Ryan Woodward has been in the film and animation and gaming industry under various roles such as animator, storyboard artist, concept artist, writing and directing for 23 years. He began his career in 1995 as an efx animator on the films Space Jam, Quest for Camelot, The Iron Giant and Osmosis Jones for Warner Bro’s Animation.
In 2002 he transitioned his career to storyboards and contributed to the films, Spider-Man 2 and 3, Cowboys and Aliens, Where the Wild things Are, Iron Man 2, Snow White and the Huntsman, Thor 2, Captain America 2 and The Avengers etc. Some of Ryan’s passion projects include the short film Thought of You , and the animated graphic novel app, Bottom of the Ninth .
Ryan taught students for 10 years at BYU as an associate professor of animation. While at Riot Games, he released, Zed – Deathmark , a solo-effort, 2d animated short film and continues to develop future projects for Riot. Ryan continues to develop his own IP’s and enjoys giving animation related lectures around the world.