Biography


Scott completed scoring ‘Strike Back / Legacy the fifth and final series of HBO/SKY1’s hugely successful action drama which is currently being aired worldwide. He has composed for the show since it’s creation in 2010.

Recently he began work on the score to an exciting new feature documentary due for release in 2016.

In 2013/14, he scored BBC1’s documentary series ‘The Prisoners’ and ‘Strike Back 4/ Shadow Warfare’, for which he also made a soundtrack album.

In 2012 as well as ‘Strikeback/Vengeance’, he scored the television movie ‘The Kidnap Diaries’ for director Norman Hull. The film tells the story of Sean Langan, a journalist who was captured and held hostage by the Taliban whilst trying to film their training camps. They also worked together on ‘My Girlfriend Became 3 Boys’.

Scott teamed up with composer Lucas Vidal in 2011 to collaborate on ‘The Raven’, a feature film starring John Cusack and ‘Cold Light of Day’, starring Bruce Willis and Sigourney Weaver. Scott crafted electronic textures and rock guitars to accompany Lucas’ orchestral score. He then went on to score ‘Strikeback / Project Dawn’.

In 2010 Lionsgate’s UK horror film ‘Psychosis’, and Met Film’s feature documentary ‘Men Who Swim’. were released with scores by Scott, who spent the rest of the year composing Series One of ‘Strike Back’.

Scott has collaborated with composers Ilan Eshkeri and Magnus Feinnes on on Lynda La Plante’s ‘Trial and Retribution’, ‘Injustice’(ITV), Series 4 and 5 of ‘Murphy’s Law’, ‘The Last Enemy’’’ and the HBO drama ‘5 days’ respectivley.  Other television series Scott has scored include the ITV drama series ‘The Fixer and Series 8 of the BBC1 drama ‘Waking the Dead’.

Over the past decade Scott has worked with many acclaimed film industry figures, composing and programming for feature films including the No.1 US box office hit ‘Kick Ass’, the Wachowski Brothers’ martial arts epic ‘Ninja Assassin’, ‘Stardust’, directed by Matthew Vaughn, and the multi award-winning ‘Strength and Honour’, directed by Mark Mahon. Scott co-wrote the Oscar short listed song ‘Only You’, performed by Sinead O’Connor, and has provided feature songs and bespoke soundtrack material for many hit films such as ‘Black Hawk Down’, ‘The Diving Bell and the Butterfly’, ‘Battle for Haditha’, ‘Mike Basset England Manager’ and ‘Mr and Mrs Smith’.

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