Sean Haworth is the son of Academy Award winning Production Designer Edward “Ted” Haworth and Anna Wakhévitch, daughter of French theatre and film Designer George Wakhévitch, Born in Los Angeles, he was raised in Southern France until moving back to Los Angeles to pursue working in film, Sean got the proverbial “foot in the door” in 1982 as an art assistant on Batteries Not Included. After a few years assisting in the art department he progressed from Set Designer on to an Assistant Art Director position under accomplished Production Designers Dean Tavoularis and Bo Welch, eventually getting the opportunity of working as an Art Director on Tim Burton’s Planet of the Apes for Designer Rick Heinricks. Between 2000 and 2010, he has contributed as Art Director on projects such as Avatar, Transformers 1&2 and Tron Legacy. To date, he has been involved in the Art Department on over 50 feature films. In 2011 he transitioned to Production Design on The Thing, a prequel to John Carpenter’s classic 1982 horror film. More recently, Sean has worked on projects like Ender’s Game, Goosebumps and Deadpool. He is currently finishing a film adaptation of the classic video game Sonic the Hedgehog for Paramount Pictures.