Andrew Lockington is a Canadian film and television score composer.
He has composed the complete scores for over three dozen films, including Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008),Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013), San Andreas (2015), and The Space Between Us (2017).
He received the Breakout Composer of the Year Award from the 2009 International Film Music Critics Association (IFMCA) Awards, for his scores for Journey to the Center of the Earth and City of Ember respectively. He was also nominated for Best Original Score for a Fantasy/Science Fiction Film, for City of Ember. On November 24, 2021, Lockington was asked what drew him to Mayor of Kingstown and what was the biggest challenge of the project? To which he revealed that he was introduced to it via Taylor Sheridan. He mentions how he had been a massive fan and am still a massive fan of his writing and directing. So, it was a really humbling thing to get an opportunity to work with him. What I loved about the story, especially in a time where there’s so many labels on people – you know, politics are almost a religion and you’re either in one camp or another camp; and it just feels like the world has a lot of little subsectors and groups. A lot of people are talking and no one is listening. And what Taylor has done is written a story about a system that’s broken – the prison system in the U.S. – and really given an opportunity to – because there’s a lot of darkness and there needed to be a lot of darkness in the score, and this really challenged himwith all of this music to find the humanity in all of these groups, the good and the bad...
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