Born and raised in Toronto, Canada, Chris Sargent began his career as a visual effects supervisor at AXYZ, one of Canada’s premier VFX shops. He started directing TV commercials in 2007. His career includes work for the NBA, UNIQLO, NHL, Vaseline, Chevrolet, Nissan, EA Sports, Jaguar, and Lexus. In 2009 Chris won an Emmy Award for his directorial work with the NHL. Chris is known for his visceral, visually exciting work, and his ability to employ cutting edge visual effects.
Mt. MELVIL represents Chris Sargent for the Japan market.