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Paul Terry is a composer, songwriter, producer, and bestselling author. He releases music via his independent label SkyBabyRecords.


As a composer, Paul's scores include: Dave Stevens: Drawn to Perfection, the authorized documentary about The Rocketeer creator/artist; Sidney & Friends, the 13-time award-winning documentary (nominated for Best Score at the 2019 Independent Music Awards), which Paul also executive produced; thriller Hidden Valley Place (score mixed by Grammy Award winner Sam Okell); and Raindance Film Festival Award-nominated drama Emily (co-composed with James Bellamy), starring Felicity Jones and Christopher Eccleston. To date, Paul has composed and produced more than thirty soundtracks.

Under the alias of Cellarscape his solo records include Exo Echo. This features 'Failsafe', the theme song to NBCUniversal's docu-series Behind The Panel. His Independent Music Award-nominated Cellarscape album The Act Of Letting Go contains the singles 'The Same Place', a duet with Anneke van Giersbergen, and 'Epinephrine'—its music video (written and directed by Paul) was officially selected for SXSW. 

Paul's new instrumental, synth-infused project Aptøsrs has its debut album Elders released March 2024.


His other musical collaborations include Love Amongst Ruin (the band of former Placebo drummer Steve Hewitt), as the featured artist on their song 'Detonation Days'. He also duetted with Danish singer-songwriter Martha Meganie on her record Mistaken (produced by Grammy winner Flemming Rasmussen).


As an author, Paul has written or co-written (with Tara Bennett) numerous official books on film and television, including the multi-award-winning The X-Files: The Official Archives and the bestselling The Story of Marvel Studios: The Making of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. His fiction credits include comic scripts for LEGO Adventures and Wallace and Gromit Comic.

Paul lives in Los Angeles.

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