A prolific American composer who contributed scores and original songs to over 150 films, Horner won multiple Grammys for his work on An American Tail (1986), Glory (1989) and Titanic (1997), with the latter also winning him two Oscars. He received BAFTA nominations for Braveheart (1995), Titanic and Avatar (2009).
Read James Horner's Guardian obituary here
James Horner's BAFTA Interview:
On Wednesday 29 April 2015, we were privileged to host an event with composer James Horner at the Royal Albert Hall as part of our Conversations with Screen Composers Series. Sadly, this interview with James would be one of his last before his death on 22 June.