A.R. Rahman to score first U.S. film

'Slumdog' composer signs on for 'Couples Retreat'

A.R. Rahman, the Oscar-winning “Slumdog Millionaire” composer, has agreed to score his first American feature.

Rahman will compose the score to “Couples Retreat,” the Peter Billingsley-directed Universal Pictures comedy that stars Vince Vaughn.

Based on an idea by Vaughn, the pic follows four couples who head to a tropical resort, where one couple plans to work on their marriage.

Vaughn produces with Scott Stuber.

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