Name: Nicholas Hooper
Born: 1952
Birthplace: United Kingdom

Releases 2

Nicholas Hooper


Nicholas Hooper is a British film and television composer. He has scored the award-winning BBC productions Land of the Tiger and Andes to Amazon, as well as the TV movies The Girl in the Café and My Family and Other Animals among others. Hooper won a BAFTA Award and an Ivor Novello Award for Original Score in 2004 for The Young Visiters and a BAFTA for Best Original Television Music in 2007 for Prime Suspect: The Final Act.


His highest-profile score is for Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, for which he reuinted with old friend director David Yates, with whom he had worked before on The Tichborne ClaimantThe Way We Live NowState of PlayThe Young Visiters and The Girl in the Café. This was Hooper’s first work on a blockbuster film. Hooper was chosen again by Yates for the following Harry Potter film, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, for which he was nominated for a Grammy. However, he chose not to return for the final two installments.


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Discography GRID

2009 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) New Line Records / Decca 28 Tracks
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix 2007 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Warner Bros. Records 18 Tracks