Photos with Benson Taylor
BiographyBradford, Yorkshire, England, UK
British-born Benson Taylor is a Film, Television & Video Game composer currently scoring Mathew Cullen's 'London Fields' starring Johnny Depp, Amber Heard, Theo James, Jim Sturgess & Billy Bob Thornton. Benson has written original music for Universal Pictures, Paramount Pictures, the Walt Disney Company, Dreamworks SKG, the Discovery Channel, National Geographic, Coca Cola & Fox Television amongst many others. In December 2013 Benson won 'Best Original Music' for his score to 'Fear of Water' at the Monaco International Film Festival. Read more... Angeles with composer & orchestrator Lennie Moore. Benson has also trained professionally with Emmy Award-winning Hummie Mann and Grammy Award-winning Mark Mancina. He has been the resident composer for the NFL Super Bowl since 2009 to present. The broadcast in 2009 was the second-most-watched Super Bowl in history, and the third-most-watched U.S. television program of any kind. Recently, his music was used within The Big Bang Theory & The Ricky Gervais Show, and also across several other shows & large networks. Benson's music has featured in BAFTA Award-winning and EMMY Award-winning shows and he has written music for movie projects, including James Cameron's Avatar, Clash of the Titans, The Blind Side, Fame, The Expendables, Transformers, Transcendence and more. In 2012 Benson founded the music label Insidious Music in Los Angeles, producing licensable cues for film, television, trailers and video games. Reaching audiences that span hundreds of millions of people, Benson's music is known across many mediums and genres internationally.