The Umbrella Academy earns Emmy nomination for Outstanding VFX
The first season of Netflix’s The Umbrella Academy has snagged an Emmy nomination in Outstanding Special Visual Effects.
The team at Monsters Aliens Robots Zombies is proud to have worked on hundreds of shots in the 10-episode series, which was also nominated at the 71st Emmy Awards for Outstanding Production Design.
Based on Gerard Way’s comic book series, the show—which was shot in Ontario—drew more than 45 million viewers within its first month of release on Netflix, and is currently in production for a second season.
The nominated team includes Visual Effects Supervisors Everett Burrell, Chris White, Jeff Campbell, Sebastien Bergeron and Sean Schur, as well as Visual Effects Producers Steve Dellerson, Libby Hazell, and Carrie Richardson, with Visual Effects Production Manager Misato Shinohara.
The MARZ team who worked on the Umbrella Academy is listed below:
Nathan Larouche - VFX Supervisor
Ryan Stasyshyn - VFX Producer
Rosalie Hansen - VFX Production Manager
Shamiran Graungaard - VFX Coordinator
Akshay Dandekar - VFX Editor
James Higuchi - Lighting Supervisor
Parastu Rezaie - VFX Lighter
Tony Linka - VFX Lighter
Jordan Lipstock - Matte Painting Supervisor
Kaiser Thomas - Matte Painter
Mike Kwan - Compositing Supervisor
Yash Gowda - 2D Prep Supervisor
Kevin McGeigh - Compositing TD
Avi Botbol - Compositor
Mitchell Beaton - Compositor
Perunika Yorgova - Compositor
Jeff Bruneel - Compositor
Juan Francisco Calero Hueso - Compositor
Adam Graves - Compositor
Paul Sterling - Compositor
Anthony De Chellis - CG Supervisor
Michael Enzbrunner - 3D Generalist
Mike Poretti - Asset Supervisor