Leading U.S. music rights organization Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI) staged its annual Film/Tv Awards on 18 May, 2011 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Los Angeles. Among the talented composers of music featured in last year’s top grossing films and top-rated television network and cable programs at the invitation-only gala were Nathan Barr and Jace Everett for their work on True Blood.
Other winners honored for their work on preternatural films or television programming include:
- Daft Punk for Tron: Legacy
- Alan Menken for Tangled
- Harry Gregson-Williams for Shrek Forever After and Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time
- Alexandre Desplat (SACEM) for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1
- David Arnold for The Chronicles of Narnia: Voyage of the Dawn Treader
David Arnold also received the Richard Kirk Award.