Andrew Hollander is a film composer, songwriter, and producer.A uniquely gifted film composer, songwriter, and producer, Hollander has composed scores for many award-winning films, including Adrienne Shelly’s Waitress (Fox Searchlight) starring Keri Russell and Cheryl Hines. In addition to composing the score, he and Shelly co-wrote Baby Don't You Cry (The Pie Song), both of which were short-listed for the Academy Award. A breakout hit of the Sundance Film Festival, Waitress is one of the highest grossing independent films in history. Hollander also composed the score for Mike Birbiglia’s critically-acclaimed and Sundance Audience Award-winning film Sleepwalk With Me and My Friend Dahmer, starring Anne Heche and Dallas Roberts. One of the best-reviewed films of 2017, Variety called My Friend Dammer "disturbingly compelling and original: a humanizing dissection of teen psychosis" while Rolling Stone declared it “a warped wonder of a movie”. The Hollywood Reporter praised Hollander’s score saying it “deepened the sense of dread” in a film that is “one of the most disturbing coming-of-age features in recent memory” and “an experience not easily shaken”. On the lighter side, Hollander scored the HBO Emmy award-winning series A Child's Garden of Poetry and co-wrote and produced the end-title song, with Carly Rae Jepsen, for the animated film Leap!, which grossed over $100 million worldwide. Most recently he scored the HBO documentary It's A Hard Truth Ain't It which was hailed by IndieWire as "powerful and groundbreaking".
Hollander is also an in-demand, versatile songwriter / producer having written / produced songs for everyone from Carly Rae Jepsen to Celine Dion to Brian Elmquist of The Lone Bellow and Rozes. He co-wrote 2 songs on Celine Dion's album Loved Me Back to Life which hit #1 in 31 countries. Most recently he has written and produced songs for Stanaj (Republic/UMG/Lava), Jojo (Interscope), and one of the UK’s biggest breakout artists of the year, Adam French (Virgin EMI).
He is represented by Creative Artists Agency.