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Kai Thorup


Kai Thorup was born on January 16, 1972 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA. He is known for his work on I, Tonya (2017), Taken 3 (2014) and Little (2019). He has been married to Jennifer Griffin since August 13, 2008. They have one child. See full bio »

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I, Tonya Location Management
(2017)
Taken 3 Location Management
(2014)
Little Location Management
(2019)
Coming 2 America Location Management
(2021)

Filmography

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  Three Months (location manager) (post-production)
 2021 The First Wives Club (TV Series) (location scout - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.1 (2021) ... (location scout)
 2021 MacGyver (TV Series) (location manager - 10 episodes)
- Abduction + Memory + Time + Fireworks + Dispersal (2021) ... (location manager)
- Royalty + Marriage + Vivaah Sanskar + Zinc + Henna (2021) ... (location manager)
 2021 Coming 2 America (location manager)
 2021 Boss Level (location scout)
 2020 Jiu Jitsu (locations scout)
 2020 I Care a Lot (locations scout)
 2020 Emperor (location manager)
 2020 Greenleaf (TV Series) (locations scout - 1 episode)
- The Second Day (2020) ... (locations scout)
 2020 Robbie (TV Series) (locations scout - 1 episode)
- Robbie vs. The Room of Dreams (2020) ... (locations scout)
 2020 When the Streetlights Go On (TV Series short) (location manager)
 2020 Like a Boss (location scout)
 2019 American Ninja Warrior (TV Series) (locations scout - 1 episode)
- Atlanta City Qualifiers (2019) ... (locations scout)
 2019/I Little (location manager)
 2019/III The Trap (location manager)
 2019 American Gods (TV Series) (location scout - 1 episode)
- House on the Rock (2019) ... (location scout)
 2019/I Light of My Life (location scout)
 2018 Nappily Ever After (location manager)
 2018 Bobcat Goldthwait's Misfits & Monsters (TV Series) (supervising location manager - 1 episode)
- Bubba the Bear (2018) ... (supervising location manager)
 2018 Escape Plan 2: Hades (location manager)
 2018 SuperFly (location manager)
 2018/I The Dark (location scout)
 2018 Come Sunday (location manager: reshoots)
 2018 Den of Thieves (location scout)
 2017 I, Tonya (location manager)
 2017 The Leisure Seeker (location manager)
 2017 Vengeance: A Love Story (location manager)
 2017 Table 19 (location manager)
 2016 True Memoirs of an International Assassin (location manager)
 2016 A Sunday Horse (location manager)
 2016 Powers (TV Series) (location manager - 1 episode)
- Caracas 1967 (2016) ... (location manager - uncredited)
 2016 The Detour (TV Series) (location manager - 9 episodes)
- The Track (2016) ... (location manager)
- The Drop (2016) ... (location manager)
- The Road (2016) ... (location manager)
- The Wedding (2016) ... (location manager)
- The B&B (2016) ... (location manager)
 2016 Dirty Grandpa (location manager)
 2015/II Captive (locations scout)
 2015 Our Brand Is Crisis (key assistant location manager)
 2015 Barely Lethal (location manager)
 2014 Taken 3 (location manager)
 2014 Constantine (TV Series) (location scout - 1 episode)
- Non Est Asylum (2014) ... (location scout - uncredited)
 2014 A Merry Friggin' Christmas (location manager)
 2014 The Homesman (assistant location manager) / (location scout: Georgia)
 2014 The Red Road (TV Series) (location scout - 2 episodes)
- The Great Snake Battle (2014) ... (location scout - uncredited)
- The Bad Weapons (2014) ... (location scout - uncredited)
 2013-2014 The Originals (TV Series) (key assistant location manager - 10 episodes)
- Farewell to Storyville (2014) ... (key assistant location manager - uncredited)
- Le Grand Guignol (2014) ... (key assistant location manager - uncredited)
- Long Way Back from Hell (2014) ... (key assistant location manager - uncredited)
- Crescent City (2014) ... (key assistant location manager - uncredited)
- Dance Back from the Grave (2014) ... (key assistant location manager - uncredited)
 2014 Premature (location manager)
 2013 The Walking Dead (TV Series) (location scout - 1 episode)
- Live Bait (2013) ... (location scout - uncredited)
 2013 Last Vegas (key assistant location manager)
 2013 The Last of Robin Hood (location manager)
 2013 The Vampire Diaries (TV Series) (key assistant location manager - 1 episode)
- The Originals (2013) ... (key assistant location manager - uncredited)
 2013/II Standing Up (location manager)
 2013 A.C.O.D. (location manager)
 2013 Broken City (assistant location manager)
 2012/I Flight (key assistant location manager)
 2012/I The Watch (location scout)
 2012 Lawless (assistant location manager)
 2012 21 Jump Street (location assistant - uncredited)
 2012 Jayne Mansfield's Car (key assistant location manager)
 2012 Joyful Noise (location scout)
 2011 Young Adult (location scout - uncredited)
 2011 The Greening of Whitney Brown (key assistant location manager) / (location scout)
 2011 Necessary Roughness (TV Series) (location assistant - 1 episode)
- A Wing and a Player (2011) ... (location assistant)
 2011 The Change-Up (assistant location manager) / (location scout)
 2011 Love, Wedding, Marriage (key assistant location manager)
 2011 The Lost Valentine (TV Movie) (key assistant location manager) / (location scout)
 2011 Mean Girls 2 (TV Movie) (key assistant location manager) / (location scout)
 2010 Marry Me (TV Mini-Series) (location scout - 2 episodes)
- Part 2 (2010) ... (location scout - uncredited)
- Part 1 (2010) ... (location scout - uncredited)
 2010 RED (key assistant location manager)
 2009 Drop Dead Diva (TV Series) (second assistant location manager - 12 episodes)
- Grayson's Anatomy (2009) ... (second assistant location manager - uncredited)
- Dead Model Walking (2009) ... (second assistant location manager - uncredited)
- What If? (2009) ... (second assistant location manager - uncredited)
- Make Me a Match (2009) ... (second assistant location manager - uncredited)
- The Dress (2009) ... (second assistant location manager - uncredited)
 2009 Halloween II (second assistant location manager - uncredited)
 1996 Hello, She Lied (TV Movie) (location manager)
 1995 Dangerous Minds (location scout)
 1995 The Walking Dead (location scout)
 1994 Drop Zone (location scout)
 1989 Rescue 911 (TV Series documentary) (location scout)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

"Rock the Boat". Production manager and talent director for a rock festival in Miami, Florida. Artists included Grammy Award winners, Foo Fighters, as well as Days of the New, Seven Mary Three, Darwin's Waiting Room, Crease and Endo. See more »
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Trivia:

In the movie "Clinton and Nadine," starring Andy Garcia and Ellen Barkin, Garcia's character is seen reading a book throughout the show titled, "How to Make $1 Million Playing Black Jack". The author of that prop book is "Kai Thorup". Thorup visited his mother, Sherry Thorup, on the set of the film and the prop department chose his name for the author. See more »

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