Matt Dunkley has worked as orchestrator and arranger alongside composer Clint Mansell on the music for the new BBC show ‘The Pursuit of Love’. An adaption of Nancy Mitford’s novel by the same name, the romantic period drama, written and directed by Emily Mortimer starts airing on BBC One and BBC iPlayer from Sunday 9th May. The series stars Lily James, Emily Beecham, Andrew Scott and Dominic West.
Set in Europe between the two World Wars, the story follows the adventures and misadventures of the charismatic and fearless Linda Radlett, played by Lily James and her best friend and cousin Fanny Logan, played by Emily Beecham. Their friendship is put to the test as Fanny settles for a steady life and Linda decides to follow her heart, to increasingly wild and outrageous places.
‘The Pursuit of Love’ airs on BBC One Sunday 9th May at 9pm.