Clint Mansell is an English musician and composer, and the former lead for Pop Will Eat Itself. A skilled keyboard, guitar, and bass player, Mansell transferred his talents to the movie score composition industry. His early collaborations were with director Darren Aronofsky, including Requiem for a Dream. His notable film scores include Pi, The Fountain, Moon, Smokin' Aces, Requiem for a Dream, The Wrestler, Doom, Black Swan, and High-Rise. Black Swan is well known for its distinct piano playing.