Angel was director of A&R for Island Records from 1990-99
where he signed PJ Harvey, Elbow, Pulp, Vic Reeves, Talvin Singh, The Orb, Jah
Wobble, Apache Indian and Lewis Taylor. He also organised music for films
including Young Americans, In the Name
of the Father, Face and Notting
Hill. From 1999, he became head of music for Working Title,
supervising everything from Billy
Elliot, Atonement, Bridget Jones’s Diary, Tinker Tailor Soldier
Spy to Shaun of the Dead
and Hot Fuzz. Outside projects
included The Take, Attack the Block and The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists!.
Current projects include Rush, Cuban
Fury, The World’s End and I
Give It a Year. Nick has a publishing company, Salvation Music, and is a
founder of Raindog Films, the new production company set up by Colin Firth.
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