Biography

Hans Florian Zimmer (born September 12th, 1957) is a German composer and record producer. Since the 1980s, he has composed music for over 150 films. His works include The Lion King, for which he won Academy Award for Best Original Score in 1994, the Pirates of the Caribbean series, The Thin Red Line, Gladiator, The Last Samurai, The Dark Knight Trilogy, Inception, and Interstellar. Zimmer spent the early part of his career in the United Kingdom before moving to the United States. He is the head of the film music division at DreamWorks studios and works with other composers through the company that he founded, Remote Control Productions. Zimmer's works are notable for integrating electronic music sounds with traditional orchestral arrangements. He has received fourGrammy Awards, three Classical BRIT Awards, two Golden Globes, and an Academy Award. He was also named on the list of Top 100 Living Geniuses, published by The Daily Telegraph.

Hans Florian Zimmer (born September 12th, 1957) is a German composer and record producer. Since the 1980s, he has composed music for over 150 films. His works include The Lion King, for which he won Academy Award for Best Original Score in 1994, the Pirates of the Caribbean series, The Thin Red Line, Gladiator, The Last Samurai, The Dark Knight Trilogy, Inception, and Interstellar. Zimmer spent the early part of his career in the United Kingdom before moving to the United States. He is the head of the film music division at DreamWorks studios and works with other composers through the company that he founded, Remote Control Productions. Zimmer's works are notable for integrating electronic music sounds with traditional orchestral arrangements. He has received fourGrammy Awards, three Classical BRIT Awards, two Golden Globes, and an Academy Award. He was also named on the list of Top 100 Living Geniuses, published by The Daily Telegraph.

Personal Info

Known For Sound

Gender Male

Known Credits 163

Birthday 1957-09-12

Place of Birth Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany

Official Site http://hanszimmer.com/

Also Known As

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Sound TV ShowsMovies

2020 Dune Original Music Composer
2020 Top Gun: Maverick Original Music Composer
2020 Wonder Woman 1984 Original Music Composer
2020 The Spongebob Movie: It's a Wonderful Sponge Music
2019 The Lion King Music
2019 Dark Phoenix Music
2018 Widows Music
2018 Hunting Bigfoot Music
2018 Blue Planet II: One Ocean & The Deep Music
2018 Believer Music
2017 Blue Planet II (7 episodes)Original Music Composer (0 episodes)Music
2017 Blade Runner 2049 Original Music Composer
2017 Hans Zimmer: Live in Prague Music
2017 Dunkirk Original Music Composer
2017 The Boss Baby Original Music Composer
2016 Hidden Figures Original Music Composer
2016 Planet Earth II (6 episodes)Original Music Composer (2 episodes)Music
2016 Inferno Original Music Composer
2016 The Last Face Original Music Composer
2016 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Original Music Composer
2016 Kung Fu Panda 3 Original Music Composer
2016 Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Scroll Music
2015 The Little Prince Original Music Composer
2015 Les bosquets Original Music Composer
2015 Woman in Gold Original Music Composer
2015 Chappie Original Music Composer
2014 Interstellar Original Music Composer
2014 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Original Music Composer
2014 Winter's Tale Original Music Composer
2013 12 Years a Slave Original Music Composer
2013 Rush Original Music Composer
2013 Mr. Morgan's Last Love Original Music Composer
2013 The Lone Ranger Original Music Composer
2013 Man of Steel Original Music Composer
2012 The Dark Knight Rises Original Music Composer
2012 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted Original Music Composer
2011 Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows Original Music Composer
2011 Pirates of the Caribbean: Tales of the Code: Wedlocked Original Music Composer
2011 Kung Fu Panda 2 Original Music Composer
2011 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides Original Music Composer
2011 Rango Original Music Composer
2011 The Dilemma Original Music Composer
2010 How Do You Know Original Music Composer
2010 Megamind Original Music Composer
2010 Inception Original Music Composer
2010 Despicable Me Music Score Producer
2010 Through the Wormhole (62 episodes)Music
2010 The Pacific (10 episodes)Music
2010 Henri 4 Original Music Composer
2009 It's Complicated Original Music Composer
2009 Sherlock Holmes Music
2009 Angels & Demons Original Music Composer
2008 Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Furious Five Music
2008 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa Musician Original Music Composer
2008 Frost/Nixon Original Music Composer
2008 The Dark Knight Original Music Composer
2008 The Burning Plain Music
2008 Kung Fu Panda Original Music Composer
2007 The Simpsons Movie Original Music Composer
2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End Original Music Composer
2006 The Holiday Original Music Composer
2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest Original Music Composer
2006 The Da Vinci Code Original Music Composer
2005 The Weather Man Original Music Composer
2005 Blood+ (50 episodes)Music Producer
2005 Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit Music Score Producer
2005 The Island Music Score Producer
2005 Batman Begins Original Music Composer
2005 Madagascar Original Music Composer
2004 Spanglish Original Music Composer
2004 Shark Tale Original Music Composer
2004 Laura's Star Original Music Composer
2004 Thunderbirds Original Music Composer
2004 King Arthur Original Music Composer
2003 Something's Gotta Give Music
2003 The Last Samurai Original Music Composer
2003 Matchstick Men Original Music Composer
2003 Tears of the Sun Original Music Composer
2003 Thelma & Louise: The Last Journey Music
2002 The Ring Original Music Composer
2002 Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron Original Music Composer
2001 Black Hawk Down Original Music Composer
2001 Riding in Cars with Boys Original Music Composer
2001 Pearl Harbor Original Music Composer
2001 Hannibal Original Music Composer
2001 The Pledge Original Music Composer
2000 An Everlasting Piece Music
2000 Mission: Impossible II Conductor Original Music Composer
2000 Gladiator Original Music Composer
2000 The Road to El Dorado Original Music Composer
1999 Chill Factor Original Music Composer
1998 The Thin Red Line Original Music Composer
1998 The Prince of Egypt Original Music Composer
1998 The Last Days Music
1997 As Good as It Gets Music
1997 The Peacemaker Original Music Composer
1996 The Preacher's Wife Music
1996 The Fan Original Music Composer
1996 The Rock Original Music Composer
1996 Muppet Treasure Island Original Music Composer
1996 Broken Arrow Original Music Composer
1995 Two Deaths Original Music Composer
1995 Something to Talk About Original Music Composer
1995 Nine Months Original Music Composer
1995 Beyond Rangoon Original Music Composer
1995 Crimson Tide Original Music Composer
1994 Drop Zone Original Music Composer
1994 Renaissance Man Original Music Composer
1994 The Lion King Original Music Composer
1994 I'll Do Anything Original Music Composer
1993 The House of the Spirits Original Music Composer
1993 Younger and Younger Original Music Composer
1993 Cool Runnings Original Music Composer
1993 True Romance Original Music Composer
1993 Point of No Return Music
1992 Toys Original Music Composer
1992 A League of Their Own Original Music Composer
1992 The Power of One Music
1992 Radio Flyer Original Music Composer
1991 Regarding Henry Original Music Composer
1991 Backdraft Original Music Composer
1991 Thelma & Louise Original Music Composer
1990 Green Card Original Music Composer
1990 Pacific Heights Original Music Composer
1990 Days of Thunder Original Music Composer
1990 Bird on a Wire Original Music Composer
1990 Arcadia Music
1989 Driving Miss Daisy Original Music Composer
1989 Black Rain Original Music Composer
1989 Twister Original Music Composer
1988 Burning Secret Original Music Composer
1988 Rain Man Original Music Composer
1988 Nightmare at Noon Original Music Composer
1988 A World Apart Music
1988 Prisoner of Rio Original Music Composer
1988 Taffin Original Music Composer Music
1988 The Nature of the Beast Original Music Composer
1988 Paperhouse Original Music Composer
1986 The Wind Music
1986 The Zero Boys Original Music Composer
1985 Insignificance Music
1984 The Story of O Part 2 Original Music Composer

Acting

2019 One Night for One Drop: Imagined by Cirque du Soleil as Performance
2018 The Box
2017 Hans Zimmer: Live in Prague as Himself
2017 Hans Zimmer: Live at Coachella
2017 Score: A Film Music Documentary as Himself
2015 Hans Zimmer Revealed: The Documentary as Himself
2015 Inside Interstellar
2014 The Distortion of Sound as Himself
2011 Hans Zimmer - Der Sound für Hollywood as Himself
2003 Thelma & Louise: The Last Journey as Himself
2002 Through the Night with... (1 episode)
1995 The Harald Schmidt Show (1 episode)
1981 Wanna bet, that..? (1 episode)
1966 Goldene Kamera Verleihung (1 episode) as himself
1953 The Academy Awards (1 episode) as Hans Zimmer

Crew

2007 Sicko Thanks
2006 Over the Hedge Executive Music Producer
2006 Planet Earth (11 episodes)Executive Music Producer
2004 Shrek 2 Thanks
2001 Shrek Thanks
2000 Dungeons & Dragons Thanks
2000 Chicken Run Thanks
1998 Antz Executive Music Producer

Production

2015 Les bosquets Executive Producer

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