Riot/New York has added Christopher "Pink" Bonnstetter as the company's new CG Supervisor, the studio announced today. Pink will be responsible for expanding the New York CG/visual effects operations of the company.
Pink began his entertainment industry career at Boss Films, where he contributed primarily to feature films, including SPECIES, AIRFORCE ONE, and THE FANTASTICKS. After Boss, Pink's successful "permalance" career included stints at Asylum, Believe, Hydraulx and Money Shots, working on such well-known projects as X-MEN, BLACK HAWK DOWN, MINORITY REPORT and MASTER AND COMMANDER, which received an Academy Award nomination for Best Visual Effects. His most recent credits include ALIEN VRS. PREDATOR 2, FANTASTIC FOUR: RISE OF THE SILVER SURFER, and THE INVASION. His commercial credits include spots for Ford, Nintendo, Boeing, Chevy and Coke and he has worked on music videos for such artists as Outkast, Metallica, The Offspring and Dave Matthews Band.