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BIOGRAPHY

Kevin Pike, an industry professional for 44 years, started his career on “JAWS,” in 1974. After training through the rigors of Television in the studio system, he quickly rose to the top of his field as a Special Effects Supervisor in all mediums.

 

 

 

 

 

 

He was considered for Oscar nomination and received a BAFTA nomination as Special Effects Supervisor of "Back to the Future.” For AMPAS, he has served as a member of the Visual Effects Branch Executive Committee and has served on the Sci-Tech Committee, Foreign Language and Animation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kevin received an Emmy (1994-95) for Outstanding Individual Achievement in Special Visual Effects for "Earth 2” for Amblin Entertainment. As a member of ATAS since 1995,

Kevin has continuously contributed his services on the Executive Committee. Kevin was, for his second term, unanimously voted in as a Governor for the Special Visual Effects Peer Group.

 

Kevin joined the Directors' Guild of America in 1985. He began directing commercials and received a Clio nomination, the Houston International Silver Award and an International Monitor Award nomination. He has also directed Second Unit Television along with Music Videos, Industrials, Documentaries, Title and Miniature sequences. He earned a Clio for the Best Special Effects (2000) on a commercial for Michael Bay.

 

Additionally, he is a member of the Screen Actors Guild, the Visual Effects Society and BAFTA.

 

Since 2009, he serves the industry as a Talent Agent with his Filmtrix Agency representing Writers Producers, Directors and the Below the Line craft persons. He now works as a Writer’s Consultant, helping writers get their scripts ready to be pitched.

"I started out

as a busboy."

 

KEVIN PIKE'S RESUME

MAJOR FEATURE CREDITS:

 

 

 


 FANTASTIC FOUR ~ Special Effects Pyrotechnic Supervisor - Additional Photog.

 

 ASK THE DUST ~ Special Effects Supervisor - Additional Photog.

 

 FEAST ~ Special Effects Supervisor

 

 MOJAVE ~ Special Effects Pyrotechnic Foreman

 

 THE SCORPION KING ~ Propmaker

 

 JURASSIC PARK III ~ Special Effects Pyrotechnic Foreman

 

 THE AFFAIR OF THE NECKLACE ~ Special Effects Supervisor - Preproduction

 

 SCREAM 3 ~ Special Effects Pyrotechnician

 

 THE FLINTSTONES: VIVA ROCK VEGAS ~ Special Effects

 

 FIGHT CLUB ~ Special Effects Set Foreman

 

 STAR TREK: INSURRECTION ~ Visual Effects Pyrotechnician

 

 REACH THE ROCK ~ Special Effects Supervisor

 

 EYE FOR AN EYE ~ Special Effects Supervisor

 

 THE PUPPET MASTERS ~ Special Effects Set foreman

 

 ED WOOD ~ Special Effects Supervisor

 

 THE FLINTSTONES ~ Custom Props

 

 JURASSIC PARK ~ Custom Props

 

 BEETHOVEN ~ Special Effects Consultant

 

 HOOK ~ Custom Props

 

 WEEKEND AT BERNIES ~ Special Make-up Effects

 

 THE PUNISHER ~ Special Effects Supervisor - Title Sequence

 

 LITTLE MONSTERS ~ Special Effects Consultant

 

 HEATHERS ~ Special Effects Supervisor - 2nd Unit

 

 EVERYBODY’S ALL-AMERICAN ~ Feature ~ Special Effects Supervisor ~ Football Unit

 

 LA BAMBA ~ Special Effects Supervisor

 

 MOONWALKER ~ Special Effects Supervisor

 

 THE TROUBLE WITH SPIES ~ Custom Props

 

 BACK TO THE FUTURE ~ Special Effects Supervisor

 

 WARNING SIGN ~ Special Effects Supervisor

 

 MRS. SOFFEL ~ Special Effects Supervisor - Pittsburgh

 

 CREATOR ~ Special Effects Foreman

 

 CITY LIMITS ~ Special Effects Supervisor

 

 INDIANA JONES & THE TEMPLE OF DOOM ~ Special Effects Supervisor - USA

 

 THE LAST STARFIGHTER ~ Special Effects Supervisor

 

 TWILIGHT ZONE: THE MOVIE ~ Special Effects Supervisor ~ Spielberg

 

 CRACKING UP ~ Special Effects

 

 GROWING PAINS ~ Special Effects Supervisor

 

 SUBURBIA ~ Special Effects Supervisor

 

 RETURN OF THE JEDI ~ Special Effects Foreman

 

 STAR TREK: THE WRATH OF KHAN ~ Custom Props

 

 PARTNERS ~ Special Effects Supervisor

 

 ALL NIGHT LONG ~ Special Effects

 

 BUSTIN’ LOOSE ~ Special Effects

 

 HEARTBEEPS ~ Special Effects Foreman / Robotics Controller

 

 THE INCREDIBLE SHRINKING WOMAN ~ Special Effects

 

 XANADU ~ Special Effects

 

 THE BLUES BROTHERS ~ Special Effects

 

 ALTERED STATES ~ Special Effects

 

 TIME AFTER TIME ~ Custom Props

 

 WHEN TIME RAN OUT ~ Special Effects

 

 THE INLAWS ~ Special Effects

 

 LOVE AT FIRST BITE ~ Special Effects

 

 THE FRISCO KID ~ Special Effects

 

 1941 ~ Custom Props

 

 AVALANCHE EXPRESS ~ Special Effects ~ Miniatures

 

 STAR TREK: THE MOVIE ~ Custom Props

 

 JAWS II ~ Special Effects Foreman

 

 HEROES ~ Special Effects

 

 THE CAR ~ Special Effects

 

 AIRPORT ’77 ~ Special Effects

 

 GRAY LADY DOWN ~ Special Effects

 

 CAR WASH ~ Special Effects

 

 CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND ~ Special Effects

 

 GABLE AND LOMBARD ~ Propmaker

 

 W.C. FIELDS AND ME ~ Propmaker

 

 SWASHBUCKLERS ~ Propmaker

 

 WON TON TON: THE DOG WHO SAVED HOLLYWOOD ~ Custom Props

 

 BLACK SUNDAY ~ Custom Props

 

 THE BIG BUS ~ Custom Props

 

 ISLANDS IN THE STREAM ~ Custom Props

 

 JAWS ~ Special Effects ~ Propmaker ~ Local Hire

 

 

Return of the Jedi - Special Location Effects with Kevin Pike

Kevin Pike visits the empty lot that used to be FILMTRIX

Kevin Pike interview with

 DeLorean de Victor Deguérande

 

Kevin Pike interview about the opening scene in BTTF

 

 

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