Christopher Drake is an American film and television composer. Drake is well-known for his combination of elegant orchestra, stylized electronica, and classical elements.
Drake was personally selected by Academy Award nominated film director Guillermo del Toro to provide the music for the first two 75-minute animated movies, Hellboy: Sword of Storms and Hellboy: Blood and Iron released by Starz Media in 2006 and 2007. Drake also collborated with del Toro in rescoring one of his early films Geometría, included in the Criterion edition of del Toro's Cronos.
In 2008 Drake joined composers Robert J. Kral and Kevin Manthei in writing music for Warner Bros. Batman: Gotham Knight (2008). Following Gotham Knight, Drake scored the fourth in the line of DC Universe Animated Original Movies, Wonder Woman (2009).
After that film, Drake wrote the scores for the animated films Superman/Batman: Public Enemies (2009), Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths (2010), Batman: Under the Red Hood (2010), All-Star Superman (2011), Green Lantern: Emerald Knights (2011), Batman: Year One (2011), Justice League: Doom (2012), and Batman: The Dark Knight Returns (2012).
Drake is also known for his work in video games, such as Hellboy: The Science of Evil (2008) Injustice: Gods Among Us (2013), Batman: Arkham Origins (2013), and Injustice 2 (2017).
In 2017 Chris was hired as the composer for Netflix's remake of the Lost in Space (2018 TV series) series, due to drop in May 2018.