Having already gained the Golden Lion on the Venice Film Festival earlier this yr, Warner Bros. Pictures and DC Films’ Joker is not carried out filling up its trophy case simply but. The Hollywood Music in Media Awards revealed their listing of nominees for 2019 which incorporates numerous comedian ebook and superhero movies, with Joker nabbing a nomination for composer Hildur Guðnadóttir in the primary Original Score – Feature Film class. This marks the primary nomination for the Icelandic musician and composer on the Hollywood Music in Media Awards. She gained a Primetime Emmy Award in September for her work on the HBO restricted Series Chernobyl and can be nominated for an HMMA for her work on the sequence.
Joker wasn’t the one fan-favorite movie to nab a nomination both because the Original Score – Sci-fi/Fantasy class was properly represented. Nominees in that class for this yr embrace Alan Silvestri for Avengers: Endgame, Hans Zimmer for Dark Phoenix, Benjami Wallfisch for Shazam, and Michael Giacchino for Spider-Man: Far From Home. Last yr’s prize for Original Score- Sci-Fi/Fantasy was awarded to composer Ludwig Goransson for Marvel Studios’ Black Panther, Goransson went on to win the Academy Award for his work on the movie as properly.
It’s possible this would possibly not be the final we hear of Joker grabbing award nominations because the Awards season formally ramps up for the yr. Warner Bros. Pictures’ official “For Your Consideration” web site has revealed the entire classes for which studio might be pushing the blockbuster movie together with Best Picture, Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Cinematography, and naturally Best Actor for star Joaquin Phoenix in addition to many, many extra. In the imply time, Joker continues to dominate the field workplace, crossing the $300 million mark domestically and inching nearer to $1 billion worldwide.
Nominations for the Hollywood Music in Media Awards are decided by the HMMA Selections Committee which consists of trade professionals like music supervisors, licensors, composers, musicians, producers, publicists, journalists, managers, and publishers. Winners might be chosen by music-media trade professionals together with members of te Society of Composers and Lyricists (SCL), The Television Academy, the AMPAS Music Branch, NARAS, the HMMA Advisory Board, performing rights organizations, movie music journalists, choose music executives and the HMMA Voting Academy. The ceremony might be held November 20 on the Avalon in Hollywood.
You can learn the entire listing of nominees by clicking right here.