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Ian Hunter (IV)

Ian Hunter was born on June 3, 1939 in Oswestry, Shropshire, England as Ian Hunter Patterson. He is known for his work on Toys (1992), Fright Night (1985) and Breaking the Waves (1996). See full bio »

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Known For

Toys Music Department
Fright Night
Fright Night Soundtrack
Breaking the Waves
Breaking the Waves Soundtrack
The Diary of a Teenage Girl


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 2004 Hollywood the Hard Way (Short) (composer: song "Purgatory")
 1996-2004 The Drew Carey Show (TV Series) (composer - 180 episodes)
- Still Life with Freeloader (2004) ... (composer: theme music)
- Passion of the Wick (2004) ... (composer: theme music)
- Finale (2004) ... (composer: theme music)
- Love, Sri Lankan Style (2004) ... (composer: theme music)
- Knot in the Mood (2004) ... (composer: theme music)
 1992 Toys (musician)
 1991 Great White: My... My... My... the Video Collection (Video) (composer: song "Once Bitten Twice Shy")
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Radio was closed to us. We had a couple of stabs at singles; neither of them worked and we were never going to get Top of the Pops (1964) unless we got something special. When Bowie (David Bowie) found out we were thinking of splitting up he gave us Suffragette City and we said no. It was a good song, but not good enough. Then he played us Dudes and it was like, "Whoa, do you know what you're ... See more »


Presented the inaugural Classic Songwriter award by Classic Rock magazine in October 2005. See more »

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