HBO Films

Bessie

Available on HBO NOW

Evyen J Klean

Music Supervisor

Bio

Evyen Klean founded Neophonic, Inc. in Hollywood, California in 1980. His involvement in the areas of Artist Management, Music Publishing, Record Labels, and Recording Studios, developed him a reputation of vast music knowledge and experience with strong relationships in the entertainment community. By 1988 he shifted the company’s focus to Music Supervision. Evyen has since supervised and consulted for over 80 films and over a thousand hours of television. From full service soundtrack production and supervision to creative and technical consultation, Evyen has worked with nearly every major film and TV studio, network, and independent alike. In addition, he has had the pleasure of consulting for HBO for over fifteen years. Besides working with dozens of Directors, Producers and award winning composers, Evyen has produced music for Film and TV with such artists as Queen Latifah, Lucinda Williams, Macy Grey, Little Richard, Mos Def, Jackson Brown and BB King to name a few. For four years (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013), he was awarded Music Supervisor of the Year by the Guild of Music Supervisors. Evyen is also a member of NARAS, AFI, ASCAP and BMI.

His recent completed credits include: Bessie (Queen Latifah), Clear History (Larry David, Jon Hamm), Behind the Candelabra (Michael Douglas, Matt Damon), and Seventh Son (Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges). Currently, he’s working on season five of the Emmy nominated TV series Game Of Thrones (Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey), the second season of True Detective (Colin Farrell, Vince Vaughn, Rachel McAdams), and HBO’s new series The Brink (Jack Black, Tim Robbins). His credits also include Cinemax’s drama Banshee (Rus Blackwell, Ulrich Thomsen), the second season of The Knick (Clive Owen, Andre Holland), and the new series Quarry (Logan Marshall-Green).