A b o u t

Niall Byrne
Composer
Niall studied piano and composition at the Royal Irish Academy of Music. He was awarded first prize at the 1992 Dublin Film Festival's music competition, chaired by composer Michael Nyman. Since then he has composed music for films, animation and television drama. He has received several IFTA award nominations. In 2013 he won the IFTA award for Best Original Score for the BBC film 'Loving Miss Hatto'. In 2017 he received the Venus award at the Badalona Film Festival in Barcelona. Recent film credits include the psychological thriller 'In Darkness'. Recent animation include the series 'Peek Zoo', nominated for Best Score at the 2019 Irish Animation Awards. Notable television dramas include BAFTA award-winning ITV drama series 'Little Boy Blue'. More recently he scored 'Manhunt', ITV's highest rated new drama series since 'Broadchurch'.


 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

Representation: Lynda Mamy at United Agents