Biografia (Biografia disponibile solo in inglese) (aggiornato 2023-03-04)
Paul Leonard-Morgan is a BAFTA award-winning, Emmy and Ivor Novello nominated composer and producer. His unique cinematic style of fusing orchestra with electronica has put him in high demand as a score composer & band producer, as well as a performer and artist in his own right.
His film scores include DREDD, LIMITLESS, LAST BREATH, GIGI & NATE and the upcoming BOSTON STRANGLER, starring Keira Knightley, directed by Matt Ruskin. He has worked on a string of projects with Academy-Award winning director Errol Morris including the features THE B-SIDE, MY PSYCHEDELIC LOVE STORY, the award-winning Netflix series WORMWOOD and the Steve Bannon documentary AMERICAN DHARMA. Recent projects include the Sundance feature THE TOMORROW MAN (starring Blythe Danner and John Lithgow), BEST SELLERS (starring Michael Caine and Aubrey Plaza), the Emmy-winning The Hunt For Planet B, directed by Academy-Award nominee Nathaniel Kahn, as well as the HBO feature documentary LUCY THE HUMAN CHIMP. His collaborations with legendary composer Philip Glass began on Amazon’s series TALES FROM THE LOOP, winning them numerous awards, and continued with THE GREEN VEIL.
Other scoring work includes three short films accompanying Universal Studio’s all-time highest grossing film DESPICABLE ME 2 and Fox/Evergreen’s $80 million feature animation WALKING WITH DINOSAURS 3D. Leonard-Morgan’s first video game soundtrack (EA Games’ flagship BATTLEFIELD HARDLINE) was released in 2015, the success of which led him to score WARHAMMER: DAWN OF WAR 3 released in 2017, followed by the global hit CYBERPUNK 2077 and CALL OF DUTY MOBILE in 2021.
Recent concert work includes his concerto commission for Orchestre Nationale de Bretagne, which premiered in France in 2021.
He is currently scoring FELLOW TRAVELERS for Paramount+, written by Ron Nyswaner (PHILADELPHIA). He is also collaborating once again with Philip Glass on the feature film THE PIGEON TUNNEL, Netflix’s feature documentary LIVING WITH LEOPARDS, the Amazon film KSI, the new Netflix original series, BODKIN, as well as scoring Errol Morris’ latest feature. His album of remixes for DREDD has just been released on Mondo, featuring collaborations with artists such as Mogwai and John Tejada.
Photo credit: Diana Feil