Jack Antonoff, a former student of the Solomon Schechter Day School of Bergen County, has had some serious success over the last few years. Recently, Antonoff worked with and co-wrote one of Taylor Swift’s songs, “Sweeter Than Fiction.”
The song, which can be heard in full here, was nominated for Best Original Song in a motion picture for a 2014 Golden Globe award. “Sweeter Than Fiction” plays during the end credits of a British film titled “One Chance,” a film about Paul Potts, the winner of Britian’s Got Talent.
Antonoff and Swifft, who penned the song together, find themselves nominated against the like of U2, Coldplay and Justin Timberlake. Here are the nominees for the award:
- Coldplay – “Atlas,” from The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
- Idina Menzel – “Let it Go,” from Frozen
- Taylor Swift – “Sweeter Than Fiction,” from One Chance
- Justin Timberlake, Oscar Isaac and Adam Driver – “Please Mr. Kennedy,” from Inside Llewyn Davis
- U2 – “Ordinary Love,” from Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom
The complete list of nominees for the 2014 Golden Globes can be found here.