Matt Mariano

Matt Mariano

Composer


Matthew Mariano composes music for high profile films and television. He is a classically trained pianist and has the unique ability to perform on multiple instruments. Having attended Berklee College of Music, Matt has studied Composition, Music Synthesis, and Audio Engineering. Matt Mariano’s productions are based out of his Encino, CA studio. His music can currently be heard every week in FOX’s show Raising Hope.

Selected Credits


TELEVISION 

Crazy Wonderful 
ABC Studios 
Director: Ian Fitzgibbon 
Producers: Bobby Bowman, Jon Koa, Dawn Ostroff 
Starring: Ginger Gonzaga, Brooke Elliott, Lilla Crawford

Alexa & Katie 
Netflix 
Producers: Heather Wordham, Matthew Carlson 
Starring: Paris Bereic, Isabel May, Tiffani Thiessen 

Now We’re Talking 
Blue Ribbon Content/Go90 
Producers: Maverick Carter, Tug Coker, Jennifer Saxon Gore 
Starring: Malcolm Barrett, Fred Melamed, Eamon Sheehan

Super Clyde (Pilot) 
CBS 
Producers: Greg Garcia 
Starring: Diane Guerrero, Charlie McDermott, Annaleigh Ashford

The Millers 
CBS 
Producers: Greg Garcia, James Burrows, Lisa Helfrich 
Starring: Will Arnett, Beau Bridges, Margo Martindale 

Raising Hope 
FOX 
Producers: Greg Garcia, Kim Hamberg, Henry J. Lange Jr. 
Starring: Martha Plimpton, Garret Dillahunt, Lucas Neff

Family Tools (Pilot) 
ABC 
Producers: Joshua Sternin, Mark Gordon, Jennifer Ventimilia 
Starring: J.K. Simmons, Leah Remini, Johnny Pemberton

The Gates (Pilot) 
FOX 
Producers: Josh Goldsmith, Cathy Yuspa, Aaron Kaplan 
Starring: Ken Marino, Kathleen Rose Perkins, Greg Germann

Let It Go (Pilot) 
FOX 
Producers: DJ Nash 
Starring: Zachary Levi, Romany Malco, Joel David Moore

Karen Sisco (Additional Music) 
ABC 
Producers: Bob Brush, Michael Dinner, Danny DeVito 
Starring: Carla Gugino, Robert Forster, Peter Horton

Century City (Additional Music) 
CBS 
Producers: Ed Zuckerman, Paul Attanasio, Katie Jacobs 
Starring: Viola Davis, Nestor Carbonell, Ioan Gruffudd

TELEVISION (CONTINUED)

The Wright Challenge (TV Documentary) 
History Channel 
Producer: Rick Beyer 
John Doe (Additional Music) FOX 
Producers: Brandon Camp, Mike Thompson 
Starring: Dominic Purcell, John Marshall Jones

Evolution (2 Episodes) 
PBS 
Producers: Richard Hutton, Eric Robison 
Starring: Liam Neeson

The Patent Files 
History Channel 
Producers: Rick Beyer, Kristina Wood

FILM 

Den of Thieves 
Atmosphere Entertainment MM 
Tokyo Dreaming (Writer, Performer) 
Director: Christain Gudegast 
Producers: Gerard Butler, Mark Canton, Alan Siegel 
Starring: Gerard Butler, Pablo Schreiber, O’Shea Jackson Jr.

7 Fishes & Christmas 83’ 
Shout! Factory Films
Director: Robert Tinnell 
Producers: Joseph E. LoConti, John Michaels, Jeffery Tinnell 
Starring: Madison Iseman, Skyler Gisondo, Addison Timlin

The Ghost Army (Documentary) 
Plate of Peas Productions 
Director: Rick Beyer 
Producers: Rick Beyer, Jacqueline Sheridan 
Starring: Wesley Clark

Made In China 
Beachwood Films 
Director: Judith Krant 
Producers: James Choi, Bronwyn Cornelius, Judith Krant 
Starring: Bronwyn Cornelius, Deng Juan, Jackson Kuehn 
* 2009 SXSW Grand Jury Award Winner 

Soul Men (Additional Music) 
Dimension Films 
Director: Malcolm D. Lee 
Producers: Charles Castaldi, David T. Friendly, Steve Greener 
Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Bernie Mac

The Hammer (Co-Composer) 
Bentley Film Group 
Director: Charles Herman-Wurmfeld 
Producers: Eric Ganz, Heather Juergensen, Eden Wurmfeld 
Starring: Adam Carolla, Oswaldo Castillo, Harold House Moore

Love & Suicide 
Luis Moro Productions 
Director: Lisa France 
Producers: Jerry Katell, Demian Lichtenstein, Peter Maez 
Starring: Kamar de los Reyes, Luis Moro, Daisy McCrackin

FILM (CONTINUED)

Feast (Additional Music) 
Dimension Films 
Director: John Gulager 
Producers: Michael Leahy, Joel Soisson 
Starring: Balthazar Getty, Henry Rollins, Navi Rawat 

Latin Dragon (Additional Music) 
Pacific Entertainment Group 
Director: Scott Thomas 
Producers: Mike Erwin, J. Max Kirishima, Scott Thomas 
Starring: Fabian Carillo, Gary Busey, Lorenzo Lamas

Mitchellville 
Riff Raff Films 
Director: John D. Harkrider 
Producers: Eve Annenberg, John D. Harkrider 
Starring: John D. Harkrider, Sean Meenan, Michael Voyer 
* Sundance 2005, Cinevegas 2005 

SELECTED SHORT FILMS 

The Charlatan (Dir. Alexis Spraic, 2013) 

Lime Light (Dir. Matt Zunich, 2010) 

Once Broken (Dir. Matthew Pope, 2006) 

The Line Starts Here (Dir. Matthew Pope, 2005) 

The Problem with Fiber Optics (Dir. Greg Jardin, 2005) 

The Last Shot (Dir. Samara Ferrando, Helena Gentili, Marty Lang, 2005) 

Cheap as Hell: A Christmas Story (Dir. Marty Lang, 2005) 

Coochie (Dir. Najaa Young, 2004) 

Fields of Mudan (Dir. Stevo Chang, 2004) 

Mooondance (Dir. Will Bigham, 2004) 

The Sky Is Falling (Dir. Adam J. Kreps, 2004) 

The 17th Man (Dir. Eva Jin, 2004) 

House of Lords (Dir. Rob Muraskin, 2004) 

The Appointment (Dir. Earl A. Hibbert, 2003) 

3 AM (Dir. Stewart Hopewell, 2003) 

* 2004 Charles Schwartz Award for Music Misfortune (Dir. Stewart Hopewell, 2002)