Christopher Lennertz is an award winning composer for film, television, and video games. He has already scored over 40 feature films, five network television series, and over a dozen video games. Lennertz has achieved high-success in a wide variety of genres from star-studded comedies to family films to action packed adventures. From his 1960s infused score for Think Like A Man to his comedic score for Horrible Bosses, Lennertz’s adeptness for a multitude of genres has put him on the map time and time again. Lennertz most recently scored the Jason Bateman and Melissa McCarthy Comedy Identity Thief, for which he reunited with Horrible Bosses director Seth Gordon.
His knack for comedy is undeniable through films like The Comebacks, The Perfect Holiday, and the cult classic spoofs Vampires Suck and Meet the Spartans. He’s also contributed his unique brand of humor to several hit family films including Alvin and the Chipmunks, Hop, Marmaduke and Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore. Furthermore, he’s tapped into the indie world, scoring critically acclaimed films like Alfred P. Sloan winner Adam and Tortilla Heaven, which garnered him the very first Film Music award for Best Independent Film Score.
While Christopher Lennertz has achieved huge success in lighter genres, his real start was in the action adventure world with projects like Clive Barker’s Saint Sinner, for which he was named Best New Composer by Cinemusic. Lennertz currently scores NBC’s number one new show Revolution. He also is currently scoring his eighth consecutive season of the CW’s Supernatural, for which he received an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Underscore in a Drama Series. His other accolades include Best Original Score by the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences for Gun and Medal of Honor: Rising Sun.