MAGPIE ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY IS JEFFREY MUELLER
Magpie Entertainment Company Ltd & Magpie Film Studio Ltd is creating a reputation for creative and technical excellence, and the consistent completion of projects on time and within budget.
Space Balls the Animated Series & Zigby the Zebra animated series brought Jeffrey Mueller on board as a freelance Storyboard Artist, Revisionist, Concept & Environment Artist. From 2011-2014 Jeffrey has gone onto shows such as television animated series Pound Puppies, Action Dad, Wild Animal Babies, and Ever After High.
It is now 2015 and Jeffrey Mueller had a busy 2014 year with having his animation series pilot that Jeffrey Wrote, Produced and Directed, screened at major Canadian Film Festivals and is currently pitching to major television networks and studios for 2015. As Jeffrey was finalizing his animated pilot for the film festivals, Jeffrey also was working on different size productions in many different departments as i.a.t.s.e. hall calls came in; Jeffrey's skills and very unique talents were called upon as the VFX/Animation /Lighting Technician personnel on Dreamworks' Broadway Stage Production, Shrek the Musical where Jeffrey was responsible for all setup of, animatronics and lighting effects for the stage production; shortly there after Jeffrey was once again called and hired on the motion picture titled; POMPEII that was in theaters Feb., 2014; Jeffrey was responsible for all duties of the Rigging Department and green screen duties as per each union call. Once his duties ended on this film, Jeffrey moved onto shows such as Covert Affairs, Reign, Lucky 7 and Warehouse 13. These are just a couple Stage shows, Feature Films & TV Series that Jeffrey has worked on as an Animator, Crane/Jib Op., Dolly Grip, Key Grip, Lighting Op, Rigger, Production Designer, plus being a Audio/Video Technician, Camera Op, & Lighting Technician for Rock Shows and Theater Stage Productions. Jeffrey Mueller has taken the necessary training and has received certifications as an operator of all Elevating Platforms, Scissor Lifts, Arial Booms, along with the certification in Fall Protection.
Jeffrey Mueller's other accomplishments included the 2010 OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES in Vancouver, BC where Jeffrey worked as the Video Board Engineer and was responsible for all broadcasting system operations, building of the control room and operating the systems for the Figure Skating and Short Track Speed Skate Sprints to live broadcast world wide. This included the Opening & Closing Ceremonies making the event a large success.
Jeffrey Mueller has built the foundation for a career in the Entertainment Industry by 1995 receiving Honors from the National Institute of Broadcasting, later on graduating from Fine Art & Animation College. Through Internships and Co-op programs gave Jeffrey the opportunity to study & work along side Industry Leaders. This was also followed by working on many i.a.t.s.e productions as an AV Technician, Camera Op, Lighting Op & Key Grip, Second Grip, Dolly Grip; learning about Green Screen setups, Lighting & Visual Effects and much more. Jeffrey has well rounded out his skills & experiences for his career vision.
Magpie Entertainment Company Ltd. and Magpie Film Studio Ltd. was formed in 2005 in Vancouver, BC, becoming the vehicles to bring all Jeffrey Mueller's dreams into a reality providing many animation, stage/theater and motion picture production services to major studios globally.