A graduate of New York City’s Pratt Institute and a 20-year veteran of the animation and visual-effects industry, James cut his animation teeth in the 90’s on ‘The Lion King’, ‘Mulan’ and ‘Tarzan’ before entering the world of digital VFX on Sony’s ‘Spider-Man’ in 2002. Going on to create CG animation on films like ‘Snakes on a Plane’, ‘Riddick’ and ‘The Curious Case of Benjamin Button’, James also began directing live-action through his startup production company, Paper Tiger Films in Los Angeles. He’s also CG Animation Director on ’Shimmer and Shine’, at the Nickelodeon Animation Studio.
Design Room 10
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