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Willie Botha

Willie Botha was born on April 1, 1962 in Pretoria, South Africa. He is known for his work on The Expendables 2 (2012), The Grey Zone (2001) and The Black Dahlia (2006). See full bio »

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Known For

The Expendables 2
The Expendables 2 Art Department
The Grey Zone
The Grey Zone Special Effects
The Black Dahlia
The Black Dahlia Special Effects
Octopus Special Effects


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 2008 Starship Troopers 3: Marauder (animatronic fabrication supervisor)
 2008 The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (TV Series) (puppet fabrication - 1 episode)
- The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (2008) ... (puppet fabrication - uncredited)
 2007 Primeval (mechanical effects supervisor)
 2006 Wicked Little Things (special effects supervisor)
 2006 The Contract (special effects supervisor)
 2006 The Black Dahlia (special effects supervisor: Bulgaria)
 2006 The Black Hole (TV Movie) (special effects supervisor)
 2006 Mercenary for Justice (Video) (special effects supervisor)
 2006 Undisputed 2: Last Man Standing (special effects coordinator)
 2005 The Russian Specialist (special effects supervisor)
 2005 SharkMan (TV Movie) (special effects supervisor)
 2005 Submerged (Video) (special effects supervisor)
 2005 Mansquito (TV Movie) (special effects supervisor)
 2005 Nature Unleashed: Volcano (Video) (special effects supervisor)
 2005 Raging Sharks (Video) (special effects coordinator)
 2004 Control (special effects supervisor)
 2004 Unstoppable (special effects supervisor)
 2004 Nature Unleashed: Avalanche (Video) (special effects supervisor)
 2004 Air Strike (Video) (special effects supervisor)
 2004 Alien Lockdown (TV Movie) (special effects supervisor)
 2003 Shark Zone (Video) (special effects supervisor)
 2003 Air Marshal (special effects supervisor)
 2003 Out for a Kill (Video) (special effects supervisor)
 2003 Alien Hunter (special effects supervisor)
 2003 In Hell (special effects supervisor)
 2003 Disaster (miniature effects supervisor) / (special effects supervisor)
 2003 Death Train (Video) (special effects supervisor: effects props fabrications)
 2003 Rats (special effects supervisor)
 2003 Marines (Video) (special effects supervisor)
 2003 Submarines (Video) (special effects supervisor)
 2002 Shark Attack 3: Megalodon (Video) (special effects supervisor)
 2002 Frogmen Operation Stormbringer (special effects supervisor)
 2002 Derailed (miniature effects supervisor)
 2002 Hard Cash (special effects supervisor)
 2002 Panic (head moddel builder)
 2001 The Order (effects supervisor: Bulgaria)
 2001 Octopus 2: River of Fear (effects supervisor)
 2001 The Grey Zone (model maker) / (special effects coordinator)
 2001 U.S. Seals II (Video) (special effects supervisor)
 2001 Spiders II: Breeding Ground (effects supervisor)
 2000 Shark Attack 2 (Video) (animatronic shark fabricator: Bulgaria) / (special effects supervisor: Bulgaria)
 2000 Octopus (Video) (effects supervisor) / (puppet designer)
 1998 Sweepers (model builder)
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