The famous composer Johann Johannsson announced that the star had died in the German capital of Berlin at the age of 48, without revealing the reasons for the death.
Johann has won numerous awards and has been nominated for the most prestigious awards such as Oscars, BAFTA, Golden Globs and Grammy Awards.
He was known for his participation in several international films, such as The Theory of Everything, Sicario and, more recently, mother.
"Today my friend, who was one of the most talented musicians I have ever known, lost my talent and intelligence … We spent a lot of time together," said Tim Husom, his business director.
Many of the world's stars have written on social media, condolences to the late composer Johann Johansson.
Johann Johansson's family now lives in Iceland, while his only daughter lives in Copenhagen, Denmark.
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