The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor is KELLY MATSUMOTO’s (Edited by) first collaboration with director Rob Cohen. Previously, she co-edited both The Mummy and The Mummy Returns for director Stephen Sommers and producer Bob Ducsay.
She recently edited Smother, a comedy starring Diane Keaton and Dax Shepard for director Vince Di Meglio. Matsumoto’s editing credits also include Van Helsing, directed by Stephen Sommers; The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift, directed by Justin Lin; and Meet the Fockers, directed by Jay Roach. Additionally, she edited the Academy Award®-winning short film Two Soldiers with director Aaron Schneider.
SANJA MILKOVIC HAYS (Costume Designer) collaborates with director Rob Cohen for the third time. They previously worked together on xXx and The Fast and The Furious, also for Universal Pictures. She also has a diverse roster of other motion pictures that includes xXx: State of the Union, The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift, 2 Fast 2 Furious, Next, Gridiron Gang, Taxi, Cheaper by the Dozen, Big Fat Liar, Along Came a Spider, Mission to Mars, Star Trek: Insurrection, Blade, 8 Heads in a Duffel Bag, Spaced Invaders, Buried Alive and The Masque of the Red Death.
She was also assistant costume designer of the fantasy/science fiction films Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie and two smash hits from director Roland Emmerich: Stargate and Independence Day. Hays is currently designing for the fourth installment of The Fast and the Furious franchise: Fast & Furious.
Hays was born in Zagreb, Croatia, where she graduated from the local university.