ABOUT DEAN A. O'DELL
Dean A. O'Dell
Production Designer / Art Director
Dean A. O’Dell is a classically trained artist specializing in Graphic Arts/Illustration educated at Sheridan College, Canada.At a young age, Dean married his love of Illustration Design continuing his education training at Ryerson University Photgraphic/Film Arts program.
As an independent filmmaker, Dean worked as Camera Operator and Director of Photography on small independent shorts. Approximately three years of lighting / operating, Dean turned his passion towards the periphery into the world of Production Design and Art Direction. Dean would then work with several commercial production houses in Toronto, Canada as an independent Art Director with a wide variety of clients creating regional and national commercials.
Over the past 30 years, Dean has designed or art directed around 200+ episodes of one-hour dramas for a wide range of broadcasters including Apple TV, Disney Channel, Sony, Netflix, Amazon Studios, CBC, NBC, Lifetime Television, Ctv, etc.
Dean has also serviced a number of feature film companies, television companies and commercial studios in Los Angeles, Toronto, Vancouver, Regina, Calgary, Winnipeg and Halifax.