Nick Foster is a BAFTA-winning composer, arranger and producer of music for television, commercials and film. Working both solo and in collaboration from Air Studios, London, Nick has made his name composing scores for television shows in the UK and US including Timewasters, Bounty Hunters, the Derren Brown specials (including the controversial 2018 Netflix specials, Sacrifice and The Push), Cuckoo, the Emmy-winning Hank Zipzer for the BBC, and the popular animated series, Thunderbirds Are Go, which Nick composes with brother Ben Foster, and for which they were BAFTA, MAS and BAA-nominated last year.
Nick is also renowned for his work in advertising; among recent credits are Stella Artois’ worldwide 2018 relaunch “Pockets”, directed by Andreas Nilsson, Amazon’s global 2017 holiday campaign “Give A Little Bit”, directed by Nick Gordon, Danny Kleinman's “Boiler” for Specsavers, and ‘When You Love Something Let It Show’ for the BBC, directed by Vaughan Arnell.
His work has been recognised with awards including two D&AD pencils, two British Arrows, a Clio, an MAS and a Kinsale Shark, along with two BAFTAs for his work on Derren Brown : Apocalypse and The Cube.
In film, his work has featured in Ryan Gosling's 'Blue Valentine', along with additional music on Peter Raeburn's score for 'The Lie', directed by Joshua Leonard, and “Molly Moon - The Incredible Hypnotist”. His music was featured on 'Creating Freedom - Lottery of Birth', nominated for Best Documentary at Raindance.
Nick recently finished scoring the BBC’s new 13-part teen drama The A List, and Season 2 of Porters for UKTV with Oli Julian, and is now working on Season 2 of Timewasters, along with a sixth block of Thunderbirds Are Go! episodes with Ben Foster.