One VCU alumnus has made his way to the top of the fashion world, working for internationally recognized clothing brands and designing his own jeans for A-list celebrities.
The American media, Hollywood, pop culture and society are all willing to recognize people they deem important with awards. There are more than enough national awards shows than to count on both hands for actors, actresses, musicians and athletes.
TyRuben Ellingson has worked as a concept designer and visual effects artist for the Hollywood film industry for over 20 years. His work can be seen in blockbuster movies like “Avatar,” “Jurassic Park,” “Hellboy,” “Men in Black,” “Star Wars,” “Pacific Rim” and “Elysium.”