Sad news reaching us that Monty Norman, a renowned Film composer, has died. his death shocked many as it was sooo sudden.
Numerous tributes have poured in since the sudden demise of Monty Norman, Social media users could not hide their shock at the news of his death.
Is Monty Norman Still Alive?
With the news of Monty Norman’s death buzzing all over social media, one could only think of what would take the life of such a person suddenly.
Well, unfortunately, we do not have any reliable information on his cause of death at this moment. There is no official release from his family on what exactly led to his death.
Our team is trying hard to get some information on his cause of death. Once we do, we will share it with you.
In the 1950s and early 1960s, Norman was a singer for big bands such as those of Cyril Stapleton, Stanley Black, Ted Heath, and Nat Temple.
One of his songs, “False Hearted Lover”, was successful internationally. In the late 1950s, he moved from singing to composing, including songs for performers such as Cliff Richard, Tommy Steele, Count Basie, and Bob Hope, and lyrics for musicals and (subsequently) films.
Expresso Bongo, written by Wolf Mankowitz, was a West End hit and later made into a 1960 film starring a young Cliff Richard.
Norman’s further film work included music for the Hammer movie The Two Faces of Dr. Jekyll (1960), The Day the Earth Caught Fire (1961), the Bob Hope Eon Productions movie Call Me Bwana (1963), and the TV miniseries Dickens of London (1976).