Space Force Visual Effects by Weta Digital
Space Force is an American comedy web television series created by Greg Daniels and Steve Carell, starring Carell, John Malkovich, Ben Schwartz, Diana Silvers and Tawny Newsome. The series premiered on Netflix on May 29, 2020.
Once Marcus was ready for motion we called Weta Digital Lead Animator Craig Young to the MoCap stage. For his contributions Craig earned his first ever performance credit – well done Craig!
Weta Digital, As with any character creation, reference material is a good place to start. Greg Daniels, the creator of Space Force, provided great footage of himself going ape for Marcus the chimpanzee. Watch SpaceForce now on Netflix.
Weta Digital, Marcus is a regular chimp with an average IQ. Now he’s an astronaut – good luck Marcus! Watch him in Space Force, out now on Netflix.
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Space Force Credits:
VFX SUPERVISOR: Chris White
ANIMATION SUPERVISOR: Aidan Martin
VFX PRODUCER: Libby Hazel
Source: Weta Digital