VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE: The Consummate Sound Designer Mark Mangini Updated Interview With Alexisjoyvipaccess At The 2016 Young Artist Awards!


“For thousands of years, we’ve been telling stories in the dark around a flickering light, whether a campfire or a projector. David and I do it with sound. I knew sound could tell my story, but nothing quite like this. Sound artists are storytellers” – from the spectacular Mark Mangini’s acceptance speech at the 2016 Oscar Awards

Consummate sound designer, immensely talented, incredibly humble, and genuine – those are just some of the many, many ways to describe the one and only, exceptional Mark Mangini! However, if we had to describe him in one word (which would be oh, so difficult), the one word that best describes him is a genius. The sensational sound designer Mark Mangini has brought the world an endless amount of absolute masterpieces – from “Mad Max: Fury Road,” to “Star Trek,” “The Green Mile,” “Blades of Glory,” The Flintstones, and the list goes on and on. Ever since his first ever project he worked on, Mark Mangini has always been a winner in our hearts; and this year’s 2016 Oscar Awards was extra special as the remarkable Mark Mangini received his beyond well-deserved Academy Award for his work on “Mad Max: Fury Road”.

He’s brought families together to sit down and watch a movie in a time when being on social media is just so common, he’s made movies 100x better because what would your favorite movie be like without sound, and he has managed to put a smile on everyone’s faces. Mark Mangini, the world can only thank you for being the stupendous mastermind that you are!

The outstanding Mark Mangini always leaves everyone in awe with everything he does: from his down-to-earth and humble persona, to of course, all of his wonderful projects, and he recently left everyone in awe yet again with one of the greatest acceptance speeches in the history of the Academy Awards. Mark Mangini has changed the world of movie-making in more ways than imaginable, and has made the movie watching experience for everyone far more amazing with his excellent work as a phenomenal sound designer. The terrific Mark Mangini inspires everyone on a milli-second basis to follow their dreams and he has made a tremendous impact in the movie making world, but also in every day life in general. Together with his stunning and marvelous wife, Ann and his incredibly talented son, Rio – the Mangini family are all geniuses!

I, Alexisjoyvipaccess had the great pleasure of covering the 2016 Young Artist Awards again and had the honor of catching up with and interviewing the magnificent Mark Mangini again! Mark Mangini talked exclusively with Alexisjoyvipaccess all about what it was like for him to have received his Oscar Award, how sound design is storytelling and so much more only in our VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE updated interview. Mark Mangini even took on a speed round challenge and revealed his favorite movie, his favorite song and more, and he also sent out a fantastic message to all of his fans – hear what Mark Mangini had to say in our VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE updated interview below! Thanks for another incredible interview, Mark – always an honor speaking with you!

Check out my VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE updated interview with the profound sound designer Mark Mangini at the 2016 Young Artist Awards below!

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  1. You have captured the very interesting thoughts & notions of the amazing, sound designer genius & Oscar award winner Mark Mangini. Splendidly written for a splendid artist!

  2. As the sound designer puts life into his movies with the expertise of the genius Mark Mangini, you, through your writing makes life colorful.

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