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Stylish composer Ludwig Göransson adds his touch to ‘Star Wars’

With his sidekick, a goldendoodle named Barbara, nearby, Ludwig Göransson sat in his recording studio in Glendale on a morning last month. The 35-year-old Oscar- and Grammy-winning composer was explaining how he came up with the epic sounds for his forthcoming project, Disney+’s “Star Wars” series, “The Mandalorian.” On a large screen near him, scenes…

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‘Ghost Rider’ Series Nixed, ‘Arrow’ Canaries Spin-Off, ‘Breaking Bad’ Trailer, ‘Smallville’s’ Clark Kent in Arrowverse, New ‘Boondocks’ on HBO Max, Sony Merges FUNimation and Aniplex

There’s been lots of geek TV news recently, and we round it up here. The live-action Ghost Rider series at Hulu, which was set to star Gabriel Luna, is no longer in development due to a “creative impasse,” according to Deadline.  The Helstrom series, which was picked up by Hulu at the same time (see…

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Extended transcript: John Williams on Spielberg, “Star Wars,” and the power of music

In this extended transcript of correspondent Tracy Smith’s interview with John Williams for “CBS Sunday Morning,” conducted at Tanglewood (the summer performance home of the Boston Symphony and the Boston Pops), the composer talks about his partnership with director Steven Spielberg, a collaboration unparalleled in film. He also discusses the all-consuming nature of writing music;…

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Preview: John Williams doesn’t listen to his own music once the movies are done

Legendary composer John Williams doesn’t listen to his scores in the final films once they’ve been released, nor does he listen to much music at all, he tells correspondent Tracy Smith in an interview for “CBS Sunday Morning,” to be broadcast September 22. Williams, who wrote the scores for such blockbusters as “Star Wars,” “Indiana…

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