Pictureville posts about Brian Blessed becoming The Fearsome Beastie: http://www.pictureville.net/2013/07/brian-blessed-will-voice-fearsome.html
The 14th July saw Brian Blessed record his lines for the Beastie character – here are a few photos from a memorable day!
Show Me The Animation reports on Brian Blessed joining the cast of The Fearsome Beastie: http://www.showmetheanimation.com/index.php/brian-blessed-to-be-the-voice-of-the-fearsome-beastie/
Verbal Vigilante, AKA composers Jode Steele & David Wainwright, write music for film, TV, games & motion picture advertising. There work includes music & sound-design for the trailer campaigns of “Oblivion”, “The Dark Knight Rises”, “The Lone Ranger”, “After Earth”, “Trance” & “Thor: The Dark World”.
Picking a voice for an animated film is a hugely important part of the process, and one that can make or break a film. Get the right voice, that the animated character comes to life; a living, breathing creature with believable thoughts and feelings. Get it wrong, and the character is disjointed, the voice and the actions never quite gelling and the illusion failing to convince.
News on The Fearsome Beastie CG Short from Pictureville: http://www.pictureville.net/2013/05/slurpy-studios-animating-fearsome.html
The Rotoscopers – home of the animation addicts podcast, Disney, Dreamworks, Pixar, Do Bluth, and everything inbetween – talk about The Fearsome Beastie CG Short: http://www.therotoscopers.com/2013/05/25/childrens-book-the-fearsome-beastie-to-become-animated-short/
The Fearsome Beastie has won the 2013 Heart of Hawick Children’s Book Award! This prestigious award is now in it’s 8th year and Some 600 pupils at ten schools in and around Hawick take part in a season of reading, reviewing, author visits and workshops, building to a glittering award ceremony in the Heart of Hawick arts hub, when they get to decide their favourite book of the year.
News of The Fearsome Beastie animation on The CG Animation Blog: http://www.cganimationblog.com/2013/05/07/the-fearsome-beastie-by-giles-paley-phillips/