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Ted Rae

Ted Rae is a USA born VFX Supervisor and Cinematographer originally from rural Michigan. With 35 yrs of hands-on experience in Motion Pictures, Television, and commercials, he is best known for his contributions to Beetlejuice (1988), Apocalypto (2006), The Passion of the Christ (2004), Game of Thrones (2016-2017). Ted is one of 108 people invited ... See full bio »


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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Apocalypto Visual Effects
The Passion of the Christ
The Passion of the Christ Visual Effects
Beetlejuice Visual Effects
Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones Visual Effects


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 2016-2017 Game of Thrones (TV Series) (additional visual effects supervisor - 17 episodes)
- The Dragon and the Wolf (2017) ... (additional visual effects supervisor)
- Beyond the Wall (2017) ... (additional visual effects supervisor)
- Eastwatch (2017) ... (additional visual effects supervisor)
- The Spoils of War (2017) ... (additional visual effects supervisor)
- The Queen's Justice (2017) ... (additional visual effects supervisor)
 2016/I La La Land (Matte Photography Supervisor)
 2016 Outsiders (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 7 episodes)
- All Hell (2016) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- It's Good to Be King (2016) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Decomp of a Stuck Pig (2016) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Weapons (2016) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Messengers (2016) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 2015 Tyrant (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 1 episode)
- A Viper in the Palace (2015) ... (visual effects supervisor: Fuse FX - uncredited)
 2014-2015 Stalker (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 18 episodes)
- Love Kills (2015) ... (visual effects supervisor: Fuse FX)
- Love Hurts (2015) ... (visual effects supervisor: Fuse FX)
- The Woods (2015) ... (visual effects supervisor: Fuse FX)
- Fun and Games (2015) ... (visual effects supervisor: Fuse FX)
- Salvation (2015) ... (visual effects supervisor: Fuse FX)
 2014-2015 Scorpion (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 14 episodes)
- Postcards from the Edge (2015) ... (visual effects supervisor: Fuse FX)
- Cliffhanger (2015) ... (visual effects supervisor: Fuse FX)
- Crossroads (2015) ... (visual effects supervisor: Fuse FX)
- Young Hearts Spark Fire (2015) ... (visual effects supervisor: Fuse FX)
- Going South (2015) ... (visual effects supervisor: Fuse FX)
 2010 The Tourist (visual effects supervisor)
 2006 Apocalypto (visual effects supervisor)
 2004 The Passion of the Christ (visual effects supervisor)
 2002 Superfire (TV Movie) (compositor: Foundation Imaging)
 1999 Any Given Sunday (on-set visual effects supervisor)
 1999 Idle Hands (visual effects supervisor)
 1999 Omega bûsuto (Video Game) (visual effects director: ZRO Limit Productions) / (visual effects director of photography: ZRO Limit Productions)
 1998 Ultraviolet (TV Mini-Series) (visual effects supervisor)
 1997-1998 You Wish (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 12 episodes)
- Bride and Prejudice (1998) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- The Bad Influence (1998) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Welcome to the Dollhouse (1998) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- All in the Family Room (1998) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Future Shock (1998) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 1997 Stargate SG-1 (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 3 episodes)
- The Broca Divide (1997) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Emancipation (1997) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Children of the Gods (1997) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 1997 Drive (visual effects director of photography)
 1996 Santa with Muscles (visual effects director of photography)
 1995-1996 Babylon 5 (TV Series) (on set visual effects supervisor - 22 episodes)
- Z'ha'dum (1996) ... (on set visual effects supervisor)
- Shadow Dancing (1996) ... (on set visual effects supervisor)
- And the Rock Cried Out, No Hiding Place (1996) ... (on set visual effects supervisor)
- Grey 17 Is Missing (1996) ... (on set visual effects supervisor)
- Walkabout (1996) ... (on set visual effects supervisor)
 1996 Lawnmower Man 2: Beyond Cyberspace (miniature matte painting: Title House Digital)
 1995 Josh Kirby... Time Warrior: Chapter 1, Planet of the Dino-Knights (Video) (visual effects supervisor)
 1994 Pontiac Moon (digital matte artist)
 1994 Guyver: Dark Hero (miniature photography)
 1993 Gettysburg (matte painter/compositor: forced perspective miniatures - uncredited)
 1993 Trouble Shooters: Trapped Beneath the Earth (TV Movie) (visual effects supervisor: miniatures unit)
 1992 Toys (matte plate photography - uncredited)
 1992 Cuentos de Borges (TV Series) (motion control - 1 episode)
- Death and the Compass (1992) ... (motion control)
 1992 Buffy the Vampire Slayer (visual effects - uncredited)
 1992 Still Not Quite Human (TV Movie) (visual effects supervisor)
 1992 Memoirs of an Invisible Man (matte plate photography - uncredited)
 1991 Bugsy (matte plate photography - uncredited)
 1991 The Resurrected (additional miniature) / (visual effects director of photography)
 1991 Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man (motion control visual effects)
 1991 The Guyver (visual effects director of photography)
 1989 Not Quite Human II (TV Movie) (visual effects)
 1989 A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child (stop-motion animation)
 1989 Food of the Gods II (visual effects)
 1988 Mystic Pizza (visual effects)
 1988 Beetlejuice (visual effects: snake sequence)
 1988 Remote Control (visual effects)
 1987 Jaws: The Revenge (motion control - uncredited)
 1986 The Aurora Encounter (effects camera assistant)
 1985 The Stuff (modelmaker: Effects Associates - uncredited)
 1984 Night of the Comet (visual effects)
 1984 The Terminator (stop motion terminator model: Fantasy II Film Effects - uncredited)
 1984 Best Defense (modelmaker: DQI - uncredited)
 1983 Strange Invaders (visual effects)
 1983 Jaws 3-D (stop motion animation - uncredited)
 1982 Slapstick of Another Kind (model maker: Private Stock Effects) / (stop motion assistant: Private Stock Effects)
 1981 Saturday the 14th (assistant cameraman: special visual effects - as Ted R. Rae)
 1981 Galaxy of Terror (animation cameraman - uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Ted R. Rae | Ted Richard Rae

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