(Hollywood, California--September 24, 2014) Senior Colorist Mark Wilkins is now a member of the Encore team, working out of the post production and VFX company's Hollywood location. With over 30 years in the industry, Wilkins has color graded many high-profile, award-winning shows including "Two and Half Men," "The Big Bang Theory," "The Simpsons" and "Silicon Valley," among others.
"Mark is a top-notch colorist and all-round great guy. We're thrilled to have him on board and are eager to put his considerable talents to good use for Encore clients," said Encore Executive Vice President Bill Romeo.
Wilkins comes to Encore, a Deluxe Entertainment Services company, from Technicolor, where he specialized in episodic television and also handled some feature films. He has previously worked with R!OT, a former Encore sister company, coloring commercials and music videos, in addition to freelance projects. Currently grading with Blackmagic Design's DaVinci Resolve, Wilkins in now back working in the same bay where he colored "Doogie Howser, M.D." more than 20 years ago.
"Bill and Deluxe are fostering an intimate, family-like environment at Encore that is conducive to creativity," Wilkins noted. "It's a small industry and there are so many great people in the business who really know their stuff. The transition to Encore has been really easy and it has been wonderful to see so many familiar faces again."
Since its inception in 1985, Encore has been providing its clients quality service while consistently remaining at the forefront of technological advances. The combination of award-winning engineering, state-of-the-art technology, an end-to-end file-based workflow, and some of the most respected and creative artists in the industry comes together to make Encore a one-stop-shop for any production's color management, editing and visual effects needs.
About Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc.
Encore is part of Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc., is the leading provider of a broad range of entertainment industry services and technologies to the worldwide entertainment industry including the Hollywood studios, broadcast/cable/ satellite providers, digital distribution, gaming as well as content owners and creators. Services for content creation in features, television and commercials are offered in production, post production, digital distribution, marketing services and asset management.