Luke Richards is a UK/US nationality composer currently based in London. He has contributed to the scores for Transformers: The Last Knight, Jason Bourne, the Oscar-nominated film American Hustle, the TV show The Good Wife and the best-selling video game series, Call of Duty.
Luke’s recent work has involved working with composer Steve Jablonsky writing additional music for Transfomers: The Last Knight, starring Mark Wahlberg, Anthony Hopkins and directed by Michael Bay. In 2018 he worked with Jablonsky again providing additional music for Skyscraper, starring Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson. Previously in 2016 Luke provided additional arrangements on John Powell and David Buckley’s score for Jason Bourne.
Working on solo projects he recently scored the feature film The Gettysburg Address starring Matthew Broderick and Oscar nominated actor David Strathairn, followed in by eHero, starring Sean Astin (Lord of the Rings, Stranger Things). His music for Remembering the Fallen won Best Original Score at the Los Angeles Movie Awards.
Luke’s involvement in film music began in 2009, when after completing his music degree in the UK, he relocated to Los Angeles. In 2010 he started working for Harry Gregson-Williams. For 2012-2014 he was based out of Hans Zimmer’s studio, Remote Control Productions, where he worked with composer David Buckley on high profile film and television projects, including The Good Wife and Call of Duty: Ghosts.
His music has been recorded at Abbey Road Studios, The Eastwood Scoring Stage at Warner Bros, The Newman Scoring Stage at 20th Century Fox and the Synchron Stage in Vienna.