Michael Connell

MUSIC EDITOR

Welcome

Michael Connell has worked as a music editor in feature films since 1984 with many composers, on some of the biggest International films.  He has been nominated by the MPSE several times for his work, and won two Golden Reels, Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit and The Butcher Boy.

Michael is a member of MPSE and World Soundtrack Academy.

Recent Work

Michael is currently working on Sing 2, the sequel to Sing, which stars Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Seth MacFarlane, Scarlett Johansson, Nick Kroll, Taron Egerton and Tori Kelly, reprising their roles from the first film.  Directed by Garth Jennings and Christophe Lourdelet, music by Joby Talbot.

Michael worked on Warner Bros’ animated film, Tom & Jerry, starring Chloë Grace MoretzKen JeongMichael Peña, directed by Tim Story, music by Mark Mancina.

Other recent work this last year, includes: Four Kids and It, directed by Andy De Emmony, with Matthew GoodePaula PattonMichael Caine, music by Anne Nikitin;  The Secret Garden directed by Marc Munden;  The Aftermath, directed by James Kentmusic by Martin Phipps

Sing 2 Poster

Sing 2

A sequel to the 2016 film Sing, which Michael worked one, due for release December 2021.

Tom & Jerry Poster

Tom & Jerry

Adaption of the classic Hanna-Barbera property, which reveals how Tom and Jerry first meet and form their rivalry.

four kids and it

Four Kids and It

A group of kids on holiday in Cornwall meet a magical creature on the beach with the power to grant wishes.

The Secret Garden poster

THE secret garden

A girl discovers a magical garden hidden at her uncle’s house.

THE AFTERMATH

Post World War II, a British colonel and his wife are assigned to live in Hamburg during the post-war reconstruction, but tensions arise with the German who previously owned the house.

CITY OF LIES

Russell Poole and Jack Jackson investigate the murders of rappers Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur.