Michael S. Chandler
 

1st Assistant Director

 

Television (select)

PROJECT DIRECTOR STUDIO / PRODUCTION CO.
AMERICAN VANDAL (seasons 1-2) *
2018 Peabody Award
Tony Yacenda Netflix / Funny or Die / CBS Television / 3 Arts Ent.
Prod: Joe Farrell, Dan Lagana, Joe Hardesty
BROCKMIRE (season 2) Maurice L. Marable IFC / Funny or Die
Prod: Joel Church-Cooper, Buddy Enright
NIGHTCAP (seasons 1-2) * * Johnny Milord PopTV / Lionsgate Television
Prod: Ali Wentworth, Tom Brunnelle. Brad Wollack
PLAYDATES (pilot)
Cast: Paul Scheer, Carla Gallo, Miles Fisher
Premiere: Sundance Film Festival
Brett Simon Honora Productions
Prod: Giles Andrews, Eliot Watson
BETTER LATE THAN NEVER (season 1, 4 episodes) * * * * * Troy Miller NBC
Prod: Lisa Higgins, Jason Ehrlich, Matt Kaye
DEADBEAT (seasons 1-3) * * Various Hulu / Lionsgate Television
Prod: Dan Lagana, George Paaswell, Troy Miller
HISTORY OF THE WORLD (season 1, 4 episodes) David Palmer NatGeo
Prod: John Altschuler, Dave Krinsky, Don Paquette
ARE YOU GEORGE LOPEZ? (pilot) * * * *
Cast: George Lopez, Whitney Cummings, Illeana Douglas
Troy Miller TV Land / Dakota Pictures
Prod: Don Poquette
THE NEW YORKER PRESENTS (pilot)
Cast: Alan Cumming, Bret Gelner
Troy Miller Amazon Studios / Jigsaw Productions
ALIEN DAWN (series) Josh Crook Nickelodeon / Larry Schwarz & His Band
Prod: Jeff Crook, Brian David Cange, Claudine Marrotte

Feature Films (select)

PROJECT DIRECTOR STUDIO / PRODUCTION CO.
CROWN VIC *
Cast: Thomas Jane, Luke Kleintank, David Krumholtz
Joel Souza Brittany House Pictures
Prod: Alec Baldwin, Anjul Nigam, Alyson Latz
BAYOU CAVIAR * *
Cast: Cuba Gooding Jr., Famke Janssen, Richard Dreyfuss
Cuba Gooding Jr. Brittany House Pictures
Prod: Todd Lewis, Paul Haggis, Anjul Nigam
BETTER START RUNNING
Cast: Jeremy Irons, Maria Bello, Analeigh Tipton
Brett Simon Whip Smart Productions
Prod: Dawn Bierschwal, Doug Miller, Jon Wagner
WE’VE FORGOTTEN MORE THAN WE EVER KNEW
Cast: Louisa Krause, Aaron Stanford, Doug Jones
Thomas Woodrow The Orchard
Prod: Paul Mezey, Michelle Cameron, Naomi Wells
DEAN
Cast: Kevin Kline, Demetri Martin, Gillian Jacobs, Mary Steenburgen
Winner: Best Narrative Feature, 2016 Tribeca Film Festival
Demetri Martin CBS Films
Prod: Giles Andrews, Allison Carter, Traci Carlson
LEARNING TO DRIVE (Additional Photography)
Cast: Patricia Clarkson, Ben Kingsley, Samantha Bee
Isabel Croixet Cinemavista Moving Pictures Inc.
Prod: Daniel Hammond, Lauren McCarthy, Susan Leber
GROWING UP SMITH
Cast: Jason Lee, Anjul Nigam, Brighton Sharbino
Frank Lotito Brittany House Pictures
Prod: Michelle Cameron, Anjul Nigam
HITS * * *
Cast: Meredith Hagner, Michael Cera, Matt Walsh, Amy Sedaris
Premiere: 2014 Sundance Film Festival
David Cross Honora Productions
Prod: Giles Andrews, Jessica Latham, Traci Carlson
EDEN (NY Unit)
Cast: Greta Gerwig, Brady Corbet
Mia Hanson Love Broad Green Pictures
Prod: James Price, Charles Gillibert
JAMIE MARKS IS DEAD
Cast: Liv Tyler, Judy Greer, Morgan Saylor, Cameron Monaghan
Premiere: 2014 Sundance Film Festival
Carter Smith Versimilitude / Gravitas Ventures
Prod: Alex Orlovsky, Jacob Jaffke, Zeke Dunn, Hunter Gray
BLOWTORCH
Cast: Lois Robbins, William Baldwin, Armand Assante
Kevin Breslin Momentum Pictures
Prod: Jesse Scolaro, Adrienne Stern, Csaba Bereczky
MUTUAL FRIENDS
Cast: Caitlin Fitzgerld, Cheyenne Jackson, Michael Chernus
Matt Watts Covert Productions
Prod: Roweena Mackay, Jennifer Westin
NIGHTLIGHTS * *
Cast: Shawna Waldron, Kate Lumpkin Black, Stephen Louis Grush
Dave Midell Indican Pictures / Play On Productions
Prod: Keaton Wooden, Adam Dick
EXCUSE ME FOR LIVING
Cast: Christopher Lloyd, Wayne Knight, Jerry Stiller
Ric Klass EMFL Productions
Prod: Mark Tocher, Ric Klass
MAYBE TOMORROW
Cast: Michael Wolfe, Chris Shyer, Paul Lange
Michael Wolfe Entertainment One
Prod: Aimee Denaro, Mark Montgomery

* 1st AD + 2nd Unit Director

* * 1st AD + Co-Producer

* * * 1st AD + Associate Producer

* * * * 1st AD + UPM

* * * * * Associate Director