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Known For

Total Recall
Total Recall Visual Effects
The A-Team
The A-Team Visual Effects
Oz the Great and Powerful
Oz the Great and Powerful Visual Effects
Batman & Robin
Batman & Robin Visual Effects


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 2012-2015 Hell on Wheels (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 34 episodes)
- Chinatown (2015) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Further West (2014) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Thirteen Steps (2014) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Bleeding Kansas (2014) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Return to Hell (2014) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 2014 Mutant World (visual effects supervisor)
 2014 Fargo (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 1 episode)
- The Crocodile's Dilemma (2014) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 2013 Oz the Great and Powerful (visual effects supervisor: second unit)
 2010 The A-Team (additional visual effects plate supervisor)
 2010 Blood Done Sign My Name (visual effects supervisor)
 2009 The Pink Panther 2 (visual effects supervisor)
 2007 In the Valley of Elah (visual effects supervisor)
 2007 Bridge to Terabithia (visual effects supervisor)
 2006 Seraphim Falls (visual effects supervisor)
 2005 Herbie Fully Loaded (visual effects supervisor: second unit)
 2005 Cursed (2D visual effects supervisor)
 2004 The Last Shot (visual effects supervisor)
 2003 Scary Movie 3 (additional visual effects supervisor)
 2003 Under the Tuscan Sun (visual effects supervisor)
 2003 George of the Jungle 2 (Video) (visual effects supervisor)
 2002 Scooby-Doo (visual effects supervisor)
 2000 FreakyLinks (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor)
 1998-2000 Sliders (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 40 episodes)
- The Seer (2000) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Eye of the Storm (2000) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Dust (2000) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- To Catch a Slider (1999) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Heavy Metal (1999) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 2000 The Extreme Adventures of Super Dave (Video) (visual effects supervisor: The Post Group's Digital Film Group - as William 'Bill' Kent)
 1999 The Sky's on Fire (TV Movie) (visual effects supervisor)
 1997 Titanic (visual effects supervisor: Hollywood Digital - uncredited)
 1997 Batman & Robin (motion control operator)
 1997 The Fifth Element (visual effects supervisor: Hollywood Digital - uncredited)
 1997 Dante's Peak (visual effects supervisor: Hollywood Digital - uncredited)
 1996 Pandora's Clock (TV Mini-Series) (visual effects supervisor - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1996) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.1 (1996) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 1996 Special Effects: Anything Can Happen (Short documentary) (motion control operator: King Kong)
 1996 Independence Day (motion control operator - uncredited)
 1996 Tornado! (TV Movie) (visual effects supervisor)
 1996 Broken Arrow (visual effects supervisor: MetroLight Studios - uncredited)
 1995 Under Siege 2: Dark Territory (digital effects supervisor - as William H. Kent)
 1995 Mortal Kombat (visual effects supervisor: main titles, MetroLight Studios)
 1995 Batman Forever (visual effects supervisor: MetroLight Studios - uncredited)
 1995 The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes (TV Movie) (visual effects supervisor)
 1994 The Journey Inside (Documentary) (color imaging supervisor)
 1994 Viper (TV Movie) (visual effects supervisor)
 1993 Blink (color imaging supervisor: MetroLight Studios)
 1993 Rookie of the Year (color imaging supervisor: MetroLight Studios)
 1993 Hot Shots! Part Deux (color imaging supervisor: MetroLight Studios)
 1990 Total Recall (motion control operator)
 1988 War and Remembrance (TV Mini-Series) (motion control operator - 4 episodes)
- Part 5 (1988) ... (motion control operator)
- Part 4 (1988) ... (motion control operator)
- Part 2 (1988) ... (motion control operator)
- Part I (1988) ... (motion control operator)
 1988 War of the Worlds (TV Series) (motion control operator)
 1985 Amazing Stories (TV Series) (digital artist)
 1983 V (TV Mini-Series) (motion control operator - uncredited)
 1982 High Fidelity (Short) (animation compositing camera)
 1982 TRON (animation compositing camera - uncredited)
 1982 Blade Runner (camera operator: special photographic effects - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

1981 - 2001 worked on over 50 commercials in various aspects including VFX Supervisor, Motion Control Operator and Digital Artist. Partial commercial credit list includes: BMW, Toyota, Chevy, Dodge, IBM, Levi's (Cleo Award), British Petroleum, Mobil, Goodyear, Atari, Milk, Burger King, Doritos, 7-Up, Panasonic, Sears, DHL, ... See more »

Alternate Names:

William 'Bill' Kent | William H. Kent | William Kent

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