Efrain Cortes is an assistant director and producer, known for Cloverfield (2008), Get Smart (2008) and Yes Man (2008). See full bio »

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Cloverfield Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2008)
Get Smart Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2008)
Yes Man Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2008)
East Los High Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2013-2017)

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 2019 Weird City (TV Series) (first assistant director - 4 episodes) (post-production)
- Episode #1.6 (2019) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.5 (2019) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.2 (2019) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.1 (2019) ... (first assistant director)
 2018 Good Girls Get High (first assistant director)
 2018 Liza on Demand (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- MoJoe (2018) ... (first assistant director)
- Popular (2018) ... (first assistant director)
 2013-2017 East Los High (TV Series) (first assistant director - 50 episodes)
- The Movie (2017) ... (first assistant director)
- Mexican Wedding (2016) ... (first assistant director)
- You're Dancing Like a Gringo (2016) ... (first assistant director)
- We Have Obamacare (2016) ... (first assistant director)
- Eddie's Got a Heart On (2016) ... (first assistant director)
 2017 Teachers (TV Series) (first assistant director - 6 episodes)
- Nightmare on Fillmore Street (2017) ... (first assistant director)
- Dire Straights (2017) ... (first assistant director)
- Getting Drilled (2017) ... (first assistant director)
- Brokebitch Mountain (2017) ... (first assistant director)
- School Sweet School (2017) ... (first assistant director)
 2017 Playing House (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- Paging Doctor Yes Please (2017) ... (first assistant director)
- None of Your Business (2017) ... (first assistant director)
 2017 The Good Place (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Mindy St. Claire (2017) ... (first assistant director)
 2016 Give Converse with Pete Davidson (TV Mini-Series) (first assistant director - 2016)
 2016 Faking It (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Up in Flames (2016) ... (first assistant director)
 2015-2016 The Last Man on Earth (TV Series) (second assistant director - 14 episodes)
- Skidmark (2016) ... (second assistant director)
- Fish in the Dish (2016) ... (second assistant director)
- Valhalla (2016) ... (second assistant director)
- Pitch Black (2016) ... (second assistant director)
- Silent Night (2015) ... (second assistant director)
 2016 Love (TV Series) (second assistant director - 5 episodes)
- The Table Read (2016) ... (second assistant director)
- Magic (2016) ... (second assistant director)
- Party in the Hills (2016) ... (second assistant director)
- Tested (2016) ... (second assistant director)
- The End of the Beginning (2016) ... (second assistant director)
 2013-2015 Parks and Recreation (TV Series) (key second assistant director - 35 episodes)
- One Last Ride (2015) ... (key second assistant director)
- One Last Ride (2015) ... (key second assistant director)
- Two Funerals (2015) ... (key second assistant director)
- Pie-Mary (2015) ... (key second assistant director)
- The Johnny Karate Super Awesome Musical Explosion Show (2015) ... (key second assistant director)
 2014 Old Soul (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 2014 Peruchazhi (first assistant director)
 2013 Browsers (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 2012 In the Hive (first assistant director)
 2012 Strawberry Summer (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
  Greek (TV Series) (second assistant director - 21 episodes, 2008 - 2009) (first assistant director - 7 episodes, 2008 - 2011)
- Legacy (2011) ... (first assistant director)
- Subclass Plagiostomi (2011) ... (first assistant director)
- Fumble (2011) ... (first assistant director)
- All About Beav (2011) ... (first assistant director)
- Fools Rush In (2011) ... (first assistant director)
 2009 Flashforward (TV Series) (second second assistant director - 1 episode)
- No More Good Days (2009) ... (second second assistant director - uncredited)
 2009 Hung (TV Series) (second assistant director - 3 episodes)
- Doris Is Dead or Are We Rich or Are We Poor? (2009) ... (second assistant director)
- Do It, Monkey (2009) ... (second assistant director)
- Strange Friends or the Truth Is, You're Sexy (2009) ... (second assistant director)
 2009 17 Again (additional second assistant director)
 2008 Yes Man (additional second assistant director - as Efrain Cortes Jr.)
 2008 Get Smart (additional second assistant director)
 2008 Changeling (additional second assistant director - uncredited)
  Desperate Housewives (TV Series) (second second assistant director - 8 episodes, 2007 - 2008) (second assistant director - 7 episodes, 2008)
- Free (2008) ... (second assistant director)
- The Gun Song (2008) ... (second assistant director)
- Mother Said (2008) ... (second assistant director)
- Opening Doors (2008) ... (second assistant director)
- Hello, Little Girl (2008) ... (second assistant director)
 2008 Cloverfield (second second assistant director - as Efrain Cortes Jr.)
 2007 Supreme Courtships (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 2005-2007 The O.C. (TV Series) (second assistant director - 41 episodes)
- The End's Not Near, It's Here (2007) ... (second assistant director: second unit)
- The Night Moves (2007) ... (second assistant director: second unit)
- The Shake Up (2007) ... (second assistant director: second unit)
- The Case of the Franks (2007) ... (second assistant director: second unit)
- The Groundhog Day (2007) ... (second assistant director: second unit)
 2006 Man About Town (second assistant director: Los Angeles)
 2005 The Longest Yard (additional second assistant director)
 2005 Carnivàle (TV Series) (dga trainee - 7 episodes)
- Damascus, NE (2005) ... (dga trainee)
- The Road to Damascus (2005) ... (dga trainee)
- Creed, OK (2005) ... (dga trainee)
- Old Cherry Blossom Road (2005) ... (dga trainee)
- Ingram, TX (2005) ... (dga trainee)
 2005 Medium (TV Series) (dga trainee - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2005) ... (dga trainee)
 2004 Starsky & Hutch (dga trainee)
 2002-2003 Crossing Jordan (TV Series) (dga trainee - 5 episodes)
- Ockham's Razor (2003) ... (dga trainee - uncredited)
- Prisoner Exchange (2002) ... (dga trainee - uncredited)
- Don't Look Back (2002) ... (dga trainee - uncredited)
- Scared Straight (2002) ... (dga trainee - uncredited)
- One Twelve (2002) ... (dga trainee - uncredited)
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