Mark Spatny's VFX

Mark Spatny graduated from the University of Southern California with a degree in set and lighting design. Since then, he has worked on over 400 episodes of television and 20 features films as a Visual Effects Supervisor and Producer., winning two Emmys along the way. His credits include THE PERIPHERAL, STATION 19, LETHAL WEAPON, DOCTOR WHO, HEROES, and Marvel’s RUNAWAYS. Most of these pictures were taken on his off days while traveling for work on TV and film productions.

He has served nine years on the Board of Governors of the Television Academy, and helped create the Visual Effects Society Awards, serving as Co-Chair for three years. In 2017, he was chosen by Secretary of Defense James Mattis to participate in the Joint Civilian Orientation Conference. Visit for more information and a complete credit list. To contact Mark directly, click the envelope icon above.

  1. Mark Spatny's VFX Showreel - January 2023

    Examples of work I have supervised for feature films and television shows including ' The Peripheral', 'Station 19', 'Lethal Weapon' 'Timeless', 'Pure Genius', 'Doctor Who', 'Touch', 'Heroes', 'Phantom', 'Gracepoint', and more. For more information about my work, a list of credits, or to contact me, please visit or follow me on Twitter @markspatny . Thank you, and enjoy this video.

  2. Standing Together - A Salute to Front Line Covid Doctors

    I worked with 30+ doctors from across the USA to create this tribute video dedicated to the front line medical workers in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic.

  3. Doctor Who: Behind The Scenes of 'Nightmare in Silver'

    Behind the scenes of the making of the hit British TV series, including an interview with Visual Effects Supervisor Mark Spatny.

  4. Pure_Genius_FYC

    FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION: This is the "Before & After" segment of the Pure Genius submission to the 2016 Visual Effects Society Awards.

  5. Gracepoint: Creating The Crime Scene Cliffs

    A behind-the-scenes video about creating the invisible effects for the FOX TV Series 'Gracepoint' starring David Tennant and Anna Gunn.

  6. Phantom Feature Film VFX Demo

    VFX demo compilation for the feature film 'Phantom', directed by Todd Robinson and staring Ed Harris, David Duchovny, and William Richtner. Visual Effects supervised by Mark Spatny. The work primarily features computer generated Cold War era Russian and American submarines.