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 Star Trek (2009). He has been married to Erica Frene since April 20, 2008. They have one child. See full bio »

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Mission: Impossible III Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2006)
The 5th Wave Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2016)
Star Trek Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2009)
Spider-Man: Homecoming Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2017)

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  The Lord of the Rings (TV Series) (key second assistant director - 2 episodes) (pre-production)
- Episode #1.1 ... (key second assistant director)
- Episode #1.2 ... (key second assistant director)
 2020 The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It (first assistant director: second unit) (post-production)
 2020 Amazing Stories (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode) (post-production)
- The Rift (2020) ... (first assistant director: second unit)
 2020 Superintelligence (second assistant director) (completed)
 2020 The Outsider (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- In the Pines, in the Pines (2020) ... (first assistant director: second unit)
- The One About the Yiddish Vampire (2020) ... (first assistant director: second unit)
 2020 Underwater (second assistant director)
 2019 Sextuplets (first assistant director: second unit)
 2019 Shaft (first assistant director: second unit)
 2018/I Bumblebee (second assistant director)
 2018 Hell Fest (first assistant director)
 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/I Selma (second assistant director)
 2014/II Cake (second assistant director - as David Muddy Waters)
 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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Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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