Ryan Svendsen is a Director of Film & TV Music at Lionsgate. After graduating from UCLA with a degree in music, Svendsen assisted in music bookings at United Talent Agency and artist management at Azoff Music/Live Nation. Ryan joined Lionsgate in 2012 where he has managed the release of over 70 Film & TV soundtracks and has been credited on films such as La La Land & The Hunger Games series. 

Svendsen continues to explore his passion of the Trumpet as much as possible and has performed & recorded with a wide array of artists. He is most proud of his work on Christina Aguilera’s “Fall In Line” feat. Demi Lovato in which he performed and co-wrote all horn lines.  In addition to his love for music, Ryan is an avid swimmer and swam from Alcatraz twice.

Scarlett Johansson presents Justin Hurwitz, Benj Pasek and Justin Paul the Oscar® for Best Original Song for "City of Stars" from "La La Land" at the 89th Oscars® in 2017.