Friday, June 12, 2020

Molinare Announces New Recruits for Expanding Creative Audio Department


Molinare is very excited to announce the appointment of four new recruits to the ever expanding Foley department. Jemma Riley- Tolch, Zoe Freed and Rebecca Heathcote are some of the standout WFTV that have come onboard this month. Adam Oakley will be the latest addition to the recent expansion of the Foley department at Soho.  All four bring a wealth of expertise, world renowned credit lists and a new force to drive and assert the Foley department to be at the top of the industry. Jemma, Zoe and Rebecca have recently completed work alongside Molinare’s post production teams for Foley design on Philippa Lowthorpe’s film Misbehaviour.

 Jemma Riley – Tolch formerly Head of Recording at Pinewood studios is to join the Foley department at Molinare as Head of Foley. Jemma brings a world class portfolio with having worked on some of the most internationally, award winning, and recognised fillm, TV and games. Jemma walked away with a CAS award in 2018 for ‘Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for a Motion Picture’ on the Academy award winning Bohemian Rhapsody.  Other film credits include: Misbehaviour, Fantastic Beasts, Klaus, Aladdin, Dumbo, and Tombraider. Jemma has also collaborated alongside Molinare’s audio team on the Little Island’s Production Patrick Melrose. Gaming credits include: The Division 2, Erica, Sea of Solitude & Hidden Agenda.

 We are also pleased to welcome aboard Rebecca as one of our new Foley artists.  Starting off as an assistant director in the film & TV industry on productions like Downton Abbey. Rebecca quickly found her passion for Foley. Jumping ship from production to post she has since thrived at Pinewood Studios as a Foley Artist.  Heathcote has displayed her talent and crafts on some of the most prestigious projects coming out of Pinewood. Some of her credits include: Misbehaviour, Emma, Klaus, Yesterday, Hellboy, Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle. Gaming credits include: Erica, Sea of Solitude & The Dark Picture: Man of Medan.

 Foley artist Zoe Freed brings her expertise, and extensive experience over from Pinewood to Molinare as Soho expands their recording spaces for Foley. Zoe adds in another layer of style and creativity to the department with already having collaborated with Molinare on the BAFTA award winning Baby Driver. Her other highly regarded credits include: Misbehaviour, The Gentleman, Rocketman, Klaus, Yesterday and Aladdin. Gaming credits include: Watch Dogs ,PUBG, Erica, Sea of Solitude & The Dark Picture: Man of Medan.

 Adam Okaley will be joining Molinare on the15th of June. Adam joins Molinare as a Senior Sound Editor, coming from a freelancing background Oakley has strengthened and developed his career with Pinewood making waves and building on his already excellent reputation. We are thrilled to have him complete this newly appointed team. Oakley’s credits include: The Old Guard, Emma, Klaus, Embattled, and The Durrells. Gaming credits include: Death Stranding, Erica, Division 2 and Hidden Agenda.

James Doyle, Head of Audio Facilities comments:

 “Molinare are very lucky to have convinced Jemma, Zoe, Rebecca and Adam to join us. They have built an excellent reputation at Pinewood over the last five years that has been recognised in the industry through the variety of first class projects they have worked on from Feature film, to TV, to triple A Games titles. Awards have rightly followed and they have a global reputation to match. The team have done so much to showcase the art and craft of Foley through their enthusiasm and love for creating worlds of wonderful sound to which clients of Molinare will now benefit from.”

 James Doyle’s visionary leadership has been an integral part of the audio expansion so far and latest appointments of Jemma, Rebecca, Zoe and Adam we are sure to see this part of the business grow leaps and bounds.