Lorne Balfe (Mission: Impossible: Fallout, Black WidowTop Gun: MaverickThe LEGO Batman MovieHis Dark MaterialsBad Boys for Life) has been tapped to score the upcoming romantic comedy Ticket to Paradise. The film is directed by Ol Parker (Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again, Imagine Me & You) and stars George Clooney and Julia Roberts. The movie follows two exes who find themselves on a shared mission to stop their lovestruck daughter from making the same mistake they once made. Parker also co-wrote the screenplay with Daniel Pipski. Roberts & Clooney are also producing the project with Working Title’s Tim Beva & Eric Fellner (Atonement, The Theory of Everything), Sarah Harvey, Deborah Balderstone (Palm Beach, Gone), Smokehouse Pictures’ Grant Heslov (Argo, Good Night, and Good Luck) and Red Om Films’ Lisa Roberts Gillan and Marisa Yeres Gill. Ticket to Paradise is set to open in UK theaters on September 16 and will be released in U.S. theaters nationwide on October 21, 2022 by Universal Pictures. Visit the official movie website for more information.

Balfe’s other upcoming feature projects include Christopher McQuarrie’s Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning – Part One & Two, Henry Joost’s & Ariel Schulman’s Secret Headquarters and Jon S. Baird’s Tetris.

  1. Bernd-Helmut Heine says:

    Do you remember the times when composers like Alan Silvestri, James Newton Howard or even Christopher Young used to score (romantic) comedies like this? Long dead and gone…

    • Andreas says:

      Lorne Balfe is now what those old guys where 15 years ago.
      It’s great seeing his success rise.He worked on The Holiday so interested to see what he comes up with for this soundtrack.

  2. Peter Michaels says:

    Lorne’s music career is so versatile.Ambulance then Wheel of Time then Man vs Bee shows how versatile he is.

  3. Andy says:

    Is this Balfe’s first romantic comedy?Interested to see what he comes up with.Definitely in demand.