Film, Television, Theater, & Media Alumni

Founded in 1819, the University of Cincinnati has been educating generations of storytellers for decades. Below is a very short list of our recent notable alumni, and links for more information about our alumni and their involvement in media and filmmaking since the 1930's.

Sarah Jessica Parker
Emmy and Golden Globe winner

Earl Hamner Jr
Creator – The Waltons
Writer – Charlotte’s Web (2006 film), Twilight Zone, Falcon Crest

Elliot Slutzky 
Executive Vice President Open Road Films
Former Executive VP of Miramaz

George Hull 
Animator (Wall-E)
Visual Effects Designer (Tree of Life, Transformers, Iron Man, Avator, Speed Racer)

Teri Dorman
Sound Editor (La La Land, Deadpool, Foxcatcher)

Debbie Denise 
Former Executive Vice President, Sony Imageworks
Visual Effects Consultant (Alice in Wonderland ’10, Polar Express, Harry Potter)

Charlie Bailey 
Model Maker (Pirates of the Caribbean, War of the Worlds, Jurassic Park, Back to the Future, ET, Indiana Jones, Star Wars: Empire Strikes Back)

Dawn Swiderski 
Art Director (Gone Girl, The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, X-Men, Angels & Demons, Coraline)

Elliot Greenberg 
Editor (Fantastic Four)

John Baer 
Visual Effects Producer (Maleficent, Fantastic Four, Mockingjay)

Brad Look
Emmy-winning makeup artist (Hunger Games, Captain America: Winter’s Soldier,
Lincoln, Thor, Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, Cloverfield)

Nicholas Lipari
Assistant Editor (Jungle Book, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story)

George Duning
Composer (From Here to Eternity, All the King’s Men)