Michael came to ILM with twenty years of experience including supervising animation on two VFX Academy Award nominated films The Revenant at MPC, and most recently Star Wars: The Last Jedi with ILM. He has worked in multiple studios with various styles of animation; from full CG animated features at DreamWorks to photo-real VFX at Sony Imageworks and MPC. Michael’s earlier work on both Amazing Spider-Man films at Sony Imageworks earned him an Annie Award nomination. At MPC he supervised work on a photo-real Arnold Schwarzenegger on Terminator Genisys, and a number of other features including Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales and Ghost in the Shell while being promoted to Head of Animation at MPC and overseeing multiple projects. After rejoining ILM in 2016, Beaulieu supervised animation on Star Wars: The Last Jedi and is currently supervising Terminator: Dark Fate.