A KID FROM AUSTRALIA, HIGH SCHOOL DROP-OUT AT 14,
WITH HIS HEART SET ON HOLLYWOOD.
Before receiving an Emmy Award, or working with studios like Industrial Light + Magic, Ubisoft, Paramount Pictures and Blur, or speaking in front of crowds of 5,000+ people on worldwide tour events. Allan was a 14-year old kid from Australia, that dropped out of school second-week of Grade 9. And that hardly even went to school at all prior to that.In the mid 90’s, no internet, no experience, no help or support. Allan’s only goal was to work his way from Australia to Los Angeles and create visual effects, and supervise films on set.
“The only thing I really owe to my success was perseverance. I set goals, and I was relentless to achieve them. Success takes hard work, and discipline, and constant. Constant. Failure. But it just makes the reward when you finally get there so much more worth it…”