Dave Hallinan is an American motion picture director. He is a First Assistant Director (AD) for the first season of Last Resort. He has worked with Last Resort co-creator Shawn Ryan on his earlier series The Shield. He has been active since 1989 and has also worked on the films Speed (1994), Waterworld (1995), Erin Brockovich (2000), and Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007). He has also worked on Sons of Anarchy with The Shield writer producer Kurt Sutter. He has worked on the series Friends, The X-Files, The District, Burn Notice, Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior, and The River.