Today we announce or tenth and final guest for Echo Base Con. We are thrilled to have him as our guest on December 21 in Utrecht. Welcome Matthew Wood!
Matthew has been working at legendary sound design company Skywalker Sound for almost 30 years, where he worked on all eleven Star Wars films starting with the release of the Star Wars: Special Edition in 1997. He received an Academy Award (Oscar) nomination for four productions, including The Last Jedi and The Force Awakens.
His most recent Star Wars work is as supervising sound editor for the first season of The Mandalorian, The Rise of Skywalker and the animated series Star Wars: Resistance. He also worked on the sound design of the recent game Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order.
Matthew also works as a (voice) actor. His most famous voice roles are General Grievous in Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith, podracer Ody Mandrell in Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace and the Battle Droids in various films and shows such as Star Wars: The Clone Wars. In front of the camera, he performed Bib Fortuna in Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace.
Matthew Wood will be answering questions of visitors and taking part in a signing session at Echo Base Con.
GENERAL GRIEVOUS: "Your lightsabers will make a fine addition to my collection."