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Compelling visual effects and animation

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Birth of Jellyfish Pictures

The Birth of Jellyfish Pictures

Jellyfish Pictures officially launches with a team of three artists and one producer

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First Soho Home

New studio opens in Poland Street, Soho

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We're number one

First long form TV series completed on the Story of One with Monty Python’s Terry Jones

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Fight for Life Wins Big

First BAFTA, Visual Effects Society and Royal Television Society wins for ground-breaking work on BBC show Fight for Life

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Moving to Margaret Street

Move to Margaret Street office in Noho, Oxford Circus, expanding to a team of 45 people

Planet Dinosaur

A mammoth project

Planet Dinosaur is brought in-house with Jellyfish Pictures completing entire work on the full CG epic BBC primetime show, boosting the studio to 80 people strong

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Awards for our Shorts

British Independent Film Award nominations for ground-breaking work on Kibwe Tavare's Jonah and Shynola’s Dr Easy

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Launch of Jellyfish Animation

New studio in Brixton opens and we launch our dedicated long-form episodic animation department with Universal Kids pre-school show Floogals, bringing the studio capacity up to 120

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Taking it home

Jellyfish Pictures pick up first Emmy in the Outstanding Art Direction and Graphic Design category for Your Inner Fish

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The force is with us

Collaborate with director Gareth Edwards on post viz and final shots, completing over 600 shots in total, for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

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Return to the Jedi

Completed over 150 shots, including compositing, 3D, 2D and effects work for Star Wars: The Last Jedi

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Dennis & Gnasher in the building

Catapult Beano classic Dennis the Menace in to the 21st century, starting work on the first CG iteration for modern day audiences with Dennis & Gnasher: Unleashed

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Living in a Virtual World

Jellyfish Pictures opens Europe’s first wholly virtual VFX and animation studio at The Oval, South London, with our first 'virtually' produced project Bitz and Bob, bringing the number of people at Jellyfish up to 200

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Back in a Galaxy Far Far Away

Our third outing in the Star Wars franchise, completing 150 shots on Solo: A Star Wars Story

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Getting Original

Jellyfish Originals launched at KidScreen 2018, announcing first IP in development, Stan & Gran

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Jellyfish Creative Bloom

Launch of our in-house creative programme Creative Bloom, inviting staff to present their original ideas for a brand new children's TV show to join Jellyfish Originals' growing development slate

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Breaking Boundaries

We break through the boundaries of London, opening our newest virtual studio in Sheffield

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New heights

In December 2019, Jellyfish Pictures expanded to a brand new, state of the art studio seating over 150 artists in the heart of Brixton, South London, bolstering Jellyfish Pictures' capacity to over 300 people

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Completely Remote

Jellyfish Pictures migrates to a complete virtual set up, adding new countries and continents to our talent base


Inside the Perfect Predator

RTS Craft & Design Award Winner




New York Festivals Winner

Gold World Medal Best Visual Effects


Dragons Den

New York Festival Winner

Bronze World Medal Special Effects for a Promotional Spot


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PROMAX BDA Europe Winner

Silver Award for Best Animation



BIFA Nomination

Best Effects


Can You Live Forever

News & Doc Emmy Nomination

Outstanding Art Direction and Graphic Design


Inside the Perfect Predator

VES Awards Nomination

Outstanding Visual Effects in a Broadcast Miniseries, Movie or Special


America the Story of Us

VES Awards Nomination

Outstanding Visual Effects in a Broadcast Miniseries, Movie or Special


City Season Promo

PROMAX BDA Europe Nomination

Gold Award for Best News & Current Affairs



RTS Craft & Design Award Nomination

Best Digital Effects


Dragons: A Fantasy Made Real

VES Awards Nomination

Outstanding Visual Effects in a Broadcast Miniseries, Movie or Special


Dragons: A Fantasy Made Real

Primetime Emmy Nomination

Outstanding Special Visual Effects in a Mini Series

Thank you and your amazing team for another outstanding job on a Star Wars film. So glad we could continue the partnership on The Last Jedi - and I couldn’t be prouder of the work. Congratulations.

Janet Lewin, VP Visual Effects, Lucas Film Ltd

The craftsmanship at Jellyfish Pictures is second to none - but what excites me is that they engage with the material on an emotional level: they have a clear understanding that the work they do is not just technical, but also an incredibly important and powerful part of the story-telling

Simon Duric, Co-Creator and Writer, The Innocents

Jellyfish Pictures were our secret weapon. They were right on the frontline with us in post, always going the extra mile. Their artistry and incredibly efficient approach to VFX allowed me to constantly experiment and find new cinematic approaches to any shot.

Gareth Edwards, Director, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Jellyfish Pictures have done an outstanding job and came up trumps in helping to make Dennis and Gnasher: Unleashed the most popular kids show on UK television in its first week.

Emma Scott, CEO, Beano Studios

I can’t thank you enough for the fine work you have done - it’s some game changing stuff. The scenes play beautifully and retain what I always hoped - like we caught something on camera rather than created it. I can’t tell you how much I appreciate that level of support and investment on your part. You guys were admirable in your level of professionalism

Rupert Wyatt, Director and Co-Writer, Captive State