Michael Giacchino set to score Jurassic World: Dominion
According to the Film Music Reporter, Grammy and Academy Award-winning composer Michael Giacchino will be returning as the composer for Universal Pictures’ highly-anticipated third installment to the Jurassic World franchise titled Jurassic World: Dominion. The film’s production is currently on temporary hiatus due to the ongoing global fight against the COVID-19 (formerly named as Coronavirus) pandemic.
Giacchino is best known for his work on Disney-Pixar’s 2010 animated film Up which earned him an Academy Award for Best Original Score. Other than Jurassic World: Dominion, Giacchino has also recently signed up for another high-profile project which is Matt Reeves’ DC film The Batman.
Steven Spielberg and Colin Trevorrow return to executive produce Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment’s Jurassic World 3, with Trevorrow once again directing the next chapter in one of the biggest franchises in the history of cinema. Producers Frank Marshall and Pat Crowley once again partner with Spielberg and Trevorrow in leading the filmmakers for this installment.
The upcoming threequel will be starring returning cast members from the first two Jurassic World films include Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Jake Johnson, Omar Sy Daniella Pineda, Justice Smith as well as original Jurassic Park stars Laura Dern, Sam Neill, and Jeff Goldblum. It will also feature Mamoudou Athie (Sorry for You Loss), DeWanda Wise (She’s Gotta Have It), Dichen Lachman (Animal Kingdom, Altered Carbon) and Scott Haze (Venom, Antlers).
Joining the Jurassic team for the first time is Emily Carmichael (Pacific Rim Uprising, The Black Hole), who will craft the Jurassic World 3 screenplay with Trevorrow. They will work off a story by Derek Connolly and Trevorrow, who together co-wrote Jurassic World and Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom.
Jurassic World 3 will debut in theaters on June 11, 2021.