Erik J. Carpenter is known for his work on Goliath (2016), Perry Mason (2020) and Ballers (2015). See full bio »

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Known For

Goliath Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2016-2019)
Perry Mason Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2020)
Ballers Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2017)
Mad Men Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2008-2015)

Filmography

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  Perry Mason (TV Series) (key second assistant director - 2 episodes, 2020) (second assistant director - 1 episode, 2020)
- Chapter Six (2020) ... (key second assistant director - as Erik Carpenter)
- Chapter Five (2020) ... (key second assistant director - as Erik Carpenter)
- Chapter Four (2020) ... (second assistant director - as Erik Carpenter)
  Goliath (TV Series) (first assistant director - 9 episodes, 2016 - 2019) (key second assistant director - 4 episodes, 2016)
- Joy Division (2019) ... (first assistant director)
- Conscious Uncoupling (2019) ... (first assistant director)
- Full Circle (2019) ... (first assistant director)
- Good Morning, Central Valley (2019) ... (first assistant director)
- Happiness from the Ground Up (2019) ... (first assistant director)
 2018 Alone Together (TV Series) (key second assistant director - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2018) ... (key second assistant director)
 2017 Ballers (TV Series) (key second assistant director - 10 episodes)
- Yay Area (2017) ... (key second assistant director)
- Crackback (2017) ... (key second assistant director)
- Alley-Oops (2017) ... (key second assistant director)
- Ricky-Leaks (2017) ... (key second assistant director)
- I Hate New York (2017) ... (key second assistant director)
 2017 Flaked (TV Series) (key second assistant director - 2 episodes)
- Day Four (2017) ... (key second assistant director)
- Day Three (2017) ... (key second assistant director)
 2017 Santa Clarita Diet (TV Series) (key second assistant director - 1 episode)
- Baka, Bile and Baseball Bats (2017) ... (key second assistant director)
  Supergirl (TV Series) (second assistant director - 3 episodes, 2015) (second second assistant director - 1 episode, 2015)
- Human for a Day (2015) ... (second assistant director)
- Livewire (2015) ... (second assistant director)
- Fight or Flight (2015) ... (second assistant director)
- Pilot (2015) ... (second second assistant director - uncredited)
  The Last Ship (TV Series) (key second assistant director - 6 episodes, 2015) (second assistant director - 1 episode, 2015)
- A More Perfect Union (2015) ... (key second assistant director: second unit)
- Uneasy Lies the Head (2015) ... (second assistant director)
- Long Day's Journey (2015) ... (key second assistant director: second unit)
- Achilles (2015) ... (key second assistant director: second unit)
- Solace (2015) ... (key second assistant director: second unit)
 2015 Me Him Her (second assistant director)
  Mad Men (TV Series) (second second assistant director - 26 episodes, 2012 - 2013) (second assistant director - 6 episodes, 2014 - 2015)
- The Milk and Honey Route (2015) ... (second assistant director)
- Time & Life (2015) ... (second assistant director)
- New Business (2015) ... (second assistant director)
- The Strategy (2014) ... (second assistant director)
- The Monolith (2014) ... (second assistant director)
 2014/I The Bag Man (second assistant director)
 2013 Coffee Town (second assistant director)
 2012 Best Man Down (second assistant director)
 2012 Born Wild (second assistant director)
 2012 Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (second second assistant director)
 2012 On the Road (second second assistant director: Arizona - as Erik Carpenter)
 2012 Sunset Strip (Documentary) (assistant director)
 2011 Catch .44 (second assistant director)
 2011 Mr. Stache (Short) (second assistant director)
 2010 The Thief (Short) (second second assistant director)
 2010 Everything Must Go (second second assistant director)
 2010 Piranha 3D (additional second assistant director)
 2009 Shadowheart (Video) (second second assistant director)
 2009 Maneater (TV Mini-Series) (second second assistant director - 2 episodes)
- Part 2 (2009) ... (second second assistant director)
- Part 1 (2009) ... (second second assistant director)
 2009 Middle Men (second assistant director)
 2009 Wig (Short) (second assistant director)
 2008 Touching Home (second assistant director)
 2008 Jake's Corner (second second assistant director)
 2007 Futureshock: Comet (TV Movie) (second second assistant director)
 2005 Big River (second assistant director)
 2004 420 (second assistant director)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Erik Carpenter

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Trivia:

Cousin of Gary Burgoff, who played Radar O'Riley in the film and television series "M.A.S.H.".

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