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Shane Cooper (II)

Shane Cooper is known for I, Robot (2004), Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011) and Jumper (2008). See full bio »

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I, Robot Visual Effects
Jumper Visual Effects


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 2017 Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (senior r&d engineer)
 2017 War for the Planet of the Apes (senior r&d engineer)
 2017 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (senior r&d engineer)
 2016 Spectral (senior r&d engineer)
 2016 Pete's Dragon (senior r&d engineer)
 2016 Independence Day: Resurgence (senior r&d engineer)
 2016 The BFG (senior r&d engineer)
 2016 The Jungle Book (senior r&d engineer)
 2016 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (senior r&d engineer)
 2016 Hunt for the Wilderpeople (senior r&d engineer - uncredited)
 2016 Deadpool (senior r&d engineer)
 2015 Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip (senior r&d engineer)
 2015/I Krampus (senior r&d engineer)
 2015 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (senior r&d engineer)
 2015 Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (senior r&d engineer) / (senior software engineer)
 2015 Fantastic Four (senior r&d engineer)
 2015 Furious 7 (senior r&d engineer) / (senior software engineer)
 2014 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (senior r&d engineer) / (senior software developer)
 2014 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (senior r&d engineer) / (senior software developer)
 2013 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (senior r&d engineer) / (senior software developer)
 2013 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (senior r&d engineer) / (senior software developer)
 2013 The Wolverine (senior software developer)
 2013 Man of Steel (senior software developer - uncredited)
 2013 Iron Man 3 (senior software developer - uncredited)
 2012 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (senior software developer: WETA Digital)
 2012 Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (senior software developer)
 2012/I Prometheus (software developer - uncredited)
 2012 The Avengers (senior software developer)
 2011 The Adventures of Tintin (senior software developer)
 2011 Rise of the Planet of the Apes (senior software developer: Weta Digital)
 2011 X-Men: First Class (senior software developer)
 2010 Gulliver's Travels (senior software developer)
 2010 The Warrior's Way (senior software developer)
 2010 Griff the Invisible (senior software developer)
 2010 Predators (visual effects software developer)
 2010 King Kong 360 3-D (Video short) (software developer)
 2010 Knight and Day (senior software developer)
 2010 The A-Team (senior software developer)
 2009 Avatar (senior software developer & engineer: Weta Digital)
 2009 The Lovely Bones (code team: Weta Digital) / (senior software developer)
 2009 District 9 (visual effects - uncredited)
 2008 The Day the Earth Stood Still (senior software developer)
 2008 The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (senior software developer)
 2008 Jumper (visual effects software engineer)
 2007 The Water Horse (visual effects software engineer)
 2007 Enchanted (visual effects software engineer)
 2007 30 Days of Night (senior software developer) / (visual effects software engineer)
 2007 Heavenly Sword (Video Game) (software developer)
 2007 Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer (Video Game) (visual effects software engineer)
 2007 Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer (software developer) / (visual effects software engineer)
 2007 Bridge to Terabithia (software developer) / (visual effects software engineer)
 2006 Night at the Museum (senior software developer)
 2006 Eragon (visual effects software engineer)
 2006 X-Men: The Last Stand (digital effects artist: Weta Digital)
 2005 King Kong (software engineer)
 2004 I, Robot (visual effects software engineer)
 2004 Van Helsing (visual effects software developer)
 2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (software developer: Weta Digital)
 2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2D software developer: Weta Digital)
 2001 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2D software developer: Weta Digital)
 1994 Junior (software engineer)

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