Laurie is an American visual effects artist for film, working on the main digital characters for movies like Paddington, Guardians of the Galaxy and Gravity. She is the Head of Rigging at Framestore, one of the largest visual effects companies in the world. She has been living in London since 2003.
In 2010 Laurie was recognized for her work on Dobby in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 by the Visual Effects Society for Outstanding Animated Character in a Live Action Feature Motion Picture. She graduated in 2001 from Full Sail University in Orlando Florida, where she was inducted into their Hall of Fame in 2011.
Laurie is currently working on Warner Brothers’ Jungle Book, Marvel’s Avengers and knitting a blanket for her new nephew, Sawyer.
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