Marlon Rivas
24 Jul 2019

ANIMATION ALUM MARLON RIVAS WORKED ON SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME

The Animation Alum Has Worked On Everything From Aquaman To Hobbs & Shaw Marlon Rivas is an Animation program alum who has seen his career explode over the past several years. You’ve likely seen his work on films such as Spider-Man:Far From Home, Westworld, or the DC superhero film, Aquaman.

LA Recording School
25 Jun 2019

Inside Recording Arts with Sheyenne Sims

#LAFSTURNS20 Alumni Spotlight—Sheyenne Sims For our 20th-anniversary spotlight series, #LAFSTURNS20, we’re shining the spotlight on recording arts alumna, Sheyenne Sims. Sheyenne is a multitalented recording artist—she sings, raps, plays guitar, and engineers, too. We interviewed Sheyenne after an alumni mixer and listened as she shared thoughtful responses about overcoming the

Karliah Butler L.A. Film School
18 Jun 2019

Overcoming Writers’ Block

#LAFSTURNS20 Alumni Spotlight—Karliah Butler For our 20th-anniversary spotlight series, #LAFSTURNS20, we’re shining the spotlight on film production alumna, Karliah Butler. The writing process is difficult. But overcoming writers’ block is something film alumna Karliah Butler continues to conquer. After recognizing her many interests in filmmaking, comedy writing and acting, Karliah

Kyle Newacheck
12 Jun 2019

The new king of comedy filmmaking

Kyle Newacheck is the king of comedy filmmaking Kyle Newacheck is the real deal. Both humble and hard-working, the Film alum’s impressive credits list speaks for itself. With 34 directing and 21 writing credits spanning the past decade and a half, it would be easy to forget that Kyle is

Brandon Trost
05 Jun 2019

Hottest DP in Hollywood is One of Our Own

Brandon Trost Worked As Cinematographer On Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile We’ll just flat-out say it. Brandon Trost is a rock star. He is an incredibly seasoned cinematographer who has amassed over 93 credits under his belt. While that figure may seem like a lot on its own, one

L.A. Film School
05 Jun 2019

Film Production Alumnus—Matt Ryan King

#LAFSTURNS20 Alumni Spotlight—Matt Ryan King For our 20th-anniversary spotlight series, #LAFSTURNS20, we’re shining the spotlight on film production alumnus, Matt Ryan King. Matt graduated from The L.A. Film School in 2018 with a film degree. After graduation, Matt got into comedy writing and developed a sketch comedy show called Why

Hannah Lux Davis
29 May 2019

Film Alum Hannah Lux Davis Is Ariana Grande’s Secret Weapon

The Wall Street Journal Magazine has featured film alum Hannah Lux Davis in their latest issue. The director of “thank u, next” and “7 rings” has led a meteoric career, going from working as an on-set makeup artist to becoming one of the most prominent music video directors working today.

22 May 2019

Taking Entertainment Business Center Stage

#LAFSTURNS20 Alumni Spotlight—Gage Wayne For our 20th-anniversary spotlight series, #LAFSTURNS20, we’re shining the spotlight on alumnus, Gage Wayne. Gage graduated from The Los Angeles Film School’s Entertainment Business program with his sights set on furthering his choreography career. Gage has loved dance ever since he was a young kid growing

Booksmart
16 May 2019

Two LAFS alumnae design the set of Booksmart

The new movie Booksmart is a high-school teenager’s dream We’d like to recognize two of our alumnae who worked on the movie Booksmart, which hits theaters nationwide Memorial Day weekend. Film alums Katie Byron and Rachael Ferrera worked as production designer and set decorator, respectively. This is actress Olivia Wilde’s