Soundstage Events: Kevin Jenkins Wednesday January 17th 2018

Soundstage Events continue their streak of bringing high-quality talent to their talks. After the release of The Last Jedi, on Wednesday January 17th 2018, we can look forward to Kevin Jenkins, design supervisor for Lucasfilm and Supervising Art Director for ILM.

Doors open at 7.00pm for a 7.30pm start and tickets are £15.00.

Kevin Jenkins is Design Supervisor for Lucasfilm and Supervising Art Director for Industrial Light & Magic, including on STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI. His credits also include THE FORCE AWAKENS and ROGUE ONE. His work includes designing and overseeing much of the look of these films, from overall sets to ships and vehicles. Kevin has won an Art Directors Guild award for GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY and a British Film Designers Guild award for STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS. His career began in publishing, advertising and games, before going on to work on films such as WAR HORSE, EDGE OF TOMORROW and DREDD, then becoming a key figure behind the STAR WARS films.

Kevin joins Simon Day, a renowned comedian and actor. He is known for the BBC series’ The Fast Show and The Life of Rock with Brian Pern.

James is an active member of the Star Wars collecting community, and is the Brand Director for Jedi News. James is also the host of the Star Wars Collectors Cast, and co-host of RADIO 1138 on the Jedi News Network.