Emmy Award-winning composer Brandon Roberts’ music can be heard in Free Solo, the Academy Award-winning National Geographic documentary that won the Emmy for Best Music Composition for a Documentary for both Brandon and Marco Beltrami. From the pulsing action of World War Z, Logan, to the period drama of AMC’s TURN: Washington Spies, Brandon Roberts’ music can be found all over the film-scoring world today.
Upon graduating from the USC Scoring for Motion Pictures and Television graduate program, Brandon continued composing for films, television and albums in a wide range of styles. Composition projects include large-scale feature films such as the horror film A Quiet Place, Logan, The Wolverine, and Paramount’s World War Z. In addition, he has composed for several independent features including The Woman In Black, Warm Bodies, and The Giver.
Brandon’s music can be found in acclaimed television shows including Battlestar Galactica, Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, V, and AMC’s Revolutionary War spy drama, TURN: Washington’s Spies. Most recently, Brandon completed the score to the CBS All Access reboot of The Twilight Zone narrated by Jordan Peele, with frequent collaborator Marco Beltrami, as well as Unbroken: Path To Redemption for Universal Pictures. Currently, he is co-scoring with Marco Beltrami for Fox’s Kirsten Stewart thriller, Underwater, set to release in 2019.
Brandon developed his musical interests at a young age earning awards from Clint Eastwood and The Monterrey Jazz Festival. He began writing for orchestra and soon entered into the prestigious USC Scoring for Motion Pictures and Television graduate program, where he studied with industry greats including Elmer Bernstein and David Raksin. Brandon currently resides in Tarzana, CA.