Premiering on Friday, May 8 is the Netflix original series Grace and Frankie and created by Marta Kauffman & Howard J. Morris and starring Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Martin Sheen, Sam Waterston, Brooklyn Decker, Ethan Embry, Baron Vaughn and June Diane Raphael. Michael Skloff (Friends, Dream On, Jessie) and Sam KS are composing the show’s original music. To learn more about the comedy, visit our scoring assignment announcement. The full first season of Grace and Frankie will be available this Friday on Netflix.
Premiering on Saturday, May 9 on Lifetime is the indie drama Stockholm, Pennsylvania written and directed by Nikole Beckwith and starring Saoirse Ronan, Cynthia Nixon, Jason Isaacs and David Warshofsky. Nora Kroll-Rosenbaum has composed the film’s original music. Pennsylvania, Stockholm follows a young woman is returned home to her biological parents after living with her abductor for 17 years. The drama premiered at this year’s Sundance Film Festival and was picked up by Lifetime for a TV premiere this Saturday. Visit the official movie website to learn more about the film.
Missing from last week’s TV music roundup was the Lifetime original movie Cleveland Abduction directed by Alex Kalymnios, executive produced by Judith Verno & Frank von Zerneck and starring Taryn Manning, Raymond Cruz, Samantha Droke, Katie Sarife, Pam Grier and Joe Morton. The film’s original music is composed by Tony Morales (Scorpion, Bloodline, The Bag Man, Hatfields & McCoys). Cleveland Abduction tells the true story of Michelle Knight, a 21-year-old single mom whose life was irrevocably changed by a chance encounter with an unsuspected criminal. The drama premiered this past Saturday, May 2 on Lifetime. Visit the official movie website for more information.