Gilles Nuytens Biography (English)
Nuytens is a multi-talented artist, possessing a keen passion
for cinema. His career especially encompasses writing & acting.
He is a writer with a background in comic-strips, scriptwriting
and computer graphics. On the side, Gilles is also an avid photographer.
By age 18, he starts to study comic strips at
Institut St Luc in Brussels, and this leds him to deepen his artistic
knowledge through scriptwriting, photography and illustration.
He bought his first computer and despite his inexperienced skills
with these machines, he decided to pursue his studies with web-design
classes. It was a good choice. He ended up winning the first prize
in a contest, and then went on to be hired by a web-design company
to not only design websites, but also train adults and kids.
As a teenager, Gilles’ dream was to become
an actor. To be able to come closer to his passion, he creates
a website, “The
Scifi World” where he publishes all his artwork related
to science-fiction. He decides to go further by contacting movie
business people, actors and directors. He is quickly spotted by
the highest ranked website about “Stargate”, and they
ask him to completely redo their website. And even more, he is
invited on the sets!
He developed an interest for scriptwriting and
trains to deepen his knowledge of the field. He begins writing
different short stories but the most successfully completed work
is a novel called PASTA
WARS a spoof inspired by Star Wars and the pastafarianism.