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List of famous first assistant directors, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Hard working first assistant directors are an integral part of every film set. An often under appreciated job, any film would not be able to hit the big screen without the help of a good first assistant director. This list includes examples of famous or notable first assistant directors from some of the best films ever to hit the silver screen. Whereas most people ask the question, "What is a first assistant director?" this list informs the reader as to who some of the best first assistant directors are, as well as information like their year of birth and more.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous first assistant directors?" and "Who are the best first assistant directors?" then this list is the perfect resource for you.

List people range from Michael Hausman to Brayden Patterson.

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Aarthi Sriram is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous First Assistant Directors
Aarthi Sriram

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Amanda Cook is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous First Assistant Directors

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Brayden Patterson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous First Assistant Directors

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David Antoniuk is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous First Assistant Directors
David Antoniuk

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David Brown is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous First Assistant Directors
David Brown

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Rachel Pfeffer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous First Assistant Directors
Rachel Pfeffer

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David Sosna is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous First Assistant Directors
David Sosna

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Eddie Thorne is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous First Assistant Directors
Eddie Thorne

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Francis R. Mahoney III is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous First Assistant Directors
Francis R. Mahoney III

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Jason Blumenfeld is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous First Assistant Directors
Jason Blumenfeld

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John Clabburn is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous First Assistant Directors
John Clabburn

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John H. Radulovic is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous First Assistant Directors
John H. Radulovic

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John T. Melick is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous First Assistant Directors

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Luca Lachin is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous First Assistant Directors
Luca Lachin

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Marty Pistone is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous First Assistant Directors
Marty Pistone

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Michael Hausman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous First Assistant Directors

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Ronny Bregulla is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous First Assistant Directors
Ronny Bregulla

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Steven Buhai is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous First Assistant Directors
Steven Buhai

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Trent Dempsey is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous First Assistant Directors
Trent Dempsey

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William Paul Clark is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous First Assistant Directors
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