• 1st assistant director (65)
Busy until: 2nd January 2020

About Sherard Jayasuriya

First Assistant Director with 33 years of experience in Theatrical, Television and Commercial films shot in 31 different countries.

Projects as 1st assistant director

YearTitleGenredirectorProducerComment
2019Ein starkes Team - Scharfe Schnitte (WT)TV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Martin KinkelUFA Fiction
2019Ein starkes Team - Organspende (WT)TV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Martin KinkelUFA Fiction
2019Unterm BirnbaumTV Movie, ZDF [de]Uli Edelmecom fiction GmbH
2019Der StaatsanwaltTV Series, ZDF [de]Martin KinkelNovafilm Fernsehproduktion GmbH - Odeon TV
2019SOKO KitzbühelTV Series, ORF [at], ZDF [de]Martin KinkelGebhardt Productions GmbH [de]
2019Rammstein - DeutschlandMusic VideoSpecter BerlinMmaattcchh
2018Der Club der singenden MetzgerTV Movie (multi-part), ARD [de], Degeto [de], SWR [de]Uli EdelMOOVIE GmbH
2018SOKO KitzbühelTV Series, ORF [at], ZDF [de]Martin KinkelGebhardt Productions GmbH [de]
2018Der StaatsanwaltTV Series, ZDF [de]Martin KinkelNovafilm Fernsehproduktion GmbH - Odeon TV
2018Der KriminalistTV Series, ZDF [de]Züli AladagH & V Entertainment GmbH (formerly Hofmann & Voges Entertainment GmbH)
2017Ein starkes Team - WespennestTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Martin KinkelUFA Fiction
2017Der KriminalistTV Series, ZDF [de]Filippos TsitosH & V Entertainment GmbH (formerly Hofmann & Voges Entertainment GmbH)
2017SOKO KitzbühelTV Series, ORF [at], ZDF [de]Martin KinkelGebhardt Productions GmbH [de]
2017Ein starkes Team - FamilienbandeTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Martin KinkelUFA Fiction
2017Der StaatsanwaltTV Series, ZDF [de]Martin KinkelNovafilm Fernsehproduktion GmbH - Odeon TV
2016Ein starkes Team - TreibjagdTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Martin KinkelUFA Fiction
2016Ein starkes Team - Tod und LiebeTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Martin KinkelUFA Fiction
2016SOKO KitzbühelTV Series, ORF [at], ZDF [de]Martin KinkelBeo Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbH [at]
2016Der StaatsanwaltTV Series, ZDF [de]Martin KinkelNovafilm Fernsehproduktion GmbH - Odeon TV
2016Der KriminalistTV Series, ZDF [de]Filippos TsitosH & V Entertainment GmbH (formerly Hofmann & Voges Entertainment GmbH)

Film projects in other capacities

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2019Unterm BirnbaumTV Movie, ZDF [de]Uli Edelmecom fiction GmbHstoryboard artist
2019SOKO KitzbühelTV Series, ORF [at], ZDF [de]Martin KinkelGebhardt Productions GmbH [de]storyboard artist storyboard artist
2018SOKO KitzbühelTV Series, ORF [at], ZDF [de]Martin KinkelGebhardt Productions GmbH [de]storyboard artist
2018Der KriminalistTV Series, ZDF [de]Filippos TsitosH & V Entertainment GmbH (formerly Hofmann & Voges Entertainment GmbH)storyboard artist
2017WeissenseeTV Series, ARD [de], Degeto [de], MDR [de]Friedemann FrommZiegler Film GmbH & Co. KGstoryboard artist
2016SOKO KitzbühelTV Series, ORF [at], ZDF [de]Martin KinkelBeo Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbH [at]storyboard artist
2015Mörderisches Tal - Pregau - Kein Weg zurückTV Movie (multi-part), ARD [de], Degeto [de], ORF [at]Nils WillbrandtMona Film Produktion GmbHstoryboard artist
2013Zwischen WeltenFeature FilmFeo AladagIndependent Artists Filmproduktionstoryboard artist
2009Der Atem des HimmelsFeature FilmReinhold BilgeriBilgeri Film Productions GmbH [at]storyboard artist
2009Tatort - Hauch des TodesTV-Movie (Series), SWR [de]Lars MontagSWR Südwestrundfunk [de]storyboard artist
2001Offroad TVTV Series, ARD [de]Jürgen BretzingerBerengar Pfahl Film GmbH [de]2nd assistant director
2000The Sleeping DictionaryFeature FilmGuy JenkinNew Line Cinema [us]2nd assistant director
1998Il Figlio di SandokanTV MovieSergio SollimaHiland Productions [it]2nd assistant director
1997Sud lointainTV MovieThierry ChabertRaspail Associés [fr]2nd assistant director
1997Les Mystères de SadjurahTV MovieDenys Granier-DeferreBavaria Film GmbH [de]2nd assistant director
1997Mother Teresa: In the Name of God's PoorTV MovieKevin ConnorHallmark Entertainment [us]2nd assistant director
1996Bloodsport 3Feature FilmAlan MehrezFM Entertainment International N.V. [us]2nd assistant director
1996The Second Jungle Book - Mowgli & BalooFeature FilmDuncan McLachlanTriStar Pictures [us]2nd2nd resp. 3rd AD 2nd assistant director
1995Bloodsport 2Feature FilmAlan MehrezFM Entertainment International N.V. [us]2nd assistant director
1995VictoryFeature FilmMark PeploeBritish Screen Productions [uk]3rd assistant director

Basic data

NationalityGerman
LanguagesEnglish (Fluent), German (Fluent)
Experience abroadMiddle East: United Arab Emirates
North America: Canada, USA
Northern Europe: Sweden
Eastern Europe: Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Rumania, Ukraine
South Africa: South Africa
South America: Argentina, Brazil, Venezuela
Southern Europe: Croatia, Italy, Malta, Spain
Southeast Asia: Afghanistan, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Maldives, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam
Western Europe: Austria, England, France, Switzerland
Immediate working areaBerlin
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Berlin
Associations