Bryan Mann

Freelance Comic Artist & Storyboarder

Location:Los Angeles, California, United States
2 Skills
Bryan Mann
11233 Tiara St.
North Hollywood, CA 91606
P.O. Box 9202

Truckee, CA 96162
530 263 7037

San José State University, San Jose, Ca
Bachelor of Fine Arts: Animation/Illustration
Degree Anticipated: December 2011

Nickelodeon Internship Production Intern February 2012-May 2012
• Assisted with interviewing incoming interns
• Decorated the area for tours through the studio and general appeal
• Organized and updated assets in a database for artist’s reference
• Archived Entire season of a show for storage purposes

Dawnrunner Productions Story Intern June 2010- September 2011
• Worked collaboratively with a tight-knit production team
• Created storyboards for a live action test shoot
• Took extra job as a PA
• Took on concurrent role as a script supervisor

Electronic Arts Embedded Game Tester May-August 2009
• Reported directly to art director and head of animation on a seven person team providing artistic feedback for the SimAnimals Africa title
• Find inconsistencies in the flow of game play in 9 different levels of gameplay
• Complete tasks based on a milestone pipeline


Shrunkenheadman Club Model Coordinator July 2010- May 2011
• Officer in 500 member school organization
• Clearly communicate with models to schedule figure drawing sessions
• In charge of club money box during figure drawing sessions
• Played and essential role in increasing the club’s revenue
• Helped accept guest speakers from: Blue Sky, DreamWorks, Disney, Pixar, ILM, and Nickelodeon
• Greeter at large events

No Robots: Award Winning Short Film Animation/Cleanup Artist July-August 2009
• Worked with a team of 20 independent artists
• Animated and revised and cleaned up several 2D hand drawn sequences

Green Ninja: Short Film Background Painter April-May 2011
• Revised and cleaned up storyboard drawings solving visual discrepancy
• Painted and corrected multiple final backgrounds based on layout drawings

Study Abroad Program Class in Creativity May-June 2007
• Studied visual thinking and creativity with several classmates in Paris
• Completed assignment based on the history and culture of the area
• Practiced plein aire painting and drawing on location
• Visited several famous museums and locations

Competitive Snowboarding November 1998-June 2006
• Traveled to New Mexico, Oregon, Colorado, Maine
• Competed against thousands of opponents from around world


• Working knowledge in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premier, Bridge, Flash, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Maya
• Work well on Mac OS and Windows OS
Skills (2) Rating
Comic Art