Mark Isham to Score Jackie Robinson Biopic '42'
Mark Isham to Score Jackie Robinson Biopic '42'

Composer and trumpeter Mark Isham has been tapped to score the Jackie Robinson biopic "42" that Warner Bros. Pictures will release in April.

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Isham, who most recent feature was "The Lucky One," is currently scoring the second season of the ABC drama "Once Upon A Time."

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"42, directed and written by Brian Helgeland, stars Harrison Ford as Brooklyn Dodgers owner Branch Rickey and Chadwick Boseman as Robinson. The film will open April 12, three days before the 66th anniversary of Robinson breaking the racial barrier in baseball's major leagues.

Warner Bros. began marketing the film in late September with the release of its first trailer. Isham was most recently honorary president of the Cordoba International Film Music Festival in Spain.

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