Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share

Hothouse score 'Lord Of The Rings' hat trick

HotHouse, founded by highly acclaimed music supervisors Karen Elliott and Becky Bentham, have just completed the director’s cut of the Oscar-winning 'Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship Of The Rings'.
HotHouse have also started working on pre-production of the second film in the Rings cycle - 'Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers' which records this Autumn.
Karen Elliott worked with Peter Jackson and Howard Shore, who won an Academy Award earlier this year for the score to 'The Lord of the Rings – The Fellowship of The Rings' last year.
The HotHouse team handles every aspect of film score pre-recording through mixing and final delivery – a first from one company in the UK.
Ms Elliott sid: “To start with such a prestigious and hugely successful project as the Lord Of The Rings trilogy is fantastic. HotHouse is proud to be involved and delighted to work with Howard Shore and New Line Cinema again.
Paul Broucek, Senior Vice President, Music, New Line Cinema, said: “We appointed HotHouse to work with us on 'Lord Of The Rings – The Two Towers', because we have worked successfully with the team in the past. We trust them implicitly to deliver the score on time, to budget and to our very high standard.”
HotHouse provides a one-stop-shop for the recording, co-ordination and supervision of feature film music. As a sister company to production music team Extreme Music and Hans Zimmer/Jay Rifkin’s Media Ventures, HotHouse have preferential access to the catalogues of both Extreme Music and Media Ventures.
Later this summer, HotHouse will launch a film music agency representing an elite group of composers, experiences in all musical genre’s both here and in the UK and America.
Solidmate Ltd Memory Card Hire London

Top Related Stories
Click here for the latest broadcast news stories.

GB Labs Takes On 400 Ambitious Film Students At Anglia Ruskin University
"We prepare students for a career in television and film," says Sean Thornton of Anglia Ruskin University. "As such, the technology we use has to be r
RTÉ Announces Partnership With Irish Film Board
RTÉ and the Irish Film Board have announced a joint funding initiative for a new comedy. Following the success of shows such as Can't Cope Won't Cope
Framestore Delivers VFX For British Spy Film
Article credit: Framestore. Matthew Vaughn's sequel to 2014's Kingsman: Secret Service sees the cast join forces with the Southern charm of the Americ
2017 SMPTE-HPA Student Film Festival Selections Announced
SMPTE and the Hollywood Professional Association (HPA) have announced the official selections for the 2017 SMPTE-HPA Student Film Festival. Jurors cur
Further Support For Irish Film & TV Industry
Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) has welcomed the announcement of an additional €1.5 million for Ireland's film, television and ani
BLUEFIN TV Film New BBC Series – 'Talking Chefs'
Bluefin have just finished filming for a new BBC series – 'Talking Chefs', due to be transmitted in early 2018 on BBC World and The Travel Channel. Th
Crew Needed For Feature Film
A feature film due to commence filming in Belfast next month is seeking crew in all departments, it has been revealed. February Films is shooting a fe
The Sound of Silence: The Art of Using Music
We all know how crucial music can be to complimenting your production; indeed without the soundtrack a large chunk of the emotional depth can disappea
UPPM Release New Album For Productions
Universal Publishing Production Music (UPPM) has announced details of 'The Alternative Indie', a new album released on its Atmosphere label. In respon
The Bleeding Fingers Custom Music Shop
Founded in 2013, the Bleeding Fingers Custom Music Shop is a joint venture between Extreme Music and Hans Zimmer's RCI Global, blending the talents of
Green Hippo Part Of Globe's Biggest Music Show
Green Hippo has announce its appointment as an official 'Technical Event Supplier' for the Eurovision Song Contest 2017. This year's show, to be held
It's Music To Your Ears
Universal Production Music has a long history of providing high quality music to visual media. Broadcast Film & Video sat down with John Clifford (Man
Production News : BBC Announces New Live Broadcast Music Show
The BBC has announced a brand new six-part music series to be broadcast live on BBC One this autumn and featuring the biggest UK and international mus
Timecode Systems Delivers For Dance Music Event
Timecode Systems has completed a project working alongside the team behind dance music event Sensation. Timecode Systems' SyncBac PRO and SyncBac VR s
Filming The Bees Nees Music Series 'Seirm'
In January each year, Glasgow plays host to the Celtic music festival Celtic Connections. The festival is held over many venues and features musicians