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Lorne Balfe

Lorne Balfe is a Scottish film, television and video game composer and producer. A veteran of Hans Zimmer's Remote Control Productions, Balfe is known for composing music for big-budget movies like 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi, Terminator Genisys, Mission: Impossible - Fallout, and more. DreamWorks 'Home and Penguins of Madagascar' cartoons, as well as Assassin's Creed: Revelations, Assassin's Creed III, Crysis 2, Skylanders and the Call of Duty video games. He also scored for The Bible TV series, Marcella, The Crown and Genius, after which he was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Best Original Theme Music. Balfe attended Fettes College in Edinburgh, where he obtained a music scholarship.

Also known as Oswin Mackintosh
Born February 23, 1976, Inverness, Scotland, UK
Genres Film scores, video game score, electronic, new age, ambient, rock, alternative rock, jazz
Occupation(s) Composer, music producer
Years active 1999–present
Associated acts Hans Zimmer, Remote Control Productions

About Lorne Balfe

British composer known for his contributions to hit films like The Dark Knight Rises as well as video games like Assassin's Creed III.

Lorne Balfe before fame

He began his career by writing jingles for the radio station Radio Forth.

Achievement of Lorne Balfe

He helped to produce Oscar-nominated scores with his work on the films Sherlock Holmes and Inception.

Lorne Balfe family life

His father David was a rock musician.

Associations of Lorne Balfe

He has frequently collaborated with Hans Zimmer on a number of scores for films like The Dark Knight Rises.

Top Facts You Did Not Know About Lorne Balfe

Composers of Scottish Film Reviews. Composers of British film reviews. Those who studied at Fettes College. Video game composer

Latest information about Lorne Balfe updated on July 23 2021.