Five DNEG shows featured in Cinefex ‘TV-special’ issue

In-depth coverage of DNEG's VFX work on Altered Carbon S2, Devs, Star Trek: Picard, The Boys and Westworld S3

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Get ready for a DNEG takeover of Cinefex! The June issue will focus on the best TV VFX of recent months and five of the six shows covered in the magazine feature the work of our amazing TV VFX team.

Read Cinefex 171, coming out mid-June, to learn about the VFX of Altered Carbon S2, Devs, Star Trek: Picard, The Boys and Westworld S3. Here’s a quick overview of  DNEG’s VFX work on each show – make sure to read Cinefex for the full story!

‘Altered Carbon’ Season 2
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Following the success of  the first season of ‘Altered Carbon’, Netflix’s fantastic cyberpunk series returned for a second season in February 2020. As the lead VFX vendor, DNEG worked on all 8 episodes of Season 2. Read more here.


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‘Devs’ is DNEG’s third collaboration with Writer / Director Alex Garland – we’ve previously had the pleasure of working with him on the award-winning ‘Ex Machina’ and the mind-bending ‘Annihilation’. DNEG’s TV VFX crew worked on 268 shots over all 8 episodes of the series. Read more here.


‘Star Trek: Picard’
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DNEG is familiar with the Star Trek franchise, having previously worked on ‘Star Trek: Beyond‘, ‘Star Trek: Discovery‘ Season 2 and ‘Star Trek: Short Treks‘ Season 2. Released in early 2020, ‘Star Trek: Picard‘ revisits now-retired Admiral Jean-Luc Picard as he comes out of retirement to embark on another mission. DNEG’s VFX work can be seen in all ten episodes of the series. Read more here.


‘The Boys’
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‘The Boys’ is Amazon’s anti-superhero drama series based on the comic book of the same name by Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson. DNEG was a key VFX partner on the show and delivered an array of VFX work across the series. Read more here.


‘Westworld’ Season 3
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After working on the famous mechanical bulls shot in ‘Westworld’ Season 2, DNEG worked on all 8 episodes of ‘Westworld’ Season 3, with significant robotic contributions to episodes 2, 5 and 6. Read more here.


We’re delighted to collaborate once again with Cinefex and excited for the June issue to come out! More information here.

Find out more about DNEG’s TV VFX work here, watch our latest TV reel and get a behind-the-scene look with our breakdown reels.




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