Jim Chory

Producer, Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, Director

Producer, Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, Director


Jim Chory is a producer and assistant director, known for Heroes (2006), Luke Cage (2016) and Jessica Jones (2015).
Awards
Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 4 nominations.

Known For


Heroes
Heroes
Producer (2006-2010)
Luke Cage
Luke Cage
Producer (2016-2018)
Jessica Jones
Jessica Jones
Producer (2015-2018)
Mighty Joe Young
Mighty Joe Young
Producer (1998)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ProducerNew Warriors
(TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode) (announced) - Episode #1.1 ... (executive producer)
ProducerThe Baker and the Beauty
(TV Series) (executive producer - 9 episodes) - You Can't Always Get What You Want (2020) ... (executive producer - as James Chory) - May I Have This Dance? (2020) ... (executive producer - as James Chory) - Blow Out (2020) ... (executive producer - as James Chory) - Side Effects (2020) ... (executive producer - as James Chory) - Honeymoon's Over (2020) ... (executive producer - as James Chory) Show all 9 episodes
2020
ProducerReef Break
(TV Series) (consulting producer - 1 episode) - Pilot (2019) ... (consulting producer)
2019
ProducerThe Punisher
(TV Series) (executive producer - 24 episodes) - One Bad Day (2019) ... (executive producer) - Nakazat (2019) ... (executive producer) - Scar Tissue (2019) ... (executive producer) - Collision Course (2019) ... (executive producer) - The Abyss (2019) ... (executive producer) Show all 24 episodes
2017-2019
ProducerDaredevil
(TV Series) (executive producer - 39 episodes) - A New Napkin (2018) ... (executive producer) - One Last Shot (2018) ... (executive producer) - Reunion (2018) ... (executive producer) - Karen (2018) ... (executive producer) - Revelations (2018) ... (executive producer) Show all 39 episodes
2015-2018
ProducerThe Gifted
(TV Series) (executive producer - 13 episodes) - outMatched (2018) ... (executive producer) - X-roads (2018) ... (executive producer) - eXtraction (2018) ... (executive producer) - 3 X 1 (2018) ... (executive producer) - eXploited (2017) ... (executive producer) Show all 13 episodes
2017-2018
ProducerIron Fist
(TV Series) (executive producer - 14 episodes) - The City's Not for Burning (2018) ... (executive producer) - Dragon Plays with Fire (2017) ... (executive producer) - Bar the Big Boss (2017) ... (executive producer) - Lead Horse Back to Stable (2017) ... (executive producer) - Black Tiger Steals Heart (2017) ... (executive producer) Show all 14 episodes
2017-2018
ProducerCloak & Dagger
(TV Series) (executive producer - 10 episodes) - Colony Collapse (2018) ... (executive producer) - Back Breaker (2018) ... (executive producer) - Ghost Stories (2018) ... (executive producer) - Lotus Eaters (2018) ... (executive producer) - Funhouse Mirrors (2018) ... (executive producer) Show all 10 episodes
2018
ProducerLuke Cage
(TV Series) (executive producer - 20 episodes) - They Reminisce Over You (2018) ... (executive producer) - Can't Front on Me (2018) ... (executive producer) - The Creator (2018) ... (executive producer) - The Main Ingredient (2018) ... (executive producer) - For Pete's Sake (2018) ... (executive producer) Show all 20 episodes
2016-2018
ProducerLegion
(TV Series) (executive producer - 19 episodes) - Chapter 19 (2018) ... (executive producer) - Chapter 18 (2018) ... (executive producer) - Chapter 17 (2018) ... (executive producer) - Chapter 16 (2018) ... (executive producer) - Chapter 15 (2018) ... (executive producer) Show all 19 episodes
2017-2018
ProducerAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
(TV Series) (executive producer - 47 episodes) - The End (2018) ... (executive producer) - The Force of Gravity (2018) ... (executive producer) - The One Who Will Save Us All (2018) ... (executive producer) - Option Two (2018) ... (executive producer) - All Roads Lead... (2018) ... (executive producer) Show all 47 episodes
2016-2018
ProducerJessica Jones
(TV Series) (executive producer - 15 episodes) - AKA Freak Accident (2018) ... (executive producer) - AKA Start at the Beginning (2018) ... (executive producer) - AKA Smile (2015) ... (executive producer) - AKA Take a Bloody Number (2015) ... (executive producer) - AKA I've Got the Blues (2015) ... (executive producer) Show all 15 episodes
2015-2018
ProducerRunaways
(TV Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes) - Rewind (2017) ... (executive producer) - Reunion (2017) ... (executive producer)
2017
ProducerInhumans
(TV Series) (executive producer - 4 episodes) - ...And Finally: Black Bolt (2017) ... (executive producer) - Havoc in the Hidden Land (2017) ... (executive producer) - The Gentleman's Name is Gorgon (2017) ... (executive producer) - Something Inhuman This Way Comes... (2017) ... (executive producer)
2017
ProducerThe Defenders
(TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 8 episodes) - The Defenders (2017) ... (executive producer) - Fish in the Jailhouse (2017) ... (executive producer) - Ashes, Ashes (2017) ... (executive producer) - Take Shelter (2017) ... (executive producer) - Royal Dragon (2017) ... (executive producer) Show all 8 episodes
2017
ProducerMarvel's Most Wanted
(TV Short) (executive producer)
2016
ProducerAgents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Slingshot
(TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 6 episodes) - Deal Breaker (2016) ... (executive producer) - Justicia (2016) ... (executive producer) - Reunion (2016) ... (executive producer) - Progress (2016) ... (executive producer) - John Hancock (2016) ... (executive producer) Show all 6 episodes
2016
ProducerAgent Carter
(TV Series) (executive producer - 10 episodes) - Hollywood Ending (2016) ... (executive producer) - A Little Song and Dance (2016) ... (executive producer) - The Edge of Mystery (2016) ... (executive producer) - Monsters (2016) ... (executive producer) - Life of the Party (2016) ... (executive producer) Show all 10 episodes
2016
ProducerMarvel's Captain America: 75 Heroic Years
(TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
2016
ProducerIronside
(TV Series) (producer - 2 episodes) - Uptown Murders (2013) ... (producer) - Pilot (2013) ... (producer)
2013
ProducerDeception
(TV Series) (producer - 1 episode) - Pilot (2013) ... (producer)
2013
ProducerSmash
(TV Series) (co-executive producer - 14 episodes, 2012) (producer - 1 episode, 2012) - Bombshell (2012) ... (co-executive producer) - Previews (2012) ... (co-executive producer) - Tech (2012) ... (co-executive producer) - Publicity (2012) ... (co-executive producer) - The Movie Star (2012) ... (co-executive producer) Show all 15 episodes
ProducerLove Bites
(TV Series) (producer - 8 episodes) - Modern Plagues (2011) ... (producer) - Boys to Men (2011) ... (producer) - Too Much Information (2011) ... (producer) - Stand and Deliver (2011) ... (producer) - Sky High (2011) ... (producer) Show all 8 episodes
2011
ProducerThe Event
(TV Series) (producer - 1 episode) - I Haven't Told You Everything (2010) ... (producer)
2010
ProducerHeroes
(TV Series) (co-executive producer - 36 episodes, 2007 - 2009) (producer - 22 episodes, 2006 - 2007) (executive producer - 18 episodes, 2009 - 2010) - Chapter Eighteen 'Brave New World' (2010) ... (executive producer) - Chapter Seventeen 'The Wall' (2010) ... (executive producer) - Chapter Sixteen 'The Art of Deception' (2010) ... (executive producer) - Chapter Fifteen 'Pass/Fail' (2010) ... (executive producer) - Chapter Fourteen 'Close to You' (2010) ... (executive producer) Show all 76 episodes
ProducerHeroes: The Recruit
(TV Mini-Series) (co-executive producer)
2008
ProducerHeroes: Going Postal
(TV Mini-Series) (co-executive producer - 1 episode) - A Nifty Trick (2008) ... (co-executive producer)
2008
ProducerThe Black Donnellys
(TV Series) (producer - 1 episode) - Pilot (2007) ... (producer)
2007
ProducerBones
(TV Series) (producer - 1 episode) - Pilot (2005) ... (producer)
2005
ProducerRevelations
(TV Mini-Series) (producer - 1 episode) - Hour One (2005) ... (producer)
2005
ProducerAmerican Dreams
(TV Series) (producer - 26 episodes, 2002 - 2004) (co-executive producer - 17 episodes, 2004 - 2005) - It's My Life (2005) ... (co-executive producer) - No Satisfaction (2005) ... (co-executive producer) - California Dreamin' (2005) ... (co-executive producer) - Commencement (2005) ... (co-executive producer) - Starting Over (2005) ... (co-executive producer) Show all 43 episodes
ProducerThe District
(TV Series) (co-executive producer - 39 episodes, 2000 - 2002) (executive producer - 22 episodes, 2002 - 2003) (line producer - 1 episode, 2000) - Into the Sunset (2003) ... (executive producer) - Ella Mae (2003) ... (executive producer) - Rage (2003) ... (executive producer) - Criminally Insane (2003) ... (executive producer) - Bloodlines (2003) ... (executive producer) Show all 62 episodes
ProducerSomeone Like You
(executive producer)
2001
ProducerThe '70s
(TV Movie) (producer)
2000
ProducerThe Spring
(TV Movie) (producer)
2000
ProducerThe Jesse Ventura Story
(TV Movie) (producer)
1999
ProducerThe '60s
(TV Mini-Series) (producer)
1999
ProducerMighty Joe Young
(associate producer)
1998
ProducerPapaz Song by Tupac
(Video short) (producer)
1993
ProducerIvory Hunters
(TV Movie) (supervising producer)
1990
ProducerFace to Face
(TV Movie) (supervising producer)
1990
ProducerRoxanne: The Prize Pulitzer
(TV Movie) (producer - as James Chory)
1989
ProducerThe Squeeze
(associate producer)
1987
RoleTitleYear
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorThe District
(TV Series) (segment director - 1 episode) - Untouchable (2003) ... (segment director)
2003
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorMighty Joe Young
(assistant director)
1998
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorShadow Conspiracy
(assistant director)
1997
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorForget Paris
(first assistant director)
1995
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorMr. Saturday Night
(first assistant director)
1992
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorCity Slickers
(first assistant director)
1991
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorIvory Hunters
(TV Movie) (first assistant director)
1990
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorMiles from Home
(first assistant director - as James A. Chory)
1988
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorHappy New Year
(second assistant director)
1987
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorRevenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise
(first assistant director)
1987
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorMorgan Stewart's Coming Home
(second assistant director - as James A. Chory)
1987
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorStreets of Gold
(first assistant director)
1986
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorPlaying for Keeps
(first assistant director - as James Chory)
1986
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorResting Place
(TV Movie) (second assistant director)
1986
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorBadge of the Assassin
(TV Movie) (second assistant director: New York)
1985
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorDeath Wish 3
(second assistant director: USA)
1985
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorThe Purple Rose of Cairo
(second assistant director)
1985
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorFalling in Love
(second assistant director)
1984
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorABC Afterschool Specials
(TV Series) (second assistant director - 1 episode) - Summer Switch (1984) ... (second assistant director)
1984
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorScream for Help
(second assistant director: USA)
1984
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorBroadway Danny Rose
(second assistant director)
1984
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorChiefs
(TV Mini-Series) (second assistant director - 3 episodes) - Part 3 (1983) ... (second assistant director - as James Chory) - Part 2 (1983) ... (second assistant director - as James Chory) - Part 1 (1983) ... (second assistant director - as James Chory)
1983
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorZelig
(additional second assistant director) / (dga trainee)
1983
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorAtlantic City
(second assistant director)
1980
RoleTitleYear
DirectorHeroes
(TV Series) (3 episodes) - Chapter Eight 'Shadowboxing' (2009) - Chapter Five 'Tabula Rasa' (2009) - Chapter Eight 'Into Asylum' (2009)
2009
DirectorAmerican Dreams
(TV Series) (2 episodes) - California Dreamin' (2005) - One in a Million (2004)
2004-2005
DirectorThe District
(TV Series) (5 episodes) - Criminally Insane (2003) - Last Waltz (2003) - Small Packages (2002) - Faith (2002) - Shades of Gray (2002)
2002-2003
RoleTitleYear
Production managerSomeone Like You
(unit production manager)
2001
Production managerThe Incident
(TV Movie) (executive in charge of production)
1990
Production managerGefährliches Paradies
(TV Movie) (executive in charge of production)
1989
Production managerBridesmaids
(TV Movie) (executive in charge of production)
1989
RoleTitleYear
ActorShadow Conspiracy
Man
1997
RoleTitleYear
WriterThe District
(TV Series) (story - 1 episode) - Don't Fence Me In (2001) ... (story)
2001
RoleTitleYear
ThanksMarvel Studios: Assembling a Universe
(TV Movie documentary) (producers wish to acknowledge)
2014