JEE YOUNG PARK
She joined Industrial Light & Magic in 2013. Prior to joining ILM, she contributed VFX animations in movies such as Avatar, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, Maleficent, and others. Recently, she was the lead animator on Avengers: Infinity War and also was the lead animator on human characters (Grand Moff Tarkin and Princess Leia) in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, for which she was among the nominees in the 15th Annual VES Awards for Outstanding Animated Performance in a Photoreal Feature. In addition, she received a nomination in the 44th Annual Annie Awards for Outstanding Character Animation in a Live Action Production for her animation contributions to Warcraft.
She studied at the California Institute of The Arts where she received her BFA in Character Animation in 2002. She started as a traditional animator at July Films, in Burbank, CA, where she worked on a feature animated film called My Little World. Afterwards, she joined Wild Brain, in San Francisco, CA, where she got her first experience working with 3D animation on a multitude of projects that opened the door to join the VFX industry.