Congratulations to Lucasfilm’s executive vice president Lynwen Brennan, who will receive a special award from Bafta Cymru on Sunday October 13th, 2019.
Ms Brennan oversees all business operations for Lucasfilm, Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) and Skywalker Sound.
Her career with Lucasfilm started in 1999 and she rose through the ranks to become president of ILM in 2009. In February 2015 she was promoted to general manager and executive vice president of Lucasfilm.
Prior to joining Lucasfilm, Ms Brennan had 10 years’ experience in visual effects software development at companies such as Parallax Software, Avid Technology and Alias Wavefront.
She said: “I am incredibly proud to be Welsh, and never imagined that I would be so honoured by the industry and country that I love so much.”
They will be presented with their awards at Cardiff’s St David’s Hall where the best talent across a range of categories will also be honoured.