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Thomas Newman was born on October 20, 1955 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Thomas Montgomery Newman. He is known for his work on WALL·E (2008), Skyfall (2012) and Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004). See full bio »
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Nominated for 12 Oscars. Another 41 wins & 43 nominations. See more awards »

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Album for "The Innocents" See more »

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5' 10" (1.78 m)

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About 8 nominations and 0 wins at the Oscars: Losing makes you strong. I like being the underdog. See more »


During the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, parts of his score to Road to Perdition (2002) was used during a reflective piece on the life of Nodar Kumaritashvili, a Georgian luger killed during a training session hours before the Olympic games began. See more »


Almost always plays piano on his own scores, typically during slow, moody passages. See more »



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