Hans Zimmer
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1957-09-12
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Hans Zimmer

Biography

Hans Florian Zimmer (born 12 September 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 ...

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Biography

Hans Florian Zimmer (born 12 September 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.

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Thunderbirds Are Go
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Thunderbirds Are Go
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Twelve Years a Slave (2013) - Solomon
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Twelve Years a Slave (2013) - Solomon
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Twelve Years a Slave (2013) - Washington
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Twelve Years a Slave (2013) - Washington
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The Dark Knight (2008): Why So Serious/I'm not a Hero
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The Dark Knight (2008): Why So Serious/I'm not a Hero
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My Mind Rebels At Stagnation
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My Mind Rebels At Stagnation
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Chevaliers de Sangreal (from the soundtrack to The Da Vinci Code)
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Chevaliers de Sangreal (from the soundtrack to The Da Vinci Code)
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My Beautiful Laundrette
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My Beautiful Laundrette
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Theme From True Romance (You're So Cool)
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Theme From True Romance (You're So Cool)
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Sherlock Holmes – He’s killed the dog again (excerpt)
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Sherlock Holmes – He’s killed the dog again (excerpt)
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Pirates of the Caribbean (end credits)
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Pirates of the Caribbean (end credits)
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Another Brick in Hadrian's Wall from King Arthur (film soundtrack)
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Another Brick in Hadrian's Wall from King Arthur (film soundtrack)
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KING ARTHUR (2004): Do You Think I'm Saxon?
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KING ARTHUR (2004): Do You Think I'm Saxon?
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THELMA AND LOUISE (1991): Titles (Thunderbird)
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THELMA AND LOUISE (1991): Titles (Thunderbird)
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Guilty of Being Innocent Of Being Jack Sparrow
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Guilty of Being Innocent Of Being Jack Sparrow
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God U Tekem Laef Blong Mi
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God U Tekem Laef Blong Mi
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Beverley Hilton 
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Beverley Hilton 
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Day One from Soundtrack to Interstellar
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Day One from Soundtrack to Interstellar
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Research Montage 
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Research Montage 
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First Step 
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First Step 
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Catatonic 
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Catatonic 
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Psychological Recovery 
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Psychological Recovery 
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Marital Sabotage 
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Marital Sabotage 
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Data Data Data 
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Data Data Data 
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Discombobulate
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Discombobulate
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Mombasa 
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Mombasa 
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THE DARK KNIGHT RISES (2012): Imagine the Fire
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THE DARK KNIGHT RISES (2012): Imagine the Fire
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Cornfield Chase from Interstellar
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Cornfield Chase from Interstellar
Various Artists
Im Going Home from Interstellar
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Im Going Home from Interstellar
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Playlists featuring Hans Zimmer
Essential Classics: Guest Choices
Essential Classics: Guest Choices
A Song for Guy
A Song for Guy
BBC 2014 FIFA World Cup
BBC 2014 FIFA World Cup
The Secrets of the Soundtracks
The Secrets of the Soundtracks



Hans Zimmer Biography

Hans Florian Zimmer (born 12 September 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 four Grammy 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.

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