Barry Levinson’s The Wizard of Lies drama drew in the largest viewing audience for HBO in four years when it premiered in May 2017. The film eventually earned four EMMY® nominations including Outstanding Television Movie. With a stellar cast of Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer and a score by Evgueni Galperine and Sacha Galperine, the riveting drama takes you into the incredible story of ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff, who committed the largest financial fraud in U.S. history.
Barry Levinson’s The Wizard of Lies, about ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff, debuted last Saturday and ended the weekend with record-breaking views for HBO. In fact, it was the largest viewing audience for the network in four years (Deadline). If you missed the riveting drama, you can tune in now On Demand or via HBO Now. See critics reviews below!
De Niro excels… one of his best screen performances – The New York Times
Confusion is actually key to the score. What exactly are you listening to? If that question comes up while viewing the TV movie, then the Galperine brothers have done their job. – Awards Daily
HBO’s upcoming film The Wizard of Lies, about notorious Ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff, looks like it’ll be a powerful study of the man behind the $50 billion scam that rocked America. I’m excited. Which is why today Vehlinggo is premiering the aptly named cue “Ponzi Scheme,” off the film’s poignant, electronic-hybrid score by Evgueni and Sacha Galperine. – Vehlinggo
Lakeshore Records is very pleased to release The Wizard Of Lies (Music From The HBO Film), score by Evgueni Galperine and Sacha Galperine (Split, The Hunger Games),out nowon all digital outlets! See full album details below. Get to know the Galperine brothers in this interview at Awards Daily, where they talk about mirroring Bernie Madoff’s internal thoughts, who director Barry Levinson envisioned as an introvert. Stay tuned for more soundtrack updates!
Lakeshore Records will release The Wizard Of Lies (Music From The HBO Film), digitally on May 19, 2017. The album features the original score by composers Evgueni Galperine and Sacha Galperine, whose credits include contributing music to blockbusters like M. Night Shyamalan’s Split, and Garry Ross’ The Hunger Games. Their international credits include Luc Besson’s The Family, Asghar Farhadi’s The Past, Eric Lartigau’s La Famille Bélier, Alix Delaporte’s Le Dernier Coup De Marteau (official selection at the Venice IFF), Nicolas Provost ‘s The Invader (Best Music award at Ghent Film Festival), Yilmas Arslan’s Brudermord, and Jiang Wenli’s Lan.