John Powell to score Knight & Day
starring Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz, will be
scored by John Powell (best known for other
action films such as The Bourne trilogy,
X-Men: The Last Stand and Hancock).
The film is directed by James Mangold, a director
who has a habit of changing composers from
project to project (before Powell, he has worked
with Howard Shore on Cop Land, Alan Silvestri
on Identity and Marco Beltrami on 3:10 to Yuma,
to name a few).
Knight and Day tells the story about a fugitive
couple who race across the world in an adventure
filled with unexpected turns and twists.
Additional stars in the film are Peter Sarsgaard,
Maggie Grace and Paul Dano. New Regency
produced for release via 20th Century Fox on July 2.
John Powell’s other upcoming films include Jonah