Nicholas Hooper

1952 - Today

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Nicholas Hooper is a British film and television composer and guitarist. 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 scores were for Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix and Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, for which he reunited with old friend director David Yates, with whom he had worked before on The Tichborne Claimant, The Way We Live Now, State of Play, The Young Visiters and The Girl in the Café. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nicholas Hooper has received more than 165,707 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Nicholas Hooper is the 1,116th most popular composer (down from 966th in 2019), the 3,968th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,699th in 2019) and the 70th most popular British Composer.

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  • 17

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  • 4.66

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  • 2.34

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Among composers, Nicholas Hooper ranks 1,116 out of 1,228Before him are Howard Hanson, John Debney, John Kander, H. C. Robbins Landon, Lepo Sumera, and Jocelyn Pook. After him are Earl Scruggs, Ezio Bosso, Franghiz Ali-Zadeh, Hiroyuki Sawano, Charles Tomlinson Griffes, and Alexandre Levy.

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Among people born in 1952, Nicholas Hooper ranks 385Before him are Ricardo Villa, Duncan Regehr, Guzal Sitdikova, KP Sharma Oli, Erick Avari, and Yoshikazu Nagai. After him are Christine Estabrook, Martin Dempsey, Cheick Modibo Diarra, Augustin Bizimungu, Rosemarie Trockel, and Linton Kwesi Johnson.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Nicholas Hooper ranks 3,968 out of 6,924Before him are Dave Greenfield (1949), Stigand (null), Robert Del Naja (1966), Charles Townshend, 2nd Viscount Townshend (1674), Peter Firth (1953), and Ian McLagan (1945). After him are Walter de la Mare (1873), Dave Edmunds (1944), Paul Carrack (1951), Bill Nicholson (1919), Philip Hammond (1955), and Albert Ball (1896).

Among COMPOSERS In United Kingdom

Among composers born in United Kingdom, Nicholas Hooper ranks 70Before him are Thomas Weelkes (1576), Adolph Deutsch (1897), William Sterndale Bennett (1816), Gavin Bryars (1943), David Arnold (1962), and Jocelyn Pook (1960). After him are Rachel Portman (1960), Hamilton Harty (1879), Samuel Arnold (1740), Lennox Berkeley (1903), Peter Warlock (1894), and Edmund Rubbra (1901).