29 January 2014
The BBC primetime fantasy drama was re-commissioned for a second series, after only four episodes of the first series being aired. Atlantis launched in September last year and saw both the highest share and the highest number of child viewers for a new BBC drama.
Set in a world of legendary heroes and mythical creatures and inspired by Greek mythology, Atlantis the story of Jason, having come from the modern world, who washes up on the shores of the ancient and mysterious city of Atlantis.
VFX Supervisor, Michael Illingworth says; “We are over the moon to be the sole visual effects studio on Atlantis again on this second series. We built up a great relationship with creators Johnny Capps and Julian Murphy (‘Merlin’ and ‘Sugar Rush’) in the first series and are all looking forward to working with them again. What a great start to 2014.”