R. Gern Trowbridge

Camera and Electrical Department | Visual Effects | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Minority Report (2002) | Spider-Man 2 (2004) | The Last Samurai (2003)
AKA 
Gern Blanston | Gern Trowbridge | Robert 'Gern' Trowbridge
BORN 
Mar 31, 1963 (age 54)
HEIGHT 
5' 9" (1.75m)

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Past Film & Video (56 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Insidious: Chapter 3Insidious: Chapter 3 Dimmer Board Operator (as Gern Trowbridge)  Less 2015 $10MM $52MM
  • Primary photo for Nicki Minaj: AnacondaNicki Minaj: Anaconda (Video) Lighting Board Operator  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Beside HerBeside Her (Short) Gaffer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for ArmoredArmored Assistant Chief Lighting Technician  Less 2009 $27MM $16MM
  • Primary photo for ObsessedObsessed Lighting Console Programmer  Less 2009 $20MM $68MM
  • Primary photo for Meet DaveMeet Dave Lighting Console Programmer (uncredited)  Less 2008 $60MM $12MM
  • Primary photo for Street KingsStreet Kings Lighting Console Programmer  Less 2008 $20MM $26MM
  • Primary photo for CloverfieldCloverfield Assistant Chief Lighting Technician (uncredited)  Less 2008 $25MM $80MM
  • Primary photo for There Will Be BloodThere Will Be Blood Lighting Console Programmer (uncredited)  Less 2007 $25MM $40MM
  • Primary photo for VacancyVacancy Assistant Chief Lighting Technician  Less 2007 $19MM $19MM
  • Primary photo for Lies & AlibisLies & Alibis Lighting Technician (uncredited)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for American DreamzAmerican Dreamz Follow Spot Operator (uncredited)  Less 2006 $17MM $7.2MM
  • Primary photo for Greener MountainsGreener Mountains Dimmer Operator (as Robert 'Gern' Trowbridge)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Kicking & ScreamingKicking & Screaming Light Board Operator  Less 2005 $45MM $53MM
  • Primary photo for Team America: World PoliceTeam America: World Police Set Electrician (second unit)  Less 2004 $30MM $33MM
  • Primary photo for Spider-Man 2Spider-Man 2 Electrician  Less 2004 $200MM $374MM
  • Primary photo for The Last SamuraiThe Last Samurai Dimmer Board Operator  Less 2003 $140MM $111MM
  • Primary photo for SeabiscuitSeabiscuit Dimmer Board Operator (uncredited)  Less 2003 $87MM $120MM
  • Primary photo for The League of Extraordinary GentlemenThe League of Extraordinary Gentlemen Electrician  Less 2003 $78MM $66MM
  • Primary photo for Minority ReportMinority Report Electrician (blue screen/aerial units) (as Gern Trowbridge), Electrician (second unit) (uncredited)  Less 2002 $102MM $132MM
  • Primary photo for Dr. Dolittle 2Dr. Dolittle 2 Dimmer Board Operator (uncredited), Electrician (uncredited)  Less 2001 $70MM $113MM
  • Primary photo for Me, Myself & IreneMe, Myself & Irene Electrician (additional photography)  Less 2000 $51MM $91MM
  • Primary photo for Big Momma's HouseBig Momma's House Electrician (additional photography)  Less 2000 $30MM $118MM
  • Primary photo for Road TripRoad Trip Electrician (additional photography) (uncredited)  Less 2000 $16MM $69MM
  • Primary photo for U-571U-571 Electrician (visual effects unit)  Less 2000 $62MM $77MM
  • Primary photo for Reindeer GamesReindeer Games Best Boy Electric (visual effects unit)  Less 2000 $42MM $23MM
  • Primary photo for Stained GlassStained Glass Electrician  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The Big TeaseThe Big Tease Electrician  Less 1999 $4MM $186K
  • Primary photo for Deep Blue SeaDeep Blue Sea Best Boy Electric (visual effects unit)  Less 1999 $60MM $74MM
  • Primary photo for Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged MeAustin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me Rigging Electrician  Less 1999 $33MM $206MM
  • Primary photo for SoldierSoldier Best Boy Electric (visual effects unit)  Less 1998 $60MM $15MM
  • Primary photo for Mercury RisingMercury Rising Electrician (Los Angeles) (uncredited)  Less 1998 $60MM $33MM
  • Primary photo for SphereSphere Best Boy Electric (visual effects unit)  Less 1998 $80MM $37MM
  • Primary photo for KundunKundun Monk (uncredited), Best Boy Electric (visual effects unit)  Less 1997 $28MM $5.5MM
  • Primary photo for TitanicTitanic Drowning Man (uncredited), Best Boy Electric (Digital Domain) (as Robert 'Gern' Trowbridge)  Less 1997 $200MM $659MM
  • Primary photo for She's So LovelyShe's So Lovely Electrician (uncredited)  Less 1997 $18MM $7.2MM
  • Primary photo for One Eight SevenOne Eight Seven Electrician (additional photography), Rigging Electrician  Less 1997 $20MM $5.7MM
  • Primary photo for The Long Kiss GoodnightThe Long Kiss Goodnight Best Boy Electric (visual effects unit) (uncredited)  Less 1996 $65MM $33MM
  • Primary photo for Independence DayIndependence Day Electrician (visual effects camera unit) (as Gern Trowbridge)  Less 1996 $75MM $306MM
  • Primary photo for Lover's KnotLover's Knot Party Dude w / Iguana (uncredited), Assistant Chief Lighting Technician, Medic (as Gern Trowbridge)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for White Man's BurdenWhite Man's Burden Electrician  Less 1995 $7MM $3.8MM
  • Primary photo for Money TrainMoney Train Electrician (visual effects unit)  Less 1995 $68MM $35MM
  • Primary photo for How to Make an American QuiltHow to Make an American Quilt Best Boy Electric (second unit)  Less 1995 $10MM $24MM
  • Primary photo for The Indian in the CupboardThe Indian in the Cupboard Visual Effects Electrician  Less 1995 $45MM $36MM
  • Primary photo for GalaxisGalaxis First Electrician  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Ice Cream ManIce Cream Man Best Boy Electric (as Gern Trowbridge)  Less 1995 $2MM
  • Primary photo for Lion StrikeLion Strike Electrician  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Magic Kid IIMagic Kid II Movie Crew Member (uncredited), Electrician, Stunts (opening sequence bike crash) (uncredited)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Silent FallSilent Fall Electrician (uncredited)  Less 1994 $30MM $3.2MM
  • Primary photo for Pulp FictionPulp Fiction Rigging Electrician (uncredited)  Less 1994 $8MM $108MM
  • Primary photo for Final MissionFinal Mission (Video) Best Boy Electric (additional photography) (as Gern Trowbridge)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for CIA II: Target AlexaCIA II: Target Alexa Electrician (uncredited), Grip (uncredited)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for No Escape No ReturnNo Escape No Return Grip  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Maximum ForceMaximum Force Electrician (uncredited)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Body Chemistry II: The Voice of a StrangerBody Chemistry II: The Voice of a Stranger Bar Patron (uncredited), Electrician (uncredited)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Final ApproachFinal Approach Key Grip, Swing Grip  Less 1991
Past Television (27 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Happy EndingsHappy Endings (TV Series) Lighting Console Programmer ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
    • Pilot (Apr 13, 2011) Lighting Console Programmer (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for CommunityCommunity (TV Series) Lighting Console Programmer ( 17 episodes, 2009–2011 )  Less 2009–2011 17
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  • Primary photo for The Council of DadsThe Council of Dads (TV Movie) Lighting Console Programmer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for American Idol: The Search for a SuperstarAmerican Idol: The Search for a Superstar (TV Series) Lighting Technician ( 52 episodes, 2003–2009 ) , Truss Spotlight Operator ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2003–2009 53
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  • Primary photo for 9021090210 (TV Series) Lighting Console Programmer ( 13 episodes, 2008–2009 )  Less 2008–2009 13
    • Love Me or Leave Me (Jan 13, 2009) Lighting Console Programmer (uncredited)  Less
    • Hello, Goodbye, Amen (Jan 6, 2009) Lighting Console Programmer (uncredited)  Less
    • That Which We Destroy (Nov 18, 2008) Lighting Console Programmer (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for CarpoolersCarpoolers (TV Series) Lighting Console Programmer ( 13 episodes, 2007–2008 )  Less 2007–2008 13
    • Take Your Daughter to Work Day (Mar 4, 2008) Lighting Console Programmer (uncredited)  Less
    • Lost in America (Feb 26, 2008) Lighting Console Programmer (uncredited)  Less
    • The Recital (Feb 19, 2008) Lighting Console Programmer (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for America's Got TalentAmerica's Got Talent (TV Series) Truss Spotlight Operator ( 7 episodes, 2006 )  Less 2006 7
    • Final Results (Aug 17, 2006) Truss Spotlight Operator (uncredited)  Less
    • Final (Aug 16, 2006) Truss Spotlight Operator (uncredited)  Less
    • Wild Card (Aug 9, 2006) Truss Spotlight Operator (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Hannah MontanaHannah Montana (TV Series) Lighting Console Programmer ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Greg the BunnyGreg the Bunny (TV Series) Light Board Operator  Less 2002–2004
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Kimmel Live!Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) Truss Follow Spot Operator  Less 2003– 
  • Primary photo for Andy Richter Controls the UniverseAndy Richter Controls the Universe (TV Series) Dimmer Board Operator  Less 2002–2003
  • Primary photo for Girls ClubGirls Club (TV Series) Dimmer Board Operator  Less 2002– 
  • Primary photo for First MondayFirst Monday (TV Series) Electrician  Less 2002– 
  • Primary photo for PhillyPhilly (TV Series) Dimmer Board Operator  Less 2001–2002
  • Primary photo for Ball & ChainBall & Chain (TV Movie) Dimmer Board Operator  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for FreakyLinksFreakyLinks (TV Series) Electrician ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Ali: An American HeroAli: An American Hero (TV Movie) Best Boy Electric  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Pirates of Silicon ValleyPirates of Silicon Valley (TV Movie) Best Boy Electric, Rigging Chief Lighting Technician  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Inherit the WindInherit the Wind (TV Movie) Best Boy Electric  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Dangerous MindsDangerous Minds (TV Series) Electrician  Less 1996–1997
  • Primary photo for No Greater LoveNo Greater Love (TV Movie) Electrician  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Deadline for Murder: From the Files of Edna BuchananDeadline for Murder: From the Files of Edna Buchanan (TV Movie) Electrician  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The O.J. Simpson StoryThe O.J. Simpson Story (TV Movie) Best Boy Electric (uncredited)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Raising CainesRaising Caines (TV Series) Electrician  Less 1995– 
  • Primary photo for The People's CourtThe People's Court (TV Series) Best Boy Electric  Less 1981–1993
  • Primary photo for Wake, Rattle & RollWake, Rattle & Roll (TV Series) Best Boy Electric  Less 1990–1992
  • Primary photo for Babe RuthBabe Ruth (TV Movie) Electrician  Less 1991

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