Recipient of the Jerry Goldsmith Award and the International Film Music Critics Award, George Kallis’ music spans the globe.

Kallis has earned acclaim for scoring celebrated film franchises, including Netflix romantic drama hits After We Fell, After Ever Happy, and After Everything by Voltage Pictures. His compositions for Walt Disney Pictures CIS’ fantasy trilogy The Last Warrior, received critical praise with Movie Music UK saying “This is one of the most enjoyable and entertaining fantasy scores of the year”, and earned him a‘Breakthrough Composer of the Year’ award by IFMCA. Previously he composed the epic score for Highlander The Source (Lionsgate), the fifth installment of the Highlander franchise.

In television, Kallis has contributed music for The Santa Clauses (Disney+) starring Tim Allen, Gossip Girl (HBO Max), and composed the opening titles music for the BAFTA and Emmy-winning series Horizon (BBC) and My Life (CBBC). Kallis’ extensive portfolio includes scoring over 50 independent films, and he has been nominated for an African Academy Movie Award for his music on 93 Days, starring Danny Glover. His score and title song I’ll Wait For You for the historical drama Cliffs of Freedom, starring Christopher Plummer, garnered him a Hollywood Music in Media nomination.

Kallis’ work extends with trailer placements for blockbuster films Black Adam, The Black Phone and Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom to name a few, as well as commercial spot compositions for global brands such as McDonalds, Lexus, Mitsubishi and Toshiba.

Born on the island of Cyprus, where musical traditions of the West meet those of the East, Kallis grew up in a diverse music background. As a songwriter, his song After Our Dawn opened at no3 on the BILLBOARD lyric charts and he represented Cyprus in the Eurovision Song Contest with his song ‘It Will Be Love’. He pursued a film composition dual degree at the Berklee College of Music and holds a master’s degree in composition from the Royal College of Music in London.

George is an avid tennis fan, enjoying both watching and playing the sport.

CREDITS