Morley joins expanding Bournemouth-based facility off the back of supervising visual effects on Avengers: Infinity War for Cinesite
Outpost VFX has hired Andrew Morley, a visual effects supervisor known for films such for Avengers: Infinity War and Fantastic Beasts And Where to Find Them, as its new head of visual effects.
Outpost said the ‘marquee hire’ was a real statement of intent for the facility, which is based in Bournemouth.
Morley joins on September 24th, and will work with all artists at Outpost VFX’s 80-seat facility.
Outpost VFX founder and CEO Duncan McWilliam said: “Andy has excelled in supervising a multitude of high-end blockbusters and will bring his extensive experience to bear in our studio as we expand further and take a larger share of ever more exciting visual effects projects.”
Morley said: “Outpost VFX is the definition of a genuinely fresh creative studio, where artists and clients are all storytellers under the same roof.”
He joins Outpost as the studio gears up for expansion, increasing capacity to 120 seats.
Outpost VFX is currently in production on film, broadcast and commercials projects, including Curfew (Tiger Aspect Productions), Three Seconds (The Fyzz Facility) and an upcoming HBO drama.
Outpost VFX’s recent projects include Jack Ryan, Final Score, 22 July and Widows.