Chad Cole

Chad Cole


Starting with more of a background in music, Chad played guitar in hard rock bands back in the early nineties around Hollywood on the Sunset Strip. That transitioned into a job as an offline/music editor in for Discovery networks. In 2000 he began doing linear onlines at Modern Videofilm working on scripted sitcoms and dramas. Moving on to non-linear platforms in 2002, he began to work on the Avid Symphony, Avid DS, Quantel IQ, and now Autodesk Flame doing final conform and clean-up visual effects. While working on NBC’s Chuck, Chad developed a fast workflow for beauty work removing wrinkles and acne. That transitioned into more vfx work on Hart of Dixie, The Leftovers, Witches of East End, The Goodwin Games, How I met Your Mother, Chasing Life and the feature Life Partners.  His 3D work includes the feature Avatar and an episode of Chuck conforming and creating 3D stock shots from 2D elements.

Credit Highlights:


  • Avatar
  • Borat
  • My Life in Ruins
  • The Brothers Bloom
  • Smokin Aces 2
  • Bag of Bones
  • Life Partners


  • Pretty Little Liars
  • Malcolm in the Middle
  • Baywatch Hawaii
  • Dawson’s Creek
  • Friends
  • Smallville
  • Son of the Beach
  • Desperate Housewives
  • American Family
  • Everybody Loves Raymond
  • Battlestar Gallactica
  • The O.C.
  • Jericho
  • Chuck
  • How I Met Your Mother
  • Shark
  • Sons of Anarchy
  • Hart of Dixie
  • Chasing Life
  • The Cult
  • Witches of East End
  • The Goodwin Games
  • The Leftovers
  • Scorpion
  • Fresh off the Boat