Visual Effects Supervisor
Kevin VanHook is a Film-Maker and Comic Book Creator born in Indianapolis, Indiana.
As a Writer/Director, he has made seven feature films; including the popular Slayer and Death Row horror movies. As a Film Roman and Starz Executive Vice President, he had a hand in producing and oversaw various television series and contributed Visual Effects to such films as I, Robot and Daredevil. On the animation side, Kevin was actively involved in all internal projects, including The Happy Elf and Tripping the Rift. Independently, he has created VFX for many films including Olympus Has Fallen, and I Am Number Four and TV Series ranging from Vampire Diaries to Law & Order and Rizzoli & Isles.
He recently completed work on Liam Neeson's Honest Thief to be released in Fall, 2020 and Supervised Visual Effects for the Netflix Original, POWER starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Jamie Foxx.
Kevin is currently in talks to create a new comics project based on one of his past creations and is writing two original Television Pilots.
As a Comic Book Writer and Artist, he is best known for co-creating BLOODSHOT for Valiant Comics with Don Perlin and Bob Layton. The premiere issue sold nearly one million copies and continued to be a top-selling title.
Bloodshot was released as a major motion picture from Sony in March, 2020 starring Vin Diesel.
Kevin also wrote and drew THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW movie adaptation for Caliber Press as well as over a hundred other comic books for Valiant Comics from X-O Manowar to SOLAR, MAN OF THE ATOM. He wrote the FLASH GORDON Sunday Comic Strip for King Features for two years and joined DC Comics to create SUPERMAN and BATMAN vs VAMPIRES and WEREWOLVES as well as ORACLE: THE CURE, RED TORNADO: Family Reunion and LOBO for Weird Worlds.