Jon Cassar

Producer, Director, Camera and Electrical Department

Producer, Director, Camera and Electrical Department


Jon Cassar was born on April 27, 1958 in Malta. He is a producer and director, known for 24: Redemption (2008), Forsaken (2015) and When the Bough Breaks (2016).
Birth date
1958-04-27
Awards
Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 5 wins & 16 nominations.
Height
5' 11" (1.8 m)

Known For


24: Redemption
24: Redemption
Producer (2008)
Forsaken
Forsaken
Producer (2015)
When the Bough Breaks
When the Bough Breaks
Director (2016)
Terra Nova
Terra Nova
Producer (2011)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ProducerFalse Impression
(executive producer) (announced)
ProducerThe Orville
(TV Series) (executive producer - 15 episodes) - Episode #3.1 (2020) ... (executive producer) - The Road Not Taken (2019) ... (executive producer) - Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow (2019) ... (executive producer) - Sanctuary (2019) ... (executive producer) - Lasting Impressions (2019) ... (executive producer) Show all 15 episodes
2018-2020
Producer24: Legacy
(TV Series) (executive producer - 11 episodes) - 11:00 p.m.-12:00 p.m. (2017) ... (executive producer) - 10:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m. (2017) ... (executive producer) - 9:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. (2017) ... (executive producer) - 8:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. (2017) ... (executive producer) - 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. (2017) ... (executive producer) Show all 11 episodes
2017
ProducerThe Kennedys After Camelot
(TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 4 episodes) - Episode #1.4 (2017) ... (executive producer) - Episode #1.3 (2017) ... (executive producer) - Episode #1.2 (2017) ... (executive producer) - Episode #1.1 (2017) ... (executive producer)
2017
ProducerParadise Inc.
(TV Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes) - Episode #1.1 (2016) ... (executive producer) - Episode #1.2 (2016) ... (executive producer)
2016
ProducerWicked City
(TV Series) (executive producer - 8 episodes) - Goodbye Norma Jean (2015) ... (executive producer) - Destroyer (2015) ... (executive producer) - Blizzard of Ozz (2015) ... (executive producer) - Heat Wave (2015) ... (executive producer) - The Very Thought of You (2015) ... (executive producer) Show all 8 episodes
2015
ProducerForsaken
(executive producer)
2015/I
Producer24: Live Another Day
(TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 12 episodes) - 10:00 p.m.-11:00 a.m. (2014) ... (executive producer) - 9:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. (2014) ... (executive producer) - 8:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. (2014) ... (executive producer) - 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. (2014) ... (executive producer) - 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. (2014) ... (executive producer) Show all 12 episodes
2014
ProducerTerra Nova
(TV Series) (executive producer - 13 episodes) - Resistance (2011) ... (executive producer) - Occupation (2011) ... (executive producer) - Within (2011) ... (executive producer) - Now You See Me (2011) ... (executive producer) - Vs. (2011) ... (executive producer) Show all 13 episodes
2011
ProducerThe Kennedys
(TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 8 episodes) - Lancer and Lace (2011) ... (executive producer) - My Brother's Keeper (2011) ... (executive producer) - Cuban Missiles (2011) ... (executive producer) - Life Sentences (2011) ... (executive producer) - Bobby's War (2011) ... (executive producer) Show all 8 episodes
2011
Producer24
(TV Series) (co-executive producer - 50 episodes, 2004 - 2006) (executive producer - 49 episodes, 2006 - 2009) (producer - 48 episodes, 2002 - 2004) - Day 7: 7:00 a.m.-8:00 a.m. (2009) ... (executive producer) - Day 7: 6:00 a.m.-7:00 a.m. (2009) ... (executive producer) - Day 7: 5:00 a.m.-6:00 a.m. (2009) ... (executive producer) - Day 7: 4:00 a.m.-5:00 a.m. (2009) ... (executive producer) - Day 7: 3:00 a.m.-4:00 a.m. (2009) ... (executive producer) Show all 147 episodes
Producer24: Redemption
(TV Movie) (executive producer)
2008
Producer24: Day Six - Debrief
(TV Mini-Series short) (executive producer - 5 episodes) - 10:37 p.m. (2007) ... (executive producer) - 10:33 p.m. (2007) ... (executive producer) - 10:31 p.m. (2007) ... (executive producer) - 9:42 p.m. (2007) ... (executive producer) - 9:00 p.m. (2007) ... (executive producer)
2007
RoleTitleYear
DirectorWhat Just Happened??!
(TV Series) (9 episodes) - Havenbrook (2019) ... (directed by: The Flare Segment) - Elevator (2019) ... (directed by: The Flare Segment) - Neighbor (2019) ... (directed by: The Flare Segment) - Family (2019) ... (directed by: The Flare Segment) - Parents (2019) ... (directed by: The Flare Segment) Show all 9 episodes
2019
DirectorThe Orville
(TV Series) (5 episodes) - Identity: Part II (2019) - Identity: Part I (2019) - Nothing Left on Earth Excepting Fishes (2019) - Home (2019) - Krill (2017)
2017-2019
DirectorMedici
(TV Series) (4 episodes) - Blood with Blood (2018) - Obstacles and Opportunities (2018) ... (2019) - Standing Alone (2018) ... (2019) - Old Scores (2018) ... (2019)
2018
DirectorThe Kennedys After Camelot
(TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes) - Episode #1.4 (2017) - Episode #1.2 (2017) - Episode #1.1 (2017)
2017
Director24: Legacy
(TV Series) (4 episodes) - 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. (2017) - 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. (2017) - 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. (2017) - 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. (2017)
2017
DirectorWhen the Bough Breaks2016
DirectorWicked City
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - Goodbye Norma Jean (2015) - Running with the Devil (2015)
2015
DirectorForsaken2015/I
DirectorBetween
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - Who's the Boss? (2015) - School's Out (2015)
2015
Director24: Live Another Day
(TV Mini-Series) (6 episodes) - 10:00 p.m.-11:00 a.m. (2014) - 9:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. (2014) - 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. (2014) - 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. (2014) - 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. (2014) Show all 6 episodes
2014
DirectorRevolution
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - Home (2013) - Soul Train (2012)
2012-2013
DirectorNikita
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Reunion (2013)
2013
DirectorFringe
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - Through the Looking Glass and What Walter Found There (2012) - Earthling (2009)
2009-2012
DirectorPerson of Interest
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Bad Code (2012)
2012
DirectorDaybreak
(TV Series) (5 episodes) - Chapter 5 (2012) - Chapter 4 (2012) - Chapter 3 (2012) - Chapter 2 (2012) - Chapter 1 (2012)
2012
DirectorContinuum
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - Fast Times (2012) - A Stitch in Time (2012)
2012
DirectorTouch
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Tessellations (2012)
2012
DirectorTerra Nova
(TV Series) (5 episodes) - Resistance (2011) - Occupation (2011) - Nightfall (2011) - The Runaway (2011) - Instinct (2011)
2011
DirectorThe Kennedys
(TV Mini-Series) (8 episodes) - Lancer and Lace (2011) - My Brother's Keeper (2011) - Cuban Missiles (2011) - Life Sentences (2011) - Bobby's War (2011) Show all 8 episodes
2011
DirectorHuman Target
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Lockdown (2010)
2010
DirectorWashington Field
(TV Movie)
2009
DirectorCriminal Minds
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Haunted (2009)
2009
Director24
(TV Series) (59 episodes) - Day 7: 7:00 a.m.-8:00 a.m. (2009) - Day 7: 6:00 a.m.-7:00 a.m. (2009) - Day 7: 11:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m. (2009) - Day 7: 10:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m. (2009) - Day 7: 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. (2009) Show all 59 episodes
2002-2009
Director24: Redemption
(TV Movie)
2008
DirectorCompany Man
(TV Movie)
2007
DirectorThe Dead Zone
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - Dinner with Dana (2002) - Enemy Mind (2002)
2002
DirectorStreet Time
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - The Truth Hurts... Bad (2002) - Above Suspicion (2002)
2002
DirectorMutant X
(TV Series) (3 episodes) - Double Vision (2002) - Dark Star Rising (2002) - I Scream the Body Electric (2001)
2001-2002
DirectorDanger Beneath the Sea
(TV Movie)
2001
DirectorRough Air: Danger on Flight 534
(TV Movie)
2001
DirectorSheena
(TV Series) (3 episodes) - Doing as the Romans (2001) - Fallout (2000) - Sheena (Pilot) (2000)
2000-2001
DirectorLa Femme Nikita
(TV Series) (14 episodes) - Deja Vu All Over Again (2001) - Sleeping with the Enemy (2000) - View of the Garden (2000) - Getting Out of Reverse (2000) - Three Eyed Turtle (1999) Show all 14 episodes
1997-2001
DirectorQueen of Swords
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - Death to the Queen (2000) - Destiny (2000)
2000
DirectorCode Name: Eternity - Gefahr aus dem All
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Death Trap (2000)
2000
DirectorPSI Factor - Es geschieht jeden Tag
(TV Series) (1 episode) - GeoCore (2000)
2000
DirectorProfiler
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - Reunion: Part 2 (1999) - Inheritance (1999)
1999
DirectorAmazonas - Gefangene des Dschungels
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Fallen Angels (1999)
1999
DirectorAssault on Death Mountain
(TV Movie)
1999
DirectorThe Ultimate Weapon1998
DirectorCHiPs '99
(TV Movie)
1998
DirectorJake and the Kid
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - The Sky's the Limit (1998) - Ways of the World (1996)
1996-1998
DirectorAssault on Devil's Island
(TV Movie)
1997
DirectorBaywatch Nights
(TV Series) (4 episodes) - The Eighth Seal (1997) - Ascension (1997) - Curse of the Mirrored Box (1996) - The Rig (1996)
1996-1997
DirectorThe Cape
(TV Series) (1 episode) - The Astronaut Formerly Known as Prince (1997)
1997
DirectorF/X: The Series
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Medea (1997)
1997
DirectorNick Knight - Der Vampircop
(TV Series) (7 episodes) - Dead of Night (1996) - Ashes to Ashes (1996) - Outside the Lines (1995) - Curiouser and Curiouser (1995) - Can't Run, Can't Hide (1994) Show all 7 episodes
1992-1996
DirectorKung Fu: The Legend Continues
(TV Series) (12 episodes) - Requiem (1996) - Blackout (1996) - Escape (1996) - Chill Ride (1996) - Banker's Hours (1995) Show all 12 episodes
1994-1996
DirectorDue South
(TV Series) (1 episode) - Body Language (1996)
1996
DirectorThe Final Goal1995
DirectorThe Hardy Boys
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - The Last Laugh (1995) - Jazzman (1995)
1995
DirectorPointman
(TV Series) (5 episodes) - Take the Points (1995) - Going Home (1995) - A Polecat Runs Through It (1995) - Storm Warning (1995) - Silent Auction (1995)
1995
DirectorNancy Drew
(TV Series) (4 episodes) - The Stranger by the Road (1995) - Double Suspicion (1995) - Exile (1995) - Happy Birthday, Nancy (1995)
1995
RoleTitleYear
Camera and Electrical DepartmentTrapped in Paradise
(camera operator)
1994
Camera and Electrical DepartmentPCU
(camera operator)
1994
Camera and Electrical DepartmentIm Zug der Leidenschaft
(Steadicam operator - as John Cassar)
1994
Camera and Electrical DepartmentGhost Mom
(TV Movie) (camera operator)
1993
Camera and Electrical DepartmentAvonlea
(TV Series) (camera operator - 5 episodes, 1993) (steadicam - 3 episodes, 1992) (steadicam operator - 2 episodes, 1991 - 1993) - Hearth and Home (1993) ... (camera operator) - Home Movie (1993) ... (camera operator) - The Disappearance (1993) ... (camera operator) - Felicity's Perfect Beau (1993) ... (camera operator) - Hearts and Flowers (1993) ... (camera operator) Show all 10 episodes
Camera and Electrical DepartmentNick Knight - Der Vampircop
(TV Series) (camera operator - 2 episodes) - Love You to Death (1993) ... (camera operator) - Dance by the Light of the Moon (1992) ... (camera operator)
1992-1993
Camera and Electrical DepartmentHurt Penguins
(Steadicam operator)
1992
Camera and Electrical DepartmentThe Cutting Edge
(camera operator)
1992
Camera and Electrical DepartmentBlack Death
(TV Movie) (camera operator)
1992
Camera and Electrical DepartmentTropical Heat
(TV Series) (steadicam operator - 11 episodes) - Tara, Tara, Tara (1991) ... (steadicam operator) - She (1991) ... (steadicam operator) - Sex, Lies and Lullabies (1991) ... (steadicam operator) - Marissa (1991) ... (steadicam operator) - For a Song (1991) ... (steadicam operator) Show all 11 episodes
1991
Camera and Electrical DepartmentSam & Me
(Steadicam operator)
1991
Camera and Electrical DepartmentDeine Zeit läuft ab
(Steadicam operator)
1991
Camera and Electrical DepartmentPopcorn
(camera operator)
1991
Camera and Electrical DepartmentWar of the Worlds
(TV Series) (camera operator - 20 episodes) - The Obelisk (1990) ... (camera operator) - The True Believer (1990) ... (camera operator) - Max (1990) ... (camera operator) - Totally Real (1990) ... (camera operator) - Video Messiah (1990) ... (camera operator) Show all 20 episodes
1989-1990
Camera and Electrical DepartmentMillennium
(Steadicam operator)
1989
Camera and Electrical DepartmentTermini Station
(camera operator)
1989
Camera and Electrical DepartmentThe Dream Team
(Steadicam operator: Toronto)
1989
Camera and Electrical DepartmentAlfred Hitchcock Presents
(TV Series) (Steadicam operator - 1 episode) - Murder in Mind (1989) ... (Steadicam operator)
1989
Camera and Electrical DepartmentSharon, Lois & Bram's Elephant Show
(TV Series) (steadicam operator - 2 episodes) - Band on the Run (1987) ... (steadicam operator) - Who Stole the Cookies? (1986) ... (steadicam operator)
1986-1987
RoleTitleYear
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorThe Orville
(TV Series) (second unit director - 1 episode) - Sanctuary (2019) ... (second unit director)
2019
RoleTitleYear
ThanksDeparture
(TV Series) (special thanks - 6 episodes) - End Game (2019) ... (special thanks) - Grounded (2019) ... (special thanks) - Sabotage (2019) ... (special thanks) - Prime Suspect (2019) ... (special thanks) - Survivor (2019) ... (special thanks) Show all 6 episodes
2019
ThanksW5
(TV Series documentary) (the producers wish to thank - 1 episode) - Red Eye (Jet Legged); Kiefer (2018) ... (the producers wish to thank)
2018
ThanksShowing Up
(Documentary) (thanks)
2014
ThanksBiography
(TV Series documentary) (special thanks - 1 episode) - Kiefer Sutherland (2007) ... (special thanks)
2007
ThanksHell House
(Documentary) (special thanks - as John Cassar)
2001
RoleTitleYear
SelfW5
(TV Series documentary) Self - Red Eye (Jet Legged); Kiefer (2018) ... Self
2018
SelfCelebrity Page
(TV Series) Self - Episode #3.79 (2017) ... Self
2017
SelfGeekRockTV
(TV Series) Self - Batman 75th/TMNT 30th Anniversary (2014) ... Self
2014
SelfTeenageMutantNinjaTurtles.com
(TV Series) Self - San Diego Comic Con 2014: TMNT 30th Anniversary (2014) ... Self
2014
SelfJack Is Back
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2014
SelfInspiring Filmmakers: Jon Cassar
(Video documentary short) Self
2014
SelfThe Making of the Kennedys
(Documentary) Self
2011
Self24 in 24
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2009
SelfE! True Hollywood Story
(TV Series documentary) Self - 24 (2007) ... Self
2007
Self24Inside
(TV Series documentary) Self - Episode #3.4 (2006) ... Self - Day 3: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. (2004) ... Self
2004-2006
SelfThe 58th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Winner
2006
SelfI Trust You to Kill Me
(Documentary) Self
2006
SelfJourneys Below the Line: 24 - The Editing Process
(Video documentary) Self
2005
SelfMaking a Scene
(TV Series documentary) Self - Director / Co-Executive Producer - 24 (2005) ... Self - Director / Co-Executive Producer
2005
Self24: Access All Areas
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2003
SelfPure 24
(TV Series documentary) Self - Episode #1.7 (2003) ... Self - Episode #1.6 (2003) ... Self
2003