Gerald T. Olson, an alumnus of San Francisco State University, obtained his initial industry experience working as a Production Assistant on children's television movies, and feature films produced by industry legend Roger Corman. As a First Assistant Director, he contributed to such pictures as Malibu Beach, The Lady in Red, Outside Chance, and ... See full bio »

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Known For

Repo Man Producer
Dumb and Dumber Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
The Rundown Production Manager


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 1998 Goodbye Lover (second unit director)
 1996 The Ring (TV Movie) (second unit director)
 1995 A Stranger in Town (TV Movie) (second unit director)
 1994 Dumb and Dumber (second unit director)
 1992 Rapid Fire (second unit director - as Gerald Olson)
 1988 Lucky Stiff (second unit director)
 1981 Shoot the Sun Down (assistant director - as Gerald Olson)
  Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (TV Series) (second assistant director - 17 episodes, 1979 - 1980) (first assistant director - 1 episode, 1980)
- Buck's Duel to the Death (1980) ... (first assistant director)
- Space Rockers (1980) ... (second assistant director)
- A Dream of Jennifer (1980) ... (second assistant director)
- Twiki Is Missing (1980) ... (second assistant director)
- Ardala Returns (1980) ... (second assistant director)
 1979 The Meateater (assistant director)
 1979 The Lady in Red (first assistant director)
 1979 H.O.T.S. (first assistant director - as Gerald Olson)
 1979 Rock 'n' Roll High School (first assistant director)
 1978 Outside Chance (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 1978 Malibu Beach (first assistant director)
 1977 Moonshine County Express (second assistant director - as Gerald Olson)
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Alternate Names:

Gerald T. Olsen | Jerry Olsen | G.T. Olson | Gerald Olson | Jerry Olson

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