Daniel Pemberton

Daniel Pemberton – Composer Profile

daniel-pemberton_portHaving recently finished scoring two Guy Ritchie films for Warner Bros (King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword and The Man From U.N.C.L.E.), Danny Boyle’s Steve Jobs and Gold starring Matthew McConaughey, Daniel Pemberton is one of the most exciting film composers working today, never failing to excite and amaze with his inovative music for both high-end TV drama and feature film.

Daniel also recently worked with world renowned director, Ridley Scott, with whom he has scored two film projects: The Councellor and The Vatican.

His television credits include the BBC’s Desperate Romantics (for which he won the Ivor Novello award for Best Television Soundtrack and the Royal Television Society Nomination for Best Title Music), the Emmy Award winning Forgiven and the BAFTA wining Peep Show. He was also nominated for the Royal Television Society’s Best Original Score for Occupation for the BBC.

Daniel’s talent, expertise and ground breaking approach to film scoring can never be underestimated. He is truly an incredible talent.

Nominated – HMMA – Best Film Score 2015 (Steve Jobs)

Nominated – HMMA – Best Film Score 2013 (The Councellor)

Winner- Ivor Novello – Best Television Soundtrack 2009 (Desperate Romantics)

Winner – FIPA – Gold D’Or Grand Prize for Best Original Soundtrack 2010 (Occupation)

Nominated for BAFTA – Best Original Soundtrack 2006 (The Movies) and 2008 (LittleBIGPlanet)

Nominated for Royal Television Society Award – Best Title Music 2009 (Desperate Romantics), Best Original Score 2009 (Occupation)

Film
KING ARTHUR: LEGEND OF THE SWORDWarner Bros / Safehouse Pictures
Director: Guy Ritchie
Producers: Steve Clark-Hall, Akiva Goldsman, Joby Harold, Richard Suckle, Tory Tunnell
Starring: Jude Law, Charlie Hunnam
GOLDBlack Bear Pictures
Director: Stephen Gaghan
Producers: Patrick Massett, Michael Nozik, Teddy Schwarzman, John Zinman
Starring: Bryce Dallas Howard, Matthew McConaughey
FROM THE LAND OF THE MOONStudioCanal / Canal+
Director: Nicole Garcia
Producers: Alain Attal
Starring: Marian Cotillard
STEVE JOBSUniversal Pictures
Director: Danny Boyle
Producers: Danny Boyle, Guymon Casady, Christian Colson, Mark Gordon, Scott Rudin
Starring: Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Seth Rogan, Jeff Daniels
**HMMA Nominated for Best Film Score 2015**
THE MAN FROM U.N.C.L.EWarner Bros. / Davis Entertainment
Director: Guy Ritchie
Producers: Steve Clark-Hall, John Davis, Jeff Kleeman, Lionel Wigram
Starring: Alicia Vikander, Henry Cavill, Elizabeth Debicki, Armie Hammer, Hugh Grant
THE COUNSELORScott Free Productions, Chockstone Pictures, Kanzaman, Nick Wechsler Productions
Director: Ridley Scott
Producers: Ridley Scott, Paula Mae Schwartz, Steve Schwartz, Nick Wechsler
Starring: Natalie Dormer, Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender, Javier Bardem, Cameron Diaz, Penelope Cruz, John Leguizamo, Nicki Minaj, Goran Visnjic, Rosie Perez, Bruno Ganz
***HMMA Nominated for Best Film Score 2013***
CUBAN FURYBig Tak Porducations
Director: James Griffiths
Producers: James Biddle, Nira Parks
Starring: Nick Frost, Chris O’Dowd, Olivia Colman, Rashida Jones, Ian McShane, Rory Kinnear, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Alexandra Roach
THE VATICANScott Free Productions
Director: Ridley Scott
Exec Producers: Paul Attanasio, Ridley Scott, David W. Zucker
Starring: Matthew Goode, Anna Friel, Ewan Bremner, Rebbecca Ferguson, Bruno Ganz
BLOODIM Global/Momentum
Director: Nick Murphy
Producers: Sam Mendes, Pippa Harris, Nick Laws
Starring: Mark Strong (Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy), Paul Bettany (Da Vinci Code) and Brian Cox (The Bourne Identity)
THE AWAKENING StudioCanal/Origin Pictures
Director: Nick Murphy
Producers: Sarah Curtis, David M. Thompson
Starring: Rebecca Hall (Frost/Nixon) and Dominic West (The Wire)
GHOST RECON: ALPHA Ubisoft Motion Pictures/Little Minx
Director: Francois Alaux and Herve De Crecy (Oscar winners – Logorama)
Producers: Rhea Scott, Ridley Scott, Frederick Thonet
Starring: Charlotte Rampling
IN FEAR Film4/Big Talk Productiions
Director: Jeremy Lovering
Producers: James Biddle, Nira Park (Attack The Block, Hot Fuzz, Shaun Of The Dead)
COMPLICITMany Rivers Film
Director: Niall MacCormick
Producers: Jolyon Symonds, Kevin Toolis
Starring: David Oyelowo (Jack Reacher, The Help, Rise of the Planet Of The Apes, Last), Stephen Campbell Moore (History Boys)
ENEMIES OF THE PEOPLEOld Street Films
Director: Rob Lemkin
Producer: Thet Sambatch
Sundance Festival 2010 – Special Jury Prize, BIFA – Best Documentary,
Oscar – Best Documentary Shortlist
Television Drama
OCCUPATIONBBC
Director: Nick Murphy
Producer: Laurie Borg
Starring James Nesbitt (Bloody Sunday) and Stephen Graham (This Is England)
FIPA Gold D’Or Grand Prize – Best Original Soundtrack 2010
Royal Television Society Nomination – Best Original Score 2009
BAFTA/RTS Winner
PUBLIC ENEMIES BBC
Director: Dearbhla Walsh
Producer: Julia Stannard
Starring Daniel Mays (Tintin) and Anna Friel (Limitless)
10 DAYS TO WAR BBC
Director: David Belton/Bruce Goodison
Producer: Colin Barr
Starring Kenneth Branagh, Art Malik, Tom Conti and Toby Jones
UPSTAIRS DOWNSTAIRSBBC
Director: Euros Lyn
Producers: Nikki Wilson
Starring Eileen Aitkins (The Hours), Adrian Scarborough (The Kings Speech)
DESPERATE ROMANTICS BBC
Director: Paul Gay
Producer: Ben Evans
Starring Rafe Spall (Prometheus) and Aidan Tapper (The Hobbit)
Ivor Novello WINNER – Best Television Soundtrack
Royal Television Society Nomination – Best Title Music 2009
BAFTA/IVOR NOVELLO Winner
DIRK GENTLY BBC
Director: Tom Shankland
Producer: Chris Carey
Starring Stephen Mangan (Billy Elliot, (Episodes), Helen Baxendale (Friends)
MONEYBBC
Director: Jeremy Lovering
Producer: Ben Evans
Starring: Nick Frost (Shaun Of The Dead) and Vincent Kartheiser (Mad Men)
THE HAUNTED AIRMENBBC
Director: Chris Durlacher
Producer: Neil Houston
Starring Robert Pattison (Twilight) and Julian Sands (24, Ocean's 13)
ATTILA THE HUNBBC
Director: Gareth Edwards (Monsters)
Producer: Mark Hedgecoe
Starring Rory McCann (Hot Fuzz) and Allen Leech (Rome)
BORN WITH TWO MOTHERSChannel 4
Director: Ian Duncan
Producer: Oliver Morse
Starring Sophie Okonedo (Hotel Rwanda) and Lesley Sharp (Vera Drake)
NAPOLEON BBC
Director: Nick Murphy
Producer: Nick Murphy
Starring Tom Burke (State Of Play) and Rob Brydon
FORGIVENC4
Director: Paul Wilmshurst
Producer: Jules Hussey
Starring Lucy Cohu (Gosford Park)
EMMY Winner
PEEP SHOW C4
Directors: Becky Martin, Tristram Shapeero, Jeremy Wooding
Producers: Philip Clarke, Robert Popper, Izzy Mant
Starring David Mitchell and Robert Webb (Mitchell and Webb)
BAFTA/ Royal Television Society Winner
THE YELLOW HOUSEC4
Director: Chris Durlacher
Producer: Andrea Cornwell
Starring John Simm (Life On Mars) and John Lynch (Bleak House)
Documentary
Enemies Of The People - Feature Doc - 2010 - 90mins - SUNDANCE SPECIAL JURY PRIZE. Hiroshima - BBC1 - 2005 - 90 Mins - EMMY/BAFTA WINNER. Between Life And Death - BBC1 - 2010 - 60 Mins - BAFTA/GRIERSON/RTS WINNER. George Orwell: A Life In Pictures - BBC2 - 2003 - 1 X 90 min -BAFTA/EMMY/GRIERSON WINNER. SAS: Embassy Seige - BBC1 - 2002 1 X 90mins - RTS/BAFTA/GRIERSON AWARD WINNER. The King Of Communism - 2002 - BBC4 - Little Bird - GRIERSON AWARD WINNER.
Video games
The Movies - PC/Mac - Lionhead Studios - BAFTA NOMINATION: BEST ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK. Little Big Planet - Playstation 3 - Media Molecule - BAFTA NOMINATION: BEST ORIGINAL OST. Kinect Adventures - Xbox360 - Microsoft Games Studios 2ND BIGGEST SELLING XBOX 360 TITLE.