POSTED: Thursday, February 20, 2014 - 3:53pm
UPDATED: Thursday, February 20, 2014 - 3:57pm
BATON ROUGE (NBC33) — A spokesperson for the Celtic Media Centre, the largest design-built studio facility in Louisiana, announced that the studio is now locally owned and operated, and is expanding its scope of service.
Currently, the Celtic Media Centre is hosting the independent feature film “Zipper,” starring Patrick Wilson, Lena Heady, and Richard Dreyfuss, and directed by Mora Stephens.
Celtic will also host the upcoming production of 20th Century Fox’s “Fantastic Four” directed by Josh Trank.
Patrick Mulhearn will now serve as Executive Director of Celtic Studios. Aaron Bayham has been promoted to Director of Studio Operations, Derek Elkins will now serve as Manager of Operations and Production Services, and Brooke Laney will serve as Marketing and Events Coordinator for the studio.
The Celtic Media Centre offers an ability to facilitate production rarely found outside of California and New York. Since its formation, Celtic has hosted productions including Universal’s Battleship and Oblivion; Summit Entertainment’s Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Parts 1 and 2; Columbia’s Battle: Los Angeles; and Fox Television’s A&E series Breakout Kings, among others.
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