Tristan Maduro is a mechanical designer who worked with Jim Henson's Creature Shop on several films. He later shifted into the digital realm and works as an animator and art director on commercials, TV main titles, and video game projects.
Maduro's earlier animatronic work included contributions to The Phantom (through Chris Walas' studio, not the Creature Shop) and the Budweiser frogs.
Creature Shop credits
- Dr. Dolittle - Mechanic
- Jack Frost - Lead mechanical designer
- Cats & Dogs - Lead mechanic (cats)
- The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas - On set mechanical technician
- Stuart Little 2 - Lead mechanical fabricator