Alan Silvestri Replaces John Williams for ‘Ready Player One’; Williams Confirmed for Spielberg’s ‘The Post’

Composer John Williams, who has scored all but two of Steven Spielberg’s feature films over the past 43 years, will not be doing the music chores on Spielberg’s Ready Player One — instead, that job will go to Forrest Gump composer Alan Silvestri.

Because post-production is happening on the same time on both Ready Player One and Spielberg’s other film, The Post (formerly known as The Papers), Williams will score the latter film. It will mark their 28th feature collaboration. – Full article at Variety