Here’s the official track list of the soundtrack of Victoria and Abdul, the upcoming movie biography drama movie directed by Stephen Frears from a script by Lee Hall based on a book by Shrabani Basu and starring Judi Dench, Ali Fazal, Eddie Izzard, Tim Pigott-Smith, Adeel Akhtar, Simon Callow, Michael Gambon, Ruth McCabe, Julian Wadham, Olivia Williams, and Fenella Woolgar:
Music by Thomas Newman.
The extraordinary true story of an unexpected friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria’s (Academy Award winner Judi Dench) remarkable rule. When Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal), a young clerk, travels from India to participate in the Queen’s Golden Jubilee, he is surprised to find favor with the Queen herself. As the Queen questions the constrictions of her long-held position, the two forge an unlikely and devoted alliance with a loyalty to one another that her household and inner circle all attempt to destroy. As the friendship deepens, the Queen begins to see a changing world through new eyes and joyfully reclaims her humanity.
The movie soundtrack of Victoria and Abdul will be released on September 22, 2017 by Backlot Music.
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