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Production designer John Myhre will design the 84th Academy Awards®

HollywoodNews.com: Academy Award®-winning production designer John Myhre will design the 84th Academy Awards®, telecast producers Brian Grazer and Don Mischer announced today. This will be the first time Myhre has served as production designer for the Oscars®. “John is a prolific production designer, who has created some of the most[...]

John Williams Returns to Score “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2”

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: Composer John Williams will return to compose the score for the final “Harry Potter” film, “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2,” WB Brazil has confirmed to Brazil-based fansite Potterish. Williams is a legend in Hollywood, having composed some of the indutry’s most well-known[...]

Live-action ‘Mulan’ starring Zhang Ziyi gets a director

HollywoodNews.com: The team behind the upcoming live-action English-language independent film adaptation of the story of Hua Mulan, the heroine who joins an all-male army, is getting down to business. Coming Soon reports that Jan de Bont, who has in the past directed “Lara Croft Tomb Raider”, “Speed”, and “Twister”, has[...]

Behind the sound of “Robin Hood” with foley artist Gary Hecker

HollywoodNews.com: Award-winning Foley artist Gary Hecker recently joined CSS Studios’ Todd-AO in late 2009. One of the most accomplished Foley artists in Hollywood, Hecker has contributed to more than 200 films in a career spanning almost three decades. Among his recent credits are 2012,The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3,[...]