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John Debney


Academy® award nominated 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 combines his classical ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 26 wins & 10 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 Careful What You Wish For (composer: theme music) (completed)
 2014 The Road Within (composer: theme music) (completed)
 2012-2014 Doctor Who Online Adventures (TV Series short) (title music arranger - 40 episodes)
- Family: Part 3 (2014) ... (title music arranger)
- Family: Part 2 (2014) ... (title music arranger)
- Family: Part 1 (2014) ... (title music arranger)
- Sacrifice: Part 3 (2014) ... (title music arranger)
- Sacrifice: Part 2 (2014) ... (title music arranger)
 2013 Bonnie and Clyde (TV Mini-Series) (soundtrack album producer - 2 episodes)
- Part 2 (2013) ... (soundtrack album producer - uncredited)
- Part 1 (2013) ... (soundtrack album producer - uncredited)
 2011-2013 Supah Ninjas (TV Series) (composer - 18 episodes)
- The End of the Ninja (2013) ... (composer: main theme)
- Shadow Fly (2013) ... (composer: theme music)
- Flint Forster (2013) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Con Man (2013) ... (composer: main theme)
- Ishina (2011) ... (composer: theme music)
 2012 Hatfields & McCoys (TV Mini-Series) (score producer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2012) ... (score producer)
 2011/I No Strings Attached (conductor)
 2010 Machete (musician: Chingon band)
 2010 Iron Man 2 (musician: electric guitar)
 2010/I Valentine's Day (conductor)
 2009 Hannah Montana: The Movie (conductor)
 2008 The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor (composer: additional music) / (conductor)
 2008 Meet Dave (conductor)
 2008 Swing Vote (conductor)
 2007 Big Stan (composer: themes)
 2007 Spider-Man 3 (composer: additional music)
 2006 Idlewild (conductor)
 2006 The Ant Bully (conductor)
 2005 Zathura: A Space Adventure (conductor - uncredited)
 2005 Chicken Little (conductor)
 2005 Venom (composer: themes)
 2005 Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo (composer: theme music)
 2005 Duma (music programmer: synthesizer and percussion)
 2005 Sin City (conductor)
 2004 Spider-Man 2 (composer: additional music)
 2004 The Passion of the Christ (soundtrack producer - uncredited)
 2003 Looney Tunes: Back in Action (composer: additional music)
 2003 Elf (conductor - uncredited)
 2003 Malibu's Most Wanted (composer: themes)
 2002 Christmas Rush (TV Movie) (composer: theme music)
 2002 HBO First Look (TV Series documentary) (musician - 1 episode)
 2002 Swimfan (composer: music themes)
 2002 Dragonfly (conductor) / (orchestrator - uncredited)
 2001 The Princess Diaries (conductor - uncredited)
 2001 Heartbreakers (conductor) / (music producer: score)
 2001 See Spot Run (music score producer)
 2000 The Emperor's New Groove (conductor) / (score producer)
 2000 The Replacements (conductor)
 2000 Relative Values (conductor)
 2000 Gundam Savior (TV Movie) (composer: theme)
 1998 I'll Be Home for Christmas (score conductor)
 1998 Paulie (conductor - uncredited)
 1997 I Know What You Did Last Summer (conductor)
 1997 Liar Liar (conductor)
 1997 The Relic (conductor)
 1996 The Lazarus Man (TV Series) (composer - 20 episodes)
- Quality of the Enemy (1996) ... (composer: theme music)
- Shadow (1996) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Sheriff (1996) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Penance (1996) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Hold-Up (1996) ... (composer: theme music)
 1996 The Pretender (TV Series) (composer: theme music)
 1996 Carpool (conductor - uncredited) / (synthesizer programming)
 1996 Doctor Who (TV Movie) (conductor - uncredited)
 1996 Sisters (TV Series) (composer - 1 episode)
- War and Peace: Part 2 (1996) ... (composer: theme music)
 1996 Getting Away with Murder (orchestrator)
 1995 Sudden Death (conductor)
 1994-1995 SeaQuest 2032 (TV Series) (composer - 21 episodes)
- Blindsided (1995) ... (composer: theme music)
- Splashdown (1995) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Siamese Dream (1995) ... (composer: theme music)
- Dagger Redux (1995) ... (composer: theme music)
- Something in the Air (1995) ... (composer: theme music)
 1995 Runaway Brain (Short) (conductor)
 1995 In Pursuit of Honor (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1994 Little Giants (conductor)
 1994 Pop Quiz (TV Series) (composer - 8 episodes)
- Episode #1.8 (1994) ... (composer: theme music)
- Episode #1.7 (1994) ... (composer: theme music)
- Episode #1.6 (1994) ... (composer: theme music)
- Episode #1.5 (1994) ... (composer: theme music)
- Episode #1.4 (1994) ... (composer: theme music)
 1993 Against the Grain (TV Series) (composer - 6 episodes)
- Two Minute Drill (1993) ... (composer: theme music)
- Don't Be a Stranger (1993) ... (composer: theme music)
- Respect (1993) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Buck Stops... There (1993) ... (composer: theme music)
- Pilot (1993) ... (composer: theme music)
 1993 Hocus Pocus (conductor)
 1993 Class of '61 (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1993 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (TV Series) (conductor)
 1992 Freshman Dorm (TV Series) (composer - 5 episodes)
- My Boyfriend's Back (1992) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Scarlett Letter (1992) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Last Sonnet (1992) ... (composer: theme music)
- Sex, Truth and Theatre (1992) ... (composer: theme music)
- Pilot (1992) ... (composer: theme music)
 1989-1992 The Young Riders (TV Series) (composer - 67 episodes)
- 'Til Death Do Us Part: Part 2 (1992) ... (composer: theme music)
- 'Til Death Do Us Part: Part 1 (1992) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Debt (1992) ... (composer: theme music)
- Lessons Learned (1992) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Sacrifice (1992) ... (composer: theme music)
 1990 Tiny Toon Adventures (TV Series) (song - 1 episode)
- Gang Busters (1990) ... (song: music and lyrics by)
 1990 Jetsons: The Movie (conductor)
 1990 The Yum Yums: The Day Things Went Sour (TV Movie) (composer: theme music)
 1989 Captain Power: The Beginning (TV Movie) (music coordinator - as John Denby)
 1988 The New Yogi Bear Show (TV Series) (composer: main title music - 1988)
 1988 Scooby-Doo and the Ghoul School (TV Movie) (song: music and lyrics by)
 1988 Rockin' with Judy Jetson (TV Movie) (song: music and lyrics by)
 1988 Yogi & the Invasion of the Space Bears (TV Movie) (songs: music and lyrics by)
 1987 Top Cat and the Beverly Hills Cats (TV Movie) (song: music and lyrics by)
 1987 DTV Monster Hits (TV Movie) (composer: additional music)
 1987 Star Trek: The Next Generation (TV Series) (conductor)
 1987 Yogi's Great Escape (TV Movie) (song: music by)
 1987 Captain Power and the Soldiers of the Future (TV Series) (conductor)
 1987 The Mother Goose Video Treasury (Video short) (musical director)
 1979-1987 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series) (composer - 2 episodes)
- Great Moments in Disney Animation (1987) ... (composer: additional music)
- Baseball Fever (1979) ... (composer: theme music)
 1986 DTV Valentine (TV Movie) (soundtrack)
 1985 Dumbo's Circus (TV Series) (musical director - 1985)
 1985 Too Smart for Strangers (TV Movie) (music arranger)
 1984 Dragon's Lair (TV Series) (conductor - 1 episode)
- Tale of the Enchanted Gift ... (conductor)
 1984 The Disney Family Album (TV Series documentary) (composer: theme music - 1984)
 1983 A Disney Christmas Gift (TV Movie) (composer: additional music)
 1982 A Walt Disney Christmas (Video) (composer: additional music)
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I hate, hate being on a movie set. It takes about 5 hours just to light the thing.

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Finished recording the Soundtrack of Factor 5's Playstation 3 game 'Lair' at Abbey's Studio, London See more »

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