supervisor: New York)
- Episode #2.8 (2019) ... (special effects supervisor: New York)
- Episode #2.7 (2019) ... (special effects supervisor: New York)
- Episode #2.5 (2019) ... (special effects supervisor: New York)
- Episode #2.4 (2019) ... (special effects supervisor: New York)
 2019 John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum (special effects technician)
 2018-2019 Ray Donovan (TV Series) (special effects supervisor - 12 episodes)
- The Dead (2019) ... (special effects supervisor - uncredited)
- Never Gonna Give You Up (2019) ... (special effects supervisor - uncredited)
- Baby (2018) ... (special effects supervisor - uncredited)
- Dream On (2018) ... (special effects supervisor - uncredited)
- Who Once Was Dead (2018) ... (special effects supervisor - uncredited)
 2018 Escape at Dannemora (TV Mini-Series) (special effects coordinator - 7 episodes)
- Part 7 (2018) ... (special effects coordinator)
- Part 6 (2018) ... (special effects coordinator)
- Part 5 (2018) ... (special effects coordinator)
- Part 4 (2018) ... (special effects coordinator)
- Part 3 (2018) ... (special effects coordinator)
 2018/I The Seagull (special effects foreman)
 2017 Salamander (TV Movie) (special effects coordinator)
 2015-2017 Mr. Robot (TV Series) (special effects supervisor - 27 episodes)
- shutdown -r (2017) ... (special effects supervisor)
- eps3.8_stage3.torrent (2017) ... (special effects supervisor)
- eps3.7_dont-delete-me.ko (2017) ... (special effects supervisor)
- eps3.6_fredrick+tanya.chk (2017) ... (special effects supervisor)
- eps3.5_kill-pr0cess.inc (2017) ... (special effects supervisor)
 2016-2017 Homeland (TV Series) (special effects coordinator - 12 episodes)
- America First (2017) ... (special effects coordinator)
- R Is for Romeo (2017) ... (special effects coordinator)
- The Flag House (2017) ... (special effects coordinator)
- Sock Puppets (2017) ... (special effects coordinator)
- alt.truth (2017) ... (special effects coordinator)
 2016 Untitled Keith Richards Documentary (Documentary) (special effects)
 2016 Falling Water (TV Series) (special effects coordinator - 1 episode)
- Don't Tell Bill (2016) ... (special effects coordinator - uncredited)
 2016 The Family (TV Series) (special effects supervisor - 6 episodes)
- What Took So Long (2016) ... (special effects supervisor)
- Election Day (2016) ... (special effects supervisor)
- Fun Ways to Tell Boyfriend You're Pregnant (2016) ... (special effects supervisor)
- Betta Male (2016) ... (special effects supervisor)
- Sweet Jane (2016) ... (special effects supervisor)
 2016 Vinyl (TV Series) (special effects foreman - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2016) ... (special effects foreman)
 2015/II The Night Before (special effects foreman)
 2015 Terminator Genisys (2nd unit)
 2015 The Americans (TV Series) (special effects coordinator - 12 episodes)
- March 8, 1983 (2015) ... (special effects coordinator)
- One Day in the Life of Anton Baklanov (2015) ... (special effects coordinator)
- Stingers (2015) ... (special effects coordinator)
- Do Mail Robots Dream of Electric Sheep? (2015) ... (special effects coordinator)
- Divestment (2015) ... (special effects coordinator)
 2014 The Knick (TV Series) (special effects foreman - 10 episodes)
- Crutchfield (2014) ... (special effects foreman)
- The Golden Lotus (2014) ... (special effects foreman)
- Working Late a Lot (2014) ... (special effects foreman)
- Get the Rope (2014) ... (special effects foreman)
- Start Calling Me Dad (2014) ... (special effects foreman)
 2013 Boardwalk Empire (TV Series) (special effects foreman - 11 episodes)
- Havre de Grace (2013) ... (special effects foreman)
- White Horse Pike (2013) ... (special effects foreman)
- Marriage and Hunting (2013) ... (special effects foreman)
- The Old Ship of Zion (2013) ... (special effects foreman)
- William Wilson (2013) ... (special effects foreman)
  Person of Interest (TV Series) (special effects - 35 episodes, 2011 - 2013) (special effects technician - 2 episodes, 2011) (special effects foreman - 1 episode, 2011)
- Mors Praematura (2013) ... (special effects - uncredited)
- One Percent (2013) ... (special effects - uncredited)
- Dead Reckoning (2013) ... (special effects - uncredited)
- Prisoner's Dilemma (2013) ... (special effects - uncredited)
- 2 Pi R (2013) ... (special effects - uncredited)
 2013/I Oblivion (special effects technician: New York)
 2012 You, Me and Johnny (TV Movie) (special effects)
 2011 Tower Heist (special effects technician)
 2011 Answers to Nothing (special effects coordinator)
 2010 Takers (pyrotechnician)
 2010 The Other Guys (special effects technician - uncredited)
 2010 The Sorcerer's Apprentice (special effects technician - as Joseph Heffernan)
 2009 Terminator Salvation (special effects technician - uncredited)
 2008 Eagle Eye (special effects crew) / (special effects technician)
 2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (special effects technician - uncredited)
 2007-2008 October Road (TV Series) (special effects coordinator - 8 episodes)
- Dancing Days Are Here Again (2008) ... (special effects coordinator - uncredited)
- Spelling It Out (2008) ... (special effects coordinator - uncredited)
- Revenge of the Cupcake Kid (2008) ... (special effects coordinator - uncredited)
- Once Around the Block (2007) ... (special effects coordinator - uncredited)
- Deck the Howls (2007) ... (special effects coordinator - uncredited)
 2007 Chuck (TV Series) (special effects)
 2007 Live Free or Die Hard (special effects technician)
 2007 Ocean's Thirteen (special effects technician - uncredited)
 2006 Mission: Impossible III (special effects technician)
 2005 War of the Worlds (special effects technician - uncredited)
 2004 Team America: World Police (special effects)
 2002-2004 Boston Public (TV Series) (special effects foreman - 37 episodes)
- Chapter Eighty-One (2004) ... (special effects foreman)
- Chapter Eighty (2004) ... (special effects foreman)
- Chapter Seventy-Nine (2004) ... (special effects foreman - uncredited)
- Chapter Seventy-Eight (2004) ... (special effects foreman)
- Chapter Seventy-Seven (2004) ... (special effects foreman)
 2001-2004 The Practice (TV Series) (special effects foreman - 78 episodes)
- Adjourned (a.k.a. Cheers) (2004) ... (special effects foreman)
- New Hoods on the Block (2004) ... (special effects foreman)
- Comings and Goings (2004) ... (special effects foreman)
- The Firm (2004) ... (special effects foreman)
- The Case Against Alan Shore (2004) ... (special effects foreman)
 2004 The Ladykillers (special effects technician)
 2003 Intolerable Cruelty (special effects technician)
 2002 The Banger Sisters (special effects foreman)
 2001-2002 Ally McBeal (TV Series) (special effects foreman - 37 episodes)
- Bygones (2002) ... (special effects foreman)
- All of Me (2002) ... (special effects foreman)
- What I'll Never Do for Love Again (2002) ... (special effects foreman)
- Another One Bites the Dust (2002) ... (special effects foreman)
- Tom Dooley (2002) ... (special effects foreman)
 2001 Thir13en Ghosts (best boy special effects)
 2001 Joe Dirt (special effects foreman - uncredited)
 2001 Monkeybone (special effects)
 2000 What Lies Beneath (special effects technician - uncredited)
 2000 O Brother, Where Art Thou? (special effects technician - uncredited)
 1999-2000 The Strip (TV Series) (special effects technician - 9 episodes)
- I Wear My Sunglasses at Night (2000) ... (special effects technician)
- Money for Nothing (1999) ... (special effects technician)
- We Will Rock You (1999) ... (special effects technician)
- Use Your Illusion (1999) ... (special effects technician)
- Even Better Than the Real Thing (1999) ... (special effects technician)
 1999 Inspector Gadget (first unit set technician)
 1998 The Truman Show (special effects crew - uncredited)
 1998/I Godzilla (lead special effects technician: miniatures)
 1997 Men in Black (special effects)
 1997 Volcano (special effects foreman: lava - as Joseph Heffernan)
 1995 Waterworld (special effects)
 1994 Wyatt Earp (local special effects)
 1994 The Hudsucker Proxy (technician: mechanical effects)
 1993 Full Eclipse (TV Movie) (special effects technician)
 1992 Glory Days (special effects)
 1992 Forever Young (special effects technician)
 1992 Lucky Luke (TV Series) (special effects - 8 episodes)
- Le fidanzate di Lucky Luke (1992) ... (special effects)
- Magia Indiana (1992) ... (special effects)
- Pesce D'Aprile (1992) ... (special effects)
- Ghost Train (1992) ... (special effects)
- Caffè Olè (1992) ... (special effects)
 1992 White Sands (special effects technician)
 1991 Lucky Luke (special effects)
 1990 Young Guns II (special effects technician)
 1990 The First Power (special effects technician)
 1989 Phantom of the Mall: Eric's Revenge (special effects technician)
 1989 Shocker (special effects technician)
 1989 K-9 (special effects technician: Image Engineering, Inc.)
 1988 A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (special effects technician)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (3 credits)
Show Show Visual effects (4 credits)
Show Show Art department (2 credits)
Show Show Editorial department (1 credit)
Show Show Self (1 credit)
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