Directors: Dionne Edwards, Charlie Manton,
Laura Steinel, Alyssa McClelland
Composers: Theo Vidgen, Rupert Cross & Laura Mvula
Supervised by Air-Edel


Agency: Leo Burnett
Creative: Gareth Butters
Director: Frederic Planchon
Role: Composer

101 Dalmatian Street, Disney

Director: Miklos Weigert
Composers: Theo Vidgen, Rupert Cross & Nathan Klein
50 episodes & 10 short films

An Octoroon, The National Theatre

Writer: Branden Jacob-Jenkins
Director: Ned Bennett
Designer: Georgia Lowe
Role: Composer

Make Them Giants: ‘The Making Of’

Agency: VCCP
Director: Elliot Dear, Blinkink
Music Supervisor: Major Tom
Composer: Theo Vidgen
Recorded at Abbey road, Studio one


Dragon Fly TV
Executive Producers: Richard Bond, Rob Ponder, Trish Powell
Series Editor: Rob Clifford

Ross Kemp: Living With, ITV

Documentary Series
Exec Producer: Adam Vandermark
Series Producer: Johnny McDevitt
Role: Composer

(ITV) 2022

Production Company: Crackit Productions
Presented By Sir Trevor McDonald
London Sync
Nominated: Production Music Award (2022)

Million Pound Pawn, ITV (2022)

Executive Producers: Nic Patten & David Clews
Series Producer: Ruth Binsley
Role: Composer

Follow The Rabbit

Agency: VCCP
Creatives: Johnny Parker & Chris Birch
Director: Dom & Nick
Role: Composer

Jonathan Creek

Feature Length Drama For BBC1
Creator & Writer: David Renwick
Director: Sandy Johnson
Producer: Rosemary McGowan
Role: Composer

McCain: Making Time for Family, 2020

Agency: Adam & Eve DDB
Creatives: Jess Morris & Chloe Pope
Director: Finn McGough
Voice Over: Ricky Tomlinson
Role: Composer

October EP

Besant Hall Records
Released 2021
Composer: Theo Vidgen

Hold The Sunset, BBC1

Producer: Humphrey Barclay, Moira Williams, Chris Sussman
Director: Sandy Johnson
Writer: Charles McKeown
Role: Composer

O2 & England Rugby: The Power of Support

Agency: VCCP
Creative Directors: Jonny Parker & Chris Birch
Creatives: Christopher Keatinge & Tom Houser
Producer: Olly Calverley
Director: Tomas Mankovsky
Role: Composer

All’s Well That Ends Well

William Shakespeare
Director: Caroline Byrne
Role: Composer
Score & Songs Performed Live Each Night

O2 ‘More For You’: Goslings

Agency: VCCP
Creatives: Christopher Keatinge & Tom Houser
Director: Si & Ad
Role: Composer
Recorded at Air-Edel Studio 1

First Utility: The Horn of the Unicorn

Agency: VCCP
Creatives: Pete Bastiman & David Aylesbury
Director: Agustin Alberdi
Role: Composer

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

New Line Cinema
By J. R. R. Tolkein
Director: Peter Jackson
Composer: Howard Shore
Role: Assistant to the Composer

The Job Interview

Series 1 & 2
Channel 4
Label 1
Executive Producer: Lorraine Charker-Phillips
Music by Dru Masters And Theo Vidgen

The Apprentice, BBC1

Role: Composer collaboration with Dru Masters and ‘Workhouse’

M&S Food: An Extraordinary Christmas

Agency: Grey, London
Composer: Ed Sheeran
Music Supervisor: Wake The Town & Universal
Role: Orchestrator & Arranger

Saving Santa’s Star: Myer

Aardman Studios
Agency: Clemenger BBDO
Creatives: Stephen De Wolf & Evan Roberts
Director: Peter Peake
Role: Composer

Tricks of the Restaurant Trade, Channel 4

Channel 4, Betty TV
Series Producer: Adam Vandermark
Role: Composer
30 x 30’ for Channel 4

O2 & England Rugby: Make Them Giants

Agency: VCCP
Director: Elliot Dear, Blinkink
Creatives: Christopher Keatinge & Tom Houser
Music Supervisor: Major Tom
Role: Composer

The Big Painting Challenge, BBC1

BBC Studios
Executive Producers: Colm Martin, Claire Nosworthy
Role: Composer
18 x 60’ for BBC 1

Young Hyacinth, BBC 1

Comedy Special
Director: Sandy Johnson
Producer: Sarah Hitchcock
Role: Composer
1 x 30’ for BBC1

Brixton Rock

Theatre Production, The Big House
Writer: Alex Wheatle
Director: Ned Bennett
Role: Composer

Superior Donuts

Theatre Production, Southwark Playhouse
Writer: Tracy Letts
Director: Ned Bennett
Role: Composer


Agency: VCCP
Director: Rob Chiu
Creatives: Pete Bastiman & David Aylesbury
Role: Composer

Thomson: The good times just got better

Agency: BMB
Music Supervisor: Platinum Rye
Role: Composer

The Naked Choir With Gareth Malone, BBC2

Series Producer: Lee McMurray
Role: Composer
6 x 60’ for BBC2

Four Rooms, Channel 4

Role: Composer collaboration with Dru Masters and ‘Workhouse’
12 x 60’ for Channel 4


Theo Vidgen is a composer specialising in television, film and commercials.

His recent work includes co-composing the score for Netflix’s Everything Now (8x45, Left Bank Pictures), writing the music for the Škoda Enyaq Coupé iV commercial (Leo Burnett), Amazon Prime’s Date My Mate (6 x 50, Dragonfly TV) and co-composing for 52 episodes of the British Animation Award nominated series 101 Dalmatian Street, broadcast worldwide on the Disney Channel and Disney+.

He has a background in musical arrangement for the BBC and was assistant to Academy Award winning composer Howard Shore on The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.

Other television credits include: documentary series Ross Kemp: Living With (8x30, ITV), title music for documentary The Killing of PC Harper (ITV), three collaborations with the BAFTA winning director Sandy Johnson: Hold The Sunset (13 x 30, BBC1) starring John Cleese and Alison Steadman; Jonathan Creek (BBC1) and The Young Hyacinth (BBC1); scoring The Choir & The Naked Choir with Gareth Malone’ (12 x 60, BBC2); The Big Painting Challenge (18 x 60, BBC1) and Tricks of the Restaurant Trade (24 x 30, Channel 4), he also co-composed The Job Interview (12 x 60, Channel 4)

Theo has collaborated with the music production team Workhouse to write music for The Apprentice (BBC1); Bear Grylls Escape From Hell (Sky Discovery); Time Crashers and Four Rooms (Channel 4).

Theatre work includes An Octoroon by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins at the National Theatre, which was chosen as one the Guardian’s 50 best theatre shows of the 21st century; writing songs and underscore for All’s Well That Ends Well at The Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, The Globe; Brixton Rock, an adaptation of Alex Wheatle’s novel for ‘The Big House’’ and the UK premier of Superior Donuts by Pulitzer Prize winner Tracy Letts at the Southwark Playhouse.

Highlights from his commercial work include scoring O2 and England Rugby’s Make Them Giants (recorded at Abbey Road with a 65 piece orchestra); working with Aardman Animations on three campaigns for Australian brand Myer; creating an orchestral arrangement of Ed Sheeran’s Shape of You for Marks & Spencer’s Christmas campaign and Thomson’s launch of the Dreamliner Aircraft (recorded at Air’s Lyndhurst Hall). Other commercial work includes soundtracks for Amazon Prime, Skoda, Compare The Market, Waitrose, First Utility, Flora, McCain, Bodyform, O2 & NSPCC, Milka, The Defence and Rehabilitation Clinic, Biedronka and The Australian Transport Accident Commission.

His debut EP ‘October’ was released in 2021.


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