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Michael P. Hamler

Michael Hamler was born in the Chicagoland area. He went to the University of Illinois and then went on to receive his Masters of Science in Computer Science at the University of California, Berkeley. His favorite foods include Chicago pizza, red velvet cake, and cornbread. He currently lives in southern California. See full bio »

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Megamind Miscellaneous Crew
Monsters vs. Aliens
Monsters vs. Aliens Visual Effects
Kung Fu Panda
Kung Fu Panda Visual Effects
Kung Fu Panda 2
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 2016 Trolls (visual effects: lead lighter)
 2014 Penguins of Madagascar (lead lighter)
 2014 How to Train Your Dragon 2 (lead lighter)
 2013 Turbo (lead lighter)
 2010 How to Train Your Dragon (lead lighter)
 2009 Monsters vs. Aliens (lead lighter - as Mike Hamler)
 2008 Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Furious Five (Video short) (lead lighter) / (lighting artist)
 2008 Kung Fu Panda (lead lighter)
 2006 Flushed Away (lighter - as Mike Hamler)
 2006 Over the Hedge (lighting technical director)
 2004 Shark Tale (assistant lighting technical director - as Mike Hamler)
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 2011 Puss in Boots (production tester)
 2011 Kung Fu Panda 2 (production tester)
 2010 Megamind (production tester)

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Mike Hamler


5' 11" (1.8 m)

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