Ryan Svendsen is a Manager of Film & TV Music at Lionsgate. He started his music career as Principal Trumpet for the California Youth Symphony. 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 60 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 with an array of artists. His recordings have garnished over 5 million streams. 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.