Rob Lord

Rob Lord

Film

Troop Zero

Biography

One of the UK’s most sought-after and diverse composers, Rob’s award-winning scores and songs can be heard in films such as Amazon Studio’s Troop Zero starring Oscar winners Viola Davis and Allison Janney, Universal Pictures boxing biopic I Am Duran with Robert De Niro, comedy features Apartment 12 starring Mark Ruffalo and Higher Grounds with Derry Girl’s Saoirse-Monica Jackson, sci-fi movie Slipstream starring Sean Astin and Vinnie Jones and horror films Writer’s Retreat, Pumpkinhead: Ashes to Ashes with Lance Henrickson and The Fallow Field among others.

 

Other notable credits include the BAFTA and RTS award-nominated documentary The Girl Who Talked To Dolphins for the BBC, and the multi-award-winning US sci-fi drama series RCVR as well as multiple credits in animation, factual and documentary television. He recently provided music and sound design for the artist Ai Weiwei's landmark exhibition at London’s Royal Academy of Arts. Rob has also scored video game titles for a host of publishers and developers including Eidos, Sony, Disney, Sega, Codemasters, Perfect Entertainment and Microsoft.

 

In a previous life having graduated from Art College Rob toured and recorded for a number of high profile groups playing keyboards and guitar for Dodgy, The Primitives, Voice of the Beehive, The Connells and Paul Oakenfold’s Grace for whom Rob wrote the UK hit "You’re Not Mine." Rob also had his own bands Vagabond Joy and Starpower signed to EMI and Rough Trade respectively and released his own Krautrock influenced music under the name Ausgang as well as appearing on two Mute Records collections of electronica. Rob holds full UK, French and Irish passports and citizenships.


Links

Website: www.roblord.com

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