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 Lead Storyboard, Concept & Environment Artist. In 2011-2012 Jeffrey has gone onto shows such as television animated series Pound Puppies & Martha Speaks and provided Animation/VFX and green screen set ups for the TV series Warehouse 13 currently airing on Show Case.
Today, Jeffrey Mueller is currently developing 5 of his own animated TV series and currently finished completing a pilot that Jeffrey Wrote, Produced, and Directed. At the same time working on different size productions by starting the year 2013 off right; Jeffrey's unique talents were needed as the VFX/Animation personnel for Dreamworks Stage Production, Shrek the Musical where Jeffrey was responsible for all animatronics and lighting effects for the stage production, shortly there after Jeffrey was hired on the big budget motion picture POMPEII due out in theaters Feb., 2014, where Jeffrey was responsible for all VFX/Rigging and green screen set ups for all stunt and action scenes that were shot for the motion picture as per shot list daily. Once wrapped on this film, Jeffrey moved onto shows such as Covert Affairs and Lucky 7. 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 Ontario & Vancouver rock shows and theater stage productions. Also September 2013 of this year Jeffrey Mueller has received certification in operating of all Scissor Lifts and Arial Booms, along with certification in Fall Protection.
Jeffrey Mueller's other large 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 with Honors from The National Institute of Broadcasting & Sheridan Art College. Working on Disney & Warner Bros productions as a Background & Layout Artist on a Scholarship program gave Jeffrey the opportunity to study & work with Industry Leaders. This, followed by a mentorship with an award winning DOP as a Camera Op, Lighting Op & Grip; learning about Green Screen set ups, Lighting & Visual Effects, along with a bit of Acting and Voice work for radio and television. Jeffrey has well rounded out his skills & experiences.
Magpie Entertainment Company Ltd. and Magpie Film Studio Ltd. was formed in 2005, becoming the vehicles to bring all Jeffrey Mueller's dreams into a reality providing many animation and motion picture production services to studios globally.