Framestore is pleased to announce that Marc-André Larose has been appointed Studio Manager of the Immersive department in Montreal.
Marc-André’s management skills and extensive knowledge of the gaming industry have been honed over several years in the gaming industry at studios including Hibernum, Eidos Montreal and EA Mobile. Having joined Framestore in 2017 as Senior Producer, Marc-André has made a huge impact both locally and across Framestore’s global offices. He is currently producing an exciting array of international projects for location-based themed entertainment.
On his new role within the company: “It’s a privilege to be taking on this new role and I‘m looking forward to maintaining the team’s drive for top quality products and collaborating with the studio’s award-winning film division”, says Marc-André.
“In addition to his great experience in the world of games companies, Marc-André brings a new energy and commitment to the team in Montreal at a time of consolidation of its rapid growth”, says Chloë Grysole, Managing Director of the Montreal studio. “He’ll play a key role in pushing Framestore's artistry and innovation in developing brand and IP experiences”, adds Helen Stanley, Global Managing Director of Integrated Advertising.
Projects that the Montreal team have worked on include the virtual reality experience Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find them for Warner Bros, which was awarded a Cannes Lion in 2018. The team has been working across several large projects that launch later in the year.
About Framestore’s Immersive division
Responding to an audience appetite for deeper immersion in their media consumption, storytellers are utilizing Framestore’s heritage of artistry and innovation to develop a new breed of brand and IP experience. Past and present projects span VR, AR, MR, location-based entertainment (LBE), installations and rendered theme park rides, combining the physical with the digital, for clients including Wanda, HBO, National Geographic and Samsung. The Montreal team draws on the city’s creative talent and culture while continuing Framestore’s legacy in groundbreaking immersive experiences.