Jessica Aldred is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Université de Montréal, where she holds a grant from Canada’s Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council. Jessica’s research focuses upon digital character animation, the growing intersections between cinema and video games in the age of media convergence, and what is at stake when characters are translated from cinema into digital games. Her work has been published in Animation, An Interdisciplinary Journal, Games and Culture, and The Oxford Handbook for Sound and Image in Digital Media.