News for Mar. 08, 2006

Three-Time Oscar Winner Joe Letteri of Weta Digital to Create Visual Effects for 'The Water Horse'

3/08/06, 6:55 pm EST - Xoanon

Joe Letteri LOS ANGELES, March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Weta Digital's Joe Letteri, who was a member of the Academy Awardİ-wining Weta Digital teams that created the visual effects for "King Kong," "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" and "The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers" will serve as the visual effects supervisor on the upcoming Walden Media, Beacon Pictures and Revolution Studios co-production "The Water Horse." Most recently Letteri, along with Weta Digital colleagues Brian Van't Hul, Christian Rivers and Richard Taylor, won the Oscarİ for Achievement in Visual Effects for the groundbreaking work on "King Kong" at the 78th Annual Academy Awards on March 5th. [More]