Adrian Rhodes Sound Designer

Adrian Rhodes grew up in Upminster, Essex. After attending Hornchurch grammar school & studying violin at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama with Professor Max Morgan, he went on to read music at the University of York.

After a brief episode as an Articled Clerk for a city firm of Chartered Accountants he saw the error of his ways, returned to a life of creativity at the National Film & Television School in Beaconsfield Bucks specializing in sound for film.

Subsequently. he became a Dubbing Mixer at Ladbroke Films Dubbing, in the basement studio of music  film maker Tony Palmer's West London mansion.

This was followed by a move to London's West End facility De Lane Lea to work as a Rerecording Mixer & sound designer where he became a Director of the Company before joining Goldcrest Films in 2011 to develop a new sound design & editorial department.

Amongst his credits are Mike Leigh's Topsy Turvy  & Vera Drake. Stephen Frears' High Fidelity  & The Queen,  theWallace & Grommit  films & Chicken Run for Nick Park & Aardmans.

More recently he has just completed the BBC film Castles in The Sky directed by Gillies McKinnon.

In 2013 he won the BAFTA sound award for the Hollow Crown;  Richard II directed by Rupert Gould. He has also 2 other BAFTA nominations for Peter Cataneo's The Full Monty & Adrian Shergold's Mad Dogs & an RTS sound award for The Wrong Trousers.