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John Debney


Academy® Award nominated and Emmy® Award winner John Debney is considered one of the most prolific and successful composers in Hollywood. His unique ability to create memorable work across a variety of genres, as well as his reputation for being remarkably collaborative, have made him the first choice of top level producers and directors. Debney ... See full bio »
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 2015 Texas Rising (TV Mini-Series) (8 episodes) (post-production)
- Episode #1.7 (2015)
- Episode #1.8 (2015)
- Episode #1.6 (2015)
- Episode #1.5 (2015)
- Episode #1.4 (2015)
 2015 American Odyssey (TV Series) (13 episodes)
- Episode #1.13 (2015)
- Episode #1.12 (2015)
- Gingerbread (2015)
- Fubar Bundy (2015)
- Figmo (2015)
 2015 Broken Horses
 2015 Point of Honor (TV Movie)
 2014 Forever (TV Series)
 2014 The Cobbler
 2014 Houdini (TV Mini-Series) (2 episodes)
- Part 2 (2014)
- Part 1 (2014)
 2014 Walk of Shame
 2014/I Draft Day
 2014 The After (TV Movie)
 2013 Bonnie and Clyde (TV Mini-Series) (2 episodes)
- Part 2 (2013)
- Part 1 (2013)
 2013/II The Call
 2013 Jobs
 2012 Alex Cross
 2012 Hatfields & McCoys (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2012)
- Episode #1.2 (2012)
- Episode #1.1 (2012)
 2012/I A Thousand Words
 2011/I The Double
 2011 Dream House
 2011 The Change-Up
 2011 The Sims Medieval (Video Game)
 2010 Yogi Bear
 2010 Predators
 2010 Iron Man 2
 2010 Snowmen
 2010/I Valentine's Day
 2009/I Old Dogs
 2009 Doctor Who Online Adventures (TV Series short) (music arranged by)
 2008 The Seed (Short)
 2008 Meet Dave
 2008 Swing Vote
 2007 Evan Almighty (music by)
 2007 Georgia Rule
 2007 Lair (Video Game)
 2006 Idlewild
 2006 Barnyard
 2006 The Ant Bully
 2006 Hatching 'Chicken Little' (Video documentary short)
 2005 Duma
 2005 Sin City
 2005 The Pacifier
 2004 How They Made the North Pole (Video documentary short)
 2004 Lights, Camera, Puffin! (Video documentary short)
 2004 Tag Along with Will Ferrell (Video documentary short)
 2004 Raising Helen
 2004 Christmas in Tinseltown (Video documentary short)
 2004 Deck the Halls (Video documentary short)
 2004 Film School for Kids (Video documentary short)
 2004 Kids on Christmas (Video documentary short)
 2004 Santa Mania (Video short)
 2004 That's a Wrap (Video documentary short)
 2003 Elf
 2003 Bruce Almighty (music by)
 2003 Most (Short)
 2002 The Hot Chick
 2002 The Tuxedo
 2002 Dragonfly
 2002 Snow Dogs
 2001 Cats & Dogs
 2001 Heartbreakers
 2001 Spy Kids
 2001 See Spot Run
 2000 G-Saviour (TV Movie)
 2000 Running Mates (TV Movie)
 2000 Michael Jordan to the Max (Documentary short)
 1999 End of Days
 1999 Komodo
 1999 Dick
 1999/I Lost & Found
 1998 Paulie
 1997 Liar Liar (score composed and conducted by)
 1997 The Relic
 1997 Justice League of America (TV Movie)
 1996 The Cape (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (1996)
 1996 Carpool
 1996 Doctor Who (TV Movie)
 1995 Sudden Death
 1995 Kansas (TV Movie)
 1995 Runaway Brain (Short)
 1995 In Pursuit of Honor (TV Movie)
 1995 Houseguest
 1995 Chameleon
 1994 Little Giants
 1994 Star Trek: The Next Generation (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Pegasus (1994)
 1993 SeaQuest 2032 (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Photon Bullet (1993)
- Give Me Liberte (1993)
- Games (1993)
 1993 Hollyrock-a-Bye Baby (TV Movie)
 1993 The Town Santa Forgot (TV Movie)
 1993 The Halloween Tree (TV Movie)
 1993 For Love and Glory (TV Movie)
 1993 Praying Mantis (TV Movie)
 1993 Hocus Pocus
 1993 Jack's Place (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- True Love Ways (1993)
- Faithful Henry (1993)
- The Seventh Meal (1993)
 1993 Gunmen
 1993 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Progress (1993)
- The Nagus (1993)
 1993 Class of '61 (TV Movie)
 1993 Jonny's Golden Quest (TV Movie)
 1993 I Yabba-Dabba Do! (TV Movie)
 1992 The Plucky Duck Show (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Hollywood Plucky (1992)
 1992 Sunstroke (TV Movie)
 1992 Still Not Quite Human (TV Movie)
 1991 Vidiots (TV Movie)
 1991 Into the Badlands (TV Movie)
 1991 A Seduction in Travis County (TV Movie)
 1989-1991 The Young Riders (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- The Exchange (1991)
- The Keepsake (1989)
 1990 Piggsburg Pigs (TV Series) (1990)
 1990 Tiny Toon Adventures (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Hollywood Plucky (1990)
- Gang Busters (1990)
 1990 The Face of Fear (TV Movie)
 1989 The Further Adventures of SuperTed (TV Series) (1989)
 1989 Nightmare Classics (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1989 Trenchcoat in Paradise (TV Movie)
 1987 The Wild Pair
 1987 CBS Summer Playhouse (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1985-1987 Fame (TV Series) (29 episodes)
- Reggie and Rose (1987)
- Best Buddies (1987)
- Ian's Girl (1987)
 1986 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Marathon (1986)
 1986 The Twilight Zone (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Storyteller/Nightsong (1986) ... (segment "Nightsong")
 1984-1985 The Disney Family Album (TV Series documentary) (5 episodes)
- Marc Davis (1985)
- Frank Thomas (1985)
- Milt Kahl (1984)
 1985 Rose Petal Place: Real Friends (TV Movie)
 1984 Dragon's Lair (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1984 Donald Duck's 50th Birthday (TV Special short)
 1982 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1980 Deer in the Works (Short)
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Personal Quote:

I hate, hate being on a movie set. It takes about 5 hours just to light the thing.

Trivia:

Son of Louis Debney. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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