Rachel Portman was born on December 11, 1960 in Haslemere, Surrey, England as Rachel Mary Berkeley Portman. She is known for her work on Never Let Me Go (2010), Emma (1996) and Chocolat (2000). She has been married to Uberto Pasolini since 1995. They have three children. See full bio »
Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas
(Video) (writer: "Stories", "As Long As There's Christmas", "Don't Fall in Love", "As Long As There's Christmas (Reprise)", "A Cut Above the Rest", "As Long As There's Christmas (End Title)", "Belle's Magical Gift", "Fife's Yuletide Theme", "The Enchanted Christmas Finale")
Started composing on the piano at age 13. See more
Her film scores, usually dominant in strings and wind instruments, often have a lilting, almost magical quality to them. This style is most prominent in the films, Used People (1992), Emma (1996), Benny & Joon (1993) & Chocolat (2000).