Chris Kennedy, Production Designer in Lion

Chris Kennedy is an internationally renowned, award winning Production Designer with extensive experience across film, television and commercial campaigns.

His feature credits include the John Hillcoat directed features Lawless, The Road and The Proposition for which he won his fourth AFI Award for Best Production Design. Chris was nominated for a Satellite Award for Best Art Direction and Production Design for The Road and enjoyed critical acclaim worldwide for his outstanding work. In 2014 he completed Russell Crowe’s directional debut feature film, The Water Diviner for which he received another AFI/AACTA nomination for Best Production Design.

Television credits include the Jack Irish and Curtin telemovies for the ABC, the latter winning the 2006 Silver Logie for Most Outstanding Drama, Miniseries.

Chris has won four AFI Best Production Design Awards and in 2005 his great commitment to cinematic vision was recognized when he received the AFI/AACTA Byron Kennedy Award for Outstanding Creative Enterprise.