Related Information for Alexandre Desplat Alexandre Michel Gérard Desplat (born 23 August 1961 in Paris, France) is a French film score composer. Notably, he has received six Academy Award nominations, six BAFTA nominations, five Golden Globe nominations, five Grammy nominations and six César nominations, winning a Golden Globe for his work on "The Painted Veil" (2006), a Grammy for his work on "The King's Speech" (2011) and a César for his work on "De battre mon cœur s'est arrêté" (2006) an.. read more