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Geoff Heron is known for his work on Saving Private Ryan (1998), Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003) and Pearl Harbor (2001). See full bio »
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 2013/I Elysium (practical effects supervisor: Kerner Optical)
 2012 Big Miracle (practical effects supervisor: Kerner Optical)
 2010 The Last Airbender (practical effects supervisor: Kerner Optical)
 2010 Killers (pyro supervisor)
 2009 Avatar (practical effects supervisor: Kerner Optical - uncredited)
 2009 Terminator Salvation (practical effects supervisor: Kerner Optical)
 2008 Eagle Eye (model unit effects supervisor: Kerner Optical)
 2007 Evan Almighty (practical effects supervisor: Kerner Optical)
 2007 Transformers (miniature special effects supervisor: Kerner Optical)
 2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (model visual effects: Kerner Optical)
 2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (models and miniatures unit supervisor: ILM)
 2006 Poseidon (model stagehand: ILM)
 2006 Mission: Impossible III (practical effects supervisor: models, ILM - as Geoffrey Heron)
 2005 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (senior special effects technician: ILM)
 2005 Jarhead (practical effects supervisor)
 2005 The Island (practical effects supervisor: ILM - as Geoffrey Heron)
 2005 War of the Worlds (practical effects supervisor: ILM)
 2005 xXx: State of the Union (practical effects supervisor: ILM - as Geoffrey Heron)
 2004 Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (lead physical effects: ILM)
 2003 Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (practical effects supervisor: ILM)
 2003 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (stage/pyrotechnic supervisor: ILM)
 2003 Hulk (practical effects supervisor: ILM)
 2002 Minority Report (key pyro: ILM)
 2001 Planet of the Apes (key pyro: ILM)
 2001 Jurassic Park III (practical effects supervisor: ILM)
 2001 Pearl Harbor (practical effects supervisor: ILM)
 1999 Galaxy Quest (lead pyrotechnician: ILM)
 1999 Wild Wild West (practical effects supervisor: ILM)
 1999 The Mummy (pyro technician: ILM)
 1998 Snake Eyes (chief rigger and pyro technician: ILM)
 1998 Saving Private Ryan (lead effects technician: ILM)
 1998 Deep Impact (practical effects supervisor: ILM)
 1997 Starship Troopers (lead pyrotechnician: Industrial Light & Magic)
 1997 Men in Black (practical effects/pyro supervisor: saucer crash miniature and blue screen unit)
 1997 The Lost World: Jurassic Park (mechanical effects supervisor)
 1996 Daylight (practical effects supervisor: ILM)
 1995 Congo (stage technician: ILM)
 1994 Star Trek: Generations (effects rigger: miniature crash sequence, ILM)
 1993 Mrs. Doubtfire (stage technician)
 1993 The Meteor Man (stage technician)
 1991 Hook (stage department)
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Geoffrey Heron

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Graduated from Piedmont High School (Piedmont, CA).

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