~Thursday 21st of January~
Justin Hurwitz is an Academy Award winning American composer and screenwriter, known for scoring the film La La Land. He also scored Damien Chazelle's two other features, Guy and Madeline on a Park Bench and Whiplash. He won two Academy Awards for La La Land: Best Original Score and one for Best Original Song "City of Stars" out of his two nominated songs( the other being "Audition (The Fools Who Dream"). The last time this happened was when A. R. Rahman won for Slumdog Millionaire.