Industrial Light & Magic opens TV division just in time for Disneys new Star Wars show
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Industrial Light & Magic, the company that invented modern cinematic visual effects with its work on the original Star Wars trilogy, is embracing television with a new division it is naming ILM TV. According to a press release, the new groups focus will be on episodic and streaming television series, and it already has two projects lined up: the second season of Syfys Krypton, and Jon Favreaus upcoming live-action Star Wars series The Mandalorian.
We are seeing a real convergence in our creative approach used on films and in our immersive entertainment division ILMxLAB, ILM head Rob Bredow said in a press release, and now were proud to be able to offer these ILM innovations in a way thats suitable for streaming and television…