Sam Watts

Composer for Film and Television

About sam

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Sam is a composer for television, film, and all types of media. You might have heard his work on hit shows like The Traitors, Planet Earth, and The Sarah Jane Adventures – or you might just be wondering what it’s like to work with someone who’s spent 20 years in the industry creating music for science fiction, fantasy, reality, drama, horror, documentary, and much more.

In his 20 years of experience, Sam has worked with BBC, HBO, PBS, NBC Universal and many more clients. His work has led to accolades including Emmys, BAFTAs, and RTS, TCA, Peabody, Saturn, and Producers Guild awards.

Sam is always looking for intriguing new projects of any kind…

Take a look around, listen to some of Sam’s music, and get in touch!


September 2023 marks Sam’s 20th year in film and television. Here are some of his highlights:


Memorable music for memorable productions

“I’ve worked with Sam for years and adore him. Smart, fast, intuitive and brilliant, he really is one of the best.”

Russell T. Davies

Writer, Executive Producer

“Sam did an amazing job bringing our initial brief and vision to life and helped us create such a strong identity for the show.”

Sarah Fay

Executive Producer

“When we first listened to your pitch, it got us so excited that we knew you were a perfect fit.”

Toni Ireland

Executive Producer

Sam's Representation

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