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Harry Gregson-Williams

Harry Gregson-Williams is a composer. He was the composer on all four installments of the blockbuster Shrek franchise; garnered a BAFTA nomination for the score for the first Shrek; and received Golden Globe and Grammy Award nominations for his score to Andrew Adamson's The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe. He has also ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 19 wins & 28 nominations. See more awards »

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Shrek Composer
Shrek 2
Shrek 2 Composer
The Martian
The Martian Composer


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 2016 Confirmation (TV Movie)
 2015 A Most Peculiar Man (Short) (music by)
 2015 The Martian
 2015 Monkey Kingdom (Documentary)
 2015 Blackhat
 2014 Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (Video Game)
 2014/II Secretos (Short)
 2014 The Equalizer
 2014 Hate from a Distance (Short)
 2014 Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes (Video Game)
 2014/II This Time (Short) (music by)
 2013 The East (themes)
 2013 A Nutshell for 2013 (Documentary short)
 2012 Mr. Pip
 2012/I Total Recall
 2012 I Am Bad
 2011 Life in a Day (Documentary)
 2010 Unstoppable
 2010 The Town
 2010 Twelve
 2008 Jolene
 2008 Em
 2007 Shrek the Halls (TV Movie)
 2007 The Riches (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Believe the Lie (2007)
- Pilot (2007) ... (as Harry Gregson Williams)
 2007 The Number 23
 2006 Deja Vu
 2006 Flushed Away
 2006 The Uninvited (Short)
 2005 Domino
 2004 Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (Video Game)
 2004/I Return to Sender
 2004 Shrek 2
 2004 Man on Fire
 2003 The British Schindler (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 Sinbad and the Cyclops Island (Video short)
 2003 The Rundown
 2003 Shrek 4-D (Short)
 2002 Beat the Devil (Short)
 2002 Phone Booth
 2002 Passionada
 2002 AFP: American Fighter Pilot (TV Series) (as Harry Gregson Williams)
 2001 Chow Yun-Fat Goes Hollywood (Video documentary short)
 2001 Spy Game
 2001 Powder Keg (Short) (uncredited)
 2001 Shrek
 2001 Spy Kids
 2001 The Making of 'Spy Game' (Video documentary short)
 2000 Chicken Run
 2000 HBO First Look (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1999 Light It Up
 1999 The Hunger (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Sanctuary (1999) ... (as Harry Gregson Williams)
 1999 The Match
 1999 Swing Vote (TV Movie)
 1998 Antz (music by)
 1997 The Borrowers
 1997 Deceiver
 1996 Witness Against Hitler (TV Movie)
 1995 Hotel Paradise (Short)
 1995 Full Body Massage (TV Movie)
 1995 Ghosts (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Three Miles Up (1995)
 1994 Broken Heart (Short)
 1994 White Angel
 1992 Champion Children (TV Series)
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Wrote music for the TGS 2006 trailer for Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots (2008). See more »

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Harry Gregson Williams

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Invited to join the AMPAS in 2006. See more »


Uses electric cello and/or violin in nearly every score since The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.

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