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Jeremiah S. Chechik


B: 1955 in Montréal, Québec

Jeremiah S. Chechik graduated from McGill University where he studied theatre. He began a career in painting and photography, where he exhibited, published and worked for magazines as a portraitist. He became one of the youngest fashion photographers hired by Italian Vogue when he lived in Milan and worked worldwide. He was tapped by commercial companies to direct and began a successful run as an award-winning commercial director. From there he moved to Los Angeles where he directed his first film, the now classic comedy, Christmas Vacation. In 2012 he directed Joe Orach’s play In My Corner at the Skylight Theatre. He is pictured with Producer Robert Lantos (on the left) on the set of The Right Kind of Wrong. Photo by Sabrina Lantos

Features & TV Movies:
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National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989)

Arrive Alive (1990)
Benny & Joon (1993)
Tall Tale (1995)
Diabolique (1996)
The Avengers (1998)

This Man, This Woman (2002)
Meltdown (TV-2004)

The Right Kind of Wrong (2013)

TV Series – at least 1 episode of:
Gun (1997)

Tilt (2005)
The Bronx is Burning (2007)
Burn Notice (2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012)
The Middleman (2008)
The Beast (2009)
Jonas (2009)
Mental (2009)
Leverage (2009, 2010)
Chuck (2009, 2010, 2012)

The Good Guys (2010)
Gossip Girl (2010, 2011)
Being Human (2011)
The Glades (2011)
Warehouse 13 (2011)
Heart of Dixie (2011, 2012, 2013)
Reign (2013, 2014)
Things You Shouldn’t Say Past Midnight (2014)
Helix (2014, 2015)
Motive (2014, 2015)
Bitten (2015)
South of Hell (2015)
Rogue (2015, 2016)
Shadowhunters (2016)
Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders (2016)

The Right Kind of Wrong, movie poster
The Right Kind of Wrong movie poster courtesy of Entertainment One