Bio

Leslie McDonald has worked as Production Designer and Art Director for the Hollywood Motion Picture Industry for over 25 years. She is a member of the ADG (Art Directors Guild) and AMPAS (Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences).

Leslie’s recent projects include Alita: Battle Angel (Robert Rodriguez), The Magnificent Seven (Antoine Fuqua), and Lincoln (Stephen Spielberg).  Most recently, Leslie completed work with Production Designer Jean Vincent Puzos on Disney’s Jungle Cruise (Jaume Collet-Serra) creating a  port town on the Amazon in 1918.

Leslie McDonald has worked as the Production Designer on Hollywoodland (Allen CoulterJingle All the Way (Brian Levant), Indian in the Cupboard (Frank Oz),  and Intolerable Cruelty (Joel & Ethan Coen).

Leslie’s previous award-winning films, include Miller’s Crossing, Barton Fink, and Hudsucker Proxy (Joel and Ethan Coen), The Grifters and Hero (Stephen Frears), Field of Dreams (Phil Robinson), and Bugsy (Barry Levinson) Academy Award for Best Production Design. Leslie was also the Art Director for: Shy People (Andrei Konchalovskiy), Forrest Gump (Robert Zemekis), and Minorty Report (Steven Speilberg).