Dan holds Ando's sword.
|Also known as||Daniel J. Kumiega|
|Title||Visual Effects Department|
|Date of birth||October 1980|
|Origin||Buffalo, NY, USA|
Daniel Kumiega works in the visual effects department for Heroes.
Daniel began his career at a young age in Buffalo, NY, with small jobs designing for such organizations as Channel 7 News and the Roswell Cancer Institute. After graduating from the Savannah College of Art and Design, Daniel went to work as a 3D artist and animator for NASAAims and Game Nation. Since then, he has worked on visual effects for television and film, including Ugly Betty, ER, Las Vegas, Nightmares and Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King, Tim Kring's Crossing Jordan, and Ruffian.
- In 2007, Daniel Kumiega was nominated for an "Outstanding Special Visual Effects For A Series" Emmy for his work on Five Years Gone.