AiF member, Bryce Jacobs, has signed with INXS manager Chris Murphy's Sydney-based rights management firm, Murphy Rights Management (MRM). Jacobs is a songwriter, compose and producer and protégés of renowned Oscar-winning German film composer and music producer, Hans Zimmer.
Together with Emmy nominated composer Ramin Djawadi, Jacobs is known for his work on Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
and Puss in Boots.
Most recently, Jacobs worked with Zimmer on Ron Howard's Niki Lauda biopic, Rush.
He also provided the score for Brian Trenchard-Smith's action comedy, Drive Hard.
Jacobs' TV credits include Prison Break and Breakout Kings and Chicago Fire.
"I really believe that cultivating areas in your arsenal that are unique to you will always give you an edge," says Jacobs.
"I think persistence and an ongoing accurate evaluation of your self worth and how you can build upon that is paramount as well as a lot of faith and hope that you are on the right path along the way. Australians are known for our strong work ethic and our innovative approaches. I've always been very proud of that as an Aussie working in the States."
"I am truly excited to be working with CM and his team,” Jacobs says of his deal. “CM is someone who not only has an extremely impressive history, but also continually cultivates a sharp and global approach of ingenuity through dynamic thought processes. I very much look forward to the path that lies ahead."
"Bryce Jacobs is one of the most talented and innovative songwriters, arrangers and producers I've ever met. He is a major new signing for MRM!" said Murphy.