Tanuj Tiku is an award winning composer and music producer who has worked on hundreds of commercials, over 50 feature films and many songs for some of the top filmmakers, composers and brands in India. He has also been part of many award winning film scores like Kai Po Che!, Madras Cafe and Parched.
Most recently, Tanuj provided the original score for Laal Singh Chaddha (2022), an adaptation of the American classic film, Forrest Gump, starring Aamir Khan. His music has also been featured on many international advertising campaigns such as Steven Spielberg’s The BFG, Blade Runner 2049, Passengers (2016), BBC One’s Wallander, Tom Clancy video game, the 2015 Beijing athletics championship and Disney Nature's Elephant and Dolphin Reef (2020) to name a few.
Tanuj won the prestigious 64th National Film Award (2016) for 'Best Music', for the short film 'Leeches', directed by Payal Sethi. Tanuj also received the (2016) 'Best Production Music U.K' award for his track ‘Cascade of Emotions’ which has been featured on advertising campaigns for the films, The BFG and Woman in Gold.
With a decade of experience in all facets of music composition and production, Tanuj is uniquely placed to provide music for films and television media. Production is achieved at the highest level with access to a world class studio facility and collaborations with some of the best musicians around the world. Tanuj also holds a bachelors degree in Music, Technology and Innovation from De Montfort University, Leicester as well as a Masters in Film and Television scoring from Bournemouth University where he studied under Stephen Deutsch.
Tanuj continues to work from his cosy studio in Mumbai, collaborating with musicians all over the world and noted filmmakers. For up to date information, please check the 'News' section of the website.