Secret Agent Astronaut
John Decker has over 20 years of experience in the visual effects industry, spanning feature films, television, commercials and video games.
John’s recent credits include the acclaimed genre show "Marvel's Agents of SHIELD", where he helped develop the groundbreaking digital transformation of Professor Andrew Garner (Blair Underwood) into the violent Inhuman Lash, and the hideous reveal of the immortal alien Hive from inside the decomposing body of the deceased Agent Grant Ward. He also supervised the development of an animal army that turn against humanity in the CBS summer show "Zoo", including a runaway elephant and a swarm of thousands of rats.
John began his visual effects career in 1994 at Dream Quest Images, before moving to Sony Pictures Imageworks where he worked on GODZILLA and the Academy Award® nominated STARSHIP TROOPERS. He later moved to R!OT Pictures where he contributed his artistic skills to BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER, ANGEL, THE X-FILES and SMALLVILLE. Additional work includes designing the look of a battered and beaten robotic adversary for Will Smith in I,ROBOT. His video game credits include multiple titles of the MEDAL OF HONOR franchise, and the classic RTS Command & Conquer.
John graduated from California State University, Long Beach with a Bachelor of Arts in Radio, Television and Film. He recently completed a certificate course from UCLA in Business and Management of Entertainment. He is a board manager of the Visual Effects Society and the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.