We are thrilled to share that Paul Yacono has joined The Mill in Los Angeles as Head of Colour. He is supported by Fawn Fletcher, Executive Producer, who has been with The Mill for two years and will now focus on securing and delivering award-winning Colour projects.
The appointments come as The Mill continues to invest and expand its colour offering, branching out into more long-form and episodic opportunities in addition to its award-winning commercial capabilities.
Paul Yacono joins from a52, where he built the Colour offering from the ground up and specialized in commercials, features films, docs-series, episodics, short films and music videos. Paul has a number of high-profile commercial clients in addition to many notable long-form grades under his belt, including Ava-Duvernay’s Academy Award Nominated ‘13th’ and David Fincher’s ‘House of Cards’. With decades of experience and a diverse portfolio of projects to his name, Paul brings to the Colour department a passion for collaboration, growth and creative excellence.
Fawn has overseen high-profile projects such as the NFL ‘Next 100’ opener of the 2020 Super Bowl and worked with a broad roster of iconic brands. Among her colleagues and clients, Fawn is known for her big-picture perspective and collaborative working style, allowing her to navigate complex production challenges.
Across the globe, The Mill now has 11 Colourists, all of which have a distinct and unique style and are made available to creative partners globally via The Mill’s remote grading setup.