Greg Sigurdson

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, Visual Effects, Actor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director, Visual Effects, Actor


Ziggy G. Sigurdson has over 25 years of experience in the film and television production industry. What began in the Art Department then led to 15 plus years working as an Assistant Director, and finally to the field of Visual Effects production. He was a key member of the Academy Award-winning best picture "The Shape of Water" as Visual Effects ...
Awards
1 nomination.
Height
6' 2" (1.88 m)

Known For


The Shape of Water
The Shape of Water
Visual Effects (2017)
Carnival Row
Carnival Row
Visual Effects (2019)
Downsizing
Downsizing
Visual Effects (2017)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorOdd Squad
(TV Series) (second assistant director - 7 episodes) - Trading Places/Bad Lemonade (2015) ... (second assistant director - 2014) - The Jackies/Invasion of the Body Switchers (2014) ... (second assistant director - 2014) - Life of O'Brian/Whatever Happened to Agent Oz (2014) ... (second assistant director - 2014) - The Trouble with Centigurps/Totally Odd Squad (2014) ... (second assistant director - 2014) - Skip Day/The Great Grinaldi (2014) ... (second assistant director - 2014) Show all 7 episodes
2014-2015
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorPoltergeist
(third assistant director)
2015
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorPompeii
(additional set pa) / (daily second unit second assistant director)
2014/I
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorRoboCop
(daily assistant director)
2014
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorCarrie
(third assistant director: second unit)
2013
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorNurse 3D
(third assistant director)
2013
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorWarehouse 13
(TV Series) (third assistant director - 17 episodes) - The Truth Hurts (2013) ... (third assistant director: second unit - uncredited) - What Matters Most (2013) ... (third assistant director: second unit - uncredited) - The Big Snag (2013) ... (third assistant director: second unit) - Parks and Rehabilitation (2013) ... (third assistant director: second unit) - We All Fall Down (2012) ... (third assistant director: second unit) Show all 17 episodes
2011-2013
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorMama
(assistant director - uncredited)
2013/I
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorSilent Hill: Revelation
(assistant director)
2012
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorCasino Jack
(assistant director)
2010
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorResident Evil: Afterlife
(assistant director)
2010
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorThe Front
(TV Movie) (assistant director)
2010
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorAt Risk
(TV Movie) (assistant director - uncredited)
2010
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorDaniel's Daughter
(TV Movie) (assistant director)
2008
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorLate Fragment
(third assistant director)
2007
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorKaw
(third assistant director)
2007
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorHow She Move
(trainee assistant director)
2007
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorIn God's Country
(TV Movie) (trainee assistant director - uncredited)
2007
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorJump In!
(TV Movie) (trainee assistant director)
2007
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorJeff Ltd.
(TV Series) (trainee assistant director - 12 episodes) - From Zero to Hero (2006) ... (trainee assistant director) - To Kill a Mocking Man (2006) ... (trainee assistant director) - Nightmare on Stevens Street (2006) ... (trainee assistant director) - Some of My Best Friends Are Queer (2006) ... (trainee assistant director) - The Camera Never Lies (2006) ... (trainee assistant director) Show all 12 episodes
2005-2006
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorAbsolution
(TV Movie) (assistant director)
2006
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorSlings and Arrows
(TV Series) (daily assistant director - 8 episodes) - Every Inch a King (2006) ... (daily assistant director) - That Way Madness Lies (2006) ... (daily assistant director) - Vex Not His Ghost (2006) ... (daily assistant director) - Divided Kingdom (2006) ... (daily assistant director) - Birnam Wood (2005) ... (daily assistant director) Show all 8 episodes
2005-2006
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorThe Road To Christmas
(TV Movie) (trainee assistant director)
2006
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorMissing
(TV Movie) (second assistant director: second unit)
2006
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorCake
(trainee assistant director)
2005/I
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorKevin Hill
(TV Series) (trainee assistant director - 8 episodes) - Going for the Juggler (2004) ... (trainee assistant director - uncredited) - Full Metal Jessie (2004) ... (trainee assistant director) - House Arrest (2004) ... (trainee assistant director) - Snack Daddy (2004) ... (trainee assistant director) - Gods and Monsters (2004) ... (trainee assistant director) Show all 8 episodes
2004
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorJiminy Glick in Lalawood
(second assistant director: Toronto - as Greg J.T. Sigurdson)
2004
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorPlaymakers
(TV Series) (daily assistant director - 11 episodes) - Week 17 (2003) ... (daily assistant director - uncredited) - Tenth of a Second (2003) ... (daily assistant director - uncredited) - The Outing (2003) ... (daily assistant director - uncredited) - Down & Distance (2003) ... (daily assistant director - uncredited) - Talk Radio (2003) ... (daily assistant director - uncredited) Show all 11 episodes
2003
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorCypher
(assistant director - uncredited)
2002
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorGilda Radner: It's Always Something
(TV Movie) (weekly assistant director)
2002
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorToo Much Sex
(second second assistant director)
1998
Second Unit Director or Assistant DirectorFresh Off the Boat
(Short) (assistant director)
1997
RoleTitleYear
Visual effectsNightmare Alley
(visual effects producer) (post-production)
2021
Visual effectsSelf Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker
(TV Mini-Series) (visual effects producer - 4 episodes) - A Credit to the Race (2020) ... (visual effects producer: Mavericks VFX) - The Walker Girl (2020) ... (visual effects producer: Mavericks VFX) - Bootstraps (2020) ... (visual effects producer: Mavericks VFX) - The Fight of the Century (2020) ... (visual effects producer: Mavericks VFX)
2020
Visual effectsCarnival Row
(TV Series) (visual effects producer - 8 episodes) - The Gloaming (2019) ... (visual effects producer) - The World to Come (2019) ... (visual effects producer) - Unaccompanied Fae (2019) ... (visual effects producer) - Grieve No More (2019) ... (visual effects producer) - Kingdoms of the Moon (2019) ... (visual effects producer) Show all 8 episodes
2019
Visual effectsScary Stories to Tell in the Dark
(visual effects producer)
2019
Visual effectsThe Silence
(visual effects producer: Mr. X - as Greg 'Ziggy' Sigurdson)
2019/II
Visual effectsThe Strain
(TV Series) (visual effects producer - 10 episodes, 2017) (lead data wrangler - 9 episodes, 2016) (production assistant - 5 episodes, 2015) (data wrangler - 4 episodes, 2015) - The Last Stand (2017) ... (visual effects producer) - The Traitor (2017) ... (visual effects producer) - Extraction (2017) ... (visual effects producer) - Ouroboros (2017) ... (visual effects producer) - Tainted Love (2017) ... (visual effects producer) Show all 24 episodes
Visual effectsThe Shape of Water
(visual effects set lead)
2017
Visual effectsDownsizing
(lead data wrangler)
2017
Visual effectsA Dog's Purpose
(visual effects)
2017
Visual effects11.22.63
(TV Mini-Series) (visual effects coordinator - 8 episodes) - The Day in Question (2016) ... (visual effects coordinator) - Soldier Boy (2016) ... (visual effects coordinator) - Happy Birthday, Lee Harvey Oswald (2016) ... (visual effects coordinator) - The Truth (2016) ... (visual effects coordinator) - The Eyes of Texas (2016) ... (visual effects coordinator) Show all 8 episodes
2016
Visual effectsMan Seeking Woman
(TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 10 episodes) - Balloon (2016) ... (visual effects supervisor) - Eel (2016) ... (visual effects supervisor) - Fuse (2016) ... (visual effects supervisor) - Cactus (2016) ... (visual effects supervisor) - Honey (2016) ... (visual effects supervisor) Show all 10 episodes
2016
Visual effectsAnne of Green Gables
(TV Movie) (visual effects supervisor)
2016
Visual effectsThe Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe
(TV Mini-Series) (visual effects coordinator - 2 episodes) - Part 2 (2015) ... (visual effects coordinator) - Part 1 (2015) ... (visual effects coordinator)
2015
RoleTitleYear
ActorFor Those Who Hunt the Wounded Down
(TV Movie) Man #1
1996
RoleTitleYear
Art departmentCube
(assistant art director)
1997
RoleTitleYear
Camera and Electrical DepartmentMilkman
(Short) (best boy)
1999
RoleTitleYear
Additional CrewAn American in Canada
(TV Series) (trailer assistant director - 1 episode) - A Non-Date to Remember (2004) ... (trailer assistant director)
2004