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David V. Lester

Producer | Production Manager | Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
The Shawshank Redemption (1994) | Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) | Serenity (2005)
David Lester

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Past Film & Video (25 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for SerenitySerenity Executive Producer (as David Lester), Unit Production Manager (as David Lester)  Less 2005 $40MM $25MM
  • Primary photo for Hollywood HomicideHollywood Homicide Second Unit Director (as David Lester), Executive Producer (as David Lester)  Less 2003 $75MM $30MM
  • Primary photo for The Time MachineThe Time Machine Associate Producer (as David Lester), Unit Production Manager (as David Lester)  Less 2002 $80MM $57MM
  • Primary photo for Play It to the BonePlay It to the Bone Second Unit Director, Executive Producer (as David Lester)  Less 1999 $24MM $8.4MM
  • Primary photo for Air Force OneAir Force One Executive Producer (as David Lester)  Less 1997 $85MM $173MM
  • Primary photo for Tin CupTin Cup Producer (as David Lester)  Less 1996 $45MM $54MM
  • Primary photo for CobbCobb Producer  Less 1994 $1MM
  • Primary photo for The Shawshank RedemptionThe Shawshank Redemption Executive Producer (as David Lester), Unit Production Manager (as David Lester)  Less 1994 $25MM $28MM
  • Primary photo for In the Line of FireIn the Line of Fire Unit Production Manager (as David Lester)  Less 1993 $40MM $102MM
  • Primary photo for White Men Can't JumpWhite Men Can't Jump Producer (as David Lester)  Less 1992 $76MM
  • Primary photo for Sibling RivalrySibling Rivalry Producer (as David Lester), Production Manager (as David Lester)  Less 1990 $18MM
  • Primary photo for Lord of the FliesLord of the Flies Co-Producer  Less 1990 $14MM
  • Primary photo for BlazeBlaze Second Unit Director, Executive Producer  Less 1989 $19MM
  • Primary photo for Bull DurhamBull Durham Executive Producer, Unit Production Manager  Less 1988 $7MM $51MM
  • Primary photo for Broadcast NewsBroadcast News Unit Production Manager  Less 1987 $20MM $51MM
  • Primary photo for Gardens of StoneGardens of Stone Unit Production Manager  Less 1987 $5.3MM
  • Primary photo for Band of the HandBand of the Hand Unit Production Manager  Less 1986 $8.7MM $4.9MM
  • Primary photo for SpeedSpeed (Short) Associate Producer (as David Lester)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for TRONTRON Effects Unit Manager  Less 1982 $17MM $33MM
  • Primary photo for MegaforceMegaforce Assistant Director  Less 1982 $20MM $5.3MM
  • Primary photo for Star Trek: The Motion PictureStar Trek: The Motion Picture Optical Effects Unit Manager (uncredited)  Less 1979 $35MM $82MM
  • Primary photo for Star Wars: Episode IV - A New HopeStar Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope Production Manager (second unit) (as David Lester)  Less 1977 $11MM $461MM
  • Primary photo for The Wind and the LionThe Wind and the Lion 2nd Reporter (uncredited), Production Coordinator (as David Lester)  Less 1975 $4MM
  • Primary photo for A Woman Under the InfluenceA Woman Under the Influence Gaffer (as David Lester)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Reversal of Richard SunThe Reversal of Richard Sun Camera Operator, Supervising Editor, Producer, Writer  Less 1970
Past Television (4 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Wet GoldWet Gold (TV Movie) Production Manager  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for A Whale for the KillingA Whale for the Killing (TV Movie) Production Manager  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Wild TimesWild Times (TV Mini-series) Production Manager (2 episodes, 1980)  Less 1980 2
  • Primary photo for The SackettsThe Sacketts (TV Mini-series) Unit Production Manager  Less 1979– 

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