Jabbar Raisani & Eddie Yang
Jabbar Raisani is an LA-based director & Emmy-winning visual effects supervisor who is proud to be making his feature film directorial debut with ALIEN OUTPOST. Prior to taking the helm as director, Raisani played pivotal roles as Visual Effects Supervisor on GAME OF THRONES (Emmy win), FRIGHT NIGHT, PREDATORS and Robert Rodriguez's MACHETE. Jabbar's credits also include such blockbusters as IRON MAN, INDIANA JONES, FANTASTIC FOUR and SUPERMAN RETURNS.
Eddie Yang has been working in the film industry for over 25 years, creating characters for such films as: R.I.P.D, IRON MAN, AVENGERS, THE AMAZING SPIDERMAN and more.
Eddie started his career as a sculptor/designer for Academy Award winning make-up effects artist Rick Baker in 1987. During that time, Eddie worked on dozens of projects including: MEN IN BLACK 1& 2, THE NUTTY PROFESSOR, THE GRINCH, PLANET OF THE APES and MIGHTY JOE YOUNG to name a few.
In 2003, after a 16-year career with Rick Baker, Eddie started working with Stan Winston, creating VFX for films such as SKY CAPTAIN WORLD OF TOMORROW, FANTASTIC FOUR and EIGHT BELOW, AVATAR, IRON MAN and INDIANA JONES 4.
Eddie started the Eddie Yang Studio in 2007 designing creatures, specialty costumes, and production art for several feature films including DARK KNIGHT RISES, MAN OF STEEL, ROBOCOP. In 2013, he teamed up with Steve Wang to create Alliance Studio and became production designer on the soon to be released feature film ALIEN OUTPOST, directed by Jabbar Raisani.