Crash McCreery

Exhibiting | Presenting | Demo Area


“Crash” McCreery has worked in the entertainment business for the past 35 years and has designed for some of the most prestigious films in the industry. He spent the first 11 years of his career working for Make Up Effects legend Stan Winston as one of his studio’s lead artists. He then continued as a freelance creature designer in 2001. His character designs can be seen in such films as the Jurassic Park series, the "Pirates of the Caribbean" series, "Edward Scissorhands", "Terminator 2", "Ghost Rider", "The Relic" and many more. He has designed for numerous high profile directors such as Steven Spielberg, James Cameron, Tim Burton, Gore Verbinski and M. Night Shyamalan. He acted as Gore Verbinski’s Production Designer on the live action film, "The Lone Ranger", as well as the animated feature, "Rango", which earned Crash an Animation Award for best character design and helped Verbinski garner his first Academy Award for Best Animated Film. He’s currently working at Universal’s “Dark Universe” as lead designer.