About - Sherard Jayasuriya

1st AD, CFS Representative in Germany
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Sherard Jayasuriya

First Assistant Director with 27 years experience in Theatrical, Television and Commercials films, shot on locations in 31 different countries. Member of Directors Guild of Germany

  • Email: sherard@crewforshoots.com
  • Mobile: +49 151 15674872

  • Diploma in Film & Television Productions - O.C.I.C. 1987
    Movie Magic™ Scheduling/Budgeting, CompanyMove Scheduling
    Awareness in Industry wide Labor Management Safety for Motion Pictures
    Languages : English, German, Sinhala

    Filmography Summary
    Main Filmography: 186 Titles (Theatrical:23, TVFeature:30, TV Series: 20, TV Mini Series:1, Musical Clips:12, Commercial: 101) As First Assistant Director: 165 Titles, As Second Assistant Director: 19 Titles, As Third Assistant Director: 1 Title

    my job experience, TV Commercials, Feature Films & Music Videos

    Theatrical and Television Films as First Assistant Director

    Josephine Klick - (2014) TV- first assistant director
    Between Worlds - (2013) FF- first assistant director
    SOKO-Kitzbühel - (2013) TV- first assistant director
    Der Kriminalist - (2013) TV- first assistant director
    300 Worte Duetsch - (2012) FF- first assistant director
    Der Kriminalist - (2012) TV- first assistant director
    Der Kriminalist - (2012) TV- first assistant director
    Traumhotel/ Brazil - (2011) TV- first assistant director
    Der Kriminalist - (2011) TV- first assistant director
    Der Kriminalist - (2011) TV- first assistant director
    Tatort (Meeka) - (2010) TV- first assistant director
    Der Kriminalist - (2010) TV- first assistant director
    Traumhotel/ Maldives - (2010) TV- first assistant director
    Der Atem Des Himmels - (2010) TV- first assistant director
    Cool & Fool - (2009) TV- first assistant director
    Schneewittchen - (2009) TV- first assistant director
    Tatort (Grenzgänger) - (2009) TV- first assistant director
    Liebste Prinzessin Leben - (2009) TV- first assistant director
    Frau Bohm sagt nein - (2009) TV- first assistant director
    Mama Kommt - (2008) TV- first assistant director
    Brot - (2008) Teaser- first assistant director
    Dead Rising - (2007) Teaser- first assistant director
    Sabine (2004) TV - first assistant director
    Aeon Flux (2004) Trailer - first assistant director
    Sabine (2003) TV - first assistant director
    Der gemietete Mann (2002) TV - first assistant director (prep)
    Das Duo: Im falschen Leben (2001) TV - first assistant director
    Hans Christian Andersen (2001) TV - first assistant director/second unit
    Resident Evil (2001) FF - first assistant director/second unit
    Der Fahnder (2000) TV Series - first assistant director
    The Promise (2000) FF - first assistant director
    Off Road TV (2000) TV Series - second assistant director
    Sleeping Dictionary, The (2000) FF - second assistant director
    Der Kapitän (1999) TV - second assistant director
    The Son of Sandokan (1998) TV - second assistant director
    Iqbal (1998) TV - first assistant director
    Dór et de Safran (1997) TV - first assistant director
    Reflections of Eden (1997) FF - second assistant director
    Mother Teresa: In the Name of God's Poor (1997) FF - second assistant director
    Mystères de Sadjurah, Les (1997) TV - second assistant director
    Second Jungle Book: Mowgli & Baloo, The (1997) FF -second assistant director
    Sud lointain (1997) TV - second assistant director
    Fisherman's Daughter, The (1995) FF - first assistant director
    Bloodsport 3 (1996) FF - second assistant director
    Bloodsport 2 (1996) FF - second assistant director
    Victory (1995) FF - second second assistant director
    L´enfant des rues (1994) TV - second assistant director
    Beyond Rangoon (1995) FF -second second assistant director
    Patricia Arquette (1995) Photo shoot - unit manager
    Livre de cristal, Le (1994) FF - second assistant director
    Bitter secret, The (1993) FF - first assistant director
    The father and the Son (1993) FF - first assistant director
    Prix d'une femme, Le (1993) TV - second assistant director
    Porte du ciel, La (1993) TV - first assistant director
    Fruende fürs leben (1993) TV - second assistant director
    Demon God (1992) TV Series - first assistant director
    Abayadakshinawa (1992) TV - first assistant director
    Ordinary Magic (1992) FF - third assistant director
    Glückliche reise (1991) TV -second assistant director
    Spies Inc. (1989) FF - second assistant director

    VW India, 2011, Bang Bang Films, Mumbai, India, Dir.: Norman Hafezi, Loc.: Mumbai, India
    Parachute, 2011, Eye Squad, Dubai, UAE, Dir.: Tim Gibbs, Loc.: Sri Lanka
    McDonald's, 2011, Déjá Vu, Dubai, UAE, Dir.: Simon Neal, Loc.: Dubai, UAE.
    Etisalat-Ramadan, 2011, Déjá Vu, Dubai, UAE, Dir.: Moneer Barakat, Loc.: Dubai, UAE.
    Febreze, 2011, Twin Films, Dir.: Jan Gleie, Loc.: Berlin, Germany
    Bayao, 2011, Neue Sentimental Films, Dir.: Norman Hafezi, Loc.: Rio de Janeiro. Brazil
    Oeltje, 2010, Big Fish, Dir.: Frieder Wittich, Loc.: Berlin, Germany.
    Sexergy, 2010, PI Group, Dir.: Norman Hafezi, Loc.: Bucharest, Romania.
    AUDI 3, 2008, Got Film, Spain, Dir.: Salmon, Loc.: Berlin, Germany
    BSR, 2007, Bigfish, Berlin, Dir.: Bernhard Landen, Loc.: Berlin, Germany
    UK Army, 2007, Markenfilm, Hamburg, Dir.: Seb Edwards, Loc.: Hamburg, Germany
    Raffaello, 2008, Markenfilm, Hamburg, Dir.: Luzian Schlatter, Loc.: Maldive Islands
    Smart, 2007, Markenfilm, Hamburg, Dir.: Matthieu Montovani, Loc.: Hamburg, Germany
    Rewe, 2007, Markenfilm, Hamburg, Dir.: Wolf Gresenz, Loc.: Hamburg, Germany
    Fonica, 2007, Bigfish, Berlin, Dir.: Frieder Wittich, Loc.: Berlin, Germany
    IKEA, 2007, Sterntag, Hamburg, Dir.: Steven Diller, Loc.: Hamburg, Germany.
    Mobily, 2007, Déjá Vu, Dubai, UAE, Dir.: Franco Marinelli, Loc.: Dubai, UAE.
    Premiere, 2007, Jo!Schmid, Berlin, Dir.: Zoran Bihac, Loc.: Berlin, Germany
    Die Schuldenfalle, 2007, Bigfish, Berlin, Dir.: Pepe Danquart, Loc.: Berlin, Germany
    C&A, 2007, Markenfilm, Hamburg, Dir.: Thomas Krygier, Loc.: Hamburg, Germany
    Dr.Oetkar 2007, Telemaz, Berlin, Dir.: Sven Siegrist, Loc.: Berlin, Germany
    O2 2007, Big Fish, Berlin, Dir.: Frieder Wittich, Loc.: Berlin, Germany
    Mini Cooper 2007, Smugglers, USA, Dir.: Richard Farmer, Guy Shelmerdine, Loc.: Prague
    Drei 2007, Sabotage Films, Vienna Dir.: Thomas Job, Loc.: Austria.
    Rapid Share 2007, Dirk Moritz Films, Dir.: Eric Hillenbrand, Loc.: Sri Lanka
    A1 2007, Novotny & Novotny, Dir,: Mattäus Bussmann, Loc.: Vienna, Austria
    Rewe 2007, Markenfilm, Hamburg, Dir.: Wolf Gresenz, Loc.: Hamburg, Germany
    Müllermilch 2007, Big Fish, Berlin, Dir.: Andreas Hoffmann, Loc.: Berlin, Germany
    TNK 2007, Radioaktiv Film, Ukraine, Dir.: Enno Jacobson,Loc.: Kiev, Ukraine.
    Canal Digital 2006, Far From Hollywood, Denmark. Dir.: Kim Jacobson, Loc.: Sri Lanka
    KOHL'S 2006, Madheart, CA, USA, Dir.: Jan Gleie, Loc.: Argentina
    Dextro Energy 2005, Markenfilm, Hamburg, Dir.: Monty Whitebloom, Andy Delaney, Loc.: Germany
    Becks, 2006, Markenfilm, Hamburg, Dir.: Monty Whitebloom, Andy Delaney, Loc.: Malta and Mallorca
    Otrivin, 2006, Mustard Films, London, Dir.: Olivier Venturinii, Loc.: Germany
    McDonalds, 2006, Picture Sharks, Dir.: Paul Harather, Loc.: Germany
    Volvic, 2006, Soup Films, Dir.: Ben Hartenstein, Loc.: Sri Lanka
    Lexmark, 2006, Villians, Dir.: Philippe André, Loc.: Germany
    A1 – Highway Vollyball, 2006, Novotny & Novotny, Dir.: Thomas Job, Loc.: Austria
    Schmetterlinge in Bauch -Trailer, 2006, Big Fish, SAT 1, Dir.: Marc Wilkins, Loc.: Germany
    Sony Ericsson, 2006, Markenfilm, Dir.: Hans Jürgen "Lewi" Lewandowski, Loc.: Germany
    After 8, 2006, Cineteam, Dir.: Simon Cheek, Loc.: Germany
    Union Investment, 2006, Big Fish, Dir.: Bernhard Landen, Loc.: Germany
    S-Juice, 2006, Pack Shot Boys, Dir.: Norman Hafezi, Loc.: Sri Lanka
    Microsoft, 2006, Park Pictures, Dir.: Lans Acord, Loc.: Germany
    Nivea Speed Gel, 2006, Soup Films, Dir.: Mathäus Bussmann, Loc.: Germany
    Remowa, 2006, PI Group, Dir.: Eric Hillenbrand, Loc.: Brazil
    Expedia, 2005, Picture Sharks, Dir.: Wolf Gresenz, Loc.: Argentina and Brazil
    A1 Mobilkom- Austria, 2005, Novotny & Novotny, Dir.: Jan Gleie, Loc.: Austria
    Total, 2005, Novotny & Novotny, Dir.: Jan Gleie, Loc.: Austria
    A1 Mobilkom- Austria, 2005, Novotny & Novotny, Dir.: Jan Gleie, Loc.: Austria
    VFA "I love Pharma", 2005, Soup Films, Dir.: Andreas Hoepfner, Loc.: Germany
    Dr. Oetker, 2005, Big Fish, Dir.: Andreas Hoffmann, Loc.: Germany
    T-Com, 2005, Markenfilm, Dir.: Wolf Gresenz, Loc.: Germany
    Citröen –C4, 2005, Quad Films/ Big Fish, Dir.: Tom Kan, Loc.: Germany
    Citröen –C6, 2005, Quad Films/ Big Fish, Dir.: Stéphane Levallois, Loc.: Germany
    CMA (2), 2005, element-e, Dir.: Silvio Helbig, Loc.: Germany
    Warsteiner (3), 2005, Markenfilm, Dir.: Wolf Gresenz, Loc.: Germany
    A1 Mobilkom- Austria, 2005, Novotny & Novotny, Dir.: Norman Hafezi, Loc.: Austria
    ATU (2), 2005, Telemaz Commercials, Dir.: Paul Harather, Loc.: Germany
    T-Com Germany (3), 2005, Markenfilm, Dir.: Birgit Möller, Loc.: Germany
    Telekom Austria - aon, 2005, Novotny & Novotny, Dir.: Norman Hafezi, Loc.: Austria
    Exquisa, 2005, Picture Sharks, Dir.: Corinna Winter, Loc.: Germany
    Mobilkom Austria - Xcite, 2005, Novotny & Novotny, Dir.: Norman Hafezi, Loc.: Romania
    FIAT, 2005, element-e, Dir.: Claudio Cingoli, Loc.: Germany

    Ramesh B "Ring of Fire" (2007) Music - first assistant director
    Boss Hoss "Heya" (2005) Music - first assistant director
    Vanessa "Blah, Blah, Blah" (2004) Music - first assistant director
    Ayman "Du gehörst zu mir" (2004) Music - first assistant director
    L'äme Immortelle "5 Jahre" (2004) Music - first assistant director
    Orange Blue "But I do" (2004) Music - first assistant director
    Star Search "Every Sindle Star" (2003) Music - first assistant director
    Snap "Power of Banghara" (2003) Music - first assistant director
    Kess "1001 Nacht" (2003) Music - first assistant director
    Oli.P "Alles ändert sich" (2003) Music - first assistant director
    Curse "Handhoch" (2003) Music - first assistant director
    Nanda Malini "Tharu" (1995) Music- first assistant director