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Alex Heffes English Actor
Other Skills
    - Music Director

Alex Heffes is a British-born film composer. He was born in Buckinghamshire in 1971. Heffes has produced works which have won Oscar and BAFTA Awards. Apart from composing for films he has featured in jazz club scenes. Heffes started school in Buckinghamshire and later joined the Oxford University. He graduated from Oxford University with Honours. He was a first class student in his college days as he passed out with a first class result from the university. Heffes started his professional career by playing the keyboard. Simultaneously, he wrote and arranged commercials. He has also featured on TV with his band. After working for commercials and composing music on television, Heffes was asked to assist Simon Boswell in composing. From here on he began his journey as a composer. He and Simon have together composed for over 20 movies during their time together. From his compositions, the very first one being the State of Play, as he continued to work, Heffes became one the most successful composers. He collaborated with the likes of Elton John Sir Elton Hercules John is an English musician. He >> Read More... Elton John and with members of Blur. Heffes has the habit of always producing his orchestral events.

He and Simon Boswell composed hit numbers in films like A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Their work in Cousin Bette was also appreciated. Alex Heffes was also noted for doing films of Kevin Macdonald. Amongst Heffes’ hits include compositions in Dear Frankie series and The Parole Officer. His success as a film composer was not hidden as he won the BAFTA Award for Touching the Void. He also has an Oscar for One Day In September. Heffes composed for a documentary on former minister Mandela, which was titled Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom. He was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for his work in the documentary. Heffes has been successful across all genres. He has performed at concerts in Oman, Mumbai and Birmingham. He was also nominated for the Novello Awards. Heffes runs his official site alexheffes.com, which gives information about his work. Heffes has already proved his worth and can look back happily at all the success he has achieved.