4 January 2012 12:30 PM, PST | cinemablend.com | See recent Cinema Blend news »

For the last 15 years David Arnold has been the go-to-guy when it comes to scoring James Bond films. Brought on for Tomorrow Never Dies in 1997, he has written the music for all of the 007 adventures since, including The World is Not Enough, Die Another Day, Casino Royale and Quantum of Solace. But just like all of the other Bond composers, Arnold's time has ended and now his replacement has apparently been named. James Bond fansite MI6 is reporting that Thomas Newman has been brought on board to write the score for the Sam Mendes-directed Skyfall. A ten-time Academy Award nominee, Newman's previous work includes films such as Wall-e, Finding Nemo, and The Good German. The news isn't too surprising, as the composer has worked on all of Mendes' previous films, with the exception of Away We Go. Should the story be true, Newman will be only the ninth different »

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