David Waters was born on December 17, 1969 in Greensboro, North Carolina, USA. He is known for his work on Mission: Impossible III (2006), The 5th Wave (2016) and Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005). He has been married to Erica Frene since April 20, 2008. They have one child. See full bio »

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Known For

Mission: Impossible III
Mission: Impossible III Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2006)
The 5th Wave
The 5th Wave Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2016)
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2005)
Star Trek
Star Trek Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2009)

Filmography

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 2019 Superintelligence (second assistant director) (filming)
 2019 Underwater (second assistant director) (post-production)
 2018 Bumblebee (second assistant director) (post-production)
 2018 Hell Fest (first assistant director) (completed)
 2017 Spider-Man: Homecoming (second assistant director: second unit)
 2017 Baby Driver (second assistant director)
 2017 Rings (second assistant director)
 2016 American Pastoral (second assistant director)
 2016 The Magnificent Seven (second assistant director: second unit)
 2016 The 5th Wave (second assistant director)
 2014 Fatrick (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 2014 Horrible Bosses 2 (second assistant director: second unit)
 2014 Selma (second assistant director)
 2014/II Cake (second assistant director)
 2014 Nightcrawler (second assistant director - as David E. Waters)
 2014 Into the Storm (second assistant director - as David E. Waters)
 2014 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (second assistant director)
 2013 RED 2 (second assistant director: additional photography) / (second assistant director: second unit)
 2013 Iron Man 3 (assistant director: additional photography - uncredited)
 2012 Little Brother (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 2012 Atlas Shrugged II: The Strike (second assistant director)
 2012 Rock of Ages (second assistant director)
 2010-2011 Law & Order: LA (TV Series) (second assistant director - 7 episodes)
- Reseda (2011) ... (second assistant director - as David 'Muddy' Waters)
- Benedict Canyon (2011) ... (second assistant director - as David 'Muddy' Waters)
- Zuma Canyon (2011) ... (second assistant director - as David 'Muddy' Waters)
- Ballona Creek (2010) ... (second assistant director - as David 'Muddy' Waters)
- Pasadena (2010) ... (second assistant director - as David 'Muddy' Waters)
  Dark Blue (TV Series) (second assistant director - 13 episodes, 2009 - 2010) (first assistant director - 2 episodes, 2009)
- Shell Game (2010) ... (second assistant director - as David 'Muddy' Waters)
- Home Sweet Home (2010) ... (second assistant director - as David 'Muddy' Waters)
- Jane Wayne (2010) ... (second assistant director - as David 'Muddy' Waters)
- Brother's Keeper (2010) ... (second assistant director - as David 'Muddy' Waters)
- High Rollers (2010) ... (second assistant director - as David 'Muddy' Waters)
 2009 The Forgotten (TV Series) (second assistant director - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2009) ... (second assistant director)
 2009 Star Trek (second assistant director)
  Eleventh Hour (TV Series) (second assistant director - 7 episodes, 2008) (first assistant director - 5 episodes, 2009)
- Medea (2009) ... (first assistant director)
- Subway (2009) ... (first assistant director)
- Minamata (2009) ... (first assistant director)
- Eternal (2009) ... (first assistant director)
- H2O (2009) ... (first assistant director)
 2007 The Cure (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 2007 Blonde Ambition (second assistant director)
 2007 Halloween (second assistant director: additional photography - uncredited)
 2007 Georgia Rule (second assistant director: second unit - as David 'Muddy' Waters)
 2006 We Are Marshall (second assistant director - as David 'Muddy' Waters)
 2006 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series) (second assistant director - 1 episode)
- Post Mortem (2006) ... (second assistant director - as David 'Muddy' Waters)
 2006 Keeping Up with the Steins (second assistant director - as David 'Muddy' Waters)
 2006 Just My Luck (second second assistant director)
 2006 Mission: Impossible III (second assistant director: additional photography) / (second second assistant director - as David 'Muddy' Waters)
 2005 Related (TV Series) (day player additional second assistant director - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2005) ... (day player additional second assistant director)
 2005 Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (second assistant director: second unit - as David 'Muddy' Waters)
 2005 xXx: State of the Union (additional second assistant director: weekly player)
 2005 Ice Princess (second assistant director: reshoots)
 2004 The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement (second second assistant director)
 2004 Soul Plane (second second assistant director)
 2004 The Girl Next Door (second second assistant director: weekly player)
 2004 Hidalgo (second second assistant director)
 2003 Love Don't Cost a Thing (second second assistant director: weekly player)
 2003 Cradle 2 the Grave (second second assistant director)
 2003 Biker Boyz (second second assistant director)
 2002 Without a Trace (TV Series) (second second assistant director - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2002) ... (second second assistant director - uncredited)
 2002 About Schmidt (second second assistant director - as David 'Muddy' Waters)
 2001 Cinema/Vérité (Short) (second second assistant director)
 2000 Miss Congeniality (second second assistant director)
 1997 Dead Inn (second assistant director)
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Alternate Names:

David 'Muddy' Waters | David E. Waters | David Eric Waters | David Muddy Waters | Muddy Waters
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