Awards season is in full swing, and today Michael was honored with a nomination for his score to Taika Waititi’s Jojo Rabbit. The winners will be announced on February 2nd.
The Oscars shortlist was revealed today, outlining the remaining contenders in nine categories including best original score, and Michael’s music for Taika Waititi’s Jojo Rabbit is on the list! Voting begins on January 2, and the Oscar nominations will be announced on January 13, 2020.
Michael received a top honor last week at the 2019 ASCAP Screen Msuic Awards, when he was given the coveted Henry Mancini Award. You can read more about the event here, and watch Michael’s acceptance speech below.
Last night Michael won the Annie Award for “Outstanding Achievement, Music in an Animated Feature Production” for his score to Incredibles 2.