Mar 30, 2018
This teen romance/comedy opens today in limited release by Voltage Pictures. Directed by Scott Speer (Step Up Revolution, Midnight Sun) and produced by Adam Shankman (Hairspray) and Nicolas Chartier (The Hurt Locker). It stars Ross Lynch, Olivia Holt, and Rob Riggle. Soundtrack album on Itunes next week.
Mar 10, 2018
- Jeff is scoring this new dramedy series from Chuck Lorre (Big Bang Theory, Young Sheldon). It stars Michael Douglas and Alan Arkin. More details to follow soon.
- "Silent Films Live" The Album. Varese-Sarabande will be releasing this album of original scores for some classic silent films. New pieces by Jeff Cardoni, George S. Clinton, Jeff Beal, Jeff Russo, Kevin Kiner, and Laura Karpman. Produced by Angel Velez and Robert Townsend. Recorded by Joel Iwataki at Capital Studios in Hollywood.
- "Untiled Justin Noble" pilot for CBS Studios/ABC. Jeff is scoring this new pilot written by Justin Noble (Brooklyn 99). Directed by Will Gluck (Friends With Benefits). Stars Kat Dennings.
- "Malicious" picked up by Vertical Entertainment for a summer 2018 release. This horror thriller directed by Michael Winnick and produced by Shaun Reddick (Get Out) will be released this July.
Check out this week's new "Speechless". Maya get jury duty and her 'golden ticket' to a day of leisure. We went full Hollywood musical, with a 25 piece orchestra recorded at the legendary Fox Newman Scoring Stage and an 8 person choir. Vocals by the one and only Minnie Driver.
IFC Is releasing the dramedy "Furlough" in limited theatrical and VOD on Friday 3/16/18. Directed by Laurie Collyer (Sherrybaby) and produced by James Shamus. It's a roadtrip dramedy where Oscar-nominated Meilssa Leo (The Fighter) is released for a weekend to visit her dying mother. It's a touching and funny drama. The score is minimal, with solo cello, bowed guitar, upright bass. See the music page for music samples.
Jan 19, 2018
"The Female Brain" - opens in theaters and VOD on 2/9/18. Directed by Whitney Cummings. Stars: Sophia Vergara, James Marsden, Cecily Strong, Tobey Kebbell, Beanie Feldstein, Lucy Punch. Check the music page for score samples.
"AP Bio" - premieres on NBC on Thursday 2/1 after "Will &Grace". Created by Mike O'Brien (SNL) and produced by Seth Meyers and Lorne Michaels. Stars Ben Howerton (It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia.
"Furlough" - this dramedy, directed by the imcomparable Laurie Collyer (Sherrybaby) and produced by James Shamus, was recently acquired by IFC Films and will be released in 2018. More details to follow.
Nov 1, 2017
It's been a while. Here's the latest...
Jeff is scoring this new CBS series, the prequel to "Big Bang Theory", by the incomparable Chuck Lorre. New episode Thursday 11/2 on CBS.
Just finished scoring this dramedy feature by director Laurie Collyer (Sherrybaby). Stars Melissa Leo and produced by the legendary james Schamus. Check the music page for some music samples from this 2018 release.
Jeff is scoring this new midseason show for NBC. Produced by Seth Myers and Lorne Michaels. Starring the hilarous Glen Howerton (It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia) and created by the amazing Mike O'Brien. Stay tuned for details.
Jun 26, 2017
- Silicon Valley Season 4 Finale on HBO Sunday 6/25/17. There's a song soundtrack album out this week on Mass Appeal Records. Big shout out to music supervisors Rudy Chung and Jason Alexander for putting this great compliation together. Hopefully we'll be albe to release some score next season. Stay tuned.
- "Once Upon A Time In Venice" - Starring Bruce Willis, John Goodman, Thomas Middleditch is out this week on Itunes/VOD/Limited Theatrical. Soundtrack album out on Lakeshore Records.
- "Malicious" - Jeff is scoring this horror/thriller from director Michael Winnick, starring Josh Stewart (The Conjuring), Bojana Novakovic (Westworld), and Delroy Lindo (Gone In 60 Seconds). Produced by Shaun Reddick (Get Out), Patrick Rizzotti and Brett Forbes (The Collector). More details to follow soon.
- "Furlough" - Jeff is scoring this dramedy feature from director Laurie Collyer (Sherrybaby) starring Melissa Leo and LaLa Anthony. More details soon.
- "Girlboss" - Unfortunately, Netflix cancelled this amazing series, so sadly no season 2. Big thanks to Kay Cannon, Charlize Theron, Laverne McKinnon, Christian Ditter, Season Kent, Michael Brake, and all else involved. It was a great experience regardless and hope you check it out on Netflix.
Apr 25, 2017
Jeff scored this great new Netflix series "Girlboss". It's produced by the incomparable Kay Cannon (Pitch Perfect), Charlize Theron, Christian Ditter, and Laverne McKinnon. All episodes streaming now, check the music page for samples.
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Mar 30, 2017
Jeff is speaking on a panel at this year's Ascap Expo on Thursday 4/13. More details to follow soon.
Feb 2, 2017
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Oct 6, 2016
This CBS/Lionsgate co-production opens Friday. Based on the best-selling novels by James Patterson. Directed by Steve Carr (Dr. Dolittle, Paul Blart) and starring Lauren Graham, Rob Riggle, Andrew Daly, and Efren Ramirez (Napoleon Dynamite). Check the music page for score samples.
Sep 23, 2016
Excited to be a part of this amazing charity event on 11/3 at 7pm at the Malibu Screening Room. Featuring live original scores, performed by The Helix Collective. Tickets available here.
Jeff is scoring this new series starring Minnie Driver on ABC Wednesdays at 8:30. Check it out.
Jul 29, 2016
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Jul 15, 2016
Jeff Cardoni has been hired to score the upcoming family comedy Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life. The film is directed by Steve Carr (Paul Blart: Mall Cop, Daddy Day Care, Dr. Dolittle 2) and stars Griffin Gluck, Lauren Graham, Rob Riggle, Thomas Barbusca, Andy Daly, Jacob Hopkins and Adam Pally. The movie is based on the New York Times bestseller of the same title by James Patterson (Zoo, Kiss the Girls) and chronicles the trials and triumphs of Rafe Khatchadorian as he uses his wits to battle bullies, hormones and the tyrannical, test-obsessed Principal Dwight. Chris Bowman & Hubbel Palmer (Masterminds) and Kara Holden have written the screenplay. Leopoldo Gout (Alex Cross) and Bill Robinson (Zoo) are producing the project. Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life) is set to be released on October 7, 2016 by CBS Films/Lionsgate. Visit the official movie website for more information. Link to Film Music Reporter article.
Jul 5, 2016
Jun 27, 2016
Thanks for tuning in to the Season 3 finale of "Silicon Valley". I feel lucky to be but a small part of this incredible assembly of talent. Can't wait for Season 4. Some music tracks from the finale are up on the music page. And hopefully we'll have some type of soundtrack release for next season, featuring all of the incredible songs that Mike (as well as Rudy and Jason at Hit The Ground Running) and some score cues as well. Stay tuned.....
Jun 3, 2016
Excited to be scoring this new series for CBS. Based on the film starring Denzel Washington and Ethan Hawke and directed by Antoine Fuqua, this show takes place 10 years later. It stars Bill Paxton as a corrupt cop. Written by Will Beall (Gangster Squad) and directed by Danny Cannon (Gotham), it will premiere mid-season on CBS.
May 13, 2016
- Pilot season is over! I was lucky enough to score (4) of them and live to talk about it: "Training Day" for CBS, "Speechless" for ABC, "Charity Case" and "HR" for Fox. Looks like a few will go a few won't such is life in this nutty biz....
- "Mike And Dave Need Wedding Dates" will be released by Fox on 7/8/16. Music samples are up on the site. Soundtrack will be out on Lakeshore records, stay tuned for detals.
- The Grinder Rests. Dammit, sad to say but this incredible show got the axe yesterday. It was literally one of the most creatviely rewarding projects I've ever worked on. So thank you Rob Lowe, Fred Savage, Jarrrad Paul, Andy Mogel, Jake Kasdan, Manish Raval for letting me be a part of it.
Mar 17, 2016
Really proud to have worked on this one, from Oscar nominated writer/director Bob Nelson (Nebraska), starring Clive Owen, Maria Bello, Patton Oswalt, Matthew Modine, Robert Forester, and the incredible Jaeden Lieberher (St. Vincent).
The reviews have been stellar accross the board, so check out this realy heartfelt film if you get a chance. This one gives a nice shout out to the music as well...