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Thu, Apr 25 7:30 PM EDT on FX (205)
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Known For

The Girl on the Train Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2016)
The Help Donna The Receptionist
(2011)
Friday the 13th Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2009)
Three Burials Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2005)

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  George and Tammy (first assistant director) (pre-production)
  Filthy Rich (TV Movie) (first assistant director) (post-production)
 2019 Ma (first assistant director) (completed)
 2018-2019 Dirty John (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- Chivalry (2019) ... (first assistant director)
- Lord High Executioner (2018) ... (first assistant director)
 2016-2017 The Affair (TV Series) (first assistant director - 5 episodes)
- Episode #3.9 (2017) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #3.7 (2017) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #3.5 (2016) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #3.2 (2016) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #3.1 (2016) ... (first assistant director)
 2016 The Girl on the Train (first assistant director - as Cleta E. Ellington)
 2015 The Leftovers (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Orange Sticker (2015) ... (first assistant director - as Cleta Ellington)
 2015 Grace and Frankie (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2014)
 2014 Salvation (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 2014 Get on Up (first assistant director)
 2013 The Sixth Gun (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 2013 Do No Harm (TV Series) (first assistant director - 3 episodes)
- This Is How It Ends (2013) ... (first assistant director - as Cleta Ellington)
- You Made Me Do This (2013) ... (first assistant director - as Cleta Ellington)
- Don't Answer the Phone (2013) ... (first assistant director - as Cleta Ellington)
 2012 County (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 2011-2012 Prime Suspect (TV Series) (first assistant director - 8 episodes)
- Ain't No Sunshine (2012) ... (first assistant director - as Cleta Ellington)
- Gone to Pieces (2011) ... (first assistant director - as Cleta Ellington)
- Underwater (2011) ... (first assistant director - as Cleta Ellington)
- Wednesday's Child (2011) ... (first assistant director - as Cleat Ellington)
- Shame (2011) ... (first assistant director - as Cleat Ellington)
 2010-2011 The Event (TV Series) (first assistant director - 9 episodes)
- Arrival (2011) ... (first assistant director)
- One Will Live, One Will Die (2011) ... (first assistant director)
- Strain (2011) ... (first assistant director)
- You Bury Other Things Too (2011) ... (first assistant director)
- Inostranka (2011) ... (first assistant director)
 2011 The Tree of Life (second assistant director - additional photography)
  Friday Night Lights (TV Series) (second second assistant director - 20 episodes, 2006 - 2007) (first assistant director - 14 episodes, 2008 - 2011) (second assistant director - 14 episodes, 2007 - 2008)
- Always (2011) ... (first assistant director)
- The March (2011) ... (first assistant director - as Cleta Ellington)
- Kingdom (2010) ... (first assistant director)
- The Right Hand of the Father (2010) ... (first assistant director)
- Expectations (2010) ... (first assistant director - as Cleta Ellington)
  Trauma (TV Series) (first assistant director - 9 episodes, 2009 - 2010) (second second assistant director - 1 episode, 2009)
- Sweet Jane (2010) ... (first assistant director - as Cleta Ellington)
- Scope of Practice (2010) ... (first assistant director)
- '13' (2010) ... (first assistant director)
- Tunnel Vision (2010) ... (first assistant director)
- Coming Home (2009) ... (first assistant director)
 2009 Friday the 13th (second assistant director - as Cleta Ellington)
 2008 Fireflies in the Garden (second assistant director - as Cleta Ellington)
 2007 An American Crime (additional second second assistant director - as Cleta E. Ellington)
 2007/I Teeth (key second second assistant director)
 2006 The Christmas Card (TV Movie) (second assistant director - as Cleta E. Ellington)
 2006 Mystery Woman: Redemption (TV Movie) (second assistant director - as Cleta E. Ellington)
 2006 Our House (TV Movie) (first assistant director - as Cleta E. Ellington)
 2006 Fast Food Nation (second second assistant director - as Cleta Ellington)
 2006 Mystery Woman: At First Sight (TV Movie) (second assistant director - as Cleta E. Ellington)
 2005 Mystery Woman: Game Time (TV Movie) (second assistant director - as Cleta E. Ellington)
 2005 Mystery Woman: Vision of a Murder (TV Movie) (second assistant director - as Cleta E. Ellington)
 2005 Three Burials (second second assistant director)
 2005 Detective (TV Movie) (second second assistant director - as Cleta E. Ellington)
 2005 Out of the Woods (TV Movie) (second assistant director - as Cleta E. Ellington)
 2005 Mystery Woman: Snapshot (TV Movie) (second assistant director - as Cleta E. Ellington)
 2005 Mystery Woman: Mystery Weekend (TV Movie) (second assistant director - as Cleta E. Ellington)
 2004 No Pain, No Gain (second second assistant director)
 2004 Love's Enduring Promise (TV Movie) (second second assistant director - as Cleta Ellington)
 2004 Life on Liberty Street (TV Movie) (second second assistant director - as Cleta E. Ellington)
 2004 Killer Diller (second assistant director: reshoots - as Cleta Ellington)
 2003 When Zachary Beaver Came to Town (second assistant director - as Cleta Ellington)
 2003 Rolling Kansas (second second assistant director)
 2002 Grand Champion (second assistant director)
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