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Zach Hunt
Key Information
Profession Film and television director
Role Second Assistant Director
First episode "We Just Decided To"
Last episode "The Greater Fool"
Credits 9 episodes (see below)
Birthdate February 2, 1977
Birthplace Rochester, Michigan, USA

Zach Hunt, born February 2, 1977 in Rochester, Michigan, USA, is a film television director. He is a Second Assistant Director (AD) for the first season of The Newsroom. He has worked as a production assistant in film and television including the projects Deja Vu, Lords of Dogtown, Grey's Anatomy and the HBO western drama Deadwood. He became an AD and worked on the films Due Date and Terminator: Salvation. He returned to HBO as a second assistant director for Big Love. He worked with both of The Newsroom First ADs Kenneth B. Roth and Mark Tobey on Deadwood and with Roth on Big Love.


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Season 1 credits
"We Just Decided To" "News Night 2.0" ""The 112th Congress"" "I'll Try to Fix You" "Amen"
"Bullies" "5/1" "The Blackout Part I: Tragedy Porn" "The Blackout Part II: Mock Debate" "The Greater Fool"

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