Top 10 Best Motion Capture Performances in Film
The evolution of film is unstoppable, including the development of utilizing motion capture performances. Among his many accolades Andy Serkis was the recipient of a special digital acting performance award at the Critics Choice Awards for his turn as Gollum in “The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers” (2002). The film received the Academy Award for Achievement in VFX “For using a computer motion capture system to create the split personality character of Gollum and Smeagol”. Real-time virtual production technology was utilized for Serkis to drive his digital puppet on-set.