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Born to Finnish parents, Lawrence and Helga Radar, Scott spent his formative years in Stokholm, Sweden. His father, a traditional central European ice fisherman, promised that he would work as hard as needed to give him a better life. Dismayed by Scottie's apparent lack of interest in pursuing ice fishing as a career, Lawrence's hopes for his sons... See full bio »


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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 6 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Titanic Visual Effects
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
Independence Day
Independence Day Visual Effects
Spider-Man 2
Spider-Man 2 Visual Effects


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 2014-2017 Chicago P.D. (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 73 episodes)
- Episode #4.22 (2017) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Sanctuary (2017) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- You Wish (2017) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Don't Read the News (2017) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Don't Bury This Case (2017) ... (visual effects supervisor)
  Chicago Med (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 28 episodes, 2015 - 2017) (vfx supervisor - 2 episodes, 2016 - 2017)
- Mirror Mirror (2017) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Graveyard Shift (2017) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Heart Matters (2017) ... (vfx supervisor)
- Uncharted Territory (2017) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Free Will (2016) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 2012-2017 Chicago Fire (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 101 episodes)
- Some Make It, Some Don't (2017) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- One Hundred (2016) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Lift Each Other (2016) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- That Day (2016) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- I Held Her Hand (2016) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 2013-2016 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 22 episodes)
- Heightened Emotions (2016) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Making a Rapist (2016) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Terrorized (2016) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Heartfelt Passages (2016) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Assaulting Reality (2016) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 2012/II The Bay (senior inferno artist: Hydraulx)
 2011 Green Lantern (senior inferno artist: Hydraulx)
 2011 X: First Class (senior Inferno artist)
 2011 Battle Los Angeles (senior inferno artist: Hydraulx)
 2011 Take Shelter (compositor: [hy*drau"lx])
 2010 Gulliver's Travels (senior inferno artist: Hydraulx)
 2010 Skyline (senior inferno artist: Hydraulx)
 2010 Knight and Day (visual effects: Hydraulx)
 2009/I 2012 (senior inferno artist: Hydraulx)
 2009 Aliens in the Attic (senior inferno artist: Hydraulx)
 2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine (senior inferno artist: Hydraulx)
 2008 Bedtime Stories (inferno/flame compositor: Hydraulx)
 2008 Wanted (senior inferno artist: Hydraulx)
 2008 The Incredible Hulk (senior inferno artist: Hydraulx)
 2008 Princess (TV Movie) (compositing supervisor)
 2006 Black Snake Moan (digital effects supervisor - as Scott Radar)
 2006 Apocalypto (digital effects artist: Radium)
 2006 The Holiday (visual effects supervisor: Radium Inc.)
 2005 Æon Flux (visual effects supervisor: Radium)
 2005 Are We There Yet? (compositor: Radium)
 2004 Catwoman (visual effects supervisor: Radium)
 2004 Spider-Man 2 (visual effects supervisor: Radium)
 2003 Something's Gotta Give (visual effects supervisor: Radium)
 2003 The Pentagon Papers (TV Movie) (digital artist)
 2003 Missy Elliott: Pass That Dutch (Video short) (visual effects)
 1997 Titanic (key compositor: Digital Domain)
 1997 The Fifth Element (digital artist)
 1996 Star Trek: First Contact (digital visual effects supervisor: POP)
 1996 Independence Day (digital compositor: POP)
 1995 Star Trek: Voyager (TV Series) (visual effects compositing editor - 1 episode)
- Caretaker (1995) ... (visual effects compositing editor - uncredited)
 1993 Journey to the Center of the Earth (TV Movie) (effects compositor)
 1993 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (TV Series) (visual effects compositor)

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Alternate Names:

Scott Radar


5' 11" (1.8 m)

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By night he is a visual effects compositor. Weekends, he occasionally partakes in western jamborees as a rodeo clown.

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