Biography

John Bruno is an American visual effects artist and filmmaker known for his prolific collaborations with director James Cameron on films like Terminator 2: Judgment Day, True Lies, Titanic, Avatar, and The Abyss, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Visual Effects.

He has also contributed to other blockbuster films including Ghostbusters, Batman Returns, Cliffhanger, X-Men: The Last Stand, and Kingsman: The Secret Service. He also directed the 1999 science fiction horror film Virus, starring Jamie Lee Curtis and Donald Sutherland.

He currently holds five Oscar nominations and two BAFTA Award nominations.

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John Bruno is an American visual effects artist and filmmaker known for his prolific collaborations with director James Cameron on films like Terminator 2: Judgment Day, True Lies, Titanic, Avatar, and The Abyss, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Visual Effects.

He has also contributed to other blockbuster films including Ghostbusters, Batman Returns, Cliffhanger, X-Men: The Last Stand, and Kingsman: The Secret Service. He also directed the 1999 science fiction horror film Virus, starring Jamie Lee Curtis and Donald Sutherland.

He currently holds five Oscar nominations and two BAFTA Award nominations.

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Known For Visual Effects

Gender Male

Known Credits 40

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Visual Effects TV ShowsMovies

2014 Kingsman: The Secret Service Visual Effects Supervisor
2014 Hercules Visual Effects Supervisor
2013 Movie 43 Visual Effects
2012 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 Visual Effects Supervisor
2011 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 Visual Effects Supervisor
2009 Avatar Visual Effects Supervisor
2006 X-Men: The Last Stand Visual Effects Supervisor
2004 AVP: Alien vs. Predator Visual Effects Supervisor
1997 Titanic Visual Effects
1994 True Lies Visual Effects Supervisor
1993 Cliffhanger Visual Effects Supervisor
1992 Batman Returns Visual Effects Supervisor
1991 Terminator 2: Judgment Day Visual Effects Designer
1989 The Abyss Visual Effects Supervisor
1984 Cheech & Chong's The Corsican Brothers Visual Effects
1982 Poltergeist Animation Supervisor
1977 Scooby's All-Star Laff-A-Lympics (16 episodes)Animation
1977 I Am the Greatest: The Adventures of Muhammad Ali (13 episodes)Animation Director
1977 Raggedy Ann & Andy: A Musical Adventure Animation
1974 The Nine Lives of Fritz the Cat Animation
1974 Devlin (16 episodes)Animation
1970 Shinbone Alley Animation

Directing

2014 Deepsea Challenge Director
1999 Virus Director
1995 Star Trek: Voyager (2 episodes)Director
1980 Heathcliff (13 episodes)Layout
1980 The Plastic Man Comedy/Adventure Show (36 episodes)Layout
1979 Casper and the Angels (13 episodes)Layout
1978 Godzilla (13 episodes)Layout

Crew

2011 Season of the Witch Visual Effects Design Consultant
2009 Monsters vs Aliens Thanks
2007 Rush Hour 3 Visual Effects Design Consultant
1986 Poltergeist II: The Other Side Visual Effects Art Director
1984 Ghostbusters Visual Effects Art Director
1981 Heavy Metal Special Effects

Writing

1988 Pound Puppies and the Legend of Big Paw Storyboard
1979 Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo (16 episodes)Story
1978 Yogi's Space Race (13 episodes)Story
1978 Jana of the Jungle (13 episodes)Story

Production

2003 Ghosts of the Abyss Producer

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