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Michael Wacker

Grip NVQ 2 Certified

Michael is an experienced NVQ Level 2 qualified Grip with a wide range of experience working on feature films, TV dramas, commercials and promos.

Feature Films

Production Director Director of Photography Position
Paddington 2Paul KingErik WilsonGrip Dailies
Florence Foster JenkinsStephen FrearsDanny CohenB Camera Grip
Victoria & AbdulStephen FrearsDanny CohenB Camera Grip
Star Wars: Episode VIIIRian JohnsonJaron PresantBest Boy Grip Splinter Unit
Star Wars: Episode VII The Force AwakensJJ AbramsDaniel MindelC Camera Grip Daily
Bastille DayJames WatkinsTim Maurice-JonesB Camera Grip
Paddington Bear (Additional Photography)Paul KingErik WilsonB Camera Grip
PaddingtonTim WebberJohn Sorapure2nd Unit B Camera Grip
CinderellaKenneth BranaghAlexander Witt2nd Unit Grip
Guardians Of The GalaxyPeter MacDonaldMike Brewster2nd Unit Grip Dailies
Alan PartridgeDeclan LowleyBen SmithardB Camera Grip
Kick Ass 2Jeff WadlowTim Maurice JonesBest Boy Grip
Les MisérablesTom HooperDanny Cohen2nd Unit Grip Dailies
The Nanny StateArthur LandonDavid RomKey Grip
GravityAlfonso CuaronEmmanuel LubezkiGrip Dailies
WeekenderKarl GoldenJohn ConroyKey Grip

TV / Drama

Production Production Company Director of Photography Additional Information
The Crown Season 1Stephen Daldry, Martin Phillips, Julian Jarrold, Ben CaronAdriano Goldman, Ole BirkelandBest Boy Grip
The DresserRichard EyreBen SmithardGrip
Game Of Thrones - Series 5Michael Slovis, Mark MylodDavid Franco, Anette HaellmigkGrip Dailies
GlueDaniel NeitthemUla PontikosB Camera Grip
Game Of Thrones - Series 4Alex Greaves, Michelle MacLaren, Neil MarshallDavid Katznelson, Rob McLachlan, David FrancoGrip Dailies
Game Of Thrones - Series 3Alex Greaves, Dan Minahan, Dave NutterAnette Haellmigk, Jonathan Freeman, Alik ShakarovGrip
Dancing On The EdgeStephen PoliakoffAshely RoweGrip Dailies
Henry VThea SharrockMichael McDonaughGrip

Select Commercials / Promos

Production Director Director of Photography Year
Hula HoopsJim GilchristTim Maurice Jones2017
GrouponGiles RipleyTim Maurice Jones2017
McDonald'sJim GilchristTim Maurice Jones2016
McVitiesGuy ManwaringTim Maurice Jones2016
VeryPontus LowenheilmAnthony Dod Mantle2014
Glue PromoNeil GorringeUla Pontikos2014
One Direction Ben WinstonMagni Agustsson2013
Sky CricketJohn GrintKarl Watkins2012
Big BrotherKate ChedgeyDavid Rom2012
ParalympicsStew SuggMike Costello2012
HeinekenMatt Van HeijningenJoost Van Gelder2012
Kitchen Wars- Marco Pierre WhiteRich ThriftDavid Rom2012
MasterCard / Brit Awards Steve ReevesOliver Schofield 2012
TwiningsSteve ReadStuart Graham2011
ESPNVictor MartinezDavid Rom2011
EurostarClement GalletAndré Chemetoff2011
Renault ClioProduction Co: Dark Fibre Stuart Graham2011
Windows 7Wayne McClammyJohn Pardue2010
Coca ColaNiall TowlTim Green2010
Canada AirNicholas BolducNicholas Bolduc2009
CanonErik Van WykTom Townend2009
EurostarProduction Co: Diamond BulletBruce Jackson2008

Short Films

Production Director Director of Photography Year
PhysicsClaire OxleyRob Hardy2012
3 Days In LondonSasha NathwaniDave Wright2010
Extraordinary FeatsWill BridgesDavid Rom2010