Ramin Djawadi has been tapped to score the upcoming sci-fi action thriller Edge of Tomorrow. The film is directed by Doug Liman and stars Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt, Bill Paxton, Kick Gurry, Dragomir Mrsic, Charlotte Riley, Jonas Armstrong and Franz Drameh. The movie based on the novel All You Need Is Kill by Hiroshi Sakurazaka is set in the near future when an alien race has hit the Earth in an unrelenting assault and follows an officer who finds himself reliving his last day over and over after being killed. D.W. Harper, Jez Butterworth & John-Henry Butterworth (Fair Game) and Christopher McQuarrie (Jack Reacher, The Usual Suspects) have adapted the material for the screen. Erwin Stoff (Constantine, Water for Elephants), Tom Lassally (Stay), Jason Hoffs, Gregory Jacobs (Magic Mike, Contagion) and Jeffrey Silver (TRON: Legacy, 300) are producing the Village Roadshow Pictures production. Liman’s previous four features The Bourne Identity, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, Jumper and Fair Game were scored by John Powell. Edge of Tomorrow is set to be released on June 6, 2014 by Warner Bros. Pictures.
Djawadi who is coming off scoring this summer’s Pacific Rim for Guillermo Del Toro, as well as the latest seasons of Game of Thrones and Person of Interest also has the animated feature The House of Magic coming up. The film is directed by Ben Stassen and Jeremy Degruson and follows an abandoned young cat who seeking shelter from a storm and stumbles into the strangest house imaginable, owned by an old magician and inhabited by a dazzling array of automatons and gizmos. The nWave Pictures production is produced by Stassen and Caroline Can Iseghem. Djawadi has previously scored the studio’s features Fly Me to the Moon 3D, A Turtle’s Tale: Sammy’s Adventure and its sequel, as well as the upcoming African Safari 3D. The House of Magic is set to be released this Christmas in France and next year in various international markets.