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Cassar at the 2014 Comic-Con International.
|Born||April 27, 1958|
Jon Cassar (born in Malta on April 27, 1958) is a Maltese-Canadian director and producer of seasons 1 to 7 of the television series 24, as well as a number of other film-related works. In 2006, he won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series for his work on "Day 5: 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.". He is a graduate of Algonquin College in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
He is the co-founder of the Motion Picture Industry Charitable Alliance, which hosts an annual charity auction, "Lights, Camera, Auction".
After completing Season 7 of 24, Cassar left the show for good to focus on other projects. In 2014, it was announced that he would return for the follow-up event series 24: Live Another Day, which debuted on May 5, 2014.
- When the Bough Breaks (2016)
- 24: Live Another Day (2014)
- Nikita (Episode 3x13 Reunion (2013))
- Continuum (2012)
- Terra Nova (2011)
- The Kennedys (2011)
- Fringe (Episodes: "Earthling" and "Through the Looking Glass and What Walter Found There") (2009 - 2012)
- Washington Field (Episode: pilot)
- Company Man (pilot)
- Criminal Minds (Episode: "Haunted") (2009)
- 24 (2001 - 2009)
- Danger Beneath the Sea (2001)
- Queen of Swords (First two episodes of TV series, 2000)
- La Femme Nikita (1997 - 2001)
- CHiPs '99 (1998)
- Shadow Warriors: Assault on Devil's Island (1996)
- The Final Goal (1995)
Camera, film and tape credits
- PCU (1994) -- Camera Operator
- Trapped in Paradise (1994) -- Camera Operator
- Clearcut (1992) -- Steadicam Operator and Camera Operator
- The Cutting Edge (1992) -- Camera Operator
- Termini Station (1991) -- Camera Operator
- Millennium (1989) -- Steadicam Operator
- The Dream Team (1989) -- Steadicam Operator (Toronto)
- Jon Cassar at the Internet Movie Database
- Jon Cassar's personal website
- 2007 Audio Interview at Your Video Store Shelf
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