Howard Shore (left) and
presenter Mark Isham.
Here’s the scoop: YES Howard Shore IS in FINAL negotiations to score the Lord of the Rings Trilogy. But like in anything else – it isn’t a done deal till his music is synched with the film.
Nonetheless, it seems 99% sure that he’ll be the one (they’re still keeping it quiet for now). Thought this might interest you – it comes straight from them.