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Page 6 of 51 5 POST OCTOBER 2015 RODEO FX WINS SECOND STRAIGHT VFX EMMY FOR GAME OF THRONES MONTREAL — For the second straight year, Rodeo FX ( won an Emmy Award for its contribution to the visual effects on Game of Thrones. The VFX studio took home the award for "Outstanding Special Visual Effects" for "The Dance of Dragons," the ninth episode of Season 5 of HBO's popular series. Matthew Rouleau, VFX supervisor at Rodeo FX, was on-hand to receive the Emmy at the ceremony. Rouleau shared the award with others involved in creat- ing the visual effects for Game of Thrones, including HBO's VFX supervisor Joe Bauer and VFX producer Steve Kullback. This is the fourth consecutive year that Game of Thrones has won an Emmy award in this category. FUSEFX WINS EMMY FOR AMERICAN HORROR STORY BURBANK — FuseFX ( won a 2015 Primetime Emmy Award for "Outstanding Special Visual Effects In A Supporting Role" for their work on the American Horror Story: Freak Show episode "Edward Mordrake, Part 2." FuseFX winners include visual effects supervisor Jason Piccioni and oth- er members of the creative team: Justin Ball, Jason Spratt, Tim Jacobsen, David Altenau, Tommy Tran, Mike Kirylo and Matt Lefferts, as well as SFX supervisor Donnie Dean. OUTSTANDING SOUND MIXING FOR A COMEDY OR DRAMA SERIES (HALF-HOUR) AND ANIMATION Stephen A. Tibbo, Production Mixer Dean Okrand, Re-Recording Mixer Brian R. Harman, Re-Recording Mixer David Michael Torres, Foley Mixer Modern Family "Connection Lost" OUTSTANDING MAIN TITLE DESIGN Dan Gregoras, Creative Director Jeremy Cox, Art Director Jon Hassell, Creative Producer Griffin Frazen, Designer Manhattan OUTSTANDING SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS Steve Kullback, Visual Effects Producer Joe Bauer, Visual Effects Supervisor Adam Chazen, Visual Effects Associate Producer Jabbar Raisani, Visual Effects Plate Supervisor Eric Carney, Visual Effects Previs Lead Stuart Brisdon, Special Effects Supervisor Derek Spears, Lead CG Supervisor James Kinnings, Lead Animator Matthew Rouleau, CG Supervisor Game of Thrones "The Dance of Dragons" OUTSTANDING SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE Jason Piccioni, Visual Effects Supervisor Justin Ball, Visual Effects Supervisor Jason Spratt, VFX Producer Tim Jacobsen, VFX Producer David Altenau, Compositing Supervisor Tommy Tran, Lead Compositor Mike Kirylo, Lead CG Artist Matt Lefferts, CG Artist Donnie Dean, SFX Supervisor American Horror Story: Freak Show "Edward Mordrake, Part 2" Transparent director Jill Soloway. Olive Kitteridge director Lisa Cholodenko. Game of Thrones director David Nutter. ONLINE AT: FOR A FULL LIST OF WINNERS, PLEASE VISIT POST

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