Ryan Ricks is an emerging film and television composer living in Los Angeles. He’s composed original music for feature films, short films and web-series including a 3 episode mini-series, ‘Tinderin’ Foster’, starring VH1’s Barely Famous Erin Foster.

Ryan’s music can be heard on major television networks such as Travel ChannelNBC Sports NetworkSpike TV and more.

In addition to working as a composer, Ryan also worked as music director and foley artist at the multiple Emmy Award winning Bad Animals ( ‘Portal 2, ‘Laggies, National Geographic Channel’s ‘Alaska State Troopers‘ ).


Defining Moments  |  LA 48hr Film Festival  |  *Nominated BEST SCORE

Tinderin’ Foster  |  Starring: Erin Foster  |  Director: Michael D. Ratner  |  Studio: Revek Entertainment & OBB Pictures LA (web series – 3 episodes)

ALL TOO HUMAN  |  Director: Travis Brown  |  Studio: The Signal Productions (feature)

Invia  |  Director: Stefan Hajek  |  Studio: Envision Response (TV – paid programming)

One More Round  |  Studio: Arc Media Studios  |  *Official Selection SEATTLE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

Games Played Terribly  |  Director: Geoff Ramler (web series – 9 seasons)

Games Played Terribly: Minecraft Series  |  Director: Geoff Ramler (web series)

Alternatives Pt. 2  |  Director: Michael Korolenko (short)

MINOR  |  Director: Brian Hutson (short)

The Last  |  Director: Rick Walters (short)

Intimacy Interrupted  |  Director: Joseph Steven Yang  |  Studio: StoryTown Studios (short)

Jamie vs. The Bullies!  |  Director: Travis Brown  |  Studio: The Signal Productions (short)

Cyberbullying  |  Director: Angela DiMarco  |  Studio: Mighty Tripod Productions (short)

Ronin Gear Filmmaker  |  Director: Travis Brown  |  Studio: The Signal Productions (commercial)

The Lower Depths  |  Director: Melissa Fenwick  |  Studio: Theatre Machine Seattle (commercial)

Rage Within/Without  |  Director: Melissa Fenwick  |  Studio: Theatre Machine Seattle (commercial)


Defining Moments  |  Credit: Re-recording Mixer  |  LA 48hr Film Festival  |  *Nominated BEST SOUND DESIGN

The Things We Keep  |  Credit: Re-recording Mixer  |  Studio: Wanderhouse Productions  |  *Winner Best Short Documentary at the West Virginia FILMmakers Festival