Jon Cassar

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Jon Cassar
Jon Cassar SDCC 2014 (cropped).jpg
Cassar at the 2014 Comic-Con International.
Born (1958-04-27) April 27, 1958 (age 57)
Occupation director, producer

Jon Cassar (born in Malta on April 27, 1958) is a Maltese-Canadian director and producer of seasons 1 to 7 of the television series 24, as well as a number of other film-related works. In 2006, he won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series for his work on "Day 5: 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.". He is a graduate of Algonquin College in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

He is the co-founder of the Motion Picture Industry Charitable Alliance, which hosts an annual charity auction, "Lights, Camera, Auction".[1]

After completing Season 7 of 24, Cassar left the show for good to focus on other projects. In 2014, it was announced that he would return for the follow-up event series 24: Live Another Day, which debuted on May 5, 2014.


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  1. ^ Motion Picture Industry Charitable Alliance Splash Page

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