Panel Details

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Saturday 05/12/2018
Osgoode Ballroom East
1:40PM - 2:20PM
(40 minutes)



Fireside Chat

Fireside Chat: Nile Rodgers and Jesper Kyd - Gamer Soundtrack Guru meets Rock and Roll Hall of Famer

A true innovator in the medium, BAFTA award-winning and Billboard / MTV VMA nominated Danish composer Jesper Kyd has created brand-defining original soundtracks for multiple blockbuster video game franchises including ASSASSIN’S CREED, BORDERLANDS, HITMAN, DARKSIDERS and STATE OF DECAY. And Nile Rodgers is simply one of the greatest musical innovators of all time, onstage and in the studio, from forming Chic to producing/performing with Bowie, Madonna, Daft Punk, Lady Gaga and Keith Urban. Two incredible musical forces sit down for a joint fireside chat with Variety Magazine’s Shirly Halperin.

Sponsored by:
Variety
Interviewer
Shirley Halperin
Editor
Variety Magazine
USA
Special Guests
Jesper Kyd
Composer
Jesper Kyd
Los Angeles, USA
Nile Rodgers
Producer/Composer, Musical Icon, Multiple Grammy Award winner / Producer / Compo
Nile Rodgers Productions LLC
New York, USA