Kent Houston was born on September 7, 1951 in New Zealand as Kent Frederick Bailey Houston. He is known for his work on Vertical Limit (2000), The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988) and Casino Royale (2006). See full bio »

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Known For

Vertical Limit Visual Effects
Casino Royale Visual Effects
12 Monkeys Visual Effects


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 2021 The Colour Room (visual effects supervisor) (post-production)
 2021 Precious Hair & Beauty (Short) (visual effects supervisor)
 2020 The Bike Thief (VFX producer: Peerless Digital Imaging)
 2018 Hunter Killer (visual effects consultant)
 2018 The Alienist (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 10 episodes)
- Castle in the Sky (2018) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Requiem (2018) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Psychopathia Sexualis (2018) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Many Sainted Men (2018) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Ascension (2018) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 2017 Crooked House (visual effects supervisor)
 2017/I The Foreigner (visual effects consultant)
 2017 The White Princess (TV Mini Series) (visual effects supervisor - 8 episodes)
- Old Curses (2017) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Two Kings (2017) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- English Blood on English Soil (2017) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Traitors (2017) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Burgundy (2017) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 2016 In Plain Sight (TV Mini Series) (visual effects - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2016) ... (visual effects)
- Episode #1.2 (2016) ... (visual effects)
- Episode #1.1 (2016) ... (visual effects)
 2016 Ben-Hur (additional visual effects supervisor)
 2015/I The Lovers (visual effects consultant: Peerless Camera Company)
 2014 Da Vinci's Demons (TV Series) (additional effects supervisor - 3 episodes)
- The Enemies of Man (2014) ... (additional effects supervisor: Peerless)
- The Fall from Heaven (2014) ... (additional effects supervisor: Peerless)
- The Sun and the Moon (2014) ... (additional effects supervisor: Peerless)
 2013 Judas Ghost (visual effects consultant)
 2011 Top Boy (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 1 episode)
- Killing No Murder ... (visual effects supervisor)
 2011 My Week with Marilyn (visual effects consultant: Peerless Camera Company)
 2011 Green Lantern (visual effects supervisor)
 2010 Edge of Darkness (visual effects supervisor)
 2009 The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (visual effects consultant: Peerless Camera Company)
 2009/I The International (visual effects consultant)
 2009 Push (visual effects supervisor)
 2007 The Golden Compass (visual effects consultant: Peerless Camera Company)
 2006 Casino Royale (visual effects consultant: Peerless)
 2006 Half Light (visual effects consultant: Peerless Camera Company)
 2005 The Legend of Zorro (visual effects supervisor)
 2005 The World's Fastest Indian (visual effects supervisor)
 2005 The Brothers Grimm (visual effects supervisor)
 2005 Racing Stripes (visual effects supervisor)
 2003 Beyond Borders (visual effects supervisor)
 2000 Vertical Limit (visual effects supervisor)
 2000 Nuremberg (TV Mini Series) (digital effects supervisor - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2000) ... (digital effects supervisor)
- Episode #1.1 (2000) ... (digital effects supervisor)
 1999 Angela's Ashes (visual effects supervisor: Peerless Camera Company, London)
 1999 Titus (visual effects supervisor)
 1999 Running Free (visual effects supervisor)
 1999 The Darkest Light (visual effects supervisor)
 1999 Ravenous (digital effects supervisor)
 1998 Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (visual effects supervisor)
 1998/I The Man in the Iron Mask (visual effects supervisor)
 1998 Fallen (visual effects supervisor)
 1997 The Edge (visual effects supervisor)
 1997 The Butcher Boy (visual effects supervisor)
 1997 Fierce Creatures (optical effects consultant)
 1996 Surviving Picasso (optical effects technician)
 1996 The Portrait of a Lady (visual effects supervisor: Peerless Camera Co.)
 1996 Some Mother's Son (visual effects - uncredited)
 1996 Mary Reilly (visual effects supervisor)
 1996 Loch Ness (visual effects supervisor)
 1996 White Squall (visual effects supervisor - uncredited)
 1995 12 Monkeys (visual effects supervisor: Peerless Camera)
 1994 The Madness of King George (visual effects - uncredited)
 1994 Burnt by the Sun (visual effects)
 1993 In the Name of the Father (visual effects)
 1993 Arizona Dream (visual effects supervisor)
 1992 The Muppet Christmas Carol (visual effects)
 1992 1492: Conquest of Paradise (visual effects supervisor)
 1992 Howards End (optical effects - uncredited)
 1991 The Fisher King (visual effects - uncredited)
 1989 Erik the Viking (optical effects supervisor)
 1988 The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (optical effects supervisor: Peerless Camera Co. Ltd.)
 1987 The Princess Bride (matte supervisor)
 1985 Legend (visual effects - uncredited)
 1985 Brazil (opticals effects)
 1983 The Meaning of Life (optical effects)
 1981 Time Bandits (optical effects)
 1979 Monty Python's Life of Brian (optical effects: Peerless Camera Co.)
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