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Up in the Air Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2009)
Lady in the Water Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2006)
Beerfest Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2006)
Guess Who Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2005)

Filmography

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  Diamond in the Dust (first assistant director) (announced)
  Don't Look Deeper (TV Series) (second second assistant director - 1 episode) (post-production)
- Episode #1.1 ... (second second assistant director)
 2019 Pearson (TV Series) (second second assistant director - 10 episodes)
- The Fixer (2019) ... (second second assistant director)
- The Rival (2019) ... (second second assistant director)
- The Political Wife (2019) ... (second second assistant director)
- The Immigration Lawyer (2019) ... (second second assistant director)
- The Donor (2019) ... (second second assistant director)
  Guy's Grocery Games (TV Series) (stage manager - 139 episodes, 2015 - 2018) (Stage Manager - 37 episodes, 2015)
- All-Star Grocery Rush (2018) ... (stage manager)
- Last Judge Standing Tournament Part 4 (2017) ... (stage manager)
- Last Judge Standing Tournament Part 3 (2017) ... (stage manager)
- Last Judge Standing Tournament Part 2 (2017) ... (stage manager)
 2017 Battle of the Network Stars (TV Mini-Series) (stage manager - 8 episodes)
- Doctors vs. Famous TV Families (2017) ... (stage manager)
- Cops vs. Sci-Fi/Fantasy (2017) ... (stage manager)
- TV Moms & Dads vs. TV Kids (2017) ... (stage manager)
- Cops vs. TV Sitcoms (2017) ... (stage manager)
- Primetime Soaps vs. ABC Stars (2017) ... (stage manager)
 2017 A Cowgirl's Story (first assistant director)
 2017 A Million Happy Nows (second assistant director)
 2017 Robert Earl (Short) (first assistant director)
 2015-2016 Kids Baking Championship (TV Series) (stage manager - 12 episodes)
- Spring Break Cakes (2016) ... (stage manager)
- Dessert Impostors 2.0 (2016) ... (stage manager)
- Candymonium (2016) ... (stage manager)
- Lunchbox Desserts (2016) ... (stage manager)
- Macaron 'Stackaron' (2016) ... (stage manager)
 2014-2015 Holiday Baking Championship (TV Series) (stage manager - 7 episodes)
- We're Nuts for the Holidays (2015) ... (stage manager)
- Gingerbread Worlds (2014) ... (stage manager)
- Great Holiday Traditions (2014) ... (stage manager)
- The Great Holiday Cake-Over (2014) ... (stage manager)
- It's Not the Holidays Without Pie (2014) ... (stage manager)
 2015 2Survive (first assistant director)
 2014 Kitchen Inferno (TV Series) (stage manager - 8 episodes)
- Fired Up (2014) ... (stage manager)
- Chocolate Wishes (2014) ... (stage manager)
- Holiday Heat (2014) ... (stage manager)
- Milk and Cookies: Get Ready to Crumble (2014) ... (stage manager)
- New Orleans Heat (2014) ... (stage manager)
 2013-2014 Guinness World Records Unleashed (TV Series) (stage manager - 13 episodes)
- Leavin' on a Jetpack (2014) ... (stage manager)
- Wet Suited (2014) ... (stage manager)
- Fire Exit (2014) ... (stage manager)
- Thrown for a Loop (2014) ... (stage manager)
- Flipper (2014) ... (stage manager)
 2012 The Five (Short) (first assistant director)
 2012 Claire (TV Mini-Series) (first assistant director - as Joe Payton)
 2011 A Warrior's Journey 3D (Short) (first assistant director)
 2011 Cisco a Matter of Time (Video Game) (first assistant director)
 2009/I Up in the Air (second second assistant director)
 2008-2009 Desperate Housewives (TV Series) (second second assistant director - 16 episodes)
- Crime Doesn't Pay (2009) ... (second second assistant director - uncredited)
- In a World Where the Kings Are Employers (2009) ... (second second assistant director - uncredited)
- Mama Spent Money When She Had None (2009) ... (second second assistant director - uncredited)
- The Best Thing That Ever Could Have Happened (2009) ... (second second assistant director - uncredited)
- Connect! Connect! (2009) ... (second second assistant director - uncredited)
 2008 The Least of These (second assistant director)
 2008 Ultimatum (Video short) (first assistant director)
 2007-2008 Monk (TV Series) (additional second assistant director - 11 episodes)
- Mr. Monk Falls in Love (2008) ... (additional second assistant director - uncredited)
- Mr. Monk Is Underwater (2008) ... (additional second assistant director - uncredited)
- Mr. Monk Takes a Punch (2008) ... (additional second assistant director - uncredited)
- Mr. Monk Gets Lotto Fever (2008) ... (additional second assistant director - uncredited)
- Mr. Monk and the Genius (2008) ... (additional second assistant director - uncredited)
 2007 Samantha Who? (TV Series) (second second assistant director - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2007) ... (second second assistant director - uncredited)
 2007 What About Brian (TV Series) (second second assistant director - 5 episodes)
- What About Calling All Friends... (2007) ... (second second assistant director)
- What About Secret Lovers... (2007) ... (second second assistant director)
- What About All That Glitters... (2007) ... (second second assistant director - uncredited)
- What About Strange Bedfellows... (2007) ... (second second assistant director)
- What About Temptations... (2007) ... (second second assistant director)
 2006 Julie Reno, Bounty Hunter (TV Series) (second second assistant director)
 2006 School for Scoundrels (dga trainee day player)
 2006 Beerfest (second second assistant director: additional photography)
 2006 Bring It On: All or Nothing (Video) (dga trainee)
 2006 Lady in the Water (dga trainee)
 2005 Threshold (TV Series) (dga trainee - 2 episodes)
- The Burning (2005) ... (dga trainee)
- Blood of the Children (2005) ... (dga trainee)
 2005 Criminal Minds (TV Series) (dga trainee day player)
 2005 Without a Trace (TV Series) (dga trainee - 4 episodes)
- End Game (2005) ... (dga trainee - uncredited)
- John Michaels (2005) ... (dga trainee - uncredited)
- Off the Tracks (2005) ... (dga trainee - uncredited)
- The Bogie Man (2005) ... (dga trainee - uncredited)
 2005 Gilmore Girls (TV Series) (dga trainee - 5 episodes)
- But I'm a Gilmore! (2005) ... (dga trainee - uncredited)
- To Live and Let Diorama (2005) ... (dga trainee - uncredited)
- Pulp Friction (2005) ... (dga trainee - uncredited)
- So... Good Talk (2005) ... (dga trainee - uncredited)
- Jews and Chinese Food (2005) ... (dga trainee - uncredited)
 2005 Guess Who (dga trainee - as Joe Payton)
 2004-2005 CSI: NY (TV Series) (dga trainee - 6 episodes)
- Blood, Sweat and Tears (2005) ... (dga trainee)
- Tanglewood (2005) ... (dga trainee)
- Recycling (2005) ... (dga trainee)
- Tri-Borough (2005) ... (dga trainee)
- Night, Mother (2004) ... (dga trainee)
 2004 Joan of Arcadia (TV Series) (dga trainee - 6 episodes)
- Anonymous (2004) ... (dga trainee)
- Do the Math (2004) ... (dga trainee)
- Requiem for a Third Grade Ashtray (2004) ... (dga trainee)
- No Bad Guy (2004) ... (dga trainee)
- Double Dutch (2004) ... (dga trainee)
 2003 The Lyon's Den (TV Series) (dga trainee - 6 episodes)
- The Quantum Theory (2003) ... (dga trainee)
- Ex (2003) ... (dga trainee)
- Trick or Treat (2003) ... (dga trainee)
- Separation Anxiety (2003) ... (dga trainee)
- The Fifth ... (dga trainee)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Joe Payton

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Star Sign:

Capricorn

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