Rupert Gregson-Williams

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Rupert Gregson-Williams
Born (1966-10-12) October 12, 1966 (age 52)
Chichester,[citation needed] England, United Kingdom
GenresFilm score
Years active1998–present
Associated actsHarry Gregson-Williams (brother)

Rupert Gregson-Williams (born October 12, 1966) is a British composer of motion picture and television scores. Educated at St John's College, Cambridge, choir school and Lancing College, he is the younger brother of film composer Harry Gregson-Williams and he is a member of Hans Zimmer's Remote Control Productions team of composers.

His filmography includes Hotel Rwanda, for which he was awarded the European Film composer award, Hacksaw Ridge, Wonder Woman, Over the Hedge, Bee Movie, Zookeeper, Made of Honor, Bedtime Stories, and numerous films by Happy Madison Productions, many of which star Adam Sandler. His most notable works in television include Veep and The Crown. He has received a nomination for a Primetime Emmy Award and a recipient of a BMI Award and a European Film Award.



Year Title Director(s) Studio(s) Notes
1998 The Prince of Egypt Brenda Chapman
Steve Hickner
Simon Wells
DreamWorks Animation Choral conductor
Score composed by Hans Zimmer
1998 Urban Ghost Story Geneviève Joliffe Living Spirit Pictures
Panorama Entertainment
1998 Antz Eric Darnell
Tim Johnson
DreamWorks Pictures
Pacific Data Images
Choral conductor
Score composed by John Powell & Harry Gregson-Williams
1999 Virtual Sexuality Nick Hurran Columbia Pictures
1999 Muppets from Space Tim Hill Columbia Pictures
Jim Henson Pictures
Score composed by Jamshied Sharifi


Year Title Director(s) Studio(s) Notes
2000 The Road to El Dorado Bibo Bergeron
Don Paul
DreamWorks Animation
DreamWorks Pictures
Score composed by Hans Zimmer and John Powell
2001 Princess of Thieves Peter Hewitt Granada Productions
2001 Hannibal Ridley Scott De Laurentiis Company
Scott Free Productions
Choral conductor
Score composed by Hans Zimmer
2002 Thunderpants Peter Hewitt Pathé Distribution
Undertaking Betty Nick Hurran Miramax Films
2003 What a Girl Wants Dennie Gordon Warner Bros. Pictures
Crime Spree Brad Mirman DEJ Productions
The Night We Called It a Day Paul Goldman Icon Entertainment
2004 Hotel Rwanda Terry George United Artists
2004 King Arthur Antoine Fuqua Touchstone Pictures Additional Music with Moya Brennan, Nick Glennie-Smith, Trevor Morris & Blake Neely
Score composed by Hans Zimmer
2005 Love + Hate Dominic Savage BBC Films
2005 The Curse of the Were-Rabbit Nick Park
Steve Box
Aardman Animations
Dreamworks Animation
Paramount Pictures
Additional Music with Lorne Balfe, James Dooley, Halli Cauthery & Alastair King
Score composed by Julian Nott
2006 Over the Hedge Tim Johnson
Karey Kirkpatrick
DreamWorks Animation
Paramount Pictures
The Holiday Nancy Meyers Relativity Media
Columbia Pictures
Score composed by Hans Zimmer
Click Frank Coraci Columbia Pictures
Happy Madison
2007 I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry Dennis Dugan Universal Pictures
Happy Madison
Bee Movie Steve Hickner
Simon J. Smith
DreamWorks Animation
Columbus 81 Productions
Paramount Pictures
2008 Made of Honor Paul Weiland Columbia Pictures
You Don't Mess with the Zohan Dennis Dugan Columbia Pictures
Happy Madison
Bedtime Stories[1] Adam Shankman Walt Disney Pictures
Happy Madison
2009 The Maiden Heist Peter Hewitt Yari Film Group


Year Title Director(s) Studio(s) Note(s)
2010 Grown Ups Dennis Dugan Columbia Pictures
Happy Madison
2011 Just Go with It
Zookeeper Frank Coraci
Jack & Jill Dennis Dugan
2012 That's My Boy Sean Anders
Here Comes the Boom Frank Coraci
2013 Grown Ups 2 Dennis Dugan
2013 The Lone Ranger Gore Verbinski Walt Disney Pictures
Infinitum Nihil
Additional Music with Lorne Balfe, Steve Mazzaro, Andrew Kawczynski & Jasha Klebe
Score composed by Hans Zimmer
2014 Winter's Tale Akiva Goldsman Warner Bros. Pictures with Hans Zimmer
Additional Music by David Buckley & Halli Cauthery
Blended Frank Coraci Warner Bros. Pictures
Happy Madison
Postman Pat: The Movie Mike Disa Icon Productions
Rubicon Group Holding
2015 Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 Andy Fickman Columbia Pictures
Happy Madison
The Ridiculous Six Frank Coraci Netflix
Happy Madison
with Elmo Weber
Open Season: Scared Silly David Feiss Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Sony Pictures Animation
with Dominic Lewis
2016 The Do-Over Steven Brill Netflix
Happy Madison
The Legend of Tarzan David Yates Warner Bros. Pictures
Hacksaw Ridge[2] Mel Gibson Summit Entertainment
2017 Sandy Wexler Steven Brill Netflix
Happy Madison
Wonder Woman[3] Patty Jenkins Warner Bros. Pictures
2018 The Week Of Robert Smigel Netflix
Happy Madison
Terminal Vaughn Stein RLJE Films with Anthony Clarke
Aquaman[4] James Wan Warner Bros. Pictures
2019 Abominable Jill Culton DreamWorks Animation
Pearl Studio


Year Programme
1999 Extremely Dangerous
1999–2003 At Home with the Braithwaites
2000 Take a Girl Like You
2001 Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story
2001 The Wonderful World of Disney
2004 William and Mary
2004 Long Way Round
2005–2007 The Last Detective
2006 Born Equal
2009 The Prisoner
2012 Veep
2014 Agatha Raisin: The Quiche of Death
2015 Virtuso
2016–pres. The Crown
2017 The Alienist

Video games[edit]

Year Title
2005 Battlefield 2: Modern Combat


  1. ^ Rupert Gregson-Williams scores Bedtime Stories. Retrieved 2008-12-17.
  2. ^ Jonathan Broxton (November 1, 2016). "HACKSAW RIDGE – Rupert Gregson-Williams". Movie Music UK. Retrieved November 10, 2017.
  3. ^ "Exclusive: Stream Track From Rupert Gregson-Williams' 'Hacksaw Ridge' Score, Composer Talks 'Wonder Woman,' Mel Gibson, More". The Playlist. Retrieved 3 November 2016.
  4. ^ "Rupert Gregson-Williams to Score James Wan's 'Aquaman'". Film Music Reporter. Retrieved 7 March 2018.

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