Portrait of Russell Dodgson

Russell Dodgson

Creative Director & VFX Supervisor

Two-time BAFTA winner Russell Dodgson joined Framestore in 2009, and has since worked across a wide range of  high-profile film, episodic and advertising projects.

Russell has led three seasons of His Dark Materials, the ambitious HBO/BBC adaptation of Philip Pullman’s beloved series of books. As the show’s overall VFX Supervisor he worked closely with the cast and crew as a key creative collaborator, bringing film-quality VFX to this immersive episodic production. 

A Creative Director within Framestore’s episodic department, Russell is pivotal to the development of large-scale, long-form projects for leading at-home entertainment brands. His credits include work on the James Bond and Harry Potter franchises, Black Mirror and National Geographic’s visually-stunning MARS.

His Dark Materials Bear
His Dark Materials Season 1
actress cristin milioti as nanette cole wearing a uss callister space dress looking up while up against a wall
Black Mirror: USS Callister
actor daniel radcliffe holding dobby the house elf in his arms while looking at him
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2