Bear McCreary is an American musician and composer of film, television, and video game scores based in Los Angeles, California. He is best known for his work on the reimagined Battlestar Galactica television series, and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., as well as Outlander and The Walking Dead. He also scored the 2018 PlayStation 4 video game God of War and will do so again for its 2022 sequel, Ragnarök, also the 2021 video game Call of Duty: Vanguard, as well as the 2019 feature film, Godzilla: King of the Monsters. McCreary has been nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Music Composition for a Series for his work on season one of Outlander and won one Emmy for the main title of Da Vinci's Demons. He has also won a BAFTA for his work on God of War.