I recently had the honor of interviewing the incredible Oscar-Winning Director Peter Ramsey. We talked a lot about his Faceplant feature in MillionStories.com. During the interview, we discussed his personal faceplant and life after he bounced back from bad to recovery.
We also talked a little bit about what it was like for him back in the day when it came to working in this industry. Catch his episode on Faceplant at Millionstories.com. View my full Faceplant Interview with Peter Ramsey in the video below!
Faceplant Interview with Peter Ramsey – Million Stories
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About Peter Ramsey
Peter Ramsey most recently directed with Bob Persichetti and Rodney Rothman Sony Pictures Animation’s Academy Award®-winning feature film “Spider-Man™: Into the Spider-Verse.” Previously, he directed DreamWorks Animation’s 2012 feature film “Rise of the Guardians.” He also helmed the Halloween TV special, “Monsters vs. Aliens: Mutant Pumpkins from Outer Space” as well as served as a story artist on several of DreamWorks Animation’s feature films.
Prior to joining DreamWorks, he worked as a storyboard artist on a notable number of live action feature films, including “Backdraft,” “Boyz n the Hood,” “Bram Stoker’s Dracula,” “Minority Report,” “Cast Away,” “Independence Day,” “Being John Malkovich,” “Fight Club” and “Hulk,” among many others. Ramsey’s directing skills were honed early, as second unit director on live action feature films including “Godzilla,” “Tank Girl,” “Higher Learning,” and “Poetic Justice.” A lifelong resident of Los Angeles, California, Ramsey grew up in the Crenshaw area, and graduated from Palisades High School before attending UCLA.