2nd AD
James Andrew Haven
Assistant Directors

James is a member of the DGA and has over 30 years of international experience as an AD in all formats and genres of film, television and theatre. 

A versatile, calm and disciplined team player who is often called upon to step in at short notice, manage large sets and complex stunt sequences.

Bases in UK and Singapore.

Feature Films

MULAN  Second Assistant Director
Walt Disney Pictures | Directed by Niki Caro 
Produced by Jason Reed, Barrie Osborne & Liz Tan
ROBIN HOOD
Additional Photography
Second Assistant Director
RHO Productions Ltd | Directed by Otto Bathurst 
Produced by E. Bennett Walsh, Jennifer Davisson & Tory Tunnell
CRAZY RICH ASIANS
Additional Photography
Second Assistant Director
Warner Bros | Directed by Jon M. Chu 
Produced by Tim Coddington & Nina Jacobson
PADDINGTON 2
Additional Photography 
Second Assistant Director
Studio Canal / Heyday Films | Directed by Paul King
Produced by David Heyman, Rosie Alison & Alexandra Derbyshire
PAPILLON  Second Assistant Director
Red Granite Pictures | Directed by Michael Noer
Produced by Joey McFarland & David Koplan
UNLOCKED  Second Assistant Director
Czech Anglo Productions | Directed by Michael Apted
Produced by Lorenzo di Bonaventura & Georgina Townsley
THE NOVEMBER MAN  Second Assistant Director
Relativity Media / Irish Dreamtime | Directed by Roger Donaldson
Produced by Kevan Van Thompson
RED 2
Action Unit

Second Assistant Director 
Summit Entertainment | Directed by Dean Parisot & Paul Jennings
Produced by Lorenzo di Bonaventura & Jake Myers
A GOOD DAY TO DIE HARD
Action Unit

Second Assistant Director  
Twentieth Century Fox Corp | Directed by John Moore & Jonathan Taylor
Produced by Tom Karnowski & Peter Veverka
CHERNOBYL DIARIES Second Assistant Director
Oxford Tours / Work in Progress | Directed by Bradley Parker
Produced by Richard Sharkey & Brian Witten
GHOST RIDER - SPIRIT OF VENGEANCE  Second Assistant Director
Roseline Productions | Directed by Mark Neveldine & Brian Taylor 
Produced by E Bennett Walsh
THE RITE  Second Assistant Director
New Line Cinema / Warner Bros | Directed by Mikael Hafstrom
Produced by Beau Flynn & Tripp Vinson
1ST NIGHT  Second Assistant Director
Britannia Film Productions | Directed by Christopher Menaul
Produced by Stephen Evans & Selwyn Roberts
THE TEMPEST
UK & Hawaii Unit
Second Assistant Director  
Prospera Productions Inc | Directed by Julie Taymor
Produced by Lynn Hendee & Julia Taylor-Stanley
SOULBOY
Additional Shooting Days
Second Assistant Director 
Dreamfinder Productions | Directed by Shimmy Marcus
Produced by Christine Alderson
SHANGHAI 
Thailand Unit
Second Assistant Director 
Golden Bat Production Ltd | Directed by Mikael Hafstrom
Produced by Steve Squillante, Jake Myers & Donna Gigliotti
BUNRAKU  Second Assistant Director
Picturesque Films | Directed by Guy Moshe 
Produced by Ram Bergman & Nava Levin
THE IMAGINARIUM OF DOCTOR PARNASSUS Second Assistant Director
Poo Poo Pictures Productions Ltd | Directed by Terry Gilliam
Produced by William Vince & Amy Gilliam
THE BROTHERS BLOOM  Second Assistant Director
Endgame Pictures | Directed by Rian Johnson
Produced by Jim Stern & Ram Bergman
LOVE IN THE TIME OF CHOLERA
UK Unit
Second Assistant Director 
Stone Village Pictures | Directed by Mike Newell
Produced by Scott Steindoff, Michael Nozik & Scott Lastaiti
BOURNE ULTIMATUM
Splinter Unit 
Second Assistant Director
Universal Pictures | Directed by Paul Greengrass
Produced by Frank Marshall & Pat Crowley
1408 Second Assistant Director
Miramax Productions | Directed by Mikael Hafstrom
Produced by Lorenzo di Bonaventura
DEATH AT A FUNERAL  Second Assistant Director
Sidney Kimmel Entertainment Ltd | Directed by Frank Oz
Produced by Diane Phillips & Share Stalling
PENELOPE 

Second Assistant Director
Stone Village Pictures / Type A Films / Zepher Films | Directed by Mark Palansky
Produced by Scott Steindoff, Reese Witherspoon & Chris Curling
STORMBREAKER
2nd Unit
Second Assistant Director  
Samuelson Productions | Directed by Geoffrey Sax
Produced by Marc Samuelson & Peter Samuelson
PIERREPOINT  Second Assistant Director
Granada Films | Directed by Andrew Shergold
Produced by Christine Langan
DERAILED  Second Assistant Director
Miramax Productions | Directed by Mikael Hafstrom
Produced by Lorenzo di Bonaventura
BEYOND THE SEA  Second Assistant Director
Archer Street Productions Ltd | Directed by Kevin Spacey
Produced by Andy Paterson 
GEORGE AND THE DRAGON  Second Assistant Director
The Carousel Picture Company / Apollo Media | Directed by Tom Reeve
Produced by Romain Schroeder & Todd Moyer
THE ROCKET POST  Second Assistant Director
Ultimate Pictures UK Limited | Directed by Stephen Whittaker
Produced by Mark Shorrock
MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS  Second Assistant Director
American TV / CBS & Hopecharm Limited | Directed by Carl Schenkel
Produced by Dan H. Blatt
EVOLUTION  Second Assistant Director
WGBH Boston / Clear Blue Sky Productions | Directed by Alastair Reid
Produced by Linda Garmon 
THE PAROLE OFFICER Second Assistant Director
Universal Pictures International | Directed by John Duigan
Produced by Callum Mcdougall
THE FINAL CURTAIN  Second Assistant Director
DNA Films Ltd | Directed by Patrick Harkins
Produced by Christopher Young
THE CRIMINAL  Second Assistant Director
The Christopher Johnson Company Ltd / Palm Pictures
Directed by Julian Simpson | Produced by Christopher Johnson
A ROOM FOR ROMEO BRASS  Second Assistant Director
Company Pictures Ltd. | Directed by Shane Meadows
Producers: George Faber & Charles Pattinson
THE THEORY OF FLIGHT
2nd Unit 
Second Assistant Director 
BBC Films / Distant Horizons | Directed by Imogen Kimmel
Produced by David Pupkewitz & Ruth Caleb
 

TV

WESTWORLD
Season 3
Singapore Unit
First Assistant Director 
Bad Robot for HBO | Directed by Jonathan Nolan, Richard Lewis, Amanda Marsalis & Paul Cameron
Produced by Lisa Joy, Margot Lulick, Freddie Yeo & Fran Borgiaaul Cameron
YOUNG WALLANDER
Block 1 & 2
Second Assistant Director 
Netflix / Yellow Bird Productions | Directed by Ole Endresen & Jens Jonsson
Produced by Simon Emanuel, Suzie Shearer & Ildiko Kemeny
THE WITCHER
2nd Unit
Block 4
Second Assistant Director 
Netflix | Directed by Tomek Baginski
Produced by Simon Emanuel, Suzie Shearer & Ildiko Kemeny
MARCO POLO 
Season 2 
Second Assistant Director
Netflix / The Weinstein Company | Directed by Dan Minahan & James McTeigue
Produced by Richard Sharkey & John Fusco
MARCO POLO 
Season 1 
Second Assistant Director
Netflix / The Weinstein Company | Directed by Joachim Ronning, Espen Sandberg & David Petrarca
Produced by Richard Sharkey & John Fusco
THIS SEPTEMBER Second Assistant Director
Gate Television Productions Ltd | Directed by Giles Foster
Produced by Ron Purdie & Rikolt von Gagern
BELONGING  Second Assistant Director
The Producers Productions | Directed by Christopher Menaul
Produced by Jeanna Polley & Jenny Edwards
HUSTLE  Second Assistant Director
Kudos Productions Ltd | Directed by Barret Jones
Produced by Simon Crawford Collins 
CANTERBURY TALES  Second Assistant Director
BBC Television Drama | Directed by Julian Jarrod
Produced by John Kay & Kate Barlett 
STATE OF MIND  Second Assistant Director
Monogram Productions | Directed by Christopher Menaul
Produced by Dave Edwards
BAIT  Second Assistant Director
Monogram Productions | Directed by Nick Renton
Produced by Dave Edwards
THE SECRET LIFE OF MICHAEL FRY  Second Assistant Director
Endor Productions Ltd | Directed by Mark Munden 
Produced by Hilary Bevan Jones
THE STRANGERERS  Second Assistant Director
Taken For Granted / Absolutely Productions | Directed by Liddy Oldroyd & Nick Wood
Produced by Tim Sealey
ALL THE KINGS MEN  Second Assistant Director
BBC Television | Directed by Julian Jarrold
Produced by Gareth Neame

Short Films

LITTLE DEATHS Second Assistant Director
Little Deaths Film Productions | Directed by Simon Rumley, Sean Hogan & Andrew Parkinson
Produced by Samantha Wright
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