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Dave Perkal


A busy television/film cinematographer and commercial director, Dave Perkal, ASC has an innate understanding of script and story, with an advanced technical knowledge that makes even the most challenging creative come to life. Perkal's talent has made him the go-to DP for series such as HBO's Entourage, Chuck, Vampire Diaries, Marvel's Runaways, ... See full bio »

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Entourage Cinematographer
(2004-2007)
Runaways Cinematographer
(2018)
Cowboy Bebop Cinematographer
(2021)
The Vampire Diaries Cinematographer
(2011-2013)

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 2022 Ramble On (TV Series) (1 episode) (post-production)
- Episode #1.1 (2022)
 2021 Cowboy Bebop (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Blue Crow Waltz (2021)
- Callisto Soul (2021)
- Dog Star Swing (2021)
 2021 Rebel (TV Series) (director of photography - 1 episode)
- 36 Hours (2021) ... (director of photography)
 2019 Breckman Rodeo (TV Series)
 2018 Runaways (TV Series) (11 episodes)
- Split Up (2018)
- Last Waltz (2018)
- Rock Bottom (2018)
- Old School (2018)
- Double Zeros (2018)
  Zoo (TV Series) (5 episodes, 2017) (director of photography - 2 episodes, 2017)
- West Side Story (2017)
- Oz Is Oz (2017)
 2016 Do You Take This Man (director of photography)
 2016 Castle (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Crossfire (2016)
- Hell to Pay (2016)
- Dead Again (2016)
- Backstabber (2016)
 2014-2016 Hit the Floor (TV Series) (22 episodes)
- Possession (2016)
- Loss (2016)
- Upset (2016)
- Killer Crossover (2016)
- Carrying (2016)
  Wicked City (TV Series) (2 episodes, 2015) (director of photography - 6 episodes, 2015)
- Destroyer (2015)
- Blizzard of Ozz (2015) ... (director of photography)
- Heat Wave (2015) ... (director of photography)
- The Very Thought of You (2015) ... (director of photography)
  The Vampire Diaries (TV Series) (39 episodes, 2011 - 2013) (director of photography - 1 episode, 2012)
- Pictures of You (2013)
- American Gothic (2013)
- Bring It On (2013)
- Stand by Me (2013)
 2011 Teen Spirit (TV Movie)
 2011 Franklin & Bash (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Pilot (2011)
 2010 Christmas Cupid (TV Movie) (director of photography)
  Scrubs (TV Series) (1 episode, 2009) (director of photography - 12 episodes, 2009 - 2010)
- Our Thanks (2010) ... (director of photography)
- Our Driving Issues (2010) ... (director of photography)
- Our Dear Leaders (2010) ... (director of photography)
- Our True Lies (2010) ... (director of photography)
- Our Stuff Gets Real (2010) ... (director of photography)
 2008 Happy Campers (TV Movie)
 2007 Chuck (TV Series) (director of photography - 4 episodes)
- Chuck Versus the Sizzling Shrimp (2007) ... (director of photography - as David Perkal)
- Chuck Versus the Wookiee (2007) ... (director of photography - as David Perkal)
- Chuck Versus the Tango (2007) ... (director of photography - as David Perkal)
- Chuck Versus the Helicopter (2007) ... (director of photography - as David Perkal)
 2007 Samantha Who? (TV Series) (director of photography - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2007) ... (director of photography)
  Entourage (TV Series) (1 episode, 2006) (director of photography - 11 episodes, 2005 - 2007)
- Adios, Amigos (2007) ... (director of photography)
- The Return of the King (2007) ... (director of photography)
- Gotcha! (2007) ... (director of photography)
- Dog Day Afternoon (2007) ... (director of photography)
- What About Bob? (2006) ... (director of photography)
 2006 The Frank Anderson (Short)
 2006 The Key (Short)
 2005 The Stereo Sound Agency (TV Movie)
 2005/I Lucky (Short)
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Alternate Names:

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