This is the latest in a series of expansions for Formosa Group since its 2013 launch. In January the company announced the addition of a music editorial division for film and television, followed by a February announcement that Soundelux co-founder Lon Bender would join the company.
In August, Formosa Group announced it would reopen the Pacific Ocean Post, a one time leader in post-production services in the 1980s and 90s before closing its doors in July.
Brown won an Emmy Award in 2012 for Outstanding Sound Editing for his work as a supervising sound editor on “Game of Thrones,” and is currently working on “Fast & Furious 7.” His credits include installments of the “Fast & Furious” franchise, the “Paranormal Activity” franchise, “Birdman” and “All the Pretty Horses.” He was most recently at Soundelux.
Hecker was nominated for an Oscar for Best Sound Editing in 2003 for “Road to Perdition.” He is set to work on 2016’s “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.” He comes to Formosa Group after 12 years working as director of sound editorial and as a supervising sound editor for Universal Studios Editorial. His credits include “Man of Steel,” “The Twilight Saga: New Moon,” “Watchmen,” “August Rush,” “300,” “The Cooler” and “Meet Joe Black,” and
McMoyler has won two Emmy Awards for Outstanding Sound Editing for a Miniseries or Special, for “Lonesome Dove” in 1989 and for “Son of the Morning Star” in 1991, and was nominated for the Best Effects, Sound Effects Editing Oscar for “The Mask of Zorro” in 1999. He is set to work on “Insurgent,” the sequel to 2014’s “Divergent.” He was with Soundelux for 24 years.