David Arnold (born 23 January 1962) is an English film composer best known for scoring five James Bond films, Stargate (1994),
Independence Day (1996), Godzilla (1998) and the television series Little Britain and Sherlock. For Independence
Day he received a Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Composition Written for a Motion Picture or for Television and for
Sherlock he, and co-composer Michael Price, won a Creative Arts Emmy for the score of "His Last Vow", the final episode in the third
series. Arnold is a fellow of the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors.