28 DAVE School Graduates worked on Nominated Projects for the 73rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards

The 73rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards nominees were announced on July 13, 2021, and 28 of DAVE School’s own are nominated in 5 different projects. Lovecraft Country, The Boys, The Falcon, and the Winter Soldier, The Mandalorian, and WandaVision were all nominated for Outstanding Special Visual Effects In A Season Or A Movie. 

There were 10 graduates who worked on Lovecraft Country, 4 graduates who worked on The Boys, 11 graduates who worked on The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, 6 graduates who worked on The Mandalorian, and 5 graduates who worked on WandaVision.

The graduates who worked on each project are:

Lovecraft Country - Tanner Bartlett, Paul Song, Jasper M. Baltzersen, Christopher Cheng, Bryan Haines, Tyler Usie, Duncan Key, Jeremy Peacock, Erika Chlupsa, and Shawn Lopez.

The Boys - Dana Passarella, Jimi Clark, Ian Farrelly, and Francesca Milde.

The Falcon and the Winter Soldier - Tanner Bartlett, Duncan Key, Jeremy Peacock, Chris Cheng, Joshua Young, Bryan Haines, Erika Chlupsa, Paul Song, Tyler Barnas, Tyler Usie, and Ryan McConnell.

The Mandalorian - Brian N. Bentley, Alex Heffner, Seth Lickiss, Yael Majors, David Crane, and Christopher Montesano.

WandaVision - Brandon J. Pak, Joseph Coto, Rachael T. Chiarella, Josh Clark, and Francesca Milde. 

The Emmy Awards are chosen by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and honor the best in U.S. primetime television programming. As a result of the pandemic, this year's nominees are primarily shows and movies that debuted on streaming platforms. The 73rd Annual Emmy Awards will be telecasted on CBS and Paramount Plus streaming service on September 19, 2021.

About The DAVE School

The DAVE School was founded on June 8, 2000 by two Industry executives looking to create #CareerReady artists with a practical animation school. Today, The DAVE School offers specialized training in Visual Effects and Game Production with extensive practice under industry level supervision.

Located on the backlot of Universal Studios Florida®, The DAVE School has an 18,000 square foot facility that includes learning and interactive labs, a dedicated Virtual and Real-Time production stage, a Vicon motion capture system, 3D printing and VR/AR labs and secure student access 7 days a week.

The DAVE School is an academic unit of NUC University (NUC), which is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000) www.msche.org. NUC’s NUC University – IBC Technical Division (NUC-IBC), Florida Technical College (FTC), and The Digital Animation & Visual Effects School (The DAVE School) are included in this accreditation. The MSCHE is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).