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Third Assistant Director

Last updated 03 July 2017

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Danielle Richards: The Bells of Saint John; The Rings of Akhaten; Nightmare in Silver; The Name of the Doctor; The Time of the Doctor; Deep Breath; Into the Dalek; Robot Of Sherwood; Listen; Time Heist; The Caretaker; Kill The Moon; Mummy On The Orient Express; In The Forest Of The Night; Dark Water / Death in Heaven; Last Christmas; The Girl Who Died; The Woman Who Lived; For Tonight We Might Die[Class]; The Coach with the Dragon Tattoo[Class]; Nightvisiting[Class]; Co-Owner Of A Lonely Heart / Brave-ish Heart[Class]; Detained[Class]; The Metaphysical Engine, or What Quill Did[Class]; The Lost[Class] | as 3rd Asst Director: The Magician's Apprentice / The Witch's Familiar; The Zygon Invasion / The Zygon Inversion; Sleep No More; Face The Raven; Heaven Sent; Hell Bent; The Husbands of River Song
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The Third Assistant Director on a film works directly under the Second Assistant Director.

The primary role of the Third Assistant Director is to move Actors from point A to point B, organize Extras, and supervise the Production Assistants. He or she also has the special duty of set Messenger, relaying information – usually by radio – between cast and crew members.