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Jim McVay is known for his work on Enchanted (2007), Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006) and Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015). See full bio »

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Known For

Enchanted Visual Effects
Avengers: Age of Ultron
Avengers: Age of Ultron Visual Effects
Ted Visual Effects


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 2016 Last Exit (Short) (compositor) (completed)
 2016 Doctor Strange (lead lighter)
 2016 Allegiant (lead lighter)
 2015 Avengers: Age of Ultron (senior lighter)
 2014 Night at the Museum 3 (senior lighter)
 2014 The Maze Runner (lighting artist)
 2014 The Giver (senior lighter)
 2013 After Earth (lighting technical director)
 2012 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 (visual effects artist)
 2012 Ted (cg lighting artist: Tippett Studio - as James L. McVay)
 2012/I Mirror Mirror (lighter: Tippett Studios)
 2011 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 (visual effects artist)
 2011 The Smurfs (lighting technical director)
 2011 Season of the Witch (lighting technical director)
 2010 Piranha 3D (lighting technical director)
 2010 Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore (lighting technical director)
 2010 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (lighting technical director)
 2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine (lighting technical director)
 2008 Beverly Hills Chihuahua (lighting technical director)
 2008 The Spiderwick Chronicles (lighting technical director)
 2007 Enchanted (compositor) / (effects technical director) / (lighting technical director)
 2006 Charlotte's Web (lighting technical director)
 2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (digital compositor)
 2005 The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl 3-D (lighting technical director)
 2004 Catwoman (compositor: Tippett Studio)
 2004 The Stepford Wives (digital compositor - uncredited)
 2004 Starship Troopers 2: Hero of the Federation (Video) (digital compositor)
 2004 Hellboy (compositing supervisor: Tippett Studio)
 2003 The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (digital compositor: Tippett Studio)
 2002 Men in Black II (visual effects co-supervisor: Tippett Studio)
 2001 Evolution (compositing supervisor: Tippet Studio)
 2000 Hollow Man (digital compositor sequence lead: Tippett Studio)
 2000 Mission to Mars (compositing supervisor: Tippett Studio)
 1999 Komodo (compositing supervisor: Tippett Studio)
 1999 The Haunting (digital compositor sequence lead: Tippett Studio)
 1999 My Favorite Martian (digital compositor: Tippett Studio)
 1998 Practical Magic (digital compositor: Tippett Studio - uncredited)
 1997 Starship Troopers (digital compositor: Tippett Studio)
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Alternate Names:

James L. McVay

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