Brendan Body

Brendan Body

Lead Character Animator / 22 yrs

United Kingdom

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Character Animator

Gods of Egypt (2015)

Senior Animator

Mune: Guardian of the Moon (2015)

Senior Animtaor

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)

Pacific Rim (2013)

Animator

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (2013)

Character Animator

The Amazing Spiderman (2012)

The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)

John Carter (2012)

Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole (2010)

Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008)

Animator

The Dark Knight (2008)

The Tale of Despereaux (2008)

Animator

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)

Lead Character Animator

Happy Feet (2006)

Animator

Dragons: A Fantasy Made Real (2005)

Animator

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)

Animator

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)

Animator

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)

Character Animator (Unknown Episodes)

Dinotopia (2002)

Work History
  • Principal Animator

    Jumpship

    January 2021 - Present
  • Creature Animation Instructor

    iAnimate

    September 2018 - March 2021

    Ran a workshop on animating flight and fantasy creatures

  • Programme Director, Animation Lecturer & Researcher

    DJCAD

    June 2015 - January 2021
    United Kingdom
  • Animator

    Iloura

    December 2014 - May 2015
    Melbourne, Australia
  • Senior Animator

    Wētā FX

    August 2014 - December 2014
    Wellington, New Zealand
  • Senior Animator

    Mikros Image

    July 2013 - May 2014
  • Senior Animator

    Sony Pictures Imageworks

    January 2013 - July 2013
  • Senior Animator

    Industrial Light & Magic

    June 2012 - December 2012
  • Senior Animator

    Sony Pictures Imageworks

    October 2011 - June 2012
  • Senior Animator

    Double Negative

    November 2010 - September 2011
  • Lead Animator

    Animal Logic

    February 2010 - November 2010
  • Senior Animator

    Animal Logic

    January 2009 - February 2010
  • Senior Animator

    Framestore

    April 2008 - September 2008
  • Senior Animator

    Double Negative

    March 2007 - March 2008
  • Senior Animator

    Framestore

    February 2007 - March 2007
  • Lead Animator

    Animal Logic

    October 2005 - October 2006
  • Animator

    Framestore

    August 2000 - September 2005
Education
  • The University of Dundee

    1996 - 2000