jordan wilby
21 Sep 2020

Jordan Wilby Wins an Emmy for The Watchmen

  Jordan Wilby (Recording Arts 2004) takes home his third Emmy win in the Sound Effects Editing Category. It’s no surprise that Jordan Wilby was recognized for his sound effects editing work on HBO’s The Watchmen at this year’s Live Emmy ceremony. As a member of the award-winning Technicolor team,

30 Aug 2020

Get the Scoop on the 2020 MTV VMAs

What Will The MTV VMAs Be Like This Year? The 2020 MTV Music Awards will be held, as is tradition, in New York City this year. Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on June 29 that Brooklyn will be hosting the MTV VMAs on Sunday, August 30, at the Barclays Center.  The

Osmany Rodriguez
12 Aug 2020

Spotlight Academy Oz Rodriguez

Meet Oz Rodriguez, Our 2020 Spotlight Inductee Comedy can be a tough genre to break into but for Oz Rodriguez, it’s all he’s ever known. Oz has directed and produced some of the most successful comedy sketches in entertainment. From working at SNL for over a decade to his most

Henrique Andrade
05 Aug 2020

Spotlight Academy Henrique Andrade

Meet Henrique Andrade, Our 2020 Spotlight Academy Member Henrique Andrade is the man behind some of the most recognizable artists in the recording industry. As an audio engineer, Henrique worked his way up the music ranks to GRAMMY-award winner for his recording work on Colombian artist Juanes’ debut album, Mis

04 Aug 2020

An American Pickle Hits HBO Max

BRANDON TROST DIRECTS HBO MAX’S FIRST ORIGINAL FILM It’s no secret we’re proud of Brandon Trost and his incredible contributions to film since his graduation from The Los Angeles Film School in 2000. As a cinematographer, he snagged a spot in the Top 20 Cinematographer’s list by Collider and now,

Jessica Sterling
29 Jul 2020

Spotlight Academy Jessica Sterling

  Meet Jessica Sterling, Our 2020 Spotlight Academy Member As a professional portrait and interiors photographer, Jessica Sterling has spent her career behind the camera making people and spaces look good. Jessica’s ability to put her subjects at ease during shoots doesn’t go unnoticed. Her work ranges from high-profile companies

72nd Emmys
28 Jul 2020

72nd Emmy Nominations Announced

And Once Again, Netflix Crushes the Competition The 72nd Emmy nominations were announced on Tuesday, and the streaming battle blazed among the top contenders—Netflix, HBO and NBC. Netflix broke the record for most Emmy nominations of any network, studio or streaming platform with 160 nominations. HBO held onto bragging rights

Martin Pensa
22 Jul 2020

Spotlight Academy Martin Pensa

Meet Martin Pensa, Our 2020 Spotlight Academy Member   It’s a filmmaker’s dream to be recognized by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. This dream is not easy to fulfill, however, Martin Pensa became the first alumnus of The Los Angeles Film School to receive an Oscar® nomination.

Damian Szeibert
15 Jul 2020

Spotlight Academy Damian Szeibert

Meet Damian Szeibert, Our 2020 Spotlight Academy Member If you’ve ever seen a Disney character collectible, you are likely looking at Damian Szeibert’s work. Damian works as a 3D modeler and has contributed to many of the beloved Disney collectible items. You may have even seen one of the signed