Matt Aitken

Matt Aitken

Visual Effects Supervisor

Matt has worked at Weta Digital since the early days of the company. He was Digital Models Supervisor on The Lord of the Rings trilogy, pre-production / R&D supervisor for "King Kong" and CG Supervisor for "Avatar".

Matt’s credit as a Visual Effects Supervisor includes Steven Spielberg’s "The Adventures of Tintin", Peter Jackson’s King Kong 360 3-D attraction at Universal Studios Hollywood, "The Lovely Bones", "District 9" (which won him a nomination for Best Visual Effects Oscar), "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey", "Iron Man 3" and "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug". He has since completed work on the third film, "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies" which made the Oscars' VFX Shortlist.