I am so pleased and proud of my cousin, George Kuruvilla, whom the family knows as Amit. He has been nominated for his role as Digital Artist in the movie ‘Deepwater Horizon’ and additionally for his role as Lead Artist in the movie ‘Warcraft’. Both are in the Individual Achievement,Animated Effects in a Live Action Production Category. The winners will be announced at the 44th Annual Annie Awards in Los Angeles, California on Feb 4th, 2017.
Deepwater Horizon: A dramatization of the April 20th, 2010 disaster when the offshore drilling rig, Deepwater Horizon, exploded and created the worst oil spill in U.S. history. It features Mark Wahlberg and Kurt Russel and is inspired by a true story of real life heroes.
Warcraft: It is based on the video game and portrays the initial encounters between humans and orcs, with a number of locations established in the video game series. The film grossed $433 million worldwide and is the highest-grossing video game adaptation of all time.
pic: Amit and me at his Wedding reception in London in Dec 2015. So awesome to have a cool cousin!