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Liam Russell

Senior Animator , Framestore

Liam Russell

After graduating from University, Liam joined Framestore in 2007 as an animation intern, initially starting his career in TV animating creatures for ITV's 'Primeval' series. He then moved over to Film and joined the crew on 'The Tale of Despereaux' and then 'Where the Wild Things are' which cemented him into the film VFX animation team.
Liam has worked on many high profile films over the last few years including, 'Avatar', 'The Chronicles of Narnia', 'Guardians of the Galaxy', 'Paddington' and 'Harry Potter'. He was the lead animator on the McLaren cartoon series 'Tooned' and has worked on several projects in the Framestore Commercials department.
In 2010 he joined the 'Gravity' animation team as one of the Lead animators and since then has been Lead animator on several other shows, including 'Pan', 'Geostorm' and most recently 'Junglebook: Origins' which he is currently working on.

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