The company has won a handful of Academy Awards and has worked on most of the biggest productions Hollywood's ever seen, with the likes of Avengers: Endgame, Godzilla vs. Kong, James Cameron's Avatar franchise, and virtually every movie in the DC Extended Universe — and that's just beginning to scratch the surface.
Most recently, upwards of 200 of the company's employees worked on the second season of Netflix's The Umbrella Academy, on shots involving the show's two most labor-intensive VFX characters — Pogo and AJ Carmichael, the talking goldfish. Leading the way for Weta on Umbrella Academy were visual effects supervisor Chris White, art director Gino Acevedo, and animation supervisor Aidan Martin.
Earlier this month, we hopped on a Zoom call with the three to chat all things Umbrella Academy, from transforming Pogo into Baby Pogo to the cigarette-smoking Carmichael.
Read the full interview on comicbook