George Fenton

Composer
Acclaimed composer who has also worked in theater and TV, most notably on the award-winning series "The Jewel in the Crown. " Fenton has worked multiple times with directors Richard Attenborough ("Gandhi" 1982, "Cry ... Read more »
Born: 10/18/1950 in London, England, GB

Filmography

Music (132)

Bears 2014 (Movie)

(Music)

Life 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Music

Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Music

The Spirit of '45 2013 (Movie)

(Music)

The Zero Theorem 2013 (Movie)

(Music)

Casa De Mi Padre 2012 (Movie)

("Fish Eye") (Song)

Frozen Planet 2012 (TV Show)

Music

The Making of Planet Earth 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Composer

Looking For Eric 2010 (Movie)

(Music)

The Bounty Hunter 2010 (Movie)

(Music)

Earth 2009 (Movie)

Original Music Composer and Conductor (Music)

Fool's Gold 2008 (Movie)

(Composer)

It's a Free World... 2008 (Movie)

(Composer)

The Wind That Shakes the Barley 2007 (Movie)

Music (Original Music)

Last Holiday 2006 (Movie)

(Music)

Last Holiday 2006 (Movie)

(Music Conductor)

The History Boys 2006 (Movie)

Music (Original Music)

Bewitched 2005 (Movie)

(Music)

Deep Blue 2005 (Movie)

(Composer)

Hitch 2005 (Movie)

(Music)

Hitch 2005 (Movie)

(Music Conductor)

Mrs. Henderson Presents 2005 (Movie)

(Music)

Tickets 2005 (Movie)

(Music)

Valiant 2005 (Movie)

Conductor(The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra) (Music Conductor)

Valiant 2005 (Movie)

(Music)

A Fond Kiss 2004 (Movie)

(Music)

Imagining Argentina 2004 (Movie)

(Music)

Pride 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Music

Stage Beauty 2004 (Movie)

(Music)

Stage Beauty 2004 (Movie)

(Composer)

Seabiscuit 2003 (Movie)

("Learning To Be Nicer") (Music Conductor)

Seabiscuit 2003 (Movie)

("Learning To Be Nicer") (Music Arranger)

Seabiscuit 2003 (Movie)

("Learning To Be Nicer") (Music)

Sweet Sixteen 2003 (Movie)

(Performer)

Sweet Sixteen 2003 (Movie)

(Music Producer)

The Navigators 2003 (Movie)

(Music)

Sweet Home Alabama 2002 (Movie)

(Music)

Bread and Roses 2001 (Movie)

(Music)

Summer Catch 2001 (Movie)

(Music)

Talking Heads 2: Miss Fozzard Finds Her Feet 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Music

Center Stage 2000 (Movie)

(Music)

Grey Owl 2000 (Movie)

(Music Conductor)

Grey Owl 2000 (Movie)

(Music)

Lucky Numbers 2000 (Movie)

(Music)

Anna and the King 1999 (Movie)

(Music)

Anna and the King 1999 (Movie)

("How Can I Not Love You") (Song)

Anna and the King 1999 (Movie)

score conductor (Music Conductor)

Entropy 1999 (Movie)

(Music)

Fight Club 1999 (Movie)

("Tzigany Waltz") (Song)

Great White Bear 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Music

My Name Is Joe 1999 (Movie)

(Music)

Carla's Song 1998 (Movie)

(Music)

Dangerous Beauty 1998 (Movie)

(Music)

Ever After 1998 (Movie)

(Music)

Living Out Loud 1998 (Movie)

("Low Key Lightly") (Song Performer)

Living Out Loud 1998 (Movie)

(Music)

The Object of My Affection 1998 (Movie)

song producer and arranger("You Were Meant For Me") (Song)

The Object of My Affection 1998 (Movie)

(Music)

The Object of My Affection 1998 (Movie)

score conductor (Music Conductor)

You've Got Mail 1998 (Movie)

(Music)

Heaven's Prisoners 1996 (Movie)

(Music)

In Love and War 1996 (Movie)

(Music)

Land and Freedom 1996 (Movie)

(Music)

Mary Reilly 1996 (Movie)

conductor (Music Conductor)

Mary Reilly 1996 (Movie)

(Music)

Multiplicity 1996 (Movie)

(Music)

The Crucible 1996 (Movie)

orchestra conductor (Music Conductor)

The Woodlanders 1996 (Movie)

(Original Music)

The Woodlanders 1996 (Movie)

(Music)

The Fall of Saigon 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Music

China Moon 1994 (Movie)

orchestrator (Music Arranger)

China Moon 1994 (Movie)

(Music)

Interview With the Vampire 1994 (Movie)

source music supervisor (Music Supervisor)

Interview With the Vampire 1994 (Movie)

music adaptation("Terpsichore and Harp Concerto in B Flat) (Music)

Ladybird, Ladybird 1994 (Movie)

(Music)

Mixed Nuts 1994 (Movie)

(Music)

The Madness of King George 1994 (Movie)

music adaptation (Music)

The Madness of King George 1994 (Movie)

(Original Music)

Born Yesterday 1993 (Movie)

(Original Music)

Born Yesterday 1993 (Movie)

(Music)

Groundhog Day 1993 (Movie)

song producer("Weatherman" "Take Me Round Again") (Song)

Groundhog Day 1993 (Movie)

(Music)

Shadowlands 1993 (Movie)

(Music)

Final Analysis 1992 (Movie)

(Music)

Hero 1992 (Movie)

(Music)

High Heels 1991 (Movie)

songs("Beyond My Control" "A Final Request") (Song)

The Fisher King 1991 (Movie)

song producer("How About You") (Song)

The Fisher King 1991 (Movie)

(Music)

The Trials of Life 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Music

Memphis Belle 1990 (Movie)

(Original Music)

Memphis Belle 1990 (Movie)

(Music)

The Long Walk Home 1990 (Movie)

(Music)

White Palace 1990 (Movie)

(Music)

We're No Angels 1989 (Movie)

(Original Music)

We're No Angels 1989 (Movie)

(Music Conductor)

We're No Angels 1989 (Movie)

(Music)

A Handful of Dust 1988 (Movie)

(Music)

Dangerous Liaisons 1988 (Movie)

(Music)

High Spirits 1988 (Movie)

(Original Music)

High Spirits 1988 (Movie)

(Music)

High Spirits 1988 (Movie)

(Music Conductor)

The 60th Annual Academy Awards Presentation 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Song Performer

The Dressmaker 1988 (Movie)

(Music)

White Mischief 1988 (Movie)

(Music)

White of the Eye 1988 (Movie)

music director (Music)

White of the Eye 1988 (Movie)

("Slim Jenkins Joint") (Music Arranger)

84 Charing Cross Road 1987 (Movie)

(Music)

Cry Freedom 1987 (Movie)

(Music Arranger)

Cry Freedom 1987 (Movie)

music director (Music)

Clockwise 1986 (Movie)

(Music)

The Company of Wolves 1985 (Movie)

(Music)

Billy the Kid and the Green Baize Vampire 1984 (Movie)

(Music Conductor)

Past Caring 1984 (Movie)

(Music)

The Ghost Writer 1983 - 1984 (TV Show)

Music

An Englishman Abroad 1982 (Movie)

(Music)

Bergerac 1981 - 1982 (TV Show)

Theme Music

Bloody Kids 1982 (Movie)

(Music)

Gandhi 1982 (Movie)

(Original Music)

Gandhi 1982 (Movie)

(Music)

Loving Walter 1982 (Movie)

(Music)

Runners 1982 (Movie)

music director (Music)

Saigon - Year of the Cat 1982 (Movie)

(Music)

Hussy 1980 (Movie)

(Music)

Private Road 1970 (Movie)

(Music)

102 Boulevard Haussmann (TV Show)

Music

Parole (TV Show)

Music

Planet Earth (TV Show)

Music

Telling Tales (TV Show)

Music

The Jewel in the Crown (TV Show)

Music
Actor (1)

The 60th Annual Academy Awards Presentation 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

Acclaimed composer who has also worked in theater and TV, most notably on the award-winning series "The Jewel in the Crown. " Fenton has worked multiple times with directors Richard Attenborough ("Gandhi" 1982, "Cry Freedom" 1987), Stephen Fears ("Loving Walter" 1983, "Dangerous Liaisons" 1988), Neil Jordan ("The Company of Wolves" 1986 and "High Spirits" 1988) and Charles Sturridge ("Runners" 1983, "A Handful of Dust" 1988).

Milestones

1976

Composed first TV score for Peter Gill's production of "Hitting Town" by Stephen Poliakoff

1974

First major composing commission, writing incidental music for Peter Gill's production of "Twelfth Night" for RSC at Stratford-on-Avon

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