Andrew Watkins is a creative problem solver and immersive experience producer focused on the convergence of storytelling and technology. Currently based in Los Angeles as a Producer, Virtual Production for Industrial Light & Magic, Watkins supports the local and global operations of the StageCraft LED Volumes and their utilization by productions of all sizes to create a production experience unparalleled in media today.

Watkins also provides production supervision for ILM’s US based facial performance capture services, Medusa and Anyma. Optimizing the use of technology to tell engaging stories and inspire audiences is what drives him to lead and manage groups on the cutting edge.

Prior to joining ILM in 2020, Watkins utilized the skills developed from working in and around media, technology, and visual effects as an Associate Producer at Walt Disney Imagineering, and brought experiences like the newly opened Web Slingers: A Spider-Man Adventure and Avengers Campus as well as Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: Breakout! to Disney California Adventure Park for guests to enjoy.