John Knoll

Visual Effects | Actor | Miscellaneous Crew
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KNOWN FOR 
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) | Avatar (2009) | Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Oscar. Another 14 wins & 55 nominations More »
BORN 
Oct 6, 1962 (age 55)

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Past Film & Video (39 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Stories: The Making of 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'The Stories: The Making of 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' (Video) Himself - Executive Producer / VFX Supervisor, Special Thanks  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Rogue OneRogue One Executive Producer, Visual Effects Supervisor, Writer (story by)  Less 2016 $200MM $532MM / $1.06B
  • Primary photo for Jurassic WorldJurassic World The Filmmakers Gratefully Thank  Less 2015 $150MM $652MM / $1.67B
  • Primary photo for TomorrowlandTomorrowland Visual Effects Supervisor  Less 2015 $190MM $93MM / $209MM
  • Primary photo for Pacific RimPacific Rim Visual Effects Supervisor  Less 2013 $190MM $102MM / $411MM
  • Primary photo for Mission: Impossible - Ghost ProtocolMission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol Visual Effects Supervisor (ILM)  Less 2011 $145MM $209MM / $695MM
  • Primary photo for HugoHugo Visual Effects Supervisor (ILM)  Less 2011 $150MM $74MM / $116MM
  • Primary photo for Super 8Super 8 Digital Artist (ILM)  Less 2011 $50MM $127MM / $260MM
  • Primary photo for RangoRango Visual Effects Supervisor  Less 2011 $135MM $123MM / $246MM
  • Primary photo for AvatarAvatar Visual Effects Supervisor (ILM)  Less 2009 $237MM $761MM / $2.79B
  • Primary photo for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood PrinceHarry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Digital Artist (ILM)  Less 2009 $250MM $302MM / $934MM
  • Primary photo for Confessions of a ShopaholicConfessions of a Shopaholic Visual Effects Supervisor  Less 2009 $44MM / $108MM
  • Primary photo for Speed RacerSpeed Racer Visual Effects Supervisor (ILM)  Less 2008 $120MM $44MM / $94MM
  • Primary photo for 5-25-775-25-77 Visual Effects Consultant  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's EndPirates of the Caribbean: At World's End Visual Effects Supervisor  Less 2007 $300MM $309MM / $963MM
  • Primary photo for Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's ChestPirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest Visual Effects Supervisor  Less 2006 $225MM $423MM / $1.07B
  • Primary photo for FractalusFractalus (Short) Designer (special space ship and planet FX)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3DMagnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D (Short) Visual Effects Supervisor (Apollo 15 landing sequence)  Less 2005 $34MM / —
  • Primary photo for Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the SithStar Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Fire Ship Pilot (uncredited), Visual Effects Supervisor  Less 2005 $113MM $380MM / $849MM
  • Primary photo for Hollywood, It's a Dog's LifeHollywood, It's a Dog's Life Special Effects  Less 2004 $1.1MM
  • Primary photo for Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black PearlPirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl Visual Effects Supervisor (ILM)  Less 2003 $140MM $305MM / $654MM
  • Primary photo for Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the ClonesStar Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones Visual Effects Supervisor  Less 2002 $115MM $311MM / $649MM
  • Primary photo for Mission to MarsMission to Mars Visual Effects Supervisor  Less 2000 $100MM $61MM / $111MM
  • Primary photo for Deep Blue SeaDeep Blue Sea Visual Effects Supervisor (ILM)  Less 1999 $60MM $74MM / $165MM
  • Primary photo for Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom MenaceStar Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Lt. Rya Kirsch - Bravo 4 / Flag Bearer (uncredited), Visual Effects Supervisor  Less 1999 $115MM $475MM / $1.03B
  • Primary photo for First ContactFirst Contact Special Visual Effects, Visual Effects Supervisor  Less 1996 $45MM $92MM / $150MM
  • Primary photo for Mission: ImpossibleMission: Impossible Passenger on Train in Tunnel (uncredited), Visual Effects Supervisor  Less 1996 $80MM $181MM / $458MM
  • Primary photo for Star Trek: GenerationsStar Trek: Generations Visual Effects Supervisor (ILM)  Less 1994 $35MM $76MM / $120MM
  • Primary photo for Baby's Day OutBaby's Day Out Visual Effects Supervisor (ILM)  Less 1994 $50MM $17MM / $27MM
  • Primary photo for HookHook Post Photography Supervisor  Less 1991 $70MM $120MM / $301MM
  • Primary photo for Hudson HawkHudson Hawk Visual Effects Supervisor (ILM)  Less 1991 $65MM $17MM / —
  • Primary photo for Spaced InvadersSpaced Invaders Visual Effects Supervisor  Less 1990 $3MM $15MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Hunt for Red OctoberThe Hunt for Red October Associate Effects Supervisor (ILM)  Less 1990 $30MM $122MM / $201MM
  • Primary photo for The AbyssThe Abyss Computer Graphics Designer  Less 1989 $70MM $54MM / $90MM
  • Primary photo for WillowWillow Animation Camera Operator (ILM)  Less 1988 $35MM $57MM / —
  • Primary photo for InnerspaceInnerspace Animation Camera Operator (ILM)  Less 1987 $27MM $26MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Golden ChildThe Golden Child Animation Camera Operator (ILM)  Less 1986 $25MM $80MM / —
  • Primary photo for Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the JediStar Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi Visual Effects Supervisor (version: special)  Less 1983 $32MM $309MM / $573MM
  • Primary photo for Star Wars: Episode IV - A New HopeStar Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope Visual Effects Supervisor (ILM) (version: 1997 special)  Less 1977 $11MM $323MM / $775MM
Past Television (2 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Star Trek: Deep Space NineStar Trek: Deep Space Nine (TV Series) Computer Animation ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
    • Explorers (May 8, 1995) Computer Animation (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Star Trek: The Next GenerationStar Trek: The Next Generation (TV Series) Enterprise Warp Effects Artist (ILM) ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 1
    • Encounter at Farpoint (Sep 26, 1987) Enterprise Warp Effects Artist (ILM) (uncredited)  Less
Self (23 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for TroldspejletTroldspejlet (TV Series) Himself - Visual Effects Supervisor ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995
Other (2 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
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