The Good Wife
David is a British film composer living in Los Angeles. He has worked with many prominent filmmakers including Ridley and Tony Scott, Ben Affleck, Joel Schumacher, Rob Minkoff, Luc Besson, Pierre Morel, Taylor Hackford and Louis Leterrier. Notable recent film scores include THE TOWN and THE FORBIDDEN KINGDOM. He is also the composer for the critically acclaimed CBS TV show THE GOOD WIFE, now in it’s seventh season, and has recently provided the score for WB/Rocksteady game: BATMAN, ARKHAM KNIGHT. Upcoming projects include Sacha Baron Cohen’s THE BROTHERS GRIMSBY for Columbia, Shane Black and Joel Silver’s THE NICE GUYS for Warner Brothers, and the PBS Miniseries MERCY STREET.
David’s first involvement with film music was as a choirboy performing on Peter Gabriel’s score for Martin Scorsese’s THE LAST TEMPTATION OF CHRIST. He continued his musical education at Cambridge University where he subsequently taught music. After graduating, he moved to London and began a successful career writing music for TV shows and commercials. In 2006 David moved to LA to become an additional writer on a number of Harry Gregson-Williams’ scores including SHREK, GONE BABY GONE, FLUSHED AWAY, ARTHUR CHRISTMAS, PRINCE OF PERSIA and THE NUMBER 23. He has also contributed music to the video game, METAL GEAR SOLID 4, and the TV show, SHREK THE HALLS. He has also written additional music for Danny Elfman on films including AMERICAN HUSTLE, BIG EYES & FIFTY SHADES OF GREY (including the choral piece BLISS) and Hans Zimmer & Rupert Gregson-Williams on WINTER’S TALE.
David was recently honored as a BRIT TO WATCH by BAFTA and has been the recipient of numerous BMI AWARDS.