12 > John Rosengrant

One of the perks of working in the effects industry may be the ability to contribute to iconic film characters, and John Rosengrant has contributed to many. The creature and makeup effects supervisor has worked on the iconic T-800 and T-100 characters in The Terminator films, the alien queen from Aliens, the T-Rex’s and velociraptors of the Jurassic Park series, the suits in the Iron Man films, the Na’vi and mechanical craft of Avatar, and the robots for Real Steel, for which he received a visual effects Oscar nomination.


[1] John Rosengrant sits in the cockpit of an Amp Suit constructed by Legacy Effects for Avatar.

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