Interview: Composer Bear McCreary Discusses ‘The Music Of Monsters’, His Career & Influences, Including Battlestar Gallactica, Child’s Play, God of War, & More! (SDCC 2019)

Bear McCreary

Last month at San Diego Comic-Con 2019, an exclusive group of journalists was invited to an extended interview with one of today’s best working composers – Bear McCreary. McCreary was attending the convention to promote his work in Godzilla: King of the Monsters with a panel titled “The Music of Monsters: Kaiju Concerto With Composer Bear McCreary.” While the interview was intended to focus on his more recent work (he’s composed five scores in …

EXCLUSIVE: Composer Bear McCreary Talks Remaking The Godzilla Song & Working With Serj Tankian! (SDCC 2019)

Bear Mccreary

Last weekend at San Diego Comic-Con 2019, Age of the Nerd had the opportunity to sit down with prolific composer Bear McCreary for a quick one-on-one interview about his recent work on Godzilla: King of the Monsters. While our expanded roundtable discussion will be available in the coming days, our exclusive interview focused on McCreary’s remake of Blue Oyster Cult song, “Godzilla” for the film.

During the interview, we discuss what McCreary nerds …

ORION PICTURES SETS ACCLAIMED COMPOSER BEAR MCCREARY FOR CHILD’S PLAY

Orion Pictures announced today that Emmy® and BAFTA Award-winn composer Bear McCreary (“The Walking Dead,” “Battlestar Galactica,” “10 Cloverfield Lane”) has been brought on to score the reimagining of the 1988 horror classic CHILD’S PLAY. The upcoming film follows Karen (Aubrey Plaza), a single mother who gifts her son Andy (Gabriel Bateman) a Buddi doll, unaware of its more sinister nature and stars Plaza, Bateman, Brian Tyree Henry and recently revealed Mark Hamill as the …