Simone Cilio is a film composer, based in Turin, Italy. Before devoting himself to film music, he played drums in 3 bands. Skilled in playing piano, guitar, drums, bass and percussions he started working on his first instrumental album "Accarezza il vento". This opens a new phase in which Simone started to orchestrate his works and study every aspect of film music and cinema. In December 2015 he worked on the score for the feature film Badsville, directed by April Mullen, starring Robert Knepper, Emilio Rivera and Ian McClaren. His score for this project was nominated for Best Original Score at the Maverick Movie Awards 2016. He also works with a creative collective based in London “The Herd Represented” with which compose the scores for corporate films and brands like Belmond, Roccoforte Hotels, Volvo, Olam etc.
As of now Simone composed the score for more than 100 projects between feature films, short films and TV series which includes Mayday (starring Michael Paré and distributed by Lionsgate), Lockdown (starring Michael Paré and Bai Ling, distributed by Lionsgate), The Penthouse (starring Michael Paré and Nicholas Turturro, distributed by Lionsgate), the Emmy Award winner documentary The Last Signal and he won 20 awards for his work.