What is your name and your current occupation?
My name is Pert Badillo, I am currently doing comic freelance.
What are some of the crazier jobs you had before getting into animation?
I worked as a farmer. I worked in the construction. A plastic factory machine operator.
What are some of your favorite projects you’re proud to have been a part of?
The Prince of Egypt, The Road to El Dorado and Spirit.
How did you become interested in animation?
I grew up watching Voltes V, He-man, Thundercats and became my favorite TV shows.
Where are you from and how did you get into the animation business?
I came from the Philippines, I was then doing comics when my friend told me to take a test in the Australian animation company based in Manila. I passed the test and they trained me to do inbetweens.
What part of your job do you like best? Why?
I like doing animation, It’s because I feel fulfilled when I see my drawings moved and have a life in the screen.
What kind of technology do you work with on a daily basis?
I used Photoshop and Manga Studio to do comics, Using Maya for 3D animation and Flash for 2D animation.
Difficult part is when you laid off and do other things for a living.
Work hard, practice, practice.