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Ramin Zahed - Author

About the Author

Ramin Zahed is a journalist who has covered the film and television industries for over twenty years. His writing has appeared in Variety, the Hollywood Reporter, the Los Angeles Times and Movieline. He is also the author of The Art of Puss in Boots, The Art of Rise of the Guardians and The Art of DreamWorks. Ramin Zahed lives in Los Angeles, CA.

Books by Ramin Zahed

Klaus: The Art of the Movie

Klaus: The Art of the Movie

Author: Ramin Zahed Format: Hardback Release Date: 06/12/2019

A stunning book exploring the art of Sergio Pablos' animated Christmas original, Klaus. A young, lowly Scandinavian postman named Jesper gets the chance to make his mark when he's tasked with bringing the postal service to a contentious village in the cold north, where he meets a mysterious, white-bearded toymaker named Klaus.

The Addams Family: The Art of the Animated Movie

The Addams Family: The Art of the Animated Movie

Author: Ramin Zahed Format: Hardback Release Date: 10/10/2019

The official art book for the animated movie The Addams Family. Based on the famous New Yorker creations of Charles Addams, this animated action-comedy will follow the Addams family - parents Gomez and Morticia, children Wednesday and Pugsley, Uncle Fester, Grandma, Cousin It, faithful butler Lurch and helping hand Thing - whose lives begin to unravel when they face-off against a crafty reality-TV host while also preparing for their extended family to arrive for a major celebration, Addams-style. This companion book is full of concept designs, storyboards and production art, alongside insight from the artists, filmmakers and directors.

The Art of Missing Link

The Art of Missing Link

Author: Ramin Zahed, Stephen Fry Format: Hardback Release Date: 09/05/2019

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse The Art of the Movie

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse The Art of the Movie

Author: Ramin Zahed Format: Hardback Release Date: 14/12/2018

Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, the creative minds behind The Lego Movie and 21 Jump Street, bring their unique talents to a fresh vision of a different Spider-Man Universe, with a groundbreaking visual style that's the first of its kind. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse introduces Brooklyn teen Miles Morales, and the limitless possibilities of the Spider-Verse where more than one wears the mask. Unmasking the artistry behind the hotly-anticipated movie, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse The Art of the Movie contains concept art, sketches, storyboards and will give you fascinating insights into the creative process. With exclusive commentary from the creators, plus a foreword written by Brian Michael Bendis, this extraordinary collection of art will take readers into the Spider-Verse.

The Art of Captain Underpants The First Epic Movie

The Art of Captain Underpants The First Epic Movie

Author: Ramin Zahed Format: Hardback Release Date: 05/05/2017

From DreamWorks Animation comes a movie event based on the best-selling book series by Dav Pilkey. This comedy for the entire family tells the story of 2 pranksters named George and Harold, who hypnotize their principal into thinking he's a ridiculously enthusiastic, incredibly dimwitted superhero named Captain Underpants. The movie stars the voice talents of Ed Helms, Kevin Hart, Thomas Middleditch, Nick Kroll and many more!

The Art of the Boss Baby

The Art of the Boss Baby

Author: Ramin Zahed Format: Hardback Release Date: 10/02/2017

Go behind the scenes of DreamWorks Animation's smart,hilarious comedy The Boss Baby. This beautifully illustratedbook includes a wide range of colorful development art,storyboards and character sketches, as well as in-depthinterviews with director Tom McGrath, writer MichaelMcCullers, producer Ramsey Naito, plus key members ofthe storyboard, visual development, visual effects, CGanimation, modeling and layout departments.

IncrediBuilds - Fantastic Beasts - Niffler Deluxe model and book set

IncrediBuilds - Fantastic Beasts - Niffler Deluxe model and book set

Author: Ramin Zahed Format: Hardback Release Date: 17/11/2016

This Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them-themed book and wood model set brings the world of the upcoming film to life. Filled with incredible illustrations and unit photography, the guidebook provides fascinating behind-the-scenes facts about the film and the creatures from the Warner Bros. archive and includes a do-it-yourself 3D wood model of the Niffler, one of the many magical creatures seen in the film.

Art of the Iron Giant

Art of the Iron Giant

Author: Ramin Zahed Format: Hardback Release Date: 23/09/2016

Director Brad Bird's (The incredible, Ratatouille) acclaimed film The Iron Giant is considered by fans, critics, and animation historians to be one of the best hand-drawn animated features of the past fifty years. This beautifully illustrated book revisits the classic, with unprecedented access to rarely seen development art and storyboards from the Warner Bros. archives.

The Little Prince: The Art of the Movie The Art of the Movie

The Little Prince: The Art of the Movie The Art of the Movie

Author: Ramin Zahed Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/12/2015

Packed with never-before-seen designs and plenty of behind-the-scenes secrets, The Art of the Little Prince captures the breathtaking magic of the movie. With hundreds of stunning images, this book gives fans an all-access pass to The Little Prince - see how the visuals develop from page to screen, enjoy fascinating insights into the creative process and watch an incredible story unfold through its production art.

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