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Atli Örvarsson Receives BAFTA Award

Atli Örvarsson, a film composer, received a BAFTA award for his music in the American Sci-fi TV series Silo. The award ceremony was held in London on April 28. This was the first time Atli had been nominated for the awards.


Silo is available for streaming on Apple TV+. The lead role in the series is played by Swedish actress Rebecca Ferguson, known for her roles in Misstion Impossible and Dune.

Also nominated in the same category were Adiescar Chase for his music in the series Heartstopper, Blair Mowat for Nolly, and Natalie Holt for Loki.

Atli Örvarsson is an established Icelandic composer, known for his scores to Vantage Point, Netflix's Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga starring Will Ferrell and Rachel McAdams, as well as the action comedies The Hitman's Bodyguard and its sequel The Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard featuring Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, and Salma Hayek.