Richard Baneham is an Academy Award and BAFTA winner for Best Visual Effects for his work on Avatar. He has also won awards for his work as an Animation Supervisor on Lord of the Rings; The Two Towers and The Return of the King.
Richie hails from a traditional Animation background. He made the transition to CG while working on The Iron Giant, one of Richie’s favorite projects. His other credits include; The Chronicles of Narnia; The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe and Cats and Dogs. He recently completed work on Alita: Battle Angel and is currently VFX Supervisor and Co-Producer on the up-and-coming Avatar sequels.